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NASSCOM welcomes 'landmark' SC ruling on Section 66A of IT Act Mar 25, 1:42 pm
New Delhi, March 25 (ANI): NASSCOM today welcomed the Supreme Court's judgement on Section 66A of the Information Technology Act terming it as 'unconstitutional'. This landmark ruling upholds the fundamental right to freedom of speech and expression given under the Constitution of India.
Melbourne, March 25 (ANI): The taxi industry in Australia has hit out at Uber by terming its UberX service "cheap copies" of taxis in the latest round of attacks on the taxi-hailing service.
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that one in three top websites that are most visited by people on the internet are "risky."
Sibal welcomes SC's judgement on Section 66A of IT Act Mar 24, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Former information and technology minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court's judgement on striking down Section 66A of the IT Act.
Govt. welcomes SC judgment on Section 66A: RS Prasad (Update) Mar 24, 4:33 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that the Government of India welcomes the Supreme Court's judgement on striking down the Section 66A of the Information Technology Act.
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Congress leader Shobha Oza on Tuesday welcomed the scrapping Section 66A of Information Technology Act by the Supreme Court, saying the right of freedom of expression of every citizen was somewhat curtailed by this section.
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre respects freedom of speech and expression and is not in favour of curtailing communication, including criticism, on social media.
'Grateful to SC for scrapping Section 66A', says student arrested for remark on Azam Khan Mar 24, 1:01 pm
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 24 (ANI): A Class 11 student who was arrested for posting an 'objectionable' comment attributed to Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Tuesday said he was grateful to the Supreme Court for scrapping Section 66A of the Information Technology Act.
Congress welcomes scrapping of Section 66A of IT Act Mar 24, 1:01 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Congress party on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, saying it had an implicit threat of criminal intimidation.
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday said Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad will take a 'structured view' of the Supreme Court's verdict on Section 66A, after receiving a copy of the apex court's verdict.
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Dismissing rumours that the tech giant was killing Google Glass following its dismal reception in the tech market, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has said that the technology behind Glass was "too important to throw away" and that the program has been put under the control of Nest's Tony Fadell to "make it ready for users" in the future.
PM Modi extends support to Cuba for greater cooperation (update) Mar 23, 7:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday received Cuba Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel and expressed support for greater cooperation, including in the areas of trade and investment, health, biotechnology, renewable energy, sports and human resource development between the two countries.
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 23 (ANI): Coimbatore's civic agency has implemented an American technology, TechRevetment, to strengthen the bunds of one of the largest water bodies in the city, Ukkadam Big Tank.
BRICS endorses India's Young Scientists Forum Initiative Mar 20, 2:44 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The BRICS has endorsed India's Young Scientists Forum Initiative and decided to make it a part of its Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) work plan for the period 2015-18.
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Google's self-drive car project chief has disclosed that his motivation for ensuring that the technology is standard on roads within five years is that his eldest son is 11 years old and due to take his driving test in "four and a half years."
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): A two-day India Public Libraries conference brought together public library policy makers, program implementers at Central and State governments from across the globe including Nepal to envision the role of public libraries in India and to upgrade and meet the growing need of the communities by introducing ICT (Information and Communication Technology) enabled public library models.
'Lost' 13.77 mln dollar US drone in Syria raises fears its technology might fall into enemies' hands Mar 18, 12:12 pm
London, March 18 (ANI): The United States has lost one of its unmanned aircrafts (UAV) while it was flying over Syria's Latakia province and was shot down by the country's air defences.
New Delhi, Mar. 18 (ANI): Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) Board of Governors chairman and nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar has resigned from his post after a reported 'disagreement' with the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
Tado to upgrade thermostats capabilities Mar 17, 5:27 pm
Berlin, Mar 17 (ANI): German technology company, Tado announced an API and IFTTT integration, which will drastically upgrade the Tado's thermostats capabilities.
New Delhi, Mar. 16 (ANI): Union Information Technology and Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said that the sexist comments made by Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav was deplorable and asked him to withdraw it.
Washington, March 16 (ANI): Edward Snowden's streamed question and answer session with about two dozen people from across the technology and policy world at SXSW has been dubbed as a "call to arms" for tech companies to thwart spying with better privacy tools, a participant of the event said.
Google turns auto complete into a game Mar 16, 12:46 pm
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): American conglomerate Google has started a new gaming website googlefeud.com which provides the first half of a search query, and we have to fill in the rest. The goal is to guess as many of the most popular queries as you can.
Privatising BSNL and MTNL not on anvil: Ravi Shankar Prasad Mar 13, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Union Information Technology and Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Friday that there is no proposal to privatise public sector telecom giants BSNL or MTNL.
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Union Information Technology and Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday that the NDA Government will be investigating the publication of a map in the RSS mouthpiece, Organizer, that shows some parts of Jammu and Kashmir as being a part of Pakistan.
Popular tech blog Gigaom shuts down Mar 11, 12:30 pm
London, Mar. 11 (ANI): One of the oldest and most prominent technology blogs in the world Gigaom has, shut down operations after running out of money.
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