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India's Vodafone Idea may get funds from backers – report

Vodafone Group and Aditya Birla Group may infuse $400 million in Vodafone Idea to support the company clearing off dues and growth, it's been reported.

India's BSNL records a 4G milestone

India's state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is finally moving closer to bring 4G services to its subscribers.

Open RAN faces a 2G struggle in India

The new concept is unlikely to be a panacea for the problems that service providers face in emerging markets.

Does the Indian government finally want to make up with telecom?

The Indian government is exploring ways, like out-of-court settlements, to bring down the number of legal cases it is embroiled in with service providers.

Telesat-Nelco to offer satellite services in India by 2024

Things are hotting up in the Indian space race.

India's Airtel boosts data centers, unveils new brand identity

India's second-largest service provider, Airtel, has decided to increase its data center business infrastructure.

Can Quad alliance redefine the semiconductor supply chain?

The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue between India, the US, Japan and Australia wants to protect supply chains in critical areas like semiconductors and 5G.

India's Vodafone Idea wins battle, needs to win the war

For the first time in months, India's third-largest service provider is on somewhat positive footing.

India announces major reforms, relief for Vodafone Idea

In a much-anticipated move, the Indian government has finally approved a relief package and several new reforms for the telecom industry.

Tenth launch boosts OneWeb halfway to its target

OneWeb's constellation grows to its halfway mark of 322 after its tenth launch, while Amazon picks a fight at the FCC with Elon Musk's Starlink.

India's telecom policy has been a shambles

Excessive greed by regulators and inside government may have killed India's telecom golden goose.

Ciena order book fills up as components crunch starts to hurt

Demand for optical networking products is soaring, to judge by Ciena's outlook, but a shortage of stock will put a dent in sales.

India's Airtel launches rights issue to line 5G war chest

India's second-largest operator is fundraising – it's looking for investment from Google, while the board approves a $2.86 billion rights issue.

BSNL picks C-DoT, TCS and Tejas as 4G vendors – report

With vendors still conducting trials, India's state-owned operator is unlikely to be able to launch its 4G service for some time.

Vodafone Idea-BSNL merger in India: Can it work?

The Vodafone Idea crisis shows no sign of resolution. One option could be a merger with state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL).

India's Jio may bid for T-Mobile Netherlands – report

If the Jio-Deutsche Telekom deal comes through, it will be the first telco acquisition by an Indian telco in Europe.

Can domestic vendors dominate India's 5G market?

Indian vendors are upping the game where 5G products are concerned thanks to the departure of Chinese vendors and the Aatmanirbhar (self-reliance) push.

What lies ahead for India's Vodafone Idea?

Recent judgment rejecting telcos' appeal to rework the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues again puts a question mark over Vodafone Idea's survival in India.

Another AGR blow to India telcos – especially Vodafone Idea

India's Supreme Court rejected the appeal by telcos, including Vodafone Idea, to rectify the 'errors' in the Adjusted Gross Revenue calculations.

Hellish ride is not enough to put Telenor off Asia

Despite multi-billion-dollar losses, military coups and spats with aggressive shareholders, the Norwegian operator is still enthused by markets to the east.

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