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Tuesday, July 25, 2017


‘Top 7 telecom firms owe DoT over Rs. 2,100cr penalty’

New Delhi: Telecom operators such as Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, RCom, Aircel, Tata Tele and BSNL have not paid penalties totalling Rs. 2,116.95 crore levied on them for non-compliance of subscriber verification rules that are important for national security, CAG said in its report. "We further noticed that out of Rs. 2506.80 crore of penalty levied by the DoT and the...

Airtel opens 100 own retail stores in 14 months

New Delhi: In order to deliver best service experience to customers, Bharti Airtel has opened 100 retail outlets in the country in the last 14 months which are owned and operated by it. Airtel ventured into its company-owned-company-operated (COCO) stores in February last year with the opening of the first store in Delhi. "In a span of 14 months, this retail...