The Hullabaloo Around Aarogya Setu App And Why The Government Needs To Listen

The debate over data privacy has just been reignited again, thanks to the Aarogya Setu app endorsed by the Government in the wake of Coronavirus pandemic.

Ministry of IT’s ‘Digital Village Pilot project’ to cover 700 Gram Panchayats

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is implementing a ‘Digital Village Pilot project’ covering 700 gram Panchayats or villages with

Offset money from Rafael deal used in skill training: Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government was using the offset money of Rafale deal to train people.

Parliament approves Aadhaar bill, new law on data protection to come soon

The Parliament on Monday passed a bill that will make the use of Aadhaar for opening bank accounts and procuring mobile phone connections

Proposed amendment to Aadhar in line with SC order and voluntary: Prasad

Lok Sabha on Thursday passed by voice vote the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 with Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asserting

Why is the opposition opposing the Triple Talaq Bill?

The famous Triple Talaq bill has started its race to become a law. The Law minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad, introduced it in…

Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Oppn to accept defeat gracefully

Allegations on EVM manipulation false, Oppn should learn to accept defeat gracefully: Ravi Shankar Prasad BJP on Tuesday dubbed as “baseless” and “frivolous”, the highly “strategized” blame game by the Opposition alleging manipulation of Electronic Voting Machines and asked them…

After Yogi, Amit Shah denied permission to hold rally in WB

Amit Shah denied permission to hold rally in Jadavpur BJP chief Amit Shah was denied permission to hold a rally in West Bengal’s Jadavpur district in the run-up to the last phase of polls, party sources said on Monday. Sources also said that although…

LS polls: Gautam Gambhir joins BJP

Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday in the presence of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Union Minister of Law & Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad. He thanked BJP for giving him the opportunity. While interacting…

How Samsung’s ‘Make In India’ relocated to Vietnam!

The Modi government’s approach to boost local electronics manufacturing is facing huge resistance from the industry. A more measured approach is advisable. Samsung Electronics, a poster child of Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign, has threatened to cut down on…