New telecom bill likely to be in place in 6-10 months: Ashwini Vaishnaw

New telecom bill likely to be in place in 6-10 months: Ashwini Vaishnaw

The new telecom bill, which was put out in public domain by the government Thursday, is expected to be in place in 6-10 months, but the government is ‘not in a hurry’, Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Friday. “Basis consultation process, we will create a final draft. That draft will then go through...


Comms Ministry seeks public views on draft of new telecom rules

Comms Ministry seeks public views on draft of new telecom rules

India’s Ministry of Communications has put out a draft of proposed new telecoms laws for public consultation after having held earlier extensive dialogue with stakeholders, with an aim to develop a modern and future-ready legal framework in telecommunications.

In a statement on Thurs...


Times Network bolsters digital biz with key appointments

Times Network bolsters digital biz with key appointments

India’s premium broadcast network, Times Network’s digital arm, Timesnownews.com, and its digital assets have demonstrated promising growth on the back of content innovation, the fastest news delivery, and multilingual offerings across platforms. In line with its aggressive digital plans, the Network announced the appointment of Rohit Chadda ...


9X Media appoints Bhupendra Makhi as CEO

9X Media appoints Bhupendra Makhi as CEO

The largest Indian music broadcaster, 9X Media today announced that it has elevated Bhupendra Makhi to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). During his long innings with 9X, Bhupendra was also the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the company, who rose the ranks from Vice-President, Finance. He has been with the organization since 2007. In his ...