Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology Current Affairs, GK & News

Draft National Data Governance Framework Policy

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) recently released the revised Draft National Data Governance Framework Policy (NDGFP) and invited inputs on it before June 11th, 2022. NDGFP replaces Draft India Data Accessibility and Use Policy, 2022. What is the aim of the policy? The Draft National Data Governance Framework Policy (NDGFP) aims to ..

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PARAM PORUL Supercomputer

PARAM PORUL, a state-of-the-art Supercomputer was inaugurated at NIT Tiruchirappalli on the 25th of May 2022 in a joint initiative by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY). This newly inaugurated supercomputing facility has been established under Phase 2 of the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM). The ..

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Advisory Committee for Semiconductor Mission

An advisory committee of experts has been formed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. This committee has been constituted to carry forward the government’s plans of making India a global leader in the manufacturing, innovation, and design of semiconductors. Overview: The newly constituted advisory group of experts comprises established academicians, senior government officials, ..

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NIC Tech Conclave 2022

Communications and IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw is set to inaugurate the 3rd edition of NIC Tech Conclave in New Delhi on March 3, 2022. Key points NIC Tech Conclave is a two-day event. It is being organized by the National Informatics Centre (NIC). Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar, will be the ..

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MeitY Startup Hub

A nodal organization named “MeitY Startup Hub’ (MSH) has been set up under the ambit of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) with the aim of promoting start-ups, technology innovation, and the creation of Intellectual Properties. Overview: MSH serves as national facilitation, coordination, and monitoring centre that looks to integrate all the start-ups, ..

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