Sam-Pitroda - Latest News on Sam-Pitroda | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Is mobile wallet a distant dream in India?

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 15:26

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

Corruption being blown out of proportion: Pitroda

Last Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014, 23:56

Chairman of National Innovation Council Sam Pitroda feels that corruption has become a way of life in Indian society and it was being blown out of proportion.

Indian media more focussed on Bollywood, cricket: Sam Pitroda

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 17:04

Chairman of National Innovation Council Sam Pitroda on Tuesday expressed concern about the role being played by media in India as it focusses more on cricket and Bollywood rather than development and nation building.

Mahatma goes digital with web portal for kids

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 20:33

A colourful new web portal on the life and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi, aimed at popularising him among children around the world, has been launched in London.

Sam Pitroda inaugurates innovation hub at Science Centre

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 17:57

Adviser to the Prime Minister on public information and chairman of National Innovation Council (NIC) Sam Pitroda today inaugurated the Delhi centre of Innovation Hub at National Science Centre.

Congress hasn`t done much on marketing: Pitroda

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 00:49

Congress has not marketed its achievements well, but there was still time for it to do so and the party would `definitely` win the coming Lok Sabha polls, Sam Pitroda, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Public Information Infrastructure and Innovation, said here on Sunday.

Sam Pitroda bats for UPA government

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 22:03

Sam Pitroda, advisor to PM on public information infrastructure and innovations, today came out in strong defence of the UPA government saying "it had done a hell lot for the people of the country.

India at tipping point, public discourse needs to change: Sam Pitroda

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 00:47

Miffed at criticism by opposition parties of the UPA government`s performance on the economic front, adviser to the Prime Minister, Sam Pitroda on Tuesday asked how could they say "nothing had been done when there has been a decent rate of growth for over a decade and the country is all set to register its highest ever production of foodgrain".

Planning Commission organises Twitter conference on Mahatma Gandhi

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 10:54

The Planning Commission has organized a global Twitter conference to discuss the life and message of Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi to mark his 144th birth anniversary celebrations.

Corruption, indecision hurting India`s growth: Sam Pitroda

Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 22:31

Sam Pitroda said that corruption and indecision were affecting the growth story of India.

Education quality poor in India: Sam Pitroda

Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 14:34

Sam Pitroda, a senior advisor to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Thursday voiced concern over the quality of education in India.

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

Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 12:46

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.