TDSAT

  • Airtel asked to stop 3G services in seven circles March 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has asked Bharti Airtel to stop offering third generation (3G) services in seven circles where the company does not hold spectrum. "Airtel has been asked to stop 3G services and file a compliance report by 3pm on March 18, 2013," sources said. The DoT...
  • Aircel asked to pay a fee of 5 paise per SMS to Vodafone November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: TDSAT directed Aircel to pay SMS termination fee of 5 paise per message to Vodafone till the dispute is finally resolved by the tribunal. Vodafone has also been directed to immediately restore its interconnection of SMSes generated on Aircel's network. Passing an interim order,...
  • Telecom companies' 3G roaming pact illegal: TDSAT July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) looking into the 3G roaming mobile services on Tuesday gave a split verdict in the case with its chairman directing the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to send out fresh notices to telecom operators while another judge ruling that the pact...
  • Loop Telecom seeks compensation for cancelled 2G licence May 29, 2012

    Loop Telecom moved the Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) on Tuesday for compensation for its cancelled 2G licence. ...
  • 2G: Loop Telecom moves TDSAT against govt, TRAI May 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Loop Telecom on Tuesday took the government and TRAI before the sector's tribunal TDSAT seeking refund of Rs 1,454 crore paid for 2G licence and sought Rs 1,000 crore damages for loss of reputation after its cancellation. In its petition, Loop Telecom has submitted that the Supreme Court has...
  • 2G fallout: Etisalat DB hearing in HC today March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Etisalat DB and TDSAT will come up for hearing on Monday in the Delhi High Court. Telecom tribunal TDSAT issued a notice to Etisalat DB on Reliance Infratel's plea seeking to recover Rs 1,200 crore from the operator which had taken its telecom infrastructure on lease. A TDSAT...
  • DoT asked to refund penalties to new operators January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: In a major development, the telecom tribunal TDSAT on Friday set aside all penalties imposed by the Government on new telecom operators for delay in meeting roll out obligations of services. The TDSAT bench headed by Justice SB Sinha said that DoT did not follow "principals of natural justice"...
  • 3G: DoT questions TDSAT jurisdiction on telcos plea January 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The telecom ministry on Tuesday questioned the jurisdiction of telecom tribunal TDSAT on entertaining the petitions of five telecom operators, including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone, challenging the government's directive to stop 3G roaming agreements. Additional Solicitor General A S Chandiok appearing for the Department of Telecom (DoT) told the...
  • Tribunal asks Vodafone to pay Rs 25 crore penalty November 19, 2011

    New Delhi: The telecom tribunal TDSAT has directed telecom service provider Vodafone to pay Rs 25 crore penalty, 50 per cent of what the Department of Telecom (DoT) had earlier levied upon it for issuing bulk SIM cards without proper verification. "The petitioner (Vodafone) may, therefore, deposit a sum of Rs...
  • Idea moves TDSAT as DoT cancels licence April 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Aditya Birla Group firm Idea Cellular on Friday approached sectoral tribunal TDSAT against a DoT notice to cancel its licence in Punjab for violating merger and acquisition (M&A) norms. On April 21, the Department of Telecom (DoT) issued show cause notice (SCN) to Idea as to why its licence...
  • TDSAT order on spectrum setback for GSM players December 12, 2007

    According to NewsWire18 reports, Government Counsel has said that it will favourably consider Tata's application for spectrum. They will allot spectrum to all eligible participants. But the counsel has said that there will be no spectrum allotment over 6.2 MHz until the panel report comes out. TDSAT has set January 9...
  • Events that made news in India today October 4, 2007

    New Delhi: The UP government has set up a new panel to probe the police recruitment scandal. In a short reprieve to the private radio channel Red FM, the telecom disputes tribunal, TDSAT has stayed the I&B Ministry's ban till October 14. Ahead of Gujarat polls, the EC has directed...
  • BSNL challenges TRAI on ADC cut June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Enraged over Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) decision to cut a levy paid by private operators to the public sector company for its rural operations, state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) on Saturday filed an appeal in Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) against the sector...