India’s National Conference On e-Governance Concludes

The two-day 18th National Conference on e-Governance with the theme “Digital Governance-New Frontier” has concluded in Gandhinagar. Addressing the valedictory session on Saturday, Governor of Gujarat, Om Prakash Kohli said e-Governance is important because it is the most easy, effective and economical governance. He said it is one of the most useful fields of Information…

Let’s prevent another Perumal death

“We have not only failed Perumal, but failed ourselves as writers. Perumal’s decision not to write is a terrible solution… What are we doing to make Perumal Murugan write again?” This question posed by writer Kiran Nagarkar at a session on ‘Censorship in Writing: Why Perumal Murugan should not have to die’ haunted the audience…

Building another pipe dream?

The difference between cities and villages in India has always been stark. Services that people in urban areas take for granted are often simply not available in the countryside. This is particularly true when we look at the digital divide that creates a gulf between urban and rural India. Tilonia is a small village in…