Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Finnish counterpart Sanna Marin have announced a digital partnership that is likely to facilitate research and development of 6G mobile technologies
The state government has not just cleared the Centre aided Bharatnet project but has also formally notified the same by awarding the tenders for the project in the state
Delhi high court last week stayed a state government order suspending the subsidy offered on Tata Motors’ Nexon electric vehicle following complaints of sub-standard range performance
At present RailTel provides free wi-fi service at more than 5,950 stations in the country, and the facility can be availed by anyone with a smartphone and an active connection after an OTP-based verification.
Govt defines IT rules further, ‘social media platforms with 50 lakh users to fall in new IT code ambit
Social media companies with over fifty lakh users will have to adhere to additional obligations and compliance under the new IT rules
Key government initiatives including Atmanirbhar Bharat, Make in India and Digital India initiatives will continue to remain top priority projects for the Centre
Centre clears plan to connect 12,000 Uttarakhand villages via internet under the BharatNet 2.0 project
The Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad confirmed that all the 12,000 villages will be connected via optical fibre internet through Bharat Net and mobile connectivity in state border areas will be improved
PM Modi said that these projects will make connectivity and transportation easier among West Bengal, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura along with Bangladesh and Bhutan.
The new QR codes based ticketing system will be an upgraded version of the present Automatic Fare Collection System