Will push policies to strengthen cyber security: NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog member V.K. Saraswat on Monday said the think-tank of the central government will push policies for the indigenous manufacture of electronics and hardware to strengthen India’s cyber security. Saraswat, a former Defence Research and Development Organisation chief, stressed on the creation of indigenous technologies through ‘Make in India’ in electronics and hardware sector…

e-velanmai acts as problem solver for farmers: TNAU VC

Agricultural extension strategy has been changing every 10 years, depending on time and local needs and in this situation,e-velanmai(e-agriculture) can help capture spot problems of farmers in mobile and tablets and sent to experts for solutions, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University Vice-Chancellor, Dr K Ramasamy said here today. This was considering the contemporary condition assuming that…

The five Digital India stories you must read today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the ‘Digital India’ week on Wednesday in the presence of senior ministerial colleagues and top industry honchos, a move that aims to give a ‘digital push’ to governance and jobs. Right from his first day in office, the Prime Minister has always exhibited interest in a digitizing campaign for India,…

Top corporates back Digital India

Top corporates on Wednesday pledged investments of Rs. 4.5 lakh crore for initiatives to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project ‘Digital India’, while also promising to create about 18 lakh jobs in the country. “Investments of about Rs. 4.5 lakh crore have been committed for Digital India by industrialists here and employment for approximately…

Moral education awareness campaign launched

Manipur Students Federation (MSF), Pangal Students organisation (PSO), All Manipur Art and Culture Students Union (AMACSU) and Manipur Nat Kanba Lup (MNKL) jointly organized a one Day Moral Education Awareness Programme on Wednesday at Human Resource Development School, Ghari. The programme was attended by Kh Serajjudin, President MSF, MA Wakil Alsari President PSO, Th Udoi…

PM Modi to launch ‘Digital India’ project on July 1 in the presence of Mukesh Ambani, Satya Nadella and others

The Indian government will be launching its ambitious project ‘Digital India’ on the first day of July. Around 400 eminent entrepreneurs will be attending the launch. Chairman of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani is also invited for the event. Other corporates that may attend the launch are CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, Chairman of Tata Group,…