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5G Services To Launch In Metros, Select Cities In 2022: DoT

Dec 28, 2021 PTI

The statement further said that telcos including Airtel, Jio and Vodafone Idea have established 5G trials sites in locations such as Gurugram, Bangalore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chandigarh, etc.

Metros, select cities to see launch of 5G services in 2022: DoT

Dec 28, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In September 2021, a reference was sent to sector regulator TRAI, seeking recommendations for the 5G spectrum auction and various modalities such as reserve price, band plan, block size, quantum of spectrum to be auctioned, a DoT release said.

With Airtel, Vodafone Opting For AGR Moratorium, Can Govt Expect A Windfall In 5G Spectrum Auction?

Both Airtel and Vodafone Idea had shown reluctance towards the idea of participating in 5G spectrum auctions, which the government has been pushing for close to two years.

We keep making the iPhone more capable: Apple CEO At iPhone 13 Launch

Sep 15, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

With improved features such as ultrawide lens, a cinematic-like video feature and technology for better nighttime pictures, Apple launched it's brand new iPhone 13. However, analysts say that the changes aren't much noticeable or practical.

Delhi HC Asks Juhi Chawla To Deposit Rs 20 Lakh Within A Week In Connection With 5G Lawsuit

The Delhi HC in June dismissed a lawsuit filed by Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla against the setting up of 5G technology in India stating that the suit was filed to gain publicity

04 June, 2021

Delhi High Court Dismisses Juhi Chawla's Plea Against 5G, Fines Rs 20 Lakh

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi High Court in its Friday order said, 'It appears the suit was for publicity. Juhi Chawla circulated the link of the hearing on social media.'

31 May, 2021

Actress-Environmentalist Juhi Chawla Files Plea In Delhi HC Against 5G Technology

Outlook Web Bureau

The 5G plans being drawn up by various telecom companies threaten to provoke serious, irreversible effects on humans and permanent damage to all of the Earth’s ecosystems, Juhi Chawla said

28 January, 2021

5G Network Should Be Indian, Testbed Ready, Permission For Trials Soon: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

The Department of Telecom had earlier set a target to start 5G trials in 2019 and rollout the next-generation service in 2020.

24 January, 2021

Pakistan To Get 5G Internet Network In 2022-23: Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

Experts are still sceptical, believing the country will take a much longer time (5-7 years) to roll out the next-generation technology.

22 October, 2020

Qualcomm Optimistic About India's 5G


Recently, Jio Platforms and Qualcomm announced they have successfully tested 5G solutions, and clocked ultra-high speeds of 1 Gbps, in trials.

21 October, 2020

Mukesh Ambani’s Jio, Qualcomm Test 5G; Achieve Over 1 Gbps Speed


The latest progress on the 5G product portfolio neatly dovetails into Jio's overall plans to develop homegrown 5G telecom solutions.


07 October, 2020

India, Japan Sign Pact For Cooperation In 5G Tech, AI And Critical Information Infra


Japan agreed to be the lead partner in the connectivity pillar of the Indo-Pacific Oceans' Initiative (IPOI).

28 June, 2019

PM Modi, Trump Discuss Iran, Trade, Defence At G20 Summit

Outlook Web Bureau

The Modi-Trump meeting assumes significance as the US president, championing his 'America First' policy, has been a vocal critic of India for levying 'tremendously high' duties on US products.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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