Ministry of electronics

Digitisation campaign snakes its way into Wayanad’s hinterlands

District has the largest tribal population in the state | Over 22,000 documents digitised 

published on : 21st January 2023

Order reserved in YouTuber ‘Savukku’ Shankar contempt case

The court issued notice to social media platforms namely Twitter, Facebook and YouTube for taking down the content.

published on : 15th October 2022

Technopark-based startup secures CERT-IN recognition

Beagle Security director and co-founder Rejah Rehim said the company was able to ensure cyber security of over 1,500 customers ranging from tech startups to large enterprises so far.

published on : 3rd October 2022

IT ministry to conduct quarterly audit of compliance by social media firms

At present, social media platforms are required to disclose their compliance with IT rules 2021 every month where they disclose action taken by them in response to various grievances.

published on : 4th August 2022

Over 23,000 higher education courses to be made available for free on new portal: UGC

The portal is aimed at bridging the digital divide and enhancing the accessibility of higher education in remote parts of the country.

published on : 29th July 2022

Centre issues draft norms to mobilise non-personal citizen data available with government

The draft policy proposes the launch of a non-personal data-based India datasets program and addresses the methods and rules to ensure that non-personal and anonymized data.

published on : 28th May 2022

Over 600 government social media accounts hacked since 2017, Anurag Thakur tells Lok Sabha

Responding to a query on the hacking of government's Twitter handles and e-mail accounts, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said since 2017, 641 such accounts have been hacked.

published on : 5th April 2022

MeitY’s call on Asiad participation for PUBG, AoV 

MeitY will have to rubberstamp this as both of these games were banned in India in 2020 under Section A of the IT Act.

published on : 9th March 2022

Modi government working on setting up nationwide 'AYUSH Grid'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi too emphasised on the need to create a homogenous system by setting up 'AYUSH Grid' on the lines of one nation, one tax and one nation, one mobility card.

published on : 5th September 2019