Saturday, 21 May, 2022
TopicReliance Jio

Topic: Reliance Jio

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio plans satellite broadband connectivity rivaling SpaceX, OneWeb

Jio Platforms has entered into a joint venture with Luxembourg-based SES to deliver the next generation scalable and affordable broadband services in India.

Reliance Jio pays Rs 30,791 cr to govt, clears spectrum liabilities acquired before March 2021

The company estimates that the prepayments will result in interest cost savings of around Rs 1,200 crore annually, at the current interest rates.

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio plans its biggest-ever rupee bond sale in debt market

Jio is seeking commitments for as much as Rs 5,000 crore of notes maturing in 5 years at a coupon of 6.20%. The firm last tapped the rupee bond market in July 2018.

Jio delays rollout of low-priced smartphone developed with Google to Diwali

'JioPhone Next' is said to offer premium features like automatic read-aloud & language translation, however, Reliance Jio has not revealed the pricing of the phone yet.

Jio-Google phone dream for millions but only MRP will shake them up — when September comes

Mukesh Ambani wants to make India ‘2G-mukt’. To a lay person that’s not a big deal, to a telecom geek, it’s nothing short of a spiritual awakening.

Reliance Jio emerges biggest bidder for telecom spectrum as it buys 73% of airwaves sold

Of the total Rs 778.2 billion raised in the latest spectrum auction, rival Bharti Airtel spent Rs 186.99 billion while Vodafone India unit acquired spectrum worth Rs 19.9 billion.

Mukesh Ambani doubles down on 5G promise as Reliance reports record profit

Reliance Jio reported a 15.5% jump in profit from the preceding quarter, while earnings margins touched 47% and net income rose 13% from a year earlier.

Act against those damaging towers, compensate us — Reliance Jio moves Punjab & Haryana HC 

In 661-page plea, company states Reliance Group has no plans to enter corporate or contract farming & accuses ‘vested interests’ of spreading ‘misinformation’. 

No FIR registered for vandalism of Reliance Jio towers in Punjab, Governor summons CM, DGP

58 fresh incidents of Reliance Jio telecom towers being vandalised were reported Wednesday, despite a warning by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.

Reliance Jio writes to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, DGP over vandalism at network sites

As of Tuesday, more than 1,500 cell tower sites have been vandalised and damaged with the CM directing police to take strict action against the culprits.

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The Gyanvapi Mosque and Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi | Photo: Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Gyanvapi row and Places of Worship Act were born together. Now each wants to end the other

The outcome in the Gyanvapi dispute will decide the future of not just religious structures, but also the foundational structures of religious freedom that India was built on.
A shopkeeper arranges stock at a grocery store in Bengaluru | Representational image | Bloomberg Photo

Inflation raised monthly expenses of 92% Indian families in last 3 months, finds online survey

A LocalCircles poll found that 70% of respondents felt their monthly household budget increased by 10% while 55% expected expenses to go up by another 10% in the next 3 months.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.