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Debates on temple, religion will not create jobs, says Sam Pitroda

Pitroda said modern technology like robotics, open source software and automation are threatening jobs everywhere.

Amit Shah, Sam Pitroda, Subramanian Swamy to attend youth parliament event at Karnavati University

Speaking about the youth parliament, Ritesh Hada, president of Karnavati University, said, “With so many top names agreeing to be panelists and moderators, it took three to four months to finalise the event. We hope to make this an annual event.”


Rajya Sabha Polls: Congress yet to finalise names, likely to field Sam Pitroda

He had also served as chairman of the National Knowledge Commission from 2005 to 2009 and as an adviser to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on public information infrastructure and innovation with the rank of a cabinet minister.

Rajya Sabha polls: Congress may field Sam Pitroda from Gujarat

Sam Pitroda, who is credited with telecom revolution in the country and worked as an adviser on technology missions to late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, was actively involved in the last two Assembly elections in Gujarat as chairman of the party’s election manifesto committee.

Gujarat Assembly elections: Sam Pitroda to visit five cities, seek inputs from people for Congress manifesto

Sam Pitroda started his visit from Vadodara on Thursday, which will be followed by Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Jamnagar and Surat in the next four days. 

Govt lacking 'brain power' to understand importance of innovation: Pitroda

Stressing that innovation holds the key to create more jobs, Pitroda lamented that the present government at the Centre shut down the National Innovation Council, once chaired by him.


Future Focus

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Odisha gets Sam Pitroda to boost its IT, telecom sector

Odisha government hopes that Pitroda, first chairman of the Telecom Commission, would be able to bring more investments to the state’s struggling IT sector.

'Digital India' campaign requires restructuring: Sam Pitroda

Sam Pitroda was speaking at the launch of his autobiography 'Dreaming Big' at Ahmedabad Management Association(AMA) on Friday

India on road to being a networked society: Mukesh Ambani

Terming Pitroda as his “friend, philosopher and guide” and “daring dreamer” to be a “pioneer” of telecom revolution, Ambani said, “he saw the future and had a hand in creating it.”