Idea Cellular is now India’s thrid largest GSM mobile operator. Idea Cellular (55.9 million customers) has overtaken BSNL (55.2 million), based on the November figures from the Cellular Operators Association of India. The GSM industry as a whole added 11 million subscribers to take the countrywide tally to 366 million. […]
Airtel to launch Virtual Phone Numbers in India. Subscribers can use upto 10 different numbers on a single phone with the software embedded in the SIM card. The user just dial a given number from the specific mobile phone and activate the SIM though a password. Once that is done, the user can receive and make calls and even recharge the account through a pre-paid coupon. This is expected to be launched in another 2 months. […]
Twitter has partnered with Bharti Airtel, the largest mobile operator in India, to allow the Indians to send tweets at the standard SMS rates and receive tweets for free. The SMS deal helps mobile phone users who does not have wireless Internet or data plans. To try Twitter in your Airtel mobile phone, send START to 53000. […]
Bharti Airtel launched its m-Commerce service ‘mChek on Airtel’, which will allow its susbcribers to pay their Airtel mobile and fixed-line bills on the voice platform. The service would also help in recharging Airtel mobile pre-paid and DTH accounts as well as Delhi-Gurgaon expressway toll tags through Interactive Voice Response (IVR). Call toll free 543219 to access the seamless and secure IVR service for m-Commerce transactions for all Airtel mobile customers. […]
Airtel Special 5 is a new product from Airtel Mobile which offers very low calling rates for your Special 5 Airtel Mobile numbers. You can maintain your Special 5 numbers, which could be those Airel mobile numbers you call the most. Up to 5 Airtel mobile numbers can be enrolled as Special 5 feature.
For prepaid connections, Local Airtel to Airtel calls are charged 20 paise per minute and STD Airtel to Airtel calls are 50 paise per minute. Special Five tariffs are not applicable while roaming. Prepaid Customer can change his special 5 mobile numbers up to 5 times in a Month. Rs 5 will be charged for every number change.
Postpaid is available only on Special 5 bill plan. Benefits will be applicable post bill plan migration which will take effect from the nearest next bill cycle. […]
Airtel has the exclusive rights for the latest Harry Potter game, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince. Using Airtel live access point, customers can also download Harry Potter Mastering Magic, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix games, by sending an SMS with HP to 54321. […]
Airtel has introduced Start / Stop Service which provides Airtel customers an easy & instant way to activate or de-activate any Value Added premium service of their choice under one window of Interactive SMS session by sending SMS to the toll free number 121. Airtel Start/Stop service enables you to view and manage all your Value Added Service service through an interactive SMS session. You can reply to the SMS with the number against the service which you wish to START or STOP. The Airtel Start / Stop service works from your pre-paid as well as your post-paid connection. […]
Airtel in association with babajobs.com has launched a Jobs on mobile service for blue collar job seekers in Karnataka. Airtel customers need to dial *321*666# on their mobile phone. They can select from a variety of job options like driver, cook, guard, nurse, housemaid etc. This service is charged at Rs 10 for 10 days of job alerts. Customers get to receive alerts everyday for 10 days. […]