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India Post working on model to connect artisan with e-commerce

“I have asked India Post to develop framework where India artisan like in Kashi, handloom of Meerut, artisans at Tirupur can leverage postal environment to become big brand in e-commerce,” Prasad said at an event organised by Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad on public policy making. 283 more words

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Digital India is about Empowering Citizens of India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

“India is a unique place where rocket science and “jugad” technology can co-exist. Indians are adept at using technology; the need of the hour is to create an enabling environment for them”, said Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology, Government of India. 300 more words


Full Mobile Number Portability by March 31, 2015

Full Mobile Number Portability (“MNP”), which would enable the users to change operators, retaining their exiting numbers across telecom circles, has received nod from the Telecom Commission… 305 more words


Law panel for repeal of 113 more archaic laws

Do you remember the last time you used a horse-cart instead of a car? Probably not. Yet, the 1861 stage carriage act, which regulates horse-drawn carriages, continues to be on the statute book, long after it ceased to be useful. 231 more words


Facebook's Zuckerberg To Meet PM Modi

Mark Zuckerbery Facebook’s co-founder will begin his 2 day visit in the nation today,he is also expected to meet PM Modi!

3 months ago Facebook’s cheif operating officer Sheryl Sandberg visited India & during her visit she met IT & communication minister Ravi Shankar Prasad & said “Facebook has a very powerful presence in India it’s almost next to USA”, & there is scope for further expansion of Facebook in India.Also,during her stay she met PM Narendra Modi. 58 more words