Exclusive: Spacetech startup Astrome raises funding from former Nokia exec

Disha Sharma

Space technology company Astrome Technologies Pvt. Ltd, is in talks to raise a pre-Series A round of funding from a clutch of ....

8 December, 2016

Microsoft to cover 500K Indian villages with low-cost broadband


Intending to become a partner in the ambitious Digital India programme, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella today said his company will ....

27 September, 2015

Google to power free Wi-Fi at 500 railway stations: PM

Team TC

India will provide free internet access at 500 railway stations with Google's assistance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a ....

27 September, 2015

India's broadband user base reached 15.05M in March: TRAI

Rashi Varshney

India's broadband subscriber base increased to 15.05 million in March from 15 million in February this year, according to a report ....

30 May, 2013

Broadband adoption rate in India zooms: Akamai

Anand Rai

The broadband adoption rate in India continued to surge, witnessing a year-on-year growth in excess of 100 per cent, according ....

18 October, 2012

Broadband Subscription Growth Skidding; 4.3M Mobile Users Switch Cellular Operator In February

Team TC

India added 1.2 lakh new broadband subscribers in the month of February (same number added in January but less than the average ....

9 April, 2012

Broadband Users At 13.3M; 3.4M Mobile Users Switch Cellular Operator In Dec

Team TC

India added 1.7 lakh new broadband subscribers in the month of December(1.5 lakh in November) to take the total user base of high ....

31 January, 2012

Broadband Users At 13.13M; 5.22M Disconnect Mobile, 2.67M Switch Cellular Operator In Nov

Team TC

India added 1.5 lakh new broadband subscribers in the month of November to take the total user base of high speed Internet to ....

10 January, 2012

Govt May Auction Surrendered BSNL Broadband Spectrum


The government has "in principle" accepted a proposal from state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd BSNL.UL to surrender wireless broadband ....

7 December, 2011

BSNL To Offer Lightning Fast Internet Speeds

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

In a move to provide lightning fast internet speeds to broadband users, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), state-run telecom ....

27 September, 2011

Govt To Up Definition Of Broadband Speed To 2 Mbps From January 2015

Preethi J

The Indian government appears to have accepted the telecom regulator's recommendations in the National Broadband Plan with regard ....

3 August, 2011

Bharti Airtel Launches New High Speed Broadband Plans

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

Bharti Airtel, a telecommunications company yesterday launched new broadband plans. The minimum speed offered on the plans will ....

21 June, 2011

India's Internet Traffic In 2015 Will Be Equivalent To 3 Billion DVDs Per Year

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

In India, internet traffic will grow 9 times at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 55 per cent between 2010 to 2015, according to ....

6 June, 2011

MTS India Makes Changes In Its Leadership Structure

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd (SSTL), which nationally operates its telecom services under the MTS brand, has announced changes ....

25 May, 2011

Average Internet Speeds In 2010 Fell In India: Akamai

Preethi J

India suffered a 9.1 per cent decrease in average Internet connection speeds in 2010 to 0.8 Mbps, compared to 2009. According ....

26 April, 2011