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Facebook Says Digital India Initiative Is a Key Growth Enabler for It

Digital India is certainly a big opportunity for both economic growth and innovation and the growth Facebook is witnessing in the country is a clear example of that, a top company executive said on Wednesday. According to Kevin Martin, Vice President for Mobile and Global Access Policy at Facebook, the government’s digital initiative has opened several opportunities when it comes to innovate ... Read More »

Google initiative to promote safe internet

Google India is working closely with Telangana government in Digital Telangana programme to cover various sectors. “ We signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the State to work in four to five key areas but also going beyond. For instance, all the tourist places are being covered, mapped, video-graphed so that a tourist coming to Telangana get a fair idea ... Read More »

CBSE’s ‘Udaan’ initiative helping girl students crack IIT entrance exam

CBSE’s ‘Udaan’ initiative assists girl students with an overall score of 70% or above, and 80% in science and maths stream with free of cost tutorials, mentoring support, lectures and study material to prepare for engineering entrance exam. Photo: Hindustan Times New Delhi: While the IITs have introduced a special quota for girl students this year to fill the gender balance ... Read More »

Digital Unlocked’ initiative announced by Google CEO Sundar Pichai: Small businesses to benefit

Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Wednesday, announced the launch of Digital Unlocked, an initiative to help small scale businesses and startups to go digital. An app called Primer will also be available for Android and iOS which will offer basic and advance mobile training. ‘Digital Unlocked’ launched by Google CEO Sundar Pichai RELATED STORIES Chennai Book Fair 2017 begins tomorrow: ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki and Gujarat government initiative teaches driving to 10,000 tribal youths

Maruti Suzuki India and the government of Gujarat state together took an initiative called ‘All Gujarat Institute of Driving, Technical Training and Research (AGIDTTR)’. The objective of this public-private-partnership was to provide lucrative employment opportunities to the tribal youth through comprehensive driver training program. And now this initiative has achieved a milestone of training 10,000 tribal youths in professional driving. ... Read More »