Mobile Tower

  • Police concerned as Pakistan mobile tower signals detected 5 km inside Indian territory 12-03-2014 01:54 PM

    Expressing concern over mobile signal spillover from Pakistan in the border areas of Western Rajasthan, district Superintendent of Police on Wednesday wrote to the Collector seeking ban on the use of Pakistani SIM cardin Bikaner. SP Santosh Tukaram told PTI that signals from mobile tower erected in Pakistan were being...
  • Airtel may sell mobile towers in Nigeria for about $550 million 22-01-2014 08:52 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel is expected to sell-off mobile towers in Nigeria, biggest revenue generating market for the company in Africa, for $500-550 million by April, industry sources said. The company has less than 4,000 mobile towers in the African country. When contacted Airtel spokesperson said: "As a...
  • Four contract employees climb mobile tower, demand permanent job 04-11-2013 08:42 AM

    Four contractual employees of the Uttarakhand electricity department, who have climbed a mobile tower and have been threatening to jump off if their demand for regularisation of their service was not met, on Sunday refused to come down despite efforts by authorities. Kanchan Joshi, Randhir Pundeer, Darshan Bhandari and Kosturba...
  • Cabinet approves mobile towers in nine Maoist-hit states 04-06-2013 10:21 PM

    New Delhi: For effective governance and providing affordable access to communication, the Union Cabinet Tuesday decided to install mobile towers in nine Maoist-hit states, including Chhattisgarh where the rebels killed several Congress leaders May 25. The approval to the project was given by the Union Cabinet in a meeting held...
  • RCom ties up with Aircel to improve 2G GSM network coverage 30-04-2013 03:46 PM

    Mumbai: Telecom operator Reliance Communications today announced a roaming agreement with Aircel, under which both the companies will use each others' mobile towers to improve network coverage for 2G GSM services. RCom is in talks with other operators as well to have similar arrangements and add total of around 10,000...
  • 1,800 mobile towers in Mumbai illegal: BMC 13-11-2012 10:16 AM

    Mumbai: With nearly 1,800 mobile phone towers in the metropolis being illegal, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is contemplating action against their operators, BMC Commissioner Sitaram Kunte has said. The BMC has also assured that it would amend its policy on mobile towers and would see to it that not more...
  • J&K: Mobile towers on list of LeT, says arrested terrorist 05-11-2012 05:21 AM

    Srinagar/New Delhi: After being involved in burning down some shrines in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan-based Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) terror group made attempts to disrupt the communication system in the state by destroying the mobile towers. The LeT's plan was revealed during interrogation of six terrorists of the group who were arrested...
  • Noida celluar service hit after 300 mobile towers sealed 04-02-2010 12:09 PM

    One in every two towers in Noida was shut down. ...