BharatNet implementation has been slow, riddled with shortcomings; needs urgent remedial action to democratise internet access
Bharat Broadband Network Limited should function as a coordinating authority, rather than performing full implementation functions.
India is and will remain a “must-present market” on every organisation’s strategic roadmap for the next two decades
Maharashtra is launching a programme which is a virtual life cycle management for every farmer.
Of 27,919 Gram Panchayats in UP connected through fibre cables, only 151 Panchayats have utilised the services.
The Telecom Commission sought clarification and more details on the recommendations of the inter-ministerial group on deferred spectrum payment liability.
The report notes that India has lagged in the broadband assessment, but there has been a slight increase in the affordability of high speed internet access.
India aims to bring high-speed digital connectivity to every village by 2018 and is keen to share expertise in the area with other nations, the government said on Tuesday.
With Rs 10,000 crore allocated to Bharat Net in 2017 Budget; there's a lot more to be done here than you, myself and the government can imagine.
Under the Bharat Net, optical fibre has been laid in 1,55,000 kms
Budget 2017: You know things have changed for good, when Jaitley used the word 'data mining' in Parliament
The constant thread in Jaitley Budget speech of 2017 was the government’s immense faith in the transformative potential of technology