Digital India
Opinion  /  Published 24.05.20

Second chance: The utility of the postman, rickshaw-puller

The pandemic has taken lives; but it has also resurrected some livelihoods. At a time of unprecedented disruptions that have imploded communication and allied services, the postal service has been giv...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.20

Connected: 1.2 billion Indians

Dreams come true in different ways. Inaugurating Digital India Week in 2015, the prime minister had said that he dreamt of a digital India where high-speed digital highways unite the nation and 1.2 bi...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 25.12.19

For Facebook, it's business as usual

Sir — The social media giant, Facebook, finally seems to be taking action against political manipulation of data by removing fake accounts. Yet, its founder, Mark Zuckerberg, had admitted data manip...
By The Telegraph in

Business  /  Published 20.10.19

Trai's IUC review anti-poor: Jio

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio has alleged that review of call connect charges by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) 'sabotages' the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision for Digital India, ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.02.19

Modi cash-for-farmers plan hits land record gaps

The Modi government’s grand announcement of Rs 6,000 a year for small and marginal farmers owning land up to 2 hectares — which many critics see as a blatant cash-for-votes overture ahead of this ...
By Jayanta Roy Chowdhury in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.01.19

Annual e-KYC to renew ration cards in Jharkhand

Come March, ration cards in Jharkhand will be renewed annually, instead of once in a lifetime, through e-KYC for extra transparency.State food and civil supplies minister Saryu Roy, speaking to report...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Business  /  Published 25.12.18

Internet of Things to widen reach

The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to reach an estimated two billion connections in India, unlocking revenues of $11 billion by 2022, a report from Assocham-EY has said.“Fast forward to ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.18

When robot ran into Circle

The digital revolution that’s sweeping across the world is great — and will benefit human civilisation in the long run.Or will it?Are Man and Machine locked in eternal conflict? And are all the co...
By Pinak Ghosh and Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 06.12.18

Heart rules head at digital meet

The audience was ready for another geek-speak, but the man in kurta-pajama at the lectern belied the expectation through his 20-minute address.Mustafa Jabbar, minister in-charge of post, telecommunica...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 05.12.18

Meet to offer digital delight

The curtains will go up on the seventeenth edition of Infocom on Thursday. The three-day conference themed “When digital becomes human” will explore issues, opportunities and changing dynamics bro...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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