Digital India

PM Modi inaugurates Bengaluru Tech Summit, says work from anywhere has become the norm and going to stay

The Prime Minister expressed happiness that Digital India is no longer being seen as any regular government initiative rather it has become a way of life particularly, for the poor, marginalised and for those in government.

Nov 19, 2020, 13:25 PM IST

Govt calendars, diaries, schedulers to now go digital

Previously all calendars, diaries, schedulers and similar other materials, were printed in physical format.

Sep 02, 2020, 17:02 PM IST

Online education amid COVID-19 pandemic causing digital divide among students

The Internet has reached the maximum number of people in Delhi, Kerala, and Haryana, but it is still away from the majority of people in the northeastern states, except Assam.

Aug 22, 2020, 01:50 AM IST

India's digital journey focused on empowerment, inclusion and transformation: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that India's digital journey focused on empowerment, inclusion and digital transformation and its positive impact is being felt in all aspects of the lives of Indian citizens.

Jul 01, 2020, 19:13 PM IST

Digital India's success is hope for poor, developing countries, says Secretary-General of Commonwealth Patricia Scotland

Talking about what Ravi Shankar Prasad has done she remarked, “He has electrified the other members of our Commonwealth family.”

May 24, 2020, 18:37 PM IST

India's 'Innovation Challenge for Video Conferencing Solution', winner to get 1 crore in first year, 10 lakh for next 3

The winning team with the best-judged solution will receive Rs INR 1 Crore in the first year and an additional support of Rs 10 lakhs per year towards Operations & Maintenance, for a period of 3 years after the first year of deployment subject to terms and condition of the final contract to be signed.

Apr 13, 2020, 21:05 PM IST

Badi Bahas: PM Modi's big announcement over Social Media on Sunday

In today's Badi Bahas Show we have raised few questions on Modi's decision on Social Media. Why he wants to quit from foreign social media, is there any plan to come up with Indian platform of social media. watch our panel discussion on this

Mar 03, 2020, 11:18 AM IST

Social Media: What is cooking in PM Modi's Mind ?

PM Modi decides to quit from Social Media on this upcoming Sunday. PM announced that he will not use Foreign social media platform but he will be continuing his posts. PM is the most influential personality on social media.

Mar 03, 2020, 10:38 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav Reacts on PM's decision on Social Media

PM Modi decides to quit from Social Media on this upcoming Sunday. Opposition leaders reactions started pouring in. Rahul Gandi, Akhilesh Yadav reacted on PM's decision. This breaking news gives a shock to the Nation as well as social media users.

Mar 03, 2020, 08:26 AM IST

Ravi Shankar Prasad launches web portal for tracing stolen mobiles in Delhi

The government has decided to give 5G Spectrum for the trial to all operators in the country, he said, adding "This may take few years to launch it fully all over the country."

Dec 30, 2019, 19:39 PM IST

Indian consumer durable industry to hit $36 bn by 2023

The findings were based on survey of 6,800 consumer durable buyers and discussions conducted by Kantar IMRB for the study.

Jul 09, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Empowered people, reduced corruption: PM Modi on Digital India's 4th anniversary

Calling the Digital India initiative a "people`s movement", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said it has empowered people, significantly reduced corruption and improved public service delivery to benefit the poor.

Jul 01, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Over 200 services make Paytm India's only super app

Paytm confirmed that it provides up to 200 services on its platform ranging from recharges and bill payments, to travel and entertainment booking, city services like "Fastag", challan, donation and financial services like loan, gold, insurance. 

Jun 19, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

Telecom panel asks Trai to reconsider recommendations on spectrum auction

The Digital Communications Commission (DCC), which met here Thursday, also approved the terms and conditions for 5G trials in the country, sources said.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:01 AM IST

1 lakh digital villages in 5 years, promises Piyush Goyal in Interim Budget 2019

India currently has the lowest tarriffs for data and voice calls, said the FM.

Feb 01, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi receives first-ever Philip Kotler Presidential award

The citation mentions initiatives such as Make in India, Startup India, Digital India and Swachh Bharat, "which have positioned India as one of the most lucrative manufacturing and business destinations in the world". 

Jan 14, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Catalysts Digital India needs: Reliance Jio completes two years

Mukesh Ambani’s telecom unit Reliance Jio, which was launched two years ago, has already emerged as a giant in the sector. In a statement released on the occasion of its second anniversary, Jio said that it had “triggered a digital revolution and put the power of data within the reach of every Indian”.

Sep 05, 2018, 16:58 PM IST

Just 25% adults use Internet in India: Pew survey

South Korea stands out as the most heavily connected society, with 96 per cent of adults reporting Internet use, showed the the survey conducted in 37 countries.

Jun 20, 2018, 16:19 PM IST

In a push towards digital India, IAF conducts first-ever online selection of airmen

A total of 409169 candidates had registered for the online STAR examination for Airmen. The online examination was successfully conducted at 439 centres spread over 102 cities across the country.

May 10, 2018, 18:32 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi says ready to pay price for steps taken for betterment of country

PM Modi asked the media organisation to extend their help to the government to change the course of the nation for amelioration.

Nov 30, 2017, 11:28 AM IST