Make In India Vs Chinese Aggression Mobile Manufacturing Scenario In India

Mobile Manufacturing Scenario

Indians aren’t just talking non-stop on mobile phones, they are also making them like never before. Over the last four years, the country has seen a massive boom in the number of mobile manufacturing units under the Narendra Modi government—in fact, a 60-fold increase, if electronics and information technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s July 12 tweet is anything to go by. India maintained…

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I&B Minister Flags off 9 New DSNG Vans For Doordarshan

DSNG Vans For Doordarshan

Public service broadcaster Doordarshan inducted nine new state-of-the-art broadcast vans on Monday to enhance its ability to provide real-time news to citizens. Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore flagged off the vans, four of which are meant for the northeast areas — Gangtok, Kohima, Imphal and Agartala, a statement from Doordarshan said. Apart from this, new Digital Satellite…

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No Proposal to Control Social Media: Govt

In a written reply, Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rathore said, “There is no proposal in the ministry to control social media. “However, the ministry proposes to set up a social media hub to facilitate information flow regarding its policies and programmes through social media platforms…” There is no proposal to control social media, the government said on…

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I&B Ministry Tells Television Channels To Use Term Scheduled Castes, Not Dalits

Dalit

The advisory has so far been issued to private TV channels alone. It was unclear whether newspapers and magazines will also have to consider following the guideline in the future. The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has advised TV channels to use the term ‘Scheduled Castes (SC)’ instead of ‘Dalit’ in compliance with directions from the Bombay high court,…

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Netflix Partners with Hathway Broadband in India

Netflix

All existing and new Hathway broadband consumers, who subscribe to Netflix and pay through their Hathway bill for their Netflix subscription, will receive this box for free. American streaming service Netflix Inc. has partnered with cable broadband provider Hathway to provide consumers access to its content through the Hathway set-top box. The set-top box will come with a remote that…

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