Odisha panel for Digital India plan

The Odisha government has constituted two panels, state committee and state apex committee, for smooth and effective implementation of the Digital India programme. The eight member state committee will function under the chairmanship of the chief minister for providing overall vision, broad policy direction and guidance for implementation of the new initiative at the state level. Apart from the…

Internet addiction affects 6% of people worldwide

As many as 6 per cent people in the world are addicted to the internet which may be adversely affecting their lives, including their health and interpersonal relationships, according to a new global study which included data from India. Internet addiction is an impulse-control problem marked by an inability to inhibit Internet use, which can…

Amrita to host intnl event on Technology for Education

Amrita University will host the prestigious 6th IEEE International Conference on Technology for Education (T4E) to bring together researchers, visionaries and practitioners in the areas of education and technology on a common platform to discuss the role of technology for making education relevant and bridging the rural-urban divide. The four-day conference, beginning tomorrow, will be…

Maharashtra government to launch portal, mobile app to address grievances

Maharashtra government will soon launch a portal and a mobile application, ‘Aaple Sarkar’, to ensure participative governance and address public grievances.

“The portal and mobile app will handle citizens’ grievance redressal as well as suggestions/feedback for more participative governance,” according to a statement issued by the Directorate of Information Technology (DIT).
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