e-Governance

Justice Khehar said the court will soon dispense with the need of filing voluminous documents and paperbooks as it is in the process of digitising the entire court records across the country. (Photo/SC)

Supreme Court to go “paperless” within 6-7 months, says CJI Khehar

Within six to seven months you will not file any paper. We will electronically pick it up trial court and high court records and there will be no need of case records being filed afresh in SC," the bench comprising the CJI and Justices DY Chandrachud and SK Kaul said.

Govt to appoint a SI for Government e-Marketplace (GeM)

The commerce ministry is looking to appoint a service provider for design, development, implementation, operation and maintenance of Government e-Marketplace (GeM)
“Today with over 1,50,000 policies issued through the CSC channel, we are a leading player both in terms of number of policies issued and total premium underwritten,” HDFC Ergo executive director Anuj Tyagi said. (Photo/Agency)

HDFC Ergo claims to sale maximum number of insurance policy through CSC

HDFC Ergo General Insurance claimed that it has emerged the market leader with 55 per cent share in distribution products through the common service centres (CSCs) platform.
Patnaik laid foundation stone for New Boys hostel, new academic block, multi-purpose administrative block and amphitheatre during the occasion. (Photo/Agency)

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launches e-learning centre at Sambalpur

An e-learning centre constructed at a cost of Rs 10.5 crore was inaugurated at Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology at Burla by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik
The move is aimed at adding another security layer to the hardware at a time when such devices are all set to take the centre stage in biometric-based digital payments. (Photo/UIDAI)

New encryption key in Aadhaar authentication devices from June: A B Pandey, CEO, UIDAI

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has said that all devices using Aadhaar authentication will have to adhere to its new encryption standards from June 1
www.womenpoint.in will be a digital platform exclusively for the women run by women. According to activist-journalist, R Parvathi Devi, one of the brains behind the initiative, the website is aimed at marking the space of women in the male-dominated digital world. (Photo/Thinkstock)

Kerala to launch an all-women website to document struggles of women

An all-women website, which will focus on struggles and achievements of women with a view to bridge the gender gap in digital world, is all set to be launched in Kerala

UIDAI flags unauthorised Aadhaar services by sites, apps

The UIDAI has asked the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team and Google India to act against some websites and mobile apps providing unauthorized Aadhaar-related services
The centre will be spread across a total area of 50,647 sq. ft. and the aggregate cost of the project is estimated at ₹ 48.34 crores. (Photo/Agency)

MeitY approves setting up brownfield electronic manufacturing cluster in Aurangabad

The brownfield EMC cluster, located at Shendra industrial area of Aurangabad district in Maharashtra is estimated to cost ₹ 48.34 crores

Modi govt releases draft rules for m-wallets, smart cards payments and security

The government has released draft guidelines for transactions made through prepaid payment instruments (PPIs) like mobile wallets, smart cards and paper vouchers and also sought feedback from various stakeholders
Union Minister for Electronics & IT Ravi Shankar Prasad addressing at the inauguration of the Conference on the ‘ICEGOV 2017. (Photo/PIB)

Ravi Shankar Prasad for maintaining data privacy, use of analytics

IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the global community to work on protection of data privacy while emphasising on innovations using data analytics