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Jammu: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference amid the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra', at Jhajjar Kotli in Jammu district, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023. (PTI Photo)(PTI)
Jammu: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference amid the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra', at Jhajjar Kotli in Jammu district, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023. (PTI Photo)(PTI)
Published on Jan 24, 2023 05:05 PM IST

E4m-DNPA Digital Impact Awards on January 20

The e4m-DNPA Digital Impact Awards will recognise and honour India's cutting-edge digital initiatives that provide citizens with on-demand governance and services.

The e4m-DNPA Digital Impact Awards logo
The e4m-DNPA Digital Impact Awards logo
Updated on Jan 17, 2023 03:51 PM IST

Non-resident Indians from 10 countries soon be able to make UPI payments. List

NCPI said in a circular asked UPI participants to devise a mechanism by April 30 that will allow NRIs to make digital payments without having to get an Indian mobile number.

NCPI is enabling ten countries for online transaction. Indians having mobile numbers with country codes of these ten nations will be able to transact digitally. (File)
NCPI is enabling ten countries for online transaction. Indians having mobile numbers with country codes of these ten nations will be able to transact digitally. (File)
Published on Jan 12, 2023 09:43 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Only 31% women own mobile phones, says Oxfam report on India digital divide

Oxfam said gendered social benchmarks tend to dictate what is 'appropriate' for men and women in this scenario, and that this has led to a relatively lower level of use and assimilation of digital services for women when compared to men.

India accounts for half the world’s gendered digital divide.(Representative Image/ Photo by Ibrahim Rifath on Unsplash)
India accounts for half the world’s gendered digital divide.(Representative Image/ Photo by Ibrahim Rifath on Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 06, 2022 05:07 PM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Centre may exempt early stage startups from data protection bill provisions

Meity (Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology) is mulling to improve upon the bill to exempt early stage startups from the provisions of DPDP (Digital Personal Data Protection) bill.

 Digital Personal Data Protection bill is open for public comments till December 17(Shutterstock)
Digital Personal Data Protection bill is open for public comments till December 17(Shutterstock)
Published on Dec 04, 2022 01:04 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Singh Rahul Sunilkumar

Do you use UPI for payments? Follow these tips by SBI for safe transactions

UPI transactions crossed ₹10.62 lakh crore in July through 6.28 billion transactions, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman had said. In the last fiscal, more than 46 billion transactions were processed amounting to over ₹84.17 lakh crores.

With its UPI, India has taken the lead and made significant progress toward promoting digital payment transactions.(MINT)
With its UPI, India has taken the lead and made significant progress toward promoting digital payment transactions.(MINT)
Published on Sep 28, 2022 10:35 AM IST
By | Edited by Aryan Prakash

Ex-servicemen to get access to online pension services at 400,000 centres

India has around 3.3 million defence pensioners. About 500,000 of them have been moved to the new system and the migration will be complete over the next six months.

SPARSH has been implemented at a cost of around <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>160 crore.(Representational photo)
SPARSH has been implemented at a cost of around 160 crore.(Representational photo)
Updated on Feb 22, 2022 02:31 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Enabling service delivery for Bharat

The Government of India has been strategically fostering public-private service delivery models well ahead of time, especially with projects requiring extensive tech intervention.

With an aim of elevating governance to the next level, the Government thoroughly focused on the need for ‘digital’ across sectors.(Digpu)
With an aim of elevating governance to the next level, the Government thoroughly focused on the need for ‘digital’ across sectors.(Digpu)
Published on Feb 19, 2022 10:09 AM IST
By, New Delhi

From on-site to online: How startups in India are bridging digital divide across

While a digital divide between top cities and remote areas existed before, the pandemic put the spotlight on the urgent need to bridge this gap.

The digital divide in India starts at the foundational level and a pandemic was enough to put the spotlight on it.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The digital divide in India starts at the foundational level and a pandemic was enough to put the spotlight on it.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Jan 30, 2022 10:49 AM IST
BySharmita Kar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

PM Modi addresses CVC-CBI joint meet, hails digital tools in checking corruption

“In the last 6-7 years, the government has succeeded in instilling the confidence that it is possible to contain corruption,” the Prime Minister said at the CVC conference. “Today there is the political will to attack corruption at the administrative level.”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (ANI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (ANI)
Published on Oct 20, 2021 10:23 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Digital India Corporation invites job applications from graduates, others

Digital India Corporation has invited applications to fill vacancies in various posts for covering fixed project duration purely on contract/ consolidated basis. Application forms are available online and the last date to submit the forms is August 30.

Digital India Corporation invites job applications from graduates, others(HT file)
Digital India Corporation invites job applications from graduates, others(HT file)
Published on Aug 17, 2021 01:13 PM IST

PM Modi to interact with Digital India beneficiaries at 11am tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also give an outlook on several developments and work for the future.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI Photo)
Updated on Jun 30, 2021 08:04 PM IST
By | Written by Deepali Sharma | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Microsoft launches Taj Mahal inspired engineering hub in Noida

The IDC is said to be inspired by the Taj Mahal. Microsoft said that its design will amalgamate the company's technological prowess with locally sourced materials. It will feature artworks by local artisans and incorporate features of the Taj, like vaulted doorways, marble inlays and domes, arches.

The Noida IDC is said to be inspired by the Taj Mahal, an UNESCO world heritage site and one of the seven wonders of the world, located less than 200 kilometers away in Agra.
The Noida IDC is said to be inspired by the Taj Mahal, an UNESCO world heritage site and one of the seven wonders of the world, located less than 200 kilometers away in Agra.
Published on Jan 28, 2021 09:51 PM IST
Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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