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Modi to address global IT congress in city on February 19

Feb 18 2018

The city is set to host two mega technology events Nasscom India Leadership Forum (ILF) and the 22nd edition of the WCIT concurrently from tomorrow.

Government assures action against Nirav Modi, blames UPA

Feb 15 2018

Prasad said no loans have been given in the Modi govt's tenure which can become NPAs and the loan to Nirav Modi was given during the tenure of the UPA.

PM Narendra Modi to address global IT event on Feb 19

Feb 14 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver the inaugural address at the World Congress on Information Technology 2018 (WCIT), beginning here from February 19.

Over 53,000 cyber security incidents observed in 2017

Feb 09 2018

As per NCRB data, a total of 9,622, 11,592 and 12,317 cybercrime cases were registered during the years 2014, 2015 and 2016, respectively, he said.

Aadhaar to be address, age proof for driving licence: Govt

Feb 09 2018

The draft notification to ammend rules for driving licences proposes Aadhaar as one of the documents that can be submitted as address and age proof, the government said.

No information on rise in spread of hatred on social media

Feb 07 2018

The govt has no information to show that there is an increase in spread of hatred and negativity on social media, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad informed Parliament.

Aadhaar data is completely safe: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Feb 07 2018

There has been no breach of Aadhaar data and a majority of the country's people trust the scheme as it is completely safe, Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.

Social media sites told not to host dangerous games: Prasad

Feb 02 2018

The govt has asked popular social media sites not to host any dangerous games like Blue Whale challenge that may put the lives of people at risk, Parliament was informed.

Aadhaar data safe, not being sold: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Feb 02 2018

There has not been a single case of data breach from UIDAI database, the govt said, claiming that a recent report about Aadhaar data being sold was "completely false".

LAVA's 'Design in India' initiative a key milestone: Prasad

Jan 23 2018

Ravi Shankar Prasad said the govt has put in place policies and structures to make India a global hub of electronics manufacturing and LAVA 'Design in India' initiative.

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