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National Herald case: Court to pronounce order on Dec 26

National Herald case: Court to pronounce order on Dec 26

Delhi's Patiala House Court on Friday reserved its order for December 26 on whether to summon certain documents from Congress party and Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), as sought by Bharatiya Janata Party MP Subramanian Swamy in connection with National Herald case filed against Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and several others. 

Delhi Court to hear National Herald case plea today

Delhi Court to hear National Herald case plea today

Besides Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, Motilal Vora, Oscar Fernandes, Suman Dubey and Sam Pitroda are the other accused in the case.

'Singapore looking at upgrading Indian cities, transport sector'

'Singapore looking at upgrading Indian cities, transport sector'

After providing the master plan for developing Andhra Pradesh's new capital Amaravati, Singapore is looking at "retrofitting" of more Indian cities and plans to upgrade the transportation sector, a senior official said on Friday

National Herald case: Sam Pitroda granted bail; Sonia, Rahul given exemption from personal appearance

National Herald case: Sam Pitroda granted bail; Sonia, Rahul given exemption from personal appearance

Sam Pitroda, one of the accused in National Herald case was on Saturday granted bail by a New Delhi court.

Mukesh Ambani, Sam Pitroda elected to NAE for engineering excellence

Mukesh Ambani, Sam Pitroda elected to NAE for engineering excellence

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani and tech evangelist Sam Pitroda have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Engineering (NAE), a non-profit organisation based in the US.

National Herald case: Not scared, I am Indira Gandhi's daughter-in-law, says Sonia Gandhi

National Herald case: Not scared, I am Indira Gandhi's daughter-in-law, says Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi says there was nothing for her to get scared of in the National Herald case as she was the daughter-in-law of Indira Gandhi.

Rajiv Gandhi started 'Digital India', not Narendra Modi: Sam Pitroda

Rajiv Gandhi started 'Digital India', not Narendra Modi: Sam Pitroda

Noted technocrat Sam Pitroda, who is credited as the father of the nation's telecom revolution, Tuesday flayed the Narendra Modi government for snatching away all the credit for the digital revolution started by Rajiv Gandhi, saying Modi "did not" initiate the digital India drive.

Some achieve little and become arrogant: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said that some people little bit and suddenly become arrogant.

Is mobile wallet a distant dream in India?

The technology is used and present in some forms in some African nations as well as countries like Brazil, Bolivia, Costa Rica, and Singapore.

Use emerging technologies, social media, for development: Sam Pitroda

Entrepreneurs and experts stressed leveraging emerging technologies, including social media, to solve the challenges of development and disparity as they discussed partnership opportunities between India and the US.

Pitroda asks PM to reactivate GoM on spectrum vacation

Time is appropriate to "reactivate" the GoM on spectrum vacation that could free over 122 Mhz of radiowaves as DoT has almost completed alternate communication network for defence forces, Sam Pitroda, Adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, has said.

Rural areas can become back offices for urban India: Pitroda

Rural areas in India can operate as back offices for the country's urban centres, like Bangalore has emerged as a crucial centre for the US, National Innovation Council Chairman Sam Pitroda said Wednesday.

India needs to create 15 million jobs annually: Pitroda

India needs to create 15 million jobs every year, National Innovation Council Chairman Sam Pitroda said Saturday.

Focus on innovation in "Indian way" need of the hour: Pitroda

National Innovation Council Chairman Sam Pitroda Friday said there is a need to focus on innovation in the "Indian way", to make affordable, sustainable and scalable solutions for the larger public good.

$20 bn investment needed to digitise govt records, provide info

Pitroda, who pioneered the telecom revolution in India, added that government will open four large data centres to enable the flow of information up to the panchayat level.

Encourage young entrepreneurs for job creation: Pitroda

India has about 55 crore young people below the age of 25 years and every year about two crore young people come out for jobs, he said, adding that new jobs have to come from young entrepreneurs.

High speed Internet to panchayats in 18 months, tweets Pitroda

The government's ambitious plan to provide broadband connectivity across 2.5 lakh panchayats will be completed in the next 18 months, Sam Pitroda, Adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, tweeted in his first global press conference on microblogging site Twitter.

Pitroda to hold 1st global press meet on Twitter tomorrow

Sam Pitroda, Adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, will hold the first-ever global press conference tomorrow on microblogging site Twitter to discuss global innovation.

New York polytechnic honours Sam Pitroda

Polytechnic Institute of New York University has conferred an honorary degree of Doctor of Engineering on Sam Pitroda, adviser to Indian Prime Minster Manmohan Singh.

Pitroda panel suggests complete overhaul of rail communication

The Pitroda committee has also emphasised on expediting PPP projects and speedy execution of key projects like doubling and electrification projects.