Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad
Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad

To push the Digital India initiative further, Indian government in collaboration with social media platform Twitter launched Twitter Samvad today. This new service will now allow people to receive tweets as SMSes from government offices, including the Prime Minister's Office.

Road Ministry to enhance scope of e-governance to entire system

Aimed at ensuring transparency and better administration, the Road Transport and Highways Ministry on Monday said it aims to bring the entire system fall under the scope of e-governance module.

Army to use e-governance, create cloud database for soldiers

The Indian Army plans to use e-governance widely and has an ambitious plan for a cloud database which can store all unclassified information about soldiers.

PM Modi asks IT experts to innovate for 'm-Governance'

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked the country's IT experts to explore ways to provide as many services as possible through mobile phones to boost M-Governance (Mobile-Governance).

Must give importance to mobile governance: Narendra Modi

To successfully implement e-governance, the country must think about `mobiles first` and give importance to mobile governance, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.

Maharashtra to launch web portal, app for e-governance

 The Maharashtra government will launch a web portal and a mobile application called 'Aaple Sarkar' (our government) to encourage people to participate in e-governance and address public grievances, an official said here Thursday.

'UP govt to utilise e-governance optimally for better services to people'

The Uttar Pradesh government will optimally utilise e-governance to provide better services to people of the state, Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan said on Saturday.

Obama and I have same interest in e-governance: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that he and US President Barack Obama have the same level of interest in e-governance and thus are implementing programmes towards mobile governance.

Govt to emphasise on e-governance: Jitendra Singh

The government will emphasise on e-governance measures to ensure good and simplified governance, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said here on Wednesday.

UP govt for expansion of e-governance: Akhilesh

The Uttar Pradesh government was committed for expansion of e-governance and development of IT in the state, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said.

PMO Facebook page hits 3m ‘likes’ in first month, hints at future of governance

The Modi government seems to have taken the virtual connection with citizens through social networking sites quite seriously.

New Health Minister promises transparency, e-governance

Promising transparency and e-governance, new Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today said he will be interacting with national and international experts to formulate policies and execute them successfully.

Kerala to strengthen e-governance

Strengthening e-governance, bringing in a Right to Hearing and Kerala infrastructure bills are some of the programmes included in `Mission 676` of three-year old Congress-led UDF government to be implemented in the coming days.

Kerala govt takes steps to implement `e-office`

To bring in more administrative effectiveness and transparency, the Kerala government on Thursday announced that it would go ahead with the implementation of `e-office`.

Afghan Governors on India visit to study e-governance

Governors of 20 states of Afghanistan today visited Pipaliya Meera village in the district to study e-governance.

J&K gets award for e-Governance

Jammu and Kashmir`s efforts to provide administration with the use of Information Technology has won it the acclaimed CSI-Nihilent Award for e-Governance.

160,000 service centres to implement national e-Go

India is building a network of over 160,000 Common Services Centres (CSCs) to take a gamut of public services to the very doorstep of the common man as part of the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP), a government official said.

India`s villages to get connected, to revolutionise e-governance

India to link its 250,000 village councils with high-speed data cables to take e-governance to the grassroots.

Kerala makes strides in e-governance

Kerala`s e-governance initiatives has gained momentum with more stakeholders from participating organisations as well as the general public using it effectively.

Decision on e-governance projects soon

The central and state governments are likely to decide on their e-governance projects by the end of this year.