Digital India

Transformational initiatives under Digital India opened doors for innovative Fintech solutions: PM Modi

"Transformational initiatives under digital India have opened doors for innovative FinTech solutions to be applied in governance," said PM Modi. 

Dec 03, 2021, 10:45 AM IST

NITI Aayog proposes to bring Digital Bank

Government think-tank Niti Aayog proposed setting up of full-stack 'digital banks', which would principally rely on the internet and other proximate channels to offer their services and not physical branches, to mitigate the financial deepening challenges being faced in the country

Nov 25, 2021, 09:36 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi suggests setting up of ‘High-Power Police Technology Mission’

Prime Minister attended the 56th DGsP/IGsP Conference at Lucknow. 

Nov 21, 2021, 19:30 PM IST

5 years of Demonetisation: Big advantage of small currency notes

November 8, 2021 marked five years since the Indian government decided to cancel the Legal Tender Status of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denomination currency notes with a larger purpose to move India from a Tax Non-compliant society to a compliant society.

Nov 08, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

Paytm to offer Rs 50 crore cashback! Users, merchants to get guaranteed rewards on each transaction

Paytm will also provide merchants having the most number of transactions made via its app with certificates, Soundbox and IoT devices, among other exciting prizes, in a bid to train retailers on digital financial literacy. 

Jul 02, 2021, 18:57 PM IST

We will make this decade ‘India's techade’: PM Modi during Digital India event

PM Modi said, “Data and demographic dividend present a massive opportunity for India... Together, we will be successful in making this decade ‘India's techade'." 

Jul 01, 2021, 13:17 PM IST

Govt announces Rs 12,195-crore PLI Scheme for telecom & Networking equipment, important dates and how to apply

The scheme envisages to create global champions out of India who have the potential to grow in size and scale using cutting edge technology and thereby penetrate the global value chains. Telecom products play an important role in the larger vision of “Digital India”.

Jun 04, 2021, 12:17 PM IST

Rajnath Singh launches online medical service SeHAT OPD for armed forces personnel, veterans

Singh said the 'SeHAT OPD' portal reflected the government's commitment to 'Digital India' and 'e-governance'.

May 27, 2021, 18:44 PM IST

BHIM UPI transactions more than double to 273 crore in March

In March 2020, around 125 crore transactions took place through BHIM UPI.

Apr 02, 2021, 17:25 PM IST

Inactive MobiKwik user? Be ready to pay upto Rs 140 as wallet maintenance charge

The MobiKwik website claims that it is the number 2 player in the mobile wallet space in India and amongst the top 3 players in the payment gateway industry in the country. It has a network of over 3 million direct merchants, 140+ billers and 107 million-plus users. 

Feb 23, 2021, 14:48 PM IST

'Digital India' made travel industry stand out, says Autoforsure founder Sarthak Sharma

COVID-19 outbreak has displayed unusual circumstances before the fragile tourism and travelling industry. The highly infectious novel coronavirus remains to stop the sector and puts tough questions about its present and future survival. 

Jan 16, 2021, 12:49 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Special Edition): Digital robbery in Digital India?

Why is the government silent on the arbitrariness of social media? In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss - Digital robbery in Digital India?

Jan 12, 2021, 19:24 PM IST

'PM has taken personal initiative in ensuring digital empowering of the country'

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said PM has taken personal initiative in ensuring digital empowering of the country.

Dec 09, 2020, 15:34 PM IST

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