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1 Govt failure to fix what ‘revenue’ is haunts telcos Administrator 47
2 Decision-making takes a big hit Administrator 48
3 BSNL: death by a thousand cuts Administrator 57
4 Just half of country's 268 mobile-makers operational Administrator 57
5 Trai has no logic, best to ignore it Administrator 70
6 Telcos need help, govt will decide on penalties first! Administrator 66
7 Trai is the judge, and Trai is the jury! Administrator 138
8 Will Trai ever get it right? Administrator 273
9 Trai caught napping, again Administrator 372
10 Telcos to gain by moving up-market Administrator 352
11 Govt’s real telecom pain starts now with likely defaults Administrator 366
12 When calls/SMS free, WhatsApp not the issue Administrator 343
13 Telecom policy useless if license fees not cut Administrator 445
14 Telecom’s dying, will Modi fix it? Administrator 483
15 Trai just can’t get it right Administrator 423
16 Subsidize VoLTE, the RJio way Administrator 463
17 Non issue like net neutrality gets OK, zilch on telco costs Administrator 449
18 Telecom’s imaginary fears Administrator 449
19 Imaginary fears vs faster broadband Administrator 484
20 Draft telecom policy of no use, change the rules Administrator 453
21 Don’t arm-twist Vodafone-Idea into making payments Administrator 483
22 Dialling Make-in-India Administrator 479
23 Bleeding telcos get a band-aid for now Administrator 612
24 Trai’s predatory price ruling makes little sense Administrator 565
25 Welcome rethink on spectrum pricing Administrator 515
26 Resolving AGR confusion Administrator 551
27 Made in India phones, produced in China Administrator 609
28 More screwdrivers, less manufactures Administrator 585
29 How to price spectrum properly Administrator 545
30 Telcos threaten to sue govt are wasting time Administrator 537
31 If Raja action OK, why blame Pulok? Administrator 544
32 No one gave out licenses illegally! Administrator 547
33 Helping telcos, helping the fisc Administrator 568
34 Just dial the right policy Administrator 573
35 Still not clear what Net Neutrality is trying to fix Administrator 540
36 RedundantNEUTRALITY Administrator 537
37 3G is dying, long live 4G Administrator 575
38 IMG on telecom raises relevant concerns Administrator 506
39 High VoLTE campaign Administrator 561
40 Should TRAI fix the IUC? Administrator 593
41 Forget about Bharat, Trai tells Bharti ... Administrator 601
42 Forget IUC, is there a quick court of appeal? Administrator 621
43 Trai must learn from last fiasco Administrator 554
44 TRAI to be transparent Administrator 572
45 Will VoLTE rescue telcos? Administrator 677
46 Cash-flow relief to telcos is not the nreal issue Administrator 562
47 RJio takes it to next level, a Bharat phone Administrator 697
48 A floor price for telecom makes little sense Administrator 596
49 RCom, RJio, Rapaciousness Administrator 633
50 Can’t do free calls with dumb phones Administrator 641
51 An Apple a day … Administrator 609
52 CCI’s telco probe exposes regulatory faultlines Administrator 599
53 Soaring imports vs more local phones Administrator 596
54 Dialling the right policy Administrator 592
55 Telecom wars, part x Administrator 616
56 Joining hands to beat Jio Administrator 555
57 Dial-a-delay Administrator 585
58 TRAI vs DoT Administrator 635
59 Finish JS Deepak’s job Administrator 669
60 Spectrum of opportunity Administrator 663
61 Trai's third wrong call? Administrator 610
62 Trai in trouble Administrator 594
63 Idea dials Vodafone Administrator 617
64 Cyclone RJio's aftermath Administrator 599
65 Trai must read Trai paper Administrator 574
66 High VOLTE shock Administrator 705
67 Dialling destruction Administrator 596
68 Define revenue, Mr Sinha Administrator 631
69 RJio’s new gambit Administrator 670
70 Is RJio being predatory? Administrator 630
71 What Make-in-India? Administrator 645
72 Telecom's disconnect Administrator 657
73 Lessons from Jio Administrator 627
74 The Jio effect Administrator 655
75 Auction's losers Administrator 635
76 The 700MHz fiasco Administrator 682
77 Black money lessons Administrator 647
78 TRAI has to step in Administrator 665
79 Dial-a-surprise Administrator 645
80 Aadhaar Pay gets a boost Administrator 658
81 Trai brokers fragile truce on RJio, for now Administrator 641
82 Untangling the Jio knot Administrator 727
83 Resolving Tata DoCoMo Administrator 724
84 Entering the data era Administrator 640
85 Competing with free RJio Administrator 716
86 Govt sloth, VSNL style Administrator 696
87 Pray for auction failure Administrator 659
88 Telcos vs Trai Administrator 652
89 Get that IUC right Administrator 654
90 New telecom paradigm Administrator 774
91 Way cleared for flat SUC Administrator 651
92 CAG's spaced-out losses Administrator 648
93 Second Antrix blow, Hague tribunal rules against govt, damages case to start Administrator 644
94 Let the data wars begin! Administrator 743
95 Distorting SUC, Trai-style Administrator 666
96 Digital Reality Administrator 659
97 The real telecom scam Administrator 671
98 Cost that connection Administrator 663
99 Trai-ing a new tack Administrator 701
100 Cart before horse, again Administrator 662
101 Get net neutrality right Administrator 720
102 Test Trai data-price order Administrator 707
103 Dial again, Trai Administrator 686
104 Re-dialling Make-in-India Administrator 692
105 Fixing telecom’s warps Administrator 687
106 Shutting out MVNOs Administrator 676
107 Internet vs Intranet Administrator 688
108 Design in India Administrator 696
109 Harmonising 1800MHz Administrator 686
110 Rationalise the SUC Administrator 670
111 Dialling arbitrage Administrator 671
112 Clearing the air on 700MHz Administrator 673
113 Trai's cross-connection Administrator 680
114 Dial-a-cartel? Administrator 669
115 Rs 22,943 crore + Rs 1,845 crore ≠ Rs 40,000 crore Administrator 690
116 Free food ok, not free data! Administrator 764
117 Clear net neutrality maze Administrator 830
118 Pricing that data sunil jain 692
119 What's Trai playing at? Administrator 737
120 Shorting telecom Administrator 804
121 Private interest litigation Administrator 771
122 Get your (free) basics right Administrator 880
123 Jio sets the 4G stage afire Administrator 860
124 What is Trai trying to fix? Administrator 889
125 Dialling value in India Administrator 954
126 Don't kill spectrum goose Administrator 819
127 1800 Ideas from Videocon Administrator 895
128 Netting gains Administrator 789
129 Fixing the spectrum mess Administrator 802
130 Not quite consolidation Administrator 846
131 Data tsunami Administrator 784
132 Relooking telco models Administrator 784
133 Mittal not guilty, but CBI is Administrator 877
134 Beware the white spaces Administrator 862
135 Spectrum wars, again Administrator 759
136 Decrypting policy Administrator 735
137 Relooking caps a good idea Administrator 729
138 Trai to be fair Administrator 806
139 Let's be FRANDs Administrator 718
140 Broadening broadband Administrator 730
141 Trai-ing not to drop calls sunil jain 885
142 Talking at cross purposes sunil jain 713
143 Dial-an-opportunity sunil jain 743
144 Airtel's pre-Jio strike sunil jain 770
145 Dialling a new BSNL sunil jain 750
146 Two decades of mobility sunil jain 723
147 Tasks before Trai sunil jain 633
148 Net first, neutrality later sunil jain 694
149 Telecom troubles sunil jain 740
150 Getting neutral on the net sunil jain 695
151 Getting neutral on the net sunil jain 550
152 No WhatsApp for NLD or local calls, says DoT sunil jain 798
153 Dialling data sunil jain 824
154 Solving spectrum scarcity sunil jain 797
155 The next Mr Khullar sunil jain 882
156 Optical illusion sunil jain 792
157 Suit-boot ka internet sunil jain 794
158 Narrowband policy sunil jain 752
159 Be neutral on the net sunil jain 744
160 From PMO to Bharti Airtel sunil jain 748
161 The Airtel Zero challenge sunil jain 743
162 WhatsApp could rob telcos of STD revenue sunil jain 691
163 Dialling a new life sunil jain 781
164 Google vs India Internet sunil jain 742
165 India's telecom disconnect sunil jain 812
166 Waiting to disengage sunil jain 745
167 Auctions end at Rs 1.1 lakh cr, to prove costly for telcos sunil jain 721
168 DoCoMo can't say Tata just yet, arbitration begins sunil jain 607
169 Budget vs Digital India sunil jain 759
170 BroadBanned Policy sunil jain 727
171 Make-or-break auction sunil jain 651
172 Dhoondte reh jaoge! sunil jain 663
173 Wind up the Trai sunil jain 676
174 Running out of cash sunil jain 731
175 Killing the golden goose sunil jain 715
176 Globally uncompetitive sunil jain 742
177 Saving Digital India sunil jain 722
178 Net neutrality nonsense sunil jain 821
179 Trading spectrum sunil jain 719
180 Is telecom's ordeal over? sunil jain 728
181 Mega-auction in February with DoT-defence pact sunil jain 705
182 Dialling obfuscation sunil jain 669
183 Saving telecom sunil jain 781
184 Good calls, bad calls sunil jain 727
185 Stop that auction please sunil jain 709
186 Don't dial destruction sunil jain 874
187 Dialling defence sunil jain 747
188 Finmin raises alarm on spectrum auction sunil jain 742
189 Dialling broadband sunil jain 890
190 Dial-a-disaster sunil jain 818
191 Telecom no-show sunil jain 834
192 2100 ways to win the Budget sunil jain 1011
193 Dialling a bad idea sunil jain 852
194 Redialling a wrong number sunil jain 834
195 The 3G syndrome sunil jain 866
196 Bharti Airtel sunil jain 892
197 Ending the 3G torture sunil jain 1238
198 Dial-a-delay sunil jain 813
199 Say Tata to telecom sunil jain 1065
200 Different strokes sunil jain 808
201 Killing M&As sunil jain 770
202 Spectrum of destruction sunil jain 878
203 Dial-a-roadmap sunil jain 857
204 Dialling trouble sunil jain 804
205 Irrational exuberance sunil jain 797
206 Data Drive sunil jain 836
207 Wasted opportunity sunil jain 881
208 Tata DoCoMo sunil jain 828
209 Killing the telecom party sunil jain 1030
210 Incomplete M&A sunil jain 830
211 Dial-a-delay sunil jain 831
212 Dialling trust sunil jain 915
213 Dial-a-scam sunil jain 840
214 It's in the data sunil jain 948
215 A better ring to it sunil jain 789
216 Do the math sunil jain 854
217 Better ringtone sunil jain 840
218 Saving MTNL and BSNL sunil jain 818
219 Sensible M&A rules sunil jain 903
220 Telecom calling sunil jain 758
221 Don't reject that call sunil jain 797
222 Where's Deutsche? sunil jain 765
223 Regulatory arbitrage sunil jain 809
224 Spectrum of possibilities sunil jain 808
225 Dialling waste sunil jain 783
226 Dialling change sunil jain 810
227 HoneyPot sunil jain 824
228 Dialling sense sunil jain 790
229 Dialling a recovery sunil jain 836
230 Dial-a-penalty sunil jain 895
231 Dialling M&As in telecom sunil jain 890
232 Dialling the right number sunil jain 799
233 Private defence sunil jain 847
234 Courting telecom sunil jain 858
235 Have money, will waste sunil jain 849
236 Bharti's Zain pain sunil jain 835
237 Implement Pitroda first sunil jain 809
238 Fixing 3G sunil jain 802
239 False ring sunil jain 878
240 Markets matter sunil jain 908
241 Ringing out justice sunil jain 889
242 Airtel's Africa agony sunil jain 852
243 BroadBanned sunil jain 956
244 Don't bail out MTNL/BSNL sunil jain 830
245 Signal gets stronger sunil jain 840
246 Mr Vittal's challenge sunil jain 860
247 More Vodafone confusion sunil jain 824
248 Vodafone gets messier sunil jain 841
249 We also do telecom sunil jain 860
250 Telecom's new ring sunil jain 933
251 Failed auctions lift telco prospects, shares too sunil jain 859
252 No Diwali dhamaka sunil jain 810
253 Rethinking telecom sunil jain 815
254 Bharti's Light Continent sunil jain 1029
255 Killing telecom goose sunil jain 833
256 Practical refarming sunil jain 920
257 Dialling a poor response sunil jain 927
258 What is this level playing field? sunil jain 908
259 One more telecom blow sunil jain 859
260 BSNL/MTNL static sunil jain 886
261 Missed call sunil jain 853
262 Have money, will waste sunil jain 816
263 Vodafone may get relief from Shome panel sunil jain 899
264 Taj lessons sunil jain 910
265 Dialling trouble sunil jain 999
266 Dialling destruction sunil jain 991
267 Ringtone gets fainter sunil jain 866
268 Static on the line sunil jain 809
269 Ending VSNL paralysis sunil jain 889
270 Spectrum of woes sunil jain 954
271 DoT loses the plot sunil jain 990
272 Trai makes a wrong call sunil jain 930
273 $15 bn later sunil jain 938
274 EGoM's many calls sunil jain 858
275 Vodafone's wrong call sunil jain 886
276 Presidential tangle sunil jain 917
277 Dial the right questions sunil jain 970
278 Some work for Mr Khullar sunil jain 920
279 Tactical retreat on 2G sunil jain 1015
280 Changing callertunes sunil jain 907
281 It's time for Africa sunil jain 1027
282 Let Trai defend itself sunil jain 972
283 Spectrum hoarding.gov sunil jain 932
284 To Vodafone, via Hutch sunil jain 953
285 Time to act, not panic sunil jain 913
286 No more phones for Bharat sunil jain 1139
287 Bye bye telecom sunil jain 1151
288 And then there were 52? sunil jain 930
289 Courting trouble on 2G sunil jain 1127
290 One more chance to play maai-baap sunil jain 1147
291 Bye bye, 3G sunil jain 1102
292 Third time lucky at Vodafone? sunil jain 969
293 Once Bit-ten, twice shy sunil jain 864
294 More capital punishment sunil jain 1008
295 On a slow dial sunil jain 940
296 All lines still busy sunil jain 1056
297 Bharti needs new ideas sunil jain 908
298 Exit policy won't help Raja licensees sunil jain 936
299 Dial a refund sunil jain 1026
300 Dialling closure sunil jain 943
301 From Vodafone to 2G sunil jain 1230
302 SC cancels Raja's 122 licences sunil jain 880
303 No capital punishment sunil jain 920
304 Telecom's new reality sunil jain 927
305 Dialling a bad idea sunil jain 909
306 Should Airtel be worried? sunil jain 921
307 Give up 3G spectrum also sunil jain 867
308 Dialling unity sunil jain 941
309 Dialling less confusion sunil jain 868
310 Bail can't make 2G fail sunil jain 884
311 CBI's new telecom loop sunil jain 1060
312 Don't Trai the CAG sunil jain 1051
313 Novices preferred sunil jain 976
314 BroadBanned sunil jain 1078
315 Kill it before it grows sunil jain 1130
316 Terminating telecom sunil jain 1139
317 Different strokes sunil jain 1016
318 Ouch, that sunlight really hurts sunil jain 934
319 Complete the call sunil jain 1116
320 Dialling the future 947
321 Dial another delay 934
322 2G collapse at 3G speed 868
323 Back to Maran now 1005
324 The death-wish government sunil jain 1128
325 The moving finger ... 922
326 Finmin blames Chidambaram, Pranab backs Raja 863
327 $1 bn & 15 months later, DoT spikes Qualcomm plan Administrator 976
328 Our law prevails here 869
329 Telecom’s new loop 994
330 Troubled Spectrum 968
331 My-definition wars 1047
332 Trai bats for Raja 977
333 Associates vs owners 952
334 Healthcare to telecom? 946
335 New ring to telecom 986
336 Mr Raja’s questions 1059
337 Regulatory stalemate 922
338 Govt-Trai play lawyer-lawyer 902
339 Trai says cancel 74 licences, DoT insists on only 12 877
340 I, the babu 1118
341 It's Maran versus Sibal now sunil jain 950
342 Trai being consistent 1152
343 More Zain & more pain 944
344 The 2G money trail 960
345 India Inc's wake-up call sunil jain 927
346 Sibal dials right number 924
347 New 2G woes 932
348 Caveat Venditor 958
349 Gone in 60 seconds 972
350 End game in telecom 981
351 Habeas Corpses 966
352 Trai affidavit to SC says 2G licences were illegal 913
353 Now Trai says it’s illegal 1037
354 PAC versus JPC 953
355 Loop dials a solution 925
356 A year on, govt ignores SC order on telecom licensing 918
357 Raja decision turns govt policy for Tata 889
358 Close call for telcos with cross-holding 914
359 It’s just a law, guys! 899
360 What the JPC should do 1037
361 Let’s play pin-the-tail-on-Arun 990
362 The old party line again 936
363 Mr Shourie’s questions 953
364 ‘I named 2G front cos to PM in 2009’ 949
365 Broad spectrum trouble 900
366 Mr Shourie’s questions sunil jain 1003
367 What now, Mr Sibal? 974
368 Arresting logic 964
369 Endgame in Raja scam 993
370 Sibal begins a clean-up 1177
371 Let’s TRAI again 1221
372 Rex is Lex 958
373 Spectrum of opportunity 1004
374 Et tu, Montek? 1090
375 In 2010, Trai said 2G=3G. Will it change its mind? 981
376 How will Sibal price new licences 891
377 Operation clean up begins 941
378 Who elected the CAG? 1041
379 Sibal’s zero-sum game 1079
380 It’s Maran versus Sibal now 952
381 A Raja's orchestra begins sunil jain 1172
382 Economics 101 for SIbal sunil jain 1177
383 Call drop ahead sunil jain 1047
384 Tata to Raja's scam sunil jain 1077
385 Innocent of the law sunil jain 1105
386 Don't stop at Raja sunil jain 1093
387 The Raja jalebi sunil jain 1117
388 CAG loops Raja, again sunil jain 1155
389 Till the next audit repot sunil jain 646
390 Is Zain a gain or a pain? sunil jain 967
391 Don't dial this merger sunil jain 934
392 Broadcast this call sunil jain 1017
393 Watch this broadcast sunil jain 1069
394 A tragedy, a farce, and then what? sunil jain 949
395 Second thoughts on 3G sunil jain 1046
396 Maran's New Deal sunil jain 978
397 New Yankee? Go home sunil jain 1026
398 Consumer's flag sunil jain 1095
399 Even if rates halve, we're OK sunil jain 1174
400 Tata vs the rest sunil jain 1005
401 The line is busy sunil jain 1082
402 FDI questions sunil jain 1161
403 Now complete the job sunil jain 1013
404 Who'll foot the bill? sunil jain 923
405 Scrap the subsidy sunil jain 1090
406 This will encourage FDI? sunil jain 1067
407 Telecom tangle sunil jain 1287
408 The war for the regulator's heart sunil jain 1076
409 Regulation pays sunil jain 959
410 Is the TRAI dead? sunil jain 995
411 Another phone revolution? sunil jain 1000
412 Choose your ILD operator from Dec sunil jain 930
413 Regulatory stalemate sunil jain 973
414 Telecom's Rs 10,000 cr problem sunil jain 999
415 Inexplicable pricing sunil jain 1033
416 False ring sunil jain 1176
417 Broader policy, please sunil jain 1071
418 Fixing the cartel sunil jain 1052
419 Rethinking telecom sunil jain 947
420 Lunch with Rajiv Chandrasekhar sunil jain 1107
421 Tata to telecom sunil jain 1078
422 Auction it sunil jain 974
423 Irrational controls sunil jain 976
424 Maran dials a wrong number sunil jain 960
425 Can I have my own NTP? sunil jain 1024
426 Huawei howitzer sunil jain 1094
427 Got it! Now make it work sunil jain 965
428 Can it happen? sunil jain 918
429 Trai some consistency sunil jain 1115
430 'Auctioning spectrum will not give us growth' sunil jain 1037
431 Goodwill ambassador sunil jain 975
432 Trai at it again sunil jain 996
433 Who's the regulator anyway sunil jain 1062
434 How Infocomm shot itself Administrator 1076
435 Why blame Pramod alone? sunil jain 1168
436 Kind cut sunil jain 1048
437 Why blame Pramod alone? sunil jain 631
438 Poor bargain sunil jain 968
439 Divergent policy Administrator 992
440 Illogical sunil jain 1028
441 BSNL versus BPO sunil jain 1066
442 Parliament be damned! Administrator 1073
443 Time for answers sunil jain 1040
444 Policy-induced theft sunil jain 1039
445 Meet Infocomm's new lawyer, Goi! sunil jain 1099
446 Tap on the wrist sunil jain 957
447 Half a job sunil jain 971
448 Well-intentioned sunil jain 1054
449 Narrowband policy sunil jain 1054
450 Theft is not a bilateral issue sunil jain 1034
451 Unholy ring sunil jain 1090
452 No phones for Bharat sunil jain 1080
453 The new battle tone sunil jain 1070
454 An apology to Pradip Baijal sunil jain 1181
455 Not by FDI alone sunil jain 1082
456 All dressed up sunil jain 1170
457 The great spectrum chase sunil jain 1086
458 Bharat versus Bharat Sanchar sunil jain 1093
459 Trai and trai again sunil jain 1127
460 Contract, what contract? sunil jain 1019
461 To hell with the customer sunil jain 973
462 Telecom VDIS sunil jain 1060
463 It's only words sunil jain 1147
464 New terms for ISD/STD soon sunil jain 1031
465 The other telecom mess sunil jain 1229
466 Good TRAI, Bad TRAI sunil jain 1224
467 Tattered net sunil jain 1035
468 Scrap the TRAI/TDSAT sunil jain 1225
469 In the government's court sunil jain 1104
470 Rubber regulators sunil jain 1061
471 I don't understand this hostility sunil jain 1131
472 The storm raiser sunil jain 1098
473 Illegal? Change the law sunil jain 1098
 

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