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Nov 20, 2017
For digital inclusion, Nokia launches a programme for weavers from Tamil Nadu called 'KanchiLoom'The programme titled "KanchiLoom" and to be implemented in partnership with Delhi-based non-profit Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) along with Nokia.
Sep 28, 2017
Elderly people are increasingly getting marginalised due to digital illiteracy: Agewell Foundation SurveyThe elderly find themselves at sea while using computers, laptops, tablets and smart phones.
Sep 11, 2017
Hiker to walk from Kanyakumari to Srinagar to raise awareness on financial and digital literacy for womenAs a Champion for Change with Empower Women Initiative, Srishti Bakshi decided to put her skills and knowledge set to use for the benefit of humanity.
Sep 08, 2017
International Literacy Day: HRD minister Prakash Javadekar announces countrywide 'school chalo abhiyan'Stressing that literacy, as we know it, is not enough, Prakash Javadekar emphasised on getting digital literacy to the masses
Sep 08, 2017
Assam signs an MoU with Google to spread internet connectivity to remote areas and promote digital literacyGovernment would work to provide Internet connections to 26,000 villages and 1,500 tea garden areas under the MoU and thus increase digital literacy.
Aug 02, 2017
Google's Internet Saathi programme has reached over 1,00,000 villages in IndiaLaunched as a pilot in Rajasthan in July 2015 along with Tata Trusts, Google announced plans to scale the programme to cover 300,000 villages across India.
Apr 02, 2017
A digital literacy initiative is helping improve the lives of women in Uttar Pradesh's villagesAn NGO called Jagriti is pushing for digital literacy among women in rural Uttar Pradesh
Feb 09, 2017
Cabinet approves Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan digital literacy programPMGDISHA is expected to be one of the largest digital literacy programs in the world, if not the largest.
Jan 24, 2017
MP launches Digital Dakia scheme, uses student volunteers to promote cashless transactionsMP has launched the Digital Dakia scheme where student volunteers go door to door and explain the process and benefits of cashless transactions.
Dec 08, 2016
Demonetisation: HRD ministry plans month-long campaign to spread digital awareness among studentsIn the wake of demonetisation, the HRD Ministry is planning a month-long campaign, beginning 12 December, to spread awareness about digital transactions among university students and teachers across the country.