Digital India

Government may take steps to increase import duty to cut current account deficit

India’s current account deficit widened to a four-quarter high at 2.4 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in the April-June period from 1.9 …

Oil

PM Modi and PM Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurate two connectivity projects in Bangladesh via VC

PM Modi and PM Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurate two connectivity projects in Bangladesh via VCPM Narendra Modi and PM Sheikh Hasina today jointly …

Narendra Modi

PM Modi launches ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Movement

<b>PM Modi’s speech on Ashara Mubaraka, to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Husain (SA)</b><p>See the love for the maker of New India!<br>And, see the humility of …

Business (India)

How Regional Languages Can Make a Mark in the New Digital India

To celebrate the beauty of regional languages, <b>Quint Hindi</b> reached out to people who have made path-breaking contribution in nurturing different …

India News

This Hindi Diwas, let's localise the Internet for India

It’s been 69 years since the Constituent Assembly announced that Hindi would be the official language for the Indian Union. This was India’s …

Constituent Assembly

'Mersal' to release more than 10000 screens in China on Dec 6?

Sources in the industry say that Thalapathy Vijay’s 2017 blockbuster film Mersal is likely to release in China

China

UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in hacked | Website working properly now

UPSC Website Hacked 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) official website, www.upsc.gov.in, was hacked on Monday with the hacker posting …

India

Doraemon Takes Over UPSC Website For Several Hours After Reported Hack

Doraemon cartoon on UPSC website: The cyber crime happened on the day the recruitment process of this year began on the website.<p><b>New Delhi:</b><p>The Union …

India

Sundar Pichai Writes to Centre: Free Flow of Data Across Borders Will Boost Startups

Thanking Ravi Shankar Prasad, in a letter, for his visit to Google's Mountain View Sundar Pichai said Google shares the vision of creating a truly …

India News

Digital India: Privacy, Tech Industry and Aadhaar Biometrics with Mishi Choudhary

Tech Industry

Bengaluru airport to adopt paperless travel

In a move to facilitate paperless travel, Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL), which operates Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) will be …

Paperless Office

Digital India: Cash Grants For One Crore Bhamashah Beneficiaries In Rajasthan To Buy Net-Enabled Phones

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje announced that over the next one month, the government plans to give money to people under the Bhamshah …

India

‘Loans were given on phone calls made by dynasts,’ says PM as he launches India Post Payments Bank

Narendra Modi also charged the previous government with hiding the extent of non-performing assets.<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the …

India News

UPI transactions cross 300 million in August

Of the total UPI transactions in August, 16.5 million took place through the Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) platform. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint<p>…

Business (India)

Smriti Irani Inaugurates 'Digital Village' In Amethi

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani inaugrated a 'digital village' in Amethi, the parliamntary constituency of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on …

India

A village in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi ultimately required BJP's grit to go digital

Share Email<p>A village in Rahul Gandhi’s Amethi constituency in Uttar Pradesh, a seat which he has held since 2004, is going digital from today with …

India News

Village in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi to Turn Digital Tomorrow, Thanks to Smriti Irani

The village would be digitally linked to the outside world in a formal ceremony on September 1 by Irani, dubbed as Gandhi's arch-rival, working over …

India News

With aid from Smriti Irani, village in Rahul's Amethi to go digital this September

<b>Amethi:</b> A village in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi constituency in Uttar Pradesh will go digital from September, with access to over 200 government services …

India

Village in Rahul Gandhi’s Amethi to go digital from Sept 1, thanks to Smriti Irani

Pindara Thakur village under coveted Amethi parliamentary constituency of Congress president Rahul Gandhi would go fully digital from September one, …

India

Village In Rahul Gandhi's Amethi To Go Digital, Courtesy Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election from Amethi but lost to Rahul Gandhi by over one lakh votes.<p><b>Amethi:</b><p>A village in Rahul Gandhi's …

India

'Vodafone Idea will contribute to India's digital economy'

Kumar Mangalam Birla-led Idea Cellular has merged Vodafone India with itself to create country's largest telco with subscriber base of 408 million, …

India

NIOS D.El.Ed June 2018 results released, check at nios.ac.in

NIOS D.El.Ed June 2018 results: Over 12 lakh teachers who had appeared for the examination can check the results through the official website, …

Education

NIOS D.El.Ed June 2018 results: Websites to check

1 / 4<p>National Institute of Open Schooling has released the results of Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) examination that was conducted in the …

Education

DNA Money Edit: Don't go too fast on 5G

The government is moving steadfastly on 5G technology. Once commercialised, it is expected to change the dynamics of not only telecom but other …

Internet of Things

ITI to host first ICT, IoT expo for start-ups

More than 100 start-ups expected to showcase their solutions

Business (India)

Chandrayaan-2 to Be Launched in January 2019, Says ISRO Chief

Chandrayaan-2, ISRO's "most complex mission", is scheduled to be launched in January next year after experts suggested changes to avert failure, its …

Space Exploration

ISRO’s Moon Mission, Which Involves Landing On Lunar Surface, To Be Launched In Between 3 January And 13 February

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced the tentative dates of launch of the ambitious Chandrayan-2 mission, which involves the …

Space Exploration

Digvijaya Singh’s Office Reduced to Digital Address in Bhopal, But Digital India is Not to be Thanked

The AICC general secretary vacated the bungalow allotted to him as CM, but the government is yet to respond to his letter for office space.<p><b>Bhopal:</b> …

India News

Prasad asks Indian IT entrepreneurs in US to mentor start-ups from India

<b>New Delhi:</b> IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday asked Indian-origin IT entrepreneurs based in Silicon Valley, US, to mentor start-ups from …

Startups

Digital India is about empowerment, social inclusion: IT Minister

Digital India is not only about enabling digital infrastructure for products and services, but also about bridging the gender divide and empowering th

Business (India)