Latest News on Bharatnet
Showing of 0 - 10 from 30 results
Bharatnet - Total results - 30
Jul 16, 2019
Next billion users will come from India: Google, Facebook and others can't afford to ignore themIndia is and will remain a “must-present market” on every organisation’s strategic roadmap for the next two decades
Jul 05, 2019
Union Budget 2019: BharatNet targetting internet connectivity in local bodies in every Panchayat to bridge rural urban digital divideBharatNet would be targeting internet connectivity in local bodies in every Panchayat in India. This activity is expected to be speeded up under the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF). PMGDISHA is part of the government's Digital India program.
Apr 09, 2019
BJP manifesto 2019: Lot of promises on IT and e-governance in Sankalp Patra, but optimal use of tech needed in rural areasIf we look at the manifesto of 2014, BJP has delivered on most of its promises in the IT and e-governance sector. However, issues such as last mile connectivity and optimal use of technologies in rural areas are issues that still need to be addressed
Dec 13, 2018
10,775 gram panchayats in the country have active WiFi hotospots: Manoj SinhaService providers have installed WiFi hotspots in 39,359 gram panchayats under the WiFi Choupal initiative.
Jun 23, 2018
Rural finance: Subsidies, entitlements and the problem of digital linkages in BundelkhandSilicon Valley dreams seem very far away in rural Bundelkhand.
May 18, 2018
Job cuts in telecom sector: Narendra Modi government promises to re-train, redeploy those sacked by telcosSome estimates peg the number of job losses in the sector, which has been passing through choppy waters at over 90,000.
Apr 14, 2018
Gap between skilled and unskilled, rural and urban, online and offline is reducing; Bharat no longer backbencher of growth storyProactive and agile policy frameworks have already played a key role in India’s growth based on utilising its technological framework and are now leading to an empowered Bharat.
Mar 22, 2018
India requires a better fibre network to increase bandwidth delivery and internet speeds to people: TRAIThe TRAI has suggested the government to implement the BharatNet project — an initiative to provide high-speed broadband connections to all panchayats.
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: DoT-supported testing facility at IIT Madras to help speed up 5G roll-out process in IndiaNasscom welcomed the establishment of a 5G-test bed, saying that this will enable India leap-frog in areas of emerging technologies globally.
Jan 17, 2018
Department of Telecom to invest Rs 10,743 crore in improving telecom connectivity in Northeast IndiaThe Telecom Commission in its recent meeting has approved a comprehensive strategy to implement BharatNet in the northeast region, said Manoj Sinha.