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

Government will monitor which mobile phone you use

The Department of Telecom (DoT) wants to create a register of IMEI numbers of all mobile phones. Says the move will help consumers whose mobile phones are lost or stolen. “Theft and cloning of mobile phones has become a serious…

DoT wants to reclaim spectrum of bankrupt Aircel, RCom

In a move that will make Aircel and Reliance Communications less attractive to buyers and smack their lenders, the department of telecommunications (DoT) intents to oppose the sale of spectrum held by bankrupt telcos during the insolvency resolution process,

MTNL approaching its end – audit report

Auditor’s report cast doubt on MTNL to continue as a going concern. Company’s liabilities far exceed its net assets.