Governance

E-gov schemes eating up jobs for youth in Bihar: Lalu

By : Abhigna

BIHAR, INDIA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav during the ‘Parivartan Yatra’ alleged that the use of technology for administrative purposes has been aimed at reducing the man power. He has alleged that, the e-governance plan of the Bihar government is

BCCI calls industrialists to use e-Suraksha

By : Abhigna

BELGAUM, INDIA: In order to facilitate the industrialists, the Belgaum Chamber of Commerce and Industries (BCCI) has called upon the industrialists to use the e-Suraksha portal by the government for different services. BS Ramchandra, director of factories, boilers, industrial safety

Infosys bags $50 million deal from Min. of Corporate Affairs

By : Abhigna

NEW DELHI, INDIA: A five year contract worth $50 million from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has been bagged by Infosys. As per the deal, Infosys will implement its e-governance solution MCA 21v2 which is a continuation of the existing

WHO keen to know on Gujarat’s SMS alerts

By : Abhigna

BANGALORE, INDIA: The Gujarat’s Food and Drug Control Administration developed a cost effective SMS-alert system which would notify the stakeholders in the state about recalled fake drugs. The model was initiated this year and has been recognized by global giants

85 pc of US businesses rely on fax technology: GFI

By : Abhigna

CLEARWATER, USA: GFI Software has announced the results of a new survey about the faxing habits of U.S. office workers, which show that by an overwhelming margin, faxing continues to be an important form of office communication for most businesses.

President to launch new e-learning platform ‘A-VIEW’

By : Abhigna

KOCHI, INDIA: President Pranab Mukherjee will launch the latest version of Amrita University’s e-Learning platform A-VIEW – Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World – in New Delhi Sunday. The Amrita University, founded by “hugging saint” Mata Amritananda Mayi’s E-learning Research Lab,

Kerala Planning Board becomes first e-office of the state

By : Abhigna

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, INDIA: When Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Tuesday clicked the mouse on his laptop to move a file to State Planning Board vice-chairman K.M. Chandrasheker, the first government office in the state became an e-office. This happened at the

A&N Islands conducts e-governance meet

By : Abhigna

PORT BLAIR, INDIA: According to a PTI report, a consultative meet on e-governance was conducted on November 3 in Port Blair. The meet was aimed at popularising the mission and message of the National E-governance Plan (NeGP). The workshop was

GHMC bags ‘Janaagraha G2C’ award

By : Abhigna

HYDERABAD, INDIA: The ‘Janaagraha G2C’ whose jury chairman is Sam Pitroda, PM’s advisor on technology and innovations, has declared Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) as its winner. The GHMC has been adjudged for providing best services to citizens through online

WB Govt. intros e-stamping facility

By : Abhigna

KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL: In order to ensure more transparency and efficiency in its state government administration, the West Bengal government has launched e-stamping facility in ten offices of the registration and stamp revenue directorate. The state already has computer generated

UP’s pilot e-district scheme successful, centre approves it

By : Supriya

e-District scheme has been implemented under National E-governance Plan

Govt. to invest $200 mn on cyber security infrastructure

By : Supriya

At present banking sector is the top priority for India

India needs Rs. 3.2 trillion to fund public services by 2025

By : Supriya

56 pc Indians confident that govt will be able to deliver public services

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corp.’s website honoured for e-services

By : Supriya

BMC has engaged CSM Technologies to redevelop the website

Govt. of Odisha formulates new ICT Policy to lure investors

By : Supriya

ICT policy will include HR availability, infrastructure and flexibility

Govt. of Mizoram imparts e-governance training to its officers

By : Supriya

The Specialized Training on e-Governance Programme took place in Aizwal

2G scam or coalgate: India’s tale of failures

By : Supriya

ASSOCHAM Cyberlaw Committee feels scandals are hampering the India’s growth

Accenture to set up e-gov portal for Sikkim

By : Supriya

To create Internet access to government services, streamlining efficiency and reducing administrative functions

ASSOCHAM’s formula for e-governance

By : Supriya

The association stresses the need for social inclusion and elimination of corruption for better delivery of services

E-governance will be a reality next year

By : Supriya

Additional secretary to the DIT Shankar Aggarwal expects a set of initiatives by the government, including the 100,000th common service centre, State Wide Area Networks and electronic service delivery gateways to be operational to help the citizens