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Govt sets timeline to roll out first indigenous commercial chipsets by 2023-24

April 27, 2022 5:03 pm

The Minister of State for Electronics and IT said that the Digital India RISC-V (DIR-V) programme aims to create future generations of microprocessors that will serve the need of India's strategic focus on mobility, computing and digitisation.

Govt plans ranking for ministries on ease of doing business

January 27, 2022 7:10 am

🔴 Apart from the number of single-window project clearances being facilitated by a ministry, the other parameters include the time taken for these approvals, the number of permits required to set up a new unit and the total percentage of budgetary allocation spent.

An opportunity for Digital India

December 29, 2021 9:48 am

🔴 Aditya Nath Jha writes: Made in India digital tools can help other emerging economies deal with economic, governance challenges.

A collaborative tech vision for US, UAE, Israel and India

November 19, 2021 8:10 am

Sameer Patil writes: Each country with its unique advantages in science and technology, innovation and start-ups can make a significant contribution to advance shared technological goals

Writing a digital history of India’s second Covid wave

May 22, 2021 8:17 am

Future students of history will find evidence of broken leadership and institutions in online traces from 2021, as well as reminders of the resilience of Indians

Manesar, Sirsa selected for Digital India Land Record Modernisation programme

March 31, 2021 8:36 pm

Main objective of the project is to create an online land information system with open standards of APIs (Application Programming Interface), say officials

Digital India’s regulatory paradox

November 30, 2020 10:07 pm

By moving to censor online content, resorting to frequent internet shutdowns, government could end up stalling sector's innovation, growth.

Dear Sundar Pichai: There’s a lot you take on when you take on the task of digitising India. Here are a few pointers

August 08, 2020 8:43 am

Bhaskar Chakravorti writes: We may all be surprised at how quickly you might exhaust the $10 billion. It’s fine as long as you don’t run out of patience.

We need to create open protocols, networks. India can lead the way in breaking stranglehold of platforms

July 25, 2020 9:29 am

We know how dependent we are on some of the foreign platforms, despite the claim of being a software powerhouse of the world. This situation is the very antithesis of an Aatmanirbhar Bharat and a threat to the country’s digital sovereignty. We can change that.

Challenges of levying taxes on digital services

June 10, 2020 5:49 pm

As US announces investigation against countries, it may be more pragmatic to accept such levies and negotiate bilaterally.


Datamini Janunnati Pad launched: Everything you need to know about the device

April 01, 2016 1:55 pm

The uniqueness of Datamini’s Janunnati Pad lies in its true integration of barcode reader, fingerprint reader and magnetic card reader

Digital India Week: PM Narendra Modi's 15 point dream

July 01, 2015 9:19 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of Digital India can be summarised in these 15 points.

Digital India: Here is everything you need to know about the DIGILocker

July 01, 2015 2:24 pm

DIGILocker, operated by the Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY) of the Ministry of Communications & IT, will be launched formally by the Prime Minister on July 1.


Govt. following 'Divisive India' over 'Digital India': Derek O' Brien

January 20, 2016 9:35 am

Hyderabad, Jan 20 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien on Wednesday alleged that the NDA Government is following a 'Divisive India' policy by dividing students on the basis of caste.He added that on the one hand, Centre talks of 'Digital India' while on the other it plays politics of caste with students. He was addressing students protesting against the recent suicide of a Dalit scholar in the Hyderabad University.