• indian group counters us academicians backs digital india

    Indian group counters US academicians, backs Digital India

    India | September 16, 2015 10:37 IST

    New Delhi: A group of intellectuals and economists have come out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India campaign and his upcoming Silicon Valley visit, which is being opposed by a section of

  • smriti irani launches national web portal for

    Smriti Irani launches national web portal for apprenticeship training

    Politics | September 10, 2015 17:46 IST

    New Delhi:  Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday launched the national web portal for promotion of a national apprenticeship scheme.The scheme, which provides opportunities for practical training, is for graduates, diploma holders and

  • andhra pradesh inks deal with wipro for e governance

    Andhra Pradesh inks deal with Wipro for e-governance

    February 23, 2015 19:38 IST

    Hyderabad:  In its bid to make a quantum leap in e-governance, Andhra Pradesh government has struck a deal with IT Major Wipro to build and implement the Andhra Pradesh State Enterprise Architecture (APSEA) in the

  • for paperless cabinet meetings union govt to provide kindle

    For paperless cabinet meetings, union govt to provide Kindle devices to ministers

    Politics | February 16, 2015 9:54 IST

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government's plans to go paperless has moved a step further with the government deciding to put all Cabinet notes on Kindle devices.The electronic device will be used by ministers in

  • must give importance to mobile governance modi

    Must give importance to mobile governance: Modi

    January 30, 2015 11:45 IST

    New Delhi: To successfully implement e-governance, the country must think about 'mobiles first' and give importance to mobile governance, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday.Addressing the 18th National Conference on e-Governance through Twitter, Modi said:

  • modi cabinet to go paperless digitization on cards

    Modi Cabinet to go paperless, digitization on cards

    India | January 19, 2015 16:07 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA Government will soon be seen equipped with latest electronic devices enabling them to take faster decisions.The government has planned to arm its top ministers and bureaucrats with

  • india and us agree to collaborate on digital india

    India and US agree to collaborate on Digital India initiative

    January 18, 2015 10:18 IST

    New Delhi: India and the US have agreed to collaborate on implementing the ambitious Digital India initiative ahead of American President Barack Obama's Republic day visit to New Delhi.During the two-day meeting of the US-India

  • up govt to utilise e governance optimally for better

    'UP govt to utilise e-governance optimally for better services to people'

    India | October 11, 2014 20:38 IST

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government will optimally utilise e-governance to provide better services to people of the state, Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan said today. Ranjan said necessary action will be taken on priority to make

  • me and obama have same interest in e governance narendra

    Me and Obama have same interest in e-governance: Narendra Modi

    October 01, 2014 11:14 IST

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that he and US President Barack Obama have the same level of interest in e-governance and thus are implementing programmes towards mobile governance.“Yesterday, me and President Obama discussed

  • chandrababu holds meeting of ap ecabinet

    Chandrababu holds meeting of AP "eCabinet"

    India | September 15, 2014 13:15 IST

    Hyderabad: Taking a step further in eGovernance, the Andhra Pradesh state Cabinet has now gone paperless.Wielding iPads in their hands, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Council of Ministers today conducted a meeting of

  • up government for expansion of e governance akhilesh yadav

    UP government for expansion of e-governance: Akhilesh Yadav

    India | August 02, 2014 7:16 IST

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government was committed for expansion of E-governance and development of IT in the state, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said here yesterday.Yadav said this during his meeting with executive vice president of prominent

  • e governance can check corruption nitin gadkari

    E-governance can check corruption: Nitin Gadkari

    Politics | October 04, 2012 19:33 IST

    Mumbai, Oct 4: BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said e-governance can check corruption and "red-tapism" to a considerable extent.Addressing BJP's national convention on 'e-governance for good governance' here, Gadkari said information technology (IT) should