Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd

HFCL wins Rs1,127-cr order for upgrading BSNL’s optical fibre network

02 Jan 2024

Telecom network solutions provider HFCL Ltd has secured orders worth Rs1,127.27 crore from state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) for upgrading its optical fibre network for carrying the telecom operator's traffic on a PAN-India basis.

BSNL’s 4G rollout to be a boon for rural India

21 Apr 2021

BSNL and MTNL turn EBITDA positive within 1 year of implementing revival plan

21 Jan 2021

BJP MP says govt will kick out 88,000-odd BSNL employees, privatise telco

12 Aug 2020

Govt invites bids for 52.98% stake in BPCL

09 Mar 2020

The offer for sale does not include BPCL’s 61.65 per cent stake in Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) and management control thereon

BSNL revival plans fail to move beyond VRS; employees plan hunger strike

24 Feb 2020

EESL, BSNL team up to set up 1,000 vehicle charging stations across India

19 Feb 2020

BSNL to receive 4G spectrum when private telcos get ready for 5G rollout

18 Feb 2020

BSNL’s 4G plans beat Airtel and Jio with 10GB daily data offer

11 Feb 2020

Govt extends Rs30,000-cr line of credit to BSNL ahead of 4G rollout

06 Jan 2020

GoM to fast-track Rs69,000-cr revival plan of BSNL, MTNL

30 Dec 2019

BSNL launches Rs777 broadband plan; 78,300 employees opt for VRS

04 Dec 2019

Over 92,000 working at BSNL, MTNL opt for voluntary retirement: report

26 Nov 2019

Over 18,000 BSNL staff opt for VRS within days of roll-out

07 Nov 2019

The VRS option, which is open to employees of BSNL and MTNL above the age of 50 years - or about 121,000 of the 200,000 total number of employees - will remain open till 4 December

BSNL halves SIM replacement charges to Rs50

06 Nov 2019

BSNL to pay subscribers 6 paise for voice call of over 5 minutes

01 Nov 2019

BSNL will credit 6 paise each to every calls of over 5 minutes to the accounts of its FTTH, landline and wireline customers even as Reliance Jio started charging subscribers 6 paise each for calls to other networks

Govt may opt to sell BSNL and MTNL, say reports

29 Oct 2019

Government would go for strategic disinvestment of BSNL and MTNL post Diwali rather than put money into bleeding telecom firms, reports citing officials said

Govt gives in-principle approval for BSNL-MTNL merger

23 Oct 2019

The Department of Telecom has finalised a Rs74,000-crore revival plan for the ailing state-run telecom firms - BSNL and MTNL, which will include capital infusion to acquire 4G spectrum and the cost of a voluntary retirement scheme

BSNL boosting infra for 4G rollout amidst closure rumours

14 Oct 2019

Finance ministry wants BSNL, MTNL closed down: report

10 Oct 2019

In the event of closure of the two state-run telcos, which together employs nearly 1,65,000 people, the finance ministry feels that the VRS payout of Rs29,182 crore can be reworked while also saving 4G spectrum cost of Rs20,410 crore and the Rs13,202 crore capex required to roll out the 4G services

BSNL Super Star 500 plan offers 500GB data and Hotstar Premium subscription

26 Sep 2019

BSNL to offer VRS to 80,000 employees

06 Sep 2019

Telecom ministry okays merger of MTNL with BSNL

30 Jul 2019

MTNL, which operates only in the Mumbai and Delhi circles, will become a subsidiary of BSNL following the merger, says a report in the Business Line

Govt weighing Rs74,000-cr bailout for BSNL, MTNL: report

03 Jul 2019

While shutting down the PSUs will cost as much as Rs1.2 lakh crore, the department of telecom said that strategic disinvestment may not find any takers and that it may consider possibilities of a joint venture

Govt working on revival package for BSNL, MTNL

27 Jun 2019