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  • Modi mocks Congress' pledge to protect cows in MP
    India NewsModi mocks Congress' pledge to protect cows in MP

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out at the congress for their pledge to protect cows in Madhya Pradesh, reminding the party that its workers in Kerala last year slaughtered a calf in the open. Addressing an election rally in Chhindwara, the Prime Minister also attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi with the "naamdaar" jibe for "repeatedly lying" to discredit the BJP-led central government.

    1 year ago
  • Cross-border data flow will help Indian digital economy: Google
    SourcesCross-border data flow will help Indian digital economy: Google

    Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai has written to IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad advocating free flow of data across borders as such a step will encourage global companies to contribute to Indias digital economy.

    2 years ago
  • Online platforms can't abuse data to impact free choice: Prasad
    SourcesOnline platforms can't abuse data to impact free choice: Prasad

    The government on Friday reiterated its firm stand on data privacy and against online platforms abusing data to impact free choice in India.

    2 years ago
  • Let Indian users decide on data localisation: Experts
    SourcesLet Indian users decide on data localisation: Experts

    Amid the Indian government's call to store data locally, experts here said on Friday that the consumers should be free to choose jurisdiction in which data can be stored and it might not be prudent to force data localisation.

    2 years ago
  • NABARD sanctions Rs 334 cr to Bengal projects in August
    SourcesNABARD sanctions Rs 334 cr to Bengal projects in August

    The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Tuesday said it has sanctioned Rs 334.75 crore in August, under the Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF), to West Bengal for 158 minor irrigation and 23 flood protection projects.

    2 years ago
  • NABARD sanctions over Rs 334 cr to Bengal projects in August
    SourcesNABARD sanctions over Rs 334 cr to Bengal projects in August

    The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Tuesday said it has sanctioned Rs 334.75 crore in August, under the Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF), to West Bengal for 158 minor irrigation and 23 flood protection projects.

    2 years ago
  • In coming 19 days, SC to pronounce verdicts on many significant issues
    SourcesIn coming 19 days, SC to pronounce verdicts on many significant issues

    With speculation about Justice Ranjan Gogoi becoming the next Chief Justice of India nearly over, the next 19 working days will witness pronouncement of judgments on a series of significant issues such as Aadhaar, Ayodhya title suit, prohibition to the entry of menstruating women in Sabrimala temple, the "discriminatory" adultery law and the reservation in promotion for SC/ST.

    2 years ago
  • Look into larger perspective while dealing with Taj: SC
    SourcesLook into larger perspective while dealing with Taj: SC

    "If Taj Mahal goes, you will not get a second chance," the Supreme Court said on Tuesday while urging the authorities to see the larger perspective while dealing with the issue of the monument's protection in Agra.

    2 years ago
  • SC to hear plea on AFSPA dilution on September 4
    SourcesSC to hear plea on AFSPA dilution on September 4

    The Supreme Court will hear on September 4 a plea by a group of serving Army officers against the dilution of AFSPA that gives immunity to military personnel from prosecution for their actions in disturbed and insurgency-hit areas.

    2 years ago
  • There is need for data exchanges in India: IT Ministry
    SourcesThere is need for data exchanges in India: IT Ministry

    India recognises the enormous potential of Big Data and analytics in enriching the economy and the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) is mulling over the pros and cons of setting up data exchanges in the country, a senior official said here on Monday.

    2 years ago