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'Digital drive puts India at greater cyber attack risk'

'Digital drive puts India at greater cyber attack risk'

India`s growing economy and digital push have caught the attention of hackers and an increasing wave of cyber attacks could soon badly impact the country, experts from Russian cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab have warned.

GST to lower overall tax burden over time, says RBI governor

GST to lower overall tax burden over time, says RBI governor

Reserve Bank governor Urjit Patel on Thursday said the soon-to-be implemented goods and services tax (GST) will not only create a national market but will also broaden the tax base which in turn will lower the overall taxes in the long-term.

68% of 51 million small, medium businesses run offline

Around 68 percent of the 51 million Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) in the country are offline, said Shalini Girish, Director, Marketing Solutions, Google, on Tuesday.

Digitisation will curb shadow economy: Arjun Ram Meghwal

Pitching for rapid movement towards digitisation of the economy, Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Sunday said the government's digital initiative is crucial to curb the black market.

Railways supply chain to go digital

Railways supply chain to go digital

The Indian Railways will be launching digital contract, a system of digitisation of its entire supply chain across all zones.

Over 15 crore rural households go without computers

The report indicates that in 14-29 years age group in rural India, only 18 percent were able to operate a computer.

18 lakh cases where income and account profiles don't match: FM

18 lakh cases where income and account profiles don't match: FM

Authorities have detected 18 lakh cases after demonetisation where the income profiles of people do not match their account profile, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Demonetisation has positive impact: Arun Jaitley

Demonetisation has positive impact: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the purpose of demonetisation is served as it had led to "larger and cleaner GDP".

Cyber attacks caused revenue loss in 2016: Cisco

Cyber attacks caused revenue loss in 2016: Cisco

Over one-third of organisations globally that experienced a cyber attack in 2016 registered a revenue loss of more than 20 percent, a new report has revealed.

Digital advertising in India to surpass Rs 255 billion mark in 2020

Digital advertising in India to surpass Rs 255 billion mark in 2020

Growing at CAGR of 33.5 percent, digital advertising in India is all set to surpass the Rs 255 billion mark in 2020, a CII-KPMG report said.

'India scores high on digitisation, workers keen on reskilling'

'India scores high on digitisation, workers keen on reskilling'

 Digitisation is the new buzzword for Corporate India as 84 percent employees in the country said their employer has a digital strategy -- one of the highest in the world.

Modified norms to lower taxes of small traders by 30%: Finance Minister

Modified norms to lower taxes of small traders by 30%: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government's decision to tweak the presumptive income norms would reduce the tax liability by up to 30 percent for those small traders opting for digital transactions.

Mining sector can add $70 bn to India's GDP in next 15 yrs:CII

A vibrant mining sector has the capacity to spur growth and add up to USD 70 billion to the country's economy as well as generate 60-70 lakh jobs, a report by industry body CII said.

India set to drive Cisco's transition to Cloud, security business

India set to drive Cisco's transition to Cloud, security business

As the $49 billion global networking giant Cisco realigns its focus towards software, it is the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region -- particularly India -- that will help it set up advanced data centres and deploy Cloud-based security solutions for governments and enterprises, top company executives told IANS here.

Next 20 years to see more progress than the previous 100: Mukesh Ambani

Next 20 years to see more progress than the previous 100: Mukesh Ambani

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Friday said he strongly believes that in the next 20 years humanity will see more progress than in the last century due to technology and digitisation.

Assocham for penalty waiver in initial phase of GST rollout

Assocham for penalty waiver in initial phase of GST rollout

Ahead of the meeting of Empowered Committee of State FMs with industry chambers, Assocham on Friday said it will press for waiver of penalties on unintentional compliance errors which may occur during the initial phase of Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation.

Mumbai police to digitise work: Padsalgikar

To execute the initiative, high-speed internet, wifi connectivity and hi-tech connectivity will be put in place.

DTH players may get large share in last phase of digitisation

DTH players may get large share in last phase of digitisation

The direct-to-home players are expected to get a big share of the digitisation market in the phase IV areas as the fragmented market will not be profitable for cable operators, says rating agency ICRA

Relief to cable TV viewers! Hyderabad HC extends deadline for installing Set Top Boxes

Relief to cable TV viewers! Hyderabad HC extends deadline for installing Set Top Boxes

The HC passed an interim order, directing the Central government to continue with the present cable TV transmission system for another two months.

Indian IT eyes digitisation, automation for growth in 2016

Having shifted gears from its focus on 'enterprise services' to 'enterprising solutions' in 2015, Indian IT industry is betting big on digitisation and automation to maintain its growth momentum in the New Year.