A draft e-commerce policy wants online retailers such as Amazon.com, search engines like Google and social media platforms to locally store data generated by users in India, with the government having access to such data for national security and public policy objective.
After achieving self-sufficiency in pulses production, the government is drafting strategy to increase the country's oilseeds output, Niti Aayog member Ramesh Chand said.
Modi's announcement of the launch of the ambitious Ayushman Bharat scheme was lauded by various organisations which called it a much-awaited gift to the nation as it would ease healthcare woes of the poor.
Heptulla has dedicated to the people the North East Circuit: Imphal and Khongjom tourism project under Centre's 'Swadesh Darshan Scheme' at Kangla here.
Patnaik announced the start of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY), a universal health coverage scheme, in the state.
Modi said a new agriculture export policy will be unveiled soon to boost farm income as the government is on track to achieve the target of doubling farmers' income by 2022.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said a major healthcare initiative to give medical insurance cover to 50 crore Indians will roll out from September 25 - the 102nd birth anniversary of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Deendayal Upadhyay.
The govt has sought public feedback on draft data protection bill which proposes seeking "explicit consent" for processing 'sensitive personal information' like religious or political belief, sexual orientation and biometric information.
The Punjab government will give jobs to 10 poorest of poor youths in each village of the state as part of its goal to provide employment to five lakh persons under 'ghar ghar rozgar' scheme.