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After Mobile, Reliance Unleashes JioFiber to Disrupt Home Broadband

No industry has ever seen the kind of competition unleashed by Reliance with the country’s richest man steering the wheel to disrupt the future of India’s telecom sector that had robbed consumers indiscriminately since the beginning of this century in 2000. The market leader Airtel swayed the market with free now pay later schemes but other players followed highly indigenous ...

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BSNL Ups Broadband Speed from 512kbps to 2Mbps Minimum but FUP Curtails Spirit

Finally some good news coming for 12 crore BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited) customers as the government-owned firm has confirmed to increase its broadband minimum speed from 512kbps to 2mbps but without concurrent increase of data usage under Fair Usage Policy. On Monday afternoon, Communications and Information Technology Minister of India, Ravi Shankar Prasad has confirmed by tweeting, “#BSNL redefines ...

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BSNL to Set up 4,500 Wi-Fi Hotspots in Tourist, Religious Places by 2018: Minister

Following individual state governments embarking upon free wi-fi spots in capitals and select areas, Delhi government promising the entire capital a wi-fi treat in 5 years, the Centre has announced a whopping Rs.6,000 crore budget for the state-run BSNL to set up 40,000 wi-fi hotspots across the country. However, these hotspots will not be free but chargeeable at minimum denominations ...

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BSNL Makes Night Calls Free

State-run telecom major BSNL has unveiled a clear-shot at its rivals making night phone calls from the landline absolutely free. These calls can be made to any landline or mobile number across the country, irrespective of the provider (Telecom Service Provider). To be effective from the Labour day on May 1, “This unlimited free night calling shall be available from ...

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For Free Internet Visit Hussainsagar, NTR Marg, Necklace Road but…

The much-touted free Internet service for Hyderabad residents has been fulfilled by the Telangana government with IT Minister KT Rama Rao inaugurating the service in Hussainsagar, NTR Marg, Necklace Road but rules apply as it is free only for the first 30 minutes and BSNL charges will apply after that. For the service, BSNL and WiFi infra firm Quadgen Wireless ...

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Anupam Shrivastava is new BSNL chairman and managing director

Anupam Shrivastava has been appointed the chairman and managing director (CMD) of state-run BSNL from Jan 15, a company statement said here Friday. Shrivastava has been appointed CMD of BSNL for a period of five years or till the time of superannuation at the age of 60 years, it said. “Government is focusing on connecting unconnected people with telecom services ...

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