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Sep 16, 2017
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to launch Google Tez, a UPI-based digital payment service, on 18 SeptemberUPI was launched by NPCI and is regulated by the RBI, which facilitates the instant fund transfer between two bank accounts on the mobile platform
Sep 13, 2017
Centre forms policy group to study and recommend framework for AI adoptionAmid debate on the consequences of AI, India has formed a policy group to study new technologies and recommend a framework for its adoption.
Sep 06, 2017
Expert committee set up to identify country's data protection issues, Centre tells Supreme CourtThe Centre told apex court that after the committee's report is submitted, "there is a possibility that the law shall be passed regulating data protection".
Sep 04, 2017
NIC to develop a massive e-mail server vis-a-vis official e-mails for the central and state government officersNIC (National Informatics Centre) is developing an e-mail server for the whole government.
Aug 28, 2017
Data protection bill would be in place by December, says IT Minister Ravi Shankar PrasadAnother committee member elaborated that the data protection rules would be worked upon its usage, with respect to sharing and its validity.
Aug 24, 2017
IT Minister affirms government priority on data protection; to release data only on public interestIT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government does not give the right to release data to anyone, except in case of compelling public interest.
Aug 24, 2017
Government set to release guidelines for smartphone makers to protect user data from data theft and abuseStandards and guidelines may be announced in a few weeks aiming at data and information protection to avoid data theft through smartphones
Aug 21, 2017
Centre tells SC various steps taken to curb child pornography; 3,522 websites blocked in JuneThe Centre told the SC that they have taken several steps to curb online child pornography, including blocking of 3,522 websites carrying child pornographic materials.
Aug 16, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Kerala Police begins probe in teen's death, who was alleged to have played the gameThe police action came after the Class XI student's parents, who live on the city outskirts, registered a complaint earlier this week that their 16-year-old son committed suicide on 26 July
Aug 15, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: MeITY asks Google, Facebook, others to remove related links from their platformsThe Ministry of Electronics and IT has sent out a circular to Google India, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Microsoft India and Yahoo India