India’s Telecom War 2021: Mittal’s Airtel Outpaces Ambani’s Jio

Airtel beats Reliance Jio for the third consecutive time to turn into the top telco in the country, while Vodafone Idea continues to lose. Is Mobile Number Portability playing an essential factor in this mobile war?

MTNL shares surge after merger announcement with BSNL

Shares of government-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) on Thursday surged by 4.92 per cent to Rs 6.19 apiece on the BSE after the

Bailing BSNL,MTNL out to set India back by Rs 74,000 crore

Centre is considering a Rs 74,000-crore bailout plan for one of the country’s biggest loss-making PSUs BSNL and MTNL.

DoT to lease out last remains of BSNL to private telcos

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is planning to lease out Bharat Sanchar Nigam’s (BSNL) fibre-based network spread over 8 lakh route km

Reliance Jio adds 1.4 crore users in September; Airtel, Vodafone, Idea lose over 1 crore customers

Reliance Jio and state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL)—gained new subscribers in October, leading to marginal growth in overall telecom user base to 119.2 crore Reliance Jio in September added over 1.3 crore subscribers to its network, while its rivals…