Nokia Tax Appeal Dismissed; Company May Move Delhi High Court Again

Tax authorities have dismissed the company’s appeals against an income tax bill of Rs 2,080 crore

Telecom Regulator Tells Spammers to Take A Hike [Blacklist Spammers; Imposes SMS Termination Charges]

The idea is to tighten the regulations to control Unsolicited COmmercial Communications. The subscriber sending such messages will be blacklisted.

Indian 3G subscriber Access 3X More Data Than 2G Users. Consume 434 MB Data Per Month

Indian 3G subscriber Access 3X More Data Than 2G Users. Consume 434 MB Data Per Month

3G service subscriber consumes about 434 MB of data at an average per month and 2G service subscribes consume 115 MB per month.

Aadhaar will Do; Soon No Paper Work for New Connection: Reliance Communications

Aadhaar will Do; Soon No Paper Work for New Connection: Reliance Communications

Basically to get a new connection, you don’t have to submit any papers to the operator. All you need to do is to walk into a retail shop which sells reliance connections and provide them with your Aadhaar details.

Vodafone Data Revenues Grow 20% in India With 3.3 mn 3G Users

Vodafone Data Revenues Grow 20% in India With 3.3 mn 3G Users

Increasing data consumption is a good sign for the Internet economy in India. This means more consumption and more opportunities to sell goods and services to the Internet enabled consumer.

RCOM adds a million 3G customers in three months, has 29.4 Mn data customers in total

The company 3G user base grew by 16.6% during the quarter compared to the third quarter of FY 2012-13.

Nimbuzz Looking for License to Add Internet Telephony to Its Messenger

Nimbuzz Looking for License to Add Internet Telephony to Its Messenger

Internet telephony, which uses Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology, has very limited usage in India right now as stifling laws limit its application.

India Telecom Subscribers Declined 4.5% to 895.51 million [TRAI Report]

India Telecom Subscribers Declined 4.5% to 895.51 million [TRAI Report]

The overall tel-density in India has declined from 77.04 as on 30th September, 2012 to 73.34 as on 31st December, 2012.

Airtel 3G Data Customers Grow 136% year on year; Has 43 Million Data Customers in Total

Airtel 3G Data Customers Grow 136% year on year; Has 43 Million Data Customers in Total

The number of Indian customers using 3G data on India’s largest telecom service provider on Airtel, grew 136% year on year to 6.4 million at the end of 31 March 2013, the company said. The growth, enabled by the growth…