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Users Express Anger On Twitter Against Airtel's Privacy Policy

Users have expressed outrage against Airtel after it surfaced that the company can allegedly collect sensitive personal data and information (SPDI) and share it with other parties. Reportedly, the company's privacy policy allows it to collected data and share that with third parties - in and outside India - for services. Meanwhile, Airtel, while addressing the users' concerns, confirmed to revaluate the policy and "make necessary amends".

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 05:59 PM / by Ujjwal Panchariya

Tags: Airtel, Data Privacy, Personal Data, Twitter Outrage

Courtesy: NDTV


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PUBG In Talks With Airtel To Make A Comeback In India

Going by an Entrackr's report, PUBG Corporation is seeking a partnership with Airtel to relaunch the game in India. The report also states that PUBG is planning to raise a "lean team in India". However, neither companies have officially commented on this yet. PUBG was in talks with Reliance Jio as well but to no avail. Earlier, the Indian government has banned PUBG in the country citing security concerns.

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 07:24 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Pubg Mobile, Airtel, Gaming, India-China face off

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Airtel-Ericsson pact for formation of 5G-ready radio network.

Airtel-Ericsson pact for formation of 5G-ready radio network.

Airtel, Ericsson Renew Contract To Deploy 5G-ready Radio Network

Airtel on October 7 renewed its contract with Ericsson for five years to deploy 5G-ready radio network. Bharti Airtel stated that the decision is aimed at enhancing the experience of its customers. "Delighted to deepen our partnership with Ericsson as part of our endeavor to build a network ready for 5G and beyond," said Airtel's CTO Randeep Sekhon. Earlier, both the companies has extended another contract in July this year. 

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 04:24 PM / by Gurbani Chandan

Tags: Airtel, business, 5G Network

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Sonu Sood and Karan Gilhotra

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Sonu Sood In Collaboration With 'Indus' & 'Airtel' Installs Mobile Towers to Help Children

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood and his friend Karan Gilhotra took an initiative of 'installing a mobile tower' to help the students of Haryana's Morni village. 'Indus Towers' and 'Airtel' have collaborated together in-order to help students access internet and attend online classes. Reportedly, the approach escalated after a video went viral over the internet, 'where a child is witnessed sitting on a tree's branch for the mobile signal.'

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 03:58 PM / by Debanshi Das

Tags: Sonu Sood, Education, Airtel, Online classes

Courtesy: The Indian Express

TRAI cans Voda-Idea and Airtel's premium plans.

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Airtel and Voda Idea: Pemium Plans Blocked by TRAI

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) blocked the premium plan services of Bharti Airtel and Voda Idea- Platinum and RedX respectively, on the basis of violation of service norms. TRAI stated that it is unfair for the people who do not opt for this plan. Senior officials from Voda Idea said that they are surprised by the decision and were given no opportunity to explain. 

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 12:04 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, TRAI

Courtesy: The Economic Times

A broadband tower
Airtel To Give High Speed Internet And Other Benefits To Platinum Customers

Bharti Airtel, as part of its ‘Airtel Thanks’ program, promises preferential treatment and increased internet speed for its platinum subscribers, who pay Rs 499 and above on postpaid plans. According to reports, Airtel will give higher speed and wider bandwidth for 4G platinum users than regular users. They will also get “Red Carpet Customer Care” in services centers. Phone sims will also be delivered to platinum customers at home. 

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 08:15 AM / by D. RamaKrishnan

Tags: Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Platinum subscribers

Courtesy: The Wire

Bharti Airtel To Announce Video Conferencing App To Rival JioMeet

Sources of Livemint confirmed Bharti Airtel’s plan to launch a unified, video-conferencing app following the popularity of JioMeet, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, etc. The app will be first tested with startups and enterprises and after assessing its success, will be made available to other users. Similar to JioMeet, the Airtel's Video Conferencing app will also be available to download freely. Like JioMeet, this app might also cater to government… read-more

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 11:52 AM / by D. RamaKrishnan

Tags: Airtel, JioMeet, Zoom, Video Conferencing

Courtesy: Live Mint