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Airtel techQ quiz contest

Airtel announces winners of techQ quiz contest

Bharti Airtel said more than 1,600 students from 8 technology institutes in India participated in techQ, a telecom and technology quiz contest. “We look forward to continued participation from

Verizon 4G network

Verizon signs new job contract with 36,500 employees

Telecom network operator Verizon reached an agreement in principle with the CWA and IBEW on new contracts with the company’s 36,500 employees – mainly wireline and 165 wireless employees in the

Mobile Internet users

Ofcom: you can text 78070 to block sales calls

British telecom market regulator Ofcom today announced that the country’s mobile phone users can add their number to the UK’s official do not call database by texting TPS and their email

Sunil Mittal receiving Harvard Business School Award

Sunil Mittal receives Harvard Business School Award

Sunil Bharti Mittal, founder and chairman, Bharti Enterprises, has received this year’s Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award. Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award —

A staff member poses with a mock oversized Vodafone Secure SIM card at the Vodafone booth at the CeBit computer fair in Hanover, March, 5, 2012. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files

Vodafone’s Paolo Bertoluzzo resigned

Vodafone Group’s chief commercial operations and strategy officer Paolo Bertoluzzo has resigned from the telecom network operator. Paolo Bertoluzzo will be leaving Vodafone on 8 July 2016 to

TTSL surrenders 20 MHz CDMA spectrum to DoT

Tata Teleservices offers 6 months maternity leave

Indian telecom network operator Tata Teleservices has introduced its six months maternity leave policy to its woman employees. Tata Teleservices did not disclose the number of woman employees. As

Aircel India

Aircel Combo 123 plan to take on Vodafone U

Telecom network operator Aircel has launched Combo 123 recharge coupon for Rs 123 offering unlimited local Aircel to Aircel calling and unlimited data from 12 AM – 6 AM with conditions. Recently,

Reliance Mobile

Reliance Communications, Aircel extend merger talks

Telecom network operator Reliance Communications has extended discussions with small rival Aircel for merging their wireless businesses by another 30 days. This is the second extension by the two

Apple CEO Tim Cook meets Airtel’s Sunil Mittal

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday met Sunil Mittal, chairman of Bharti Airtel at its office. Industry sources said that their meeting at Bharti Airtel’s office lasted an hour and top officials

Telecom and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Telecom spectrum auction in 2-3 months: Prasad

Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday that the next round of telecom spectrum auction, which is expected to mop up a whopping Rs 560,000 crore or $83 billion, will

MTS Russia retail

MTS revenue up 8% in Q1 2016, investment drops

Telecom network operator Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) said its revenue increased 7.9 percent to RUB 108.1 billion in Q1 2016. MTS has made an investment of RUB 18 billion (–28 percent) towards