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Hosting Platform Blocked User Behind Bulli Bai App: Union Minister

"Bulli Bai", created on Github, popped up on January 1, with a number of pictures of women including journalists, social workers, students and famous personalities, accompanied by derogatory content.

  • Sunday, 02 January 2022
Cabinet Approves Rs 76,000 Cr Policy Push For Semiconductor, Display Mfg
Cabinet Approves Rs 76,000 Cr Policy Push For Semiconductor, Display Mfg

The scheme is expected to usher in a new era in electronics manufacturing by providing a globally competitive incentive package to companies in semiconductors and display manufacturing as well as design. It will strengthen India's technological prowess in these areas of strategic importance and economic self-reliance.

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Need Tighter Regulations To Deal With Cybercrimes: IT Minister In Lok Sabha
Need Tighter Regulations To Deal With Cybercrimes: IT Minister In Lok Sabha

Raising the issue of cybercrimes and children becoming victim of cyber bullying, Congress member Hibi Eden had noted that existing cyber laws were "quite weak" to deal with the problem.

  • Wednesday, 08 December 2021
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Railway Projects In Odisha Will Be Given Priority: Minister Of Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw

Union Railways Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw on Sunday (Aug 22), during his visit to Bolangir said that the Railway projects in Odisha will be given priority.

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  • Monday, 23 August 2021
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Puri To Get Vande Bharat Express: Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

Vande Bharat Express will soon connect the pilgrim town Puri in Odisha. This information was share by Union Railways Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday (Aug 19).

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  • Thursday, 19 August 2021
BJP’s 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' In Odisha From August 19 to 22
BJP’s 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' In Odisha From August 19 to 22

The 'Jan Aashirwad Yatra' by the newly-inducted Union Ministers will be taken out in Odisha from August 19 to 22. 

  • Saturday, 14 August 2021
484 Railway Projects Under Different Stages Of Completion: Raily Min Vaishnaw To RS
484 Railway Projects Under Different Stages Of Completion: Raily Min Vaishnaw To RS

Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said that the average annual budget allocation in the railways for new lines, gauge conversion and doubling works, during 2014-19, has increased to Rs 26,026 crore per year from Rs 11,527 crore per year during 2009-14, which is 126 per cent more than average annual budget outlay of 2009-14.

  • Friday, 06 August 2021
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Railways' Big Move: CCTV In All Train Coaches Including EMUs & Passenger Trains, Govt Approves Installation

In a move to prevent and deal with incidents of crime inside trains, the Ministry of Railways has approved works for the installation of CCTV (Closed Circuit Television) cameras in all train coaches including EMUs and passenger trains.

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  • Friday, 06 August 2021
2,903 Railway Employees Succumbed To COVID-19: Rail Min Ashwini Vaishnaw
2,903 Railway Employees Succumbed To COVID-19: Rail Min Ashwini Vaishnaw

India's tally of COVID-19 infections rose by 39,097 in a day to reach 3,13,32,159, while 546 more people succumbed to the viral disease during the same period taking the death toll to 4,20,016 on Saturday, according to Union Health Ministry data.

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
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Shantanu Sen Suspended For Remaining Part Of Rajya Sabha Session

TMC MP Shantanu Sen was suspended from the Rajya Sabha for the remaining period of the monsoon session after a motion moved by the government was passed by the House.

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Rubbishes Reports Of Pegasus Project
IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Rubbishes Reports Of Pegasus Project

The minister was making a statement on the Pegasus project reports, published in The Wire, which showed that over 300 hone numbers - including those of two serving ministers, over 40 journalists, three opposition leaders among others could have been targeted for hacking through Pegasus spyware.

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Banned 2 Mn Accounts In India: WhatsApp Report On New IT Rules

WhatsApp last week accepted that "the government is the administrator" in its case and informed the Delhi High Court that it will put its privacy policy update "on hold" until the Data Protection Bill came into force.

  • Thursday, 15 July 2021
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Govt Rejigs Cabinet Committees; Smriti, Bhupender, Sonowal Part Of Panel On Political Affairs

However, there has been no change in the composition of the country's highest decision making body on security affairs -- the Cabinet Committee on Security -- and the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
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Suspended Over 22,500 Accounts: Twitter In 1st Compliance Report

The micro-blogging site had informed the Delhi High Court last week that it will take eight weeks to appoint a resident grievance officer in compliance with the new IT rules.

  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
New IT Rules To Ensure Responsible Social Media Ecosystem: Minister Vaishnaw
New IT Rules To Ensure Responsible Social Media Ecosystem: Minister Vaishnaw

The minister has taken charge of the ministry at a time when the government and the US-headquartered micro-blogging platform Twitter seemed to be at loggerheads over the new norms, with the previous IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad publicly blaming Twitter of flouting norms.

  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
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