Rohatgi faults govt decision on Sun TV

Attorney general Mukul Rohatgi on Friday shot down the home ministry’s decision to deny security clearance to Sun TV, saying mere filing of cases against the owners can’t be a ground to deny the right to run a channel. The MHA’s decision to deny security clearance to Sun TV was based on three cases against…

Calling entrepreneurs and innovators for the ‘Innovate for Digital India’ Challenge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the “Digital India” campaign on August 21, 2014. This programme aims to change India into an electronically empowered economy. The idea behind it is to facilitate interaction between government departments and Indian citizens through a digital or electronic medium, leading to better governance. This is also a green initiative that…

The power of e-will

Nethra* was a school friend. When I shook the small-town dust off my Batas and went away to a big-city college, we naturally lost touch. Five years later, a mutual friend called. “Did you hear? She passed away.” Within a few hours, my Facebook timeline was flooded with posts from her wall. Friends and cousins…

Enter the world of digital money

If tech clairvoyants and futuristic movies are to be believed, paper money is on its way out. In its stead, digital money will become the preferred choice for all financial transactions in the not-too-distant future. Supporting the digital wave is a host of new digital offerings promising ‘anytime and anywhere’ access to your money and…