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Govt appoints Anshu Prakash as new telecom secretary

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) Wednesday cleared the appointment of Anshu Prakash as the new secretary in the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), replacing incumbent Aruna Sundararajan, a Kerala cadre 1982-batch IAS officer, who is retiring on July 31 after a two-year stint. Prakash, a 1986-batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram-Union Territories (AGMUT) cadre has been currently working as an additional secretary in the telecom department.

Vodafone Idea partners with Amdocs for multi-year smart operations services for postpaid segment

BSNL reviews outsourced functions to save cost; faces Rs 800 cr revenue-expense gap

Employees union seek Centre’s soft loans to revive crisis-affected BSNL

Telcos’ no to bidding as Trai turns down DoT plea to reduce base price for 5G spectrum auction

Anritsu strengthens leadership for 5G NR Protocol Conformance Tests in Global Certification Forum

Airtel, Vodafone Idea may have limited participation in 5G spectrum auction

Make India hub of telecom equipment manufacturing: Prasad to telcos

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Huawei launches new distributed operating system, HarmonyOS

At the Huawei Developer Conference today, Huawei launched HarmonyOS – a new microkernel-based, distributed operating system designed to deliver a cohesive user experience across all devices and scenarios. Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei''s Consumer Business Group, explained the company''s thoughts behind developing this new OS. "We''re entering a day and age where people expect a holistic intelligent experience across all devices and scenarios. To support this, we felt it was important to have an operating system

Karbonn Mobiles launches new ‘Made in India’, ‘Made for India’ range of feature-packed phones to celebrate the Independence month

Coolpad plans to release its first 5G-ready smartphones in Indian market

11,000 hotspots to provide free Wi-Fi across Delhi soon

Huawei CBG plans retail presence in tier-2 and 3 cities in 3 years

Huawei launches its first phone Y9 Prime 2019 with 16MP pop-up selfie camera

Bug in Truecaller affects UPI payments feature

Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone Idea oppose allocation of premium 700 MHz spectrum to Railways

Idea is now MP & Chhattisgarh’s fastest 4G Network for uploads; as verified by Ookla®

Airtel builds the Backbone for Digital Uttar Pradesh



Reduce the IUC: Use pure LRIC methods to calculate interconnection charges

B K Syngal, Former CMD, VSNL

The telecom regulatory authority of India or TRAI has started the exercise of reviewing interconnection usage charge (IUC). There is always a dispute between incumbent and new operators on interconnection charges. Incumbent operators want high IUC as they have been around for a longer time and, thus, have more number of subscribers, while new operators want low IUC.

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Delhi witnessed various talents at the 8TH edition of Youth Festival

The 8th edition of Youth Festival started on February 22, 2019, is organized by Sahitya Kala Parishad and the Department of Art, Culture, and Languages, Delhi Government. The 6-day long festival will continue till February 27, 2019, at Central Park. This Youth Festival is one such big platform that showcases the rich cultural legacies of our country and more than 1200 artists are participating this year.

Sahitya Kala Parishad and Dept. of Art, Culture, and Languages, Delhi Govt organizing Youth Festival 2019

Extramarks ties up with BSNL, takes lead in Digital Education

Airtel offers seamless mobile services to Char Dham pilgrims

After bypoll fiasco, what are the options before Modi government to tackle fuel price rise?

Huawei honored with Vodafone ‘Supplier of the Decade’ award