Friday, August 14, 2020

Governance Watch

INS Visakhapatnam, India’s largest warship, unveiled in Mazgaon

Indian Naval Ship (INS) Visakhapatnam, the country’s largest stealth destroyer, was launched on Monday at Mazgaon dock by Minu Dhowan the wife of Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan. The Navy chief said there are 48 different types...

Digital education on a growth trajectory

The Indian education market is estimated to be worth a whopping Rs 5.9 trillion in 2014-15 against Rs 3.33 trillion in 2011-12 according to a report by India Ratings and Research Pvt. Ltd,. However, there is still a huge...

Indian economy clearly on recovery path: Arun Jaitley

With a 7.4 percent growth in the first three quarters, Indian economy is on a recovery path, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. "We are committed to maintain overall macroeconomic conditions on a sustained basis so that the Indian economy is...

India best performer among BRIC countries: EY Delphi survey

In a recent survey conducted by EY Delphi, majority of business leaders in Germany have voted India as the highest performing country among BRIC markets. “As many as 94 per cent of the surveyed CEOs and CFOs from leading German...

Australian FM to enhance education ties with India

On her four day visit to India, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has expressed her interest in enhancing the cooperation between the two countries in the field of education.  Bishop made the remarks while addressing a gathering of students...

Modi reaches Canada for Uranium Deal

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has kicked off his three-day visit to Canada for a deal to buy uranium from Canadian producer Cameco Corp, which will be unveiled on Wednesday. This Canadian trip would be the first by an...

Australian FM confident of clearing issues over civil nuclear deal

On her three day visit to India, Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop has assured of resolving the current issues over the civil nuclear deal. Bishop said, “Given that the United States and Canada have come to an understanding with...

India will grow at 8-10% for next 15 yrs

The Indian economy is expected to grow at 8-10% for the next 15 years, while the expansion may be higher in dollar terms, according to NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya. He added, “If the economy actually grows at 8-10%...

Centre asks NCR states to tackle air pollution

In a move to improve the Capital’s air quality, the Centre has asked Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan to commit to a three-month action plan to lower the pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR). The states have agreed...

Netizens send over 2 lakh mails to TRAI in support of net neutrality

Over two lakh netizens have written to telecom regulator TRAI in support of net neutrality in the country, even as the deadline for receiving comments on the contentious issue is more than 10 days away. Last month, the Telecom...
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The beginning of a new era in manufacturing of components under PLI scheme: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi: There has been an unprecedented growth in the field of electronics manufacturing in India in the last...
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Dehradun reached 99th to 26th place in one year : Smart City

Dehradun Smart City's ranking has moved from 99 to 26th position in a year. Dehradun is consistently heading towards the top 100 Smart City...

Securing India’s Railway Networks from Cyber Threats

System vulnerabilities combined with the potential to cause economic damage make India’s railway networks an attractive target for cybercriminals. A cyber threat or disruption...

Implementing a Collaborative Approach to Cybersecurity in a Converged IT/OT Environment

By Antoine D'Haussy, BD director EMEA for Operational Technology at Fortinet. In industry, technical evolutions are transforming operations and driving innovation. And at the same...

Kochi Smart City Command Centre equipped with Delta Video wall Solutions goes Live

Delta, a leading provider of video wall solutions, successfully set up a large-scale Video wall for Kochi Smart City in its Integrated Command Control...