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TRAI should work on alternate spectrum auction method: Report
Sat, Apr 13, 2019
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) should work on an alternative and comprehensive spectrum auction policy, said a report by ICRIER and Broadband India Forum (BIF) on Friday.
This is the default setting for your phone bill; check option too
Tue, Mar 26, 2019
Telecom operators will have to continue providing hard copies of telephone bills to their subscribers without any cost as a default option, sector regulator Trai said Monday.
Did you get suspicious international call from Pakistan, Bangladesh or some other country? Here is what to do
Tue, Feb 19, 2019
Cases of people receiving suspicious, fraudulent and unsolicited calls from some international phone numbers of different countries, Pakistan, Bangladesh and others, have often been reported. The recipients of these calls sometimes become victims of fraud and end up losing their hard-earn money.
Watching your favourite TV shows turns cheaper; see how you benefit
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
TV viewers can now pick and choose their favorite channels and only pay for those selected unlike earlier times.
You just got more time to pick TV channels you love to watch
Wed, Feb 13, 2019
TRAI has given time till March 31 for consumers to opt for channels of their choice under the new framework for broadcasting and cable services, the telecom regulator said Tuesday.
Nine crore TV homes migrate to new tariff regime: Trai chief R S Sharma
Sun, Feb 10, 2019
Telecom regulator Trai has said nine crore out of 17 crore TV homes have made their channel preferences to onboard the new tariff regime, and it is constantly monitoring the situation to ensure that consumers do not face inconvenience.
Internet data through electricity wires in your home! What Govt is targetting
Wed, Jan 30, 2019
The government is exploring new technology for transmitting internet data using power cables that are used for electricity transmission, a senior official said Tuesday.
TRAI TV channel price list calculator: Save money, find out how much your favourite channels will cost
Thu, Jan 24, 2019
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has come up with a new platform that allows users to select their preferred channels and find out how much they will cost.
Exclusive interview with TRAI Chairman R S Sharma
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
Supreme Court paved the way for the implementation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's (TRAI ) new regulatory framework for broadcasting and cable services. This new tariff structure basically allows consumers to select and pay only for the channels they wish to view. Here is an exclusive interview with TRAI Chairman R S Sharma.
SITI Networks launches My SITI mobile app for the customers to access and operate their SITI Digital Cable TV connection
Wed, Jan 09, 2019
SITI Networks Limited has launched My SITI mobile app for its customers. Customers can download the app from Google Play Store (https://goo.gl/75pF66) to all Android-based mobile devices.
TRAI’s framework will provide customers wide range of choices; we support the order: Punit Mishra, ZEEL
Fri, Dec 21, 2018
Punit Misra, CEO, domestic broadcast business, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), during an interview with Swati Khandelwal, Zee Business, speaks about the effect that TRAI’s new framework that allows consumers to select and pay only for the channels they wish to view will have and how
Big relief for mobile phone users! Trai blasts telcos after they threaten to snap users services
Wed, Nov 28, 2018
Trai has directed operators not to immediately disconnect services of customers with "sufficient" pre-paid balance as it took strong note of telcos asking such users to go in for mandatory monthly recharge plan.
Blow for WhatsApp, Facebook and Google Duo? See what COAI advocates
Mon, Nov 19, 2018
Industry body COAI Monday advocated a "level playing field" between telecom operators and competing over-the-top (OTT) players and said the regulator Trai had raised "appropriate" issues in the latest discussion paper exploring regulatory framework for such service providers.
Vodafone honcho says can't run Ferrari on gravel road, calls for reforms in India
Sat, Nov 17, 2018
The debt-ridden telecom sector in India requires urgent implementation of regulatory reforms, specially reduction in levies on service providers, for promoting investment in the country, a senior Vodafone official said Friday.
WhatsApp and Skype under Trai scanner over 'imbalance'
Tue, Nov 13, 2018
Telecom regulator Trai will soon decide whether any regulatory imbalance exists between telecom players and over-the-top (OTT) players such as WhatsApp and Skype.
Trai explores regulation for WhatsApp, Google Duo like apps
Tue, Nov 13, 2018
Telecom regulator Trai Monday launched a consultation to explore the regulatory framework for over-the-top apps like WhatsApp, Facebook and Google Duo that provide calling and messaging services similar to that by operators.
WhatsApp, Skype to be regulated? India crackdown in offing
Tue, Aug 14, 2018
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) will soon issue a consultation paper on whether over-the-top (OTT) players such as WhatsApp and Skype should come under the ambit of regulation similar to telecom service providers.
Disclosure of Aadhaar number doesn't increase one's digital vulnerability, says Trai Chief
Tue, Aug 07, 2018
Outgoing Trai chairman R S Sharma -- whose open dare to Twitterati on Aadhaar misuse had caused a social media furore -- asserted today that mere knowledge of Aadhaar number cannot increase one's "digital vulnerabilities".
Pesky calls rules: TRAI chief defends its stand, says has mandate to save customers
Sun, Aug 05, 2018
Amid a disquiet in the industry over new unsolicited commercial communication norms, TRAI has asserted that it operated within its mandate to tighten rules for curbing pesky calls and messages, a menace which goes beyond harassment into the realm of defrauding customers
Who wants telecom spectrum auction? Not the telcos; here is why
Fri, Aug 03, 2018
Despite a steep cut in the price of 4G spectrum in 700 MegaHertz band and 5G waves being put for sale, the debt-laden telecom industry is unlikely to be enthusiastic for the next round of spectrum auction if it happens anytime soon.