The large backlog of pending ration card applications and the return of more than 30 lakh migrant workers to Uttar Pradesh during the COVID-19-induced lockdown is a worrying combination, especially when many have lost their means of livelihood
All villages connected through BharatNet to get free Wi-Fi till March 2020: IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
Currently, 48,000 villages connected under the BharatNet project have Wi-Fi access.
Tribal affairs ministry launches e-governance website DBT Tribal to track and fulfill welfare schemes
Arjun Munda, minister for tribal affairs launches e-governance initiatives for welfare of schedule tribes
Digital skilling and literacy coupled with academic curriculum revision needed for a 'Digitally Intelligent' India
The distinction between policies for cyber world and physical world will gradually diminish.
Karnataka opens its own Centre for Smart Governance to help power software for e-governance projects in the state
The CSG will be involved in development of software applications for e-governance projects.
BJP manifesto 2019: Lot of promises on IT and e-governance in Sankalp Patra, but optimal use of tech needed in rural areas
If 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
BJP manifesto 2019 goes gung-ho on IT, promises optical fibre network for every gram panchayat, higher incentives on digital transactions
The BJP manifesto for the Lok Sabha election includes a number of proposals for information technology and e-governance.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: BJP's scorecard based on promises made in 2014 manifesto on IT and e-governance, has been mostly positive
BJP may not have achieved 100 percent results, but some work in each area related to information technology and e-governance has been done as promised by the party
RIL arm Reliance Industrial Investments and Holdings Ltd will reportedly provide a Rs 12.20 crore loan to the Estonian unit to start operations.
Narendra Modi champions Aadhaar and GST in Dubai, says technology must be used for development, not destruction
Speaking at World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said technology must be used as a means to development and not destruction
He said it was for governments to ensure that technology was used for development and raising people's quality of life.
UIDAI Chairman J Satyanarayana said, "e-governance is a stepping stone for good governance and e-governance is about transformation."
Amazon Web Services can now deliver public cloud services to Indian government organisations and state-run banks
Government organisations and state-run banks can now use Amazon Web service and use its pay-as-you-go Cloud services.
Umang app is e-governance done right; lets you access many digital governance services on a smartphone in a simple interface
The process of accessing government services has been simplified, and made "mobile first".
Narendra Modi reiterates commitment to Digital India, says government using 'mobile power' to empower Indians
Reiterating that the Centre is committed to Digital India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that his government is exploring ways to digitally empower every Indian citizen.
Indian, Russian firms sign an agreement to cooperate in smart city projects, cyber security and e-governance
As per the MoU, the companies will cooperate in the Smart City projects in three cities in India but the names were not revealed.
To implementing digital learning in the Northeast due to poor internet connectivity Gyan Darshan and Swayam Prabha are other available facilities.
The state had submitted a Smart City proposal of Rs 2,906 crore for Shimla.
While promoting UIDAI's Aadhaar seemed like a good deed, sharing MS Dhoni's application form on Twitter to gain attention was not such a great idea.
The government is open for international collaboration in the field of cyber security and favours handling issue of cyber terrorism in cooperation with other countries, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday