India’s 5G Testbed Successfully Tested, Ashwini Vaishnaw Made First Call

Union minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday made the first 5G call on a trial network set up at IIT Madras using indigenously-developed telecom gears. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the country’s first 5G test-bed, incubated at IIT Madras, to enable startups and industry players to test and validate their products locally and reduce […]

Vi Launches Data Delight Offer for Hero Unlimited Prepaid Plan: Details

Vodafone Idea (Vi) has unveiled the Data Delight offer for its Hero Unlimited data recharge plans. Thanks to this offer, Vi users can gain up to 2GB of additional data every month that is provided over the daily data limit at no extra cost. This offer does not activate automatically. Vi users will have to […]

India Is Planning to Roll Out 6G Network: Prime Minister Modi

India is targeting the rollout of 6G telecom network, which will provide ultra high speed Internet connectivity, by the end of the decade, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday. India currently has 3G and 4G telecom networks and companies are gearing up to launch 5G over the next few months. Speaking at the silver […]

Airtel to Set Up New Technology Centre in Pune

Bharti Airtel is planning to set-up a new technology centre in Pune to support digital services in the Western region and will be hiring around 500 digital engineering professionals by the end of the current fiscal, a senior company official said. This will be Airtel’s fourth digital technology hub in India and first in the […]

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Launches 53 Starlink Satellites From California

A SpaceX rocket carried 53 satellites for the Starlink internet constellation into orbit Friday after blasting off from California. The Falcon 9 booster lifted off from Vandenberg Space Force Base at 3:07pm., and minutes later the first stage landed on a droneship in the Pacific Ocean while the second stage continued toward low Earth orbit. […]

Elon Musk’s Starlink Now Available to Ship Immediately in 32 Countries

SpaceX has announced that its satellite Internet service, Starlink, is now available in 32 countries. The company shared an availability map for Starlink, marking countries under ‘Available’, ‘Waitlist’, and ‘Coming Soon’ segments. Primarily countries in Europe and North America fall under ‘Available’. Furthermore, the company claims that in these regions, Starlink is ready to be […]

Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Mittal Says Only 2.5 Players Left in India’s Telecom Sector

With only “two-and-a-half players” left in the highly competitive domestic telecom sector, the future of battle hardened Bharti Airtel looks good now, its Chairman Sunil Mittal said on Thursday. Speaking at a CII event, Mittal noted that the company has been through many ups and downs, including regulatory challenges and market competition, and is now […]

BSNL Brings Rs. 87 Prepaid Plan With 1GB Daily Data, Unlimited Calls

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched a Rs. 87 prepaid recharge plan for its users that brings benefits including 1GB of high-speed daily data access as well as unlimited voice calling for 14 days. The new BSNL prepaid plan is available to all prepaid users of the state-owned telecom operator. Alongside the data and […]

US Said to Accelerate Kaspersky Security Probe Amid Russia-Ukraine War

US President Joe Biden’s administration ramped up a national security probe into Russia’s AO Kaspersky Lab antivirus software earlier this year amid heightened fears of Russian cyberattacks after Moscow invaded Ukraine, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The case was referred to the Commerce Department by the Department of Justice last year, a fourth […]

India Begins Anti-Dumping Probe Against Cheap Imports of Optical Fibre

India has initiated an anti-dumping probe against imports of a certain type of optical fibre from China, Indonesia and South Korea following a complaint by a domestic player. The duty is aimed at protecting domestic industry from cheap imports. The commerce ministry’s investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) is probing the alleged dumping […]

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