Vaishnaw takes charge of IT ministry; promises focus on tech, manufacturing

[ad_1] Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Tuesday said the government will push ahead with its tech-driven agenda of cementing India's global lead in semiconductor and electronics manufacturing and as a technology and digital hub. Taking charge of Ministry of Electronics...

Smartphone industry seeks tariff reduction

[ad_1] Smartphone makers have urged the Finance Ministry to lower custom duties on crucial components in the full budget for financial year 2024-25. Sources suggest that the smartphone and laptop makers are meeting with the Ministry of Electronics and IT...

Govt removes permit requirement for untested AI models; calls for labelling content

[ad_1] The government has dropped the permit requirement for untested AI models but emphasised the need to label AI-generated content, according to a latest advisory on Artificial Intelligence technology.Also read: BL Explainer: Why the fuss over MEITY’s advisory on AI Instead...