Easy Passport Norms for Orphaned Kids

The laborious paperwork involved in the application process for a passport is now made easier for orphaned and abandoned children. Along with the compulsory birth certificate document, a Matriculation Certificate issued by an educational institution and a Bonafide certificate from the head of the Childcare/Orphanage will now do. Majors born before January 26, 1989, can…

To eliminate corruption and red-tapism from the system Delhi govt focusing on m-governance & e-governance: Manish Sisodia

The Delhi government was working towards encouraging use of m-governance and e-governance to eliminate corruption and red-tapism from the system, stated Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister, Government of NCT of Delhi, while addressing an interactive session on ‘Delhi 2020 – A Smart Place to Live, Work and Do Business’. Manish Sisodia today assured the industry…

All panchayats in Odisha to have broadband in 3 years

All panchayats in Odisha will have broadband internet services by 2017-18 while major cities of the state, including Bhubaneswar, will have Wi-Fi services in the next one year, the state government decided today. The decision was taken at a review meeting on the yearly performance of the department of Information Technology (IT) presided over by chief minister…

Aksh Optifibre Limited Announces its Q4 and Cumulative FY 2014-15 Results; Set to Follow an Aggressive Growth Trajectory

Aksh Optifibre Limited [BSE: 532351 | NSE: AKSHOPTFBR], the New Delhi based leading manufacturer of optical fibre, optical fibre cables and FRP rods, has announced its results for Q4 and FY 2014-15. The company’s net profits before exceptional items and tax increased 67% to Rs.31.67 crores for the period under review. The board has approved…

Digital India: PM Modi to launch BJP’s flagship programme likely in July

The Modi government, which completed one year at the Centre, is preparing for a big-ticket launch of Digital India, taking technology to the villages and block levels, through merchandise, hackathons and gamesspread over a week-long initiative across the country. The National e-Governance Division (NeGD), under the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), has empanelled…