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Ashwini Vaishnaw

Centre to Form Policies, Tackle Deepfake Issue

Firms reportedly agree on the need for actionable work in areas such as detection, prevention and increasing awareness

24 Nov 2023 2:23 AM

Govt to summon platforms to discuss deepfake issue

Recently, several 'deepfake' videos targeting leading actors went viral, sparking public outrage

19 Nov 2023 1:42 AM

Rs 14,900-cr Push to Digital India Project

After the Cabinet meeting, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union minister Ashwini Vaishnaw unveiled the scheme's extension

17 Aug 2023 12:39 AM

Anita Katyal | Vaishnaw’s CM hopes take a hit; Kanhaiya unites Sandeep, Maken

Since Mr Vaishnaw hails from Raj, the party has drawn up plans to promote him in its election campaign in the desert state

11 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | Personal data is only ‘half protected’ by new data bill

It includes a bland provision for transfer of data outside India to countries notified by the govt on terms and conditions to be specified

25 Nov 2022 12:00 AM


Dilip Cherian | Railway reforms slow down due to promotion delays

After “rigorous efforts” for over a year, the ministry has finally announced the appointment of 20 officers as divisional railway managers

13 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

Dilip Cherian | Railway officers now likely to face appraisal by juniors and peers

The Railways Board has introduced a process that allows peers and juniors to evaluate their reporting officers

25 Aug 2022 12:07 AM

Pegasus row: CPI MP submits notice to move privilege motion against Ashwini Vaishnaw

The report claimed that India bought the Pegasus spyware as part of a USD 2 billion defence deal with Israel in 2017

31 Jan 2022 12:50 PM

Union Cabinet approves fresh lifeline for telecom sector

The package comes six weeks after Kumar Mangalam Birla resigned from the post of chairman of Vodafone Idea Ltd on August 4

16 Sep 2021 6:31 AM

Anita Katyal | Talks with Didi costly for Cong seniors; Kailash falls from grace

Once a favourite of home minister Amit Shah, BJP’s national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya appears to have fallen from grace

08 Aug 2021 2:47 AM


IT rules will create safer social media: Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

The new rules which came into effect on May 25 mandate social media companies to establish a grievance redressal mechanism

12 Jul 2021 7:06 AM

Those who live in India must abide by its rules: IT minister

Twitter has been in the eye of a storm over its alleged failure to comply with the new IT rules in India

09 Jul 2021 1:33 AM