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Soon, your driver's licence to be linked with Aadhaar

He also said that digital governance is honest, transparent and efficient governance

 

In another move to make India digital, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday asserted that the Government is planning to link the driving licence with the Aadhar card. 155 more words

Current Affairs

Bihar to organize IT ITeS Investor Conclave-cum-Hackathon

The Government of Bihar in association with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will be organizing Bihar IT ITeS Investor Conclave-cum-Hackathon in Patna on 13-14 September 2017. 126 more words

Technology

Whatsapp looking for ways to stop spread of fake news

Popular messaging app WhatsApp on Monday said it is exploring ways to check spread of fake news through its platform.

WhatsApp software engineer Alan Kao termed the situation as “complex” because of the end-to-end encryption of messages on the platform that does not allow anyone — except the sender and the receiver — to read the messages. 126 more words

BJP’s nemesis: The politics of paranoia

A friend of mine, a major writer, in his eighties, loves India in a way few of this generation can. For him, India is a memory, a history, a sensorium, a civilisation, and he would add that the nation-state as an idea is an arriviste, a latecomer not quite cosmopolitan as the other concepts. 1,035 more words

India to be a $1 trillion digital economy in 4 years: Ravi Shankar Prasad

A high level meeting was organised in the national capital to understand on how to achieve a US $1 trillion digital economy within four years by creating affordable technology and an inclusive environment. 351 more words

Technology

Billing for 800,000 affected as ransomware hits power company in Bengal

However, Wannacry has proved less severe than anticipated in Asia

The global Ransomware Attack has affected several computers of a state power distribution company in West Bengal but the central government computer system has largely escaped, officials said on Monday. 197 more words

I-T dept strikes Lalu Prasad Yadav's partners in Rs 1,000cr benami bargains

NEW DELHI: The Income Tax division on Tuesday done assaults at 22 areas in Delhi-NCR on organizations and individuals related with RJD boss Lalu Prasad Yadav in association with benami arrive deals+ worth Rs 1,000 crore. 167 more words