Sun, Mar 26, 2017 | updated 12:53 PM IST

New Delhi [India], Mar. 21 (ANI): After telecom majors Idea Cellular and Vodafone India Ltd. (VIL) announced the acceptance of their merger, credit rating body ICRA believes that this consolidation will be positive for the industry, as it would restore some pricing power and give better bargaining terms with vendors and suppliers.

New Delhi [India], Mar 3 (ANI): Bharti Airtel and Millicom International Cellular S.A on Friday announced that both the companies have, through their respective subsidiaries entered into an agreement for Tigo Ghana Limited and Airtel Ghana Limited to combine their operations in Ghana.

New Delhi [India], Mar 2 (ANI): Largest telecommunications services provider Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced that it has been rated as India's fastest mobile network by Ookla - the global leader in broadband testing and web-based network diagnostic applications.

New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI): India's largest telecommunications services provider Bharti Airtel on Monday announced radical changes in its value proposition for domestic and international roaming as the customers will now be able to carry their numbers across India and the world and stay connected all the time without having to worry about high call/data charges.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 24 (ANI): Online fashion portal, Jabong, announced its exclusive partnership with the leading iconic headwear brand New Era, available for men, women and kids.

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): India's largest telecommunications services provider Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Telenor South Asia Investments to acquire Telenor (India) Communications.

Delhi HC adjourns Vodafone's plea against TRAI
Updated: Feb 16, 2017 16:53 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 16 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday adjourned the plea by the top companies Vodafone IN, Bharti Airtel against the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for imposing fines on them.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 9 (ANI): The Delhi High Court will hear Vodafone's petition against Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for failing to prohibit Reliance Jio from flouting tariff orders on February 14.

Supreme Court to today hear Airtel-Maxis case
Updated: Feb 08, 2017 06:33 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb.8 (ANI): The Supreme Court will today hear the Airtel-Maxis case.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): Telecom operator Idea Cellular is set to launch a variety of apps across movies, TV, music, games and others next week as part of its bid to transform into a full-fledged digital services company, in competition to the new entrant- Reliance Jio Infocomm.

Airtel to raise funds to contend with Jio
Updated: Jan 20, 2017 19:54 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 20 (ANI): Bharti Airtel intends to raise funds via a private placement of bonds in order to take on Reliance Jio Infocomm.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): After having successfully run pilot programmes in Rajasthan, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Bharti Airtel officially launched 'Airtel Payments Bank' on Thursday here.

New Delhi [India], Jan.11 (ANI): Bharti Airtel will launch Airtel Payments Bank on Thursday in presence of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal.

New Delhi [India], Dec 26 (ANI): Hi-tech enterprise ZOPO has announced the appointment of Sandeep Tomar as the company's new National Business Manager.

New Delhi [India], Dec 15 (ANI): The market on Thursday opened lower after tracking global markets reacting to Federal Reserve's interest rate hike.

New Delhi [India], Nov. 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking a stay on Airtel Half Marathon scheduled to be held in Delhi on November 20.

New Delhi [India], Sep 16 (ANI): India's largest transportation platform Ola has announced that top companies like Airtel, Reliance ADAG, Larsen and Toubro Limited and Godrej are the latest to adopt its unique enterprise offering - Ola Corporate.

Flipkart is the 'E-commerce Company of the Year'
Updated: Sep 02, 2016 17:10 IST

New Delhi [India], Sep 2 (ANI): Flipkart has emerged as the 'E-commerce company of the year' in a nationwide consumer study conducted by BusinessWorld Group in association with Nielsen.

New Delhi [India], Sep 1 (ANI): Shares of Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular tanked in intra-day trade Thursday after Reliance-owned Jio announced free voice calls, zero roaming charges, cheap data and a four-month introductory offer for free.

Sensex, Nifty end higher; HUL, Coal India down
Updated: Aug 18, 2016 16:24 IST

New Delhi, Aug 18 (ANI): The market on Thursday ended in green as the Sensex traded up 118.07 points or 0.4 percent at 28123.44.

New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): The market on Wednesday ended in red after a lot of struggle that dragged Sensex to close down at 284.20 points or one percent at 27697.51.

New Delhi, Aug 2 (ANI): The market on Tuesday ended flat with the Sensex down 21.41 points at 27981.71, while the Nifty was down 13.65 points or 0.2 percent at 8622.90.

Imphal, July 25 (ANI): The Indian Army has filed an FIR against Airtel and the All Tribal Students Union of Manipur (ATSUM) for distributing pre-activated SIM cards for the mobile without verification as this not only constituted a grave security threat, but was also in direct contradiction of the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) guidelines.

New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is likely to start evaluating options to make call drop benchmark rate more stringent.

Airtel to promote Rajinikanth's 'Kabali'
Updated: Jul 13, 2016 12:22 IST

New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): Indian global telecom service major Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of exclusive products and services to support Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's upcoming movie 'Kabali'.

New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): The market on Thursday opened on a flat note amid mixed Asian cues with the Sensex gaining 35.97 points at 27202.84, and the Nifty rising 6.05 points at 8342.

New Delhi, July 5 (ANI): The market on Tuesday opened mildly green as the Sensex rose up 60.53 points or 0.2 percent at 27339.29 and the Nifty gained 8.60 points or 0.1 percent at 8379.30.

New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): The market on Wednesday opened firm supported by banks, auto, infra and pharma stocks.

New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): One of India's paramount payment solution company PayU India announced appointment of former Bharti Airtel's executive Sachin Singhal as its Head of Consumer Business.

Sensex, Nifty opens with gain; Infosys surge
Updated: May 16, 2016 11:03 IST

New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): The market on Monday opened in green with the Sensex trading up 101.04 points or 0.4 percent at 25590.61, and the Nifty is up 26.55 points or 0.3 percent at 7841.45.