Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates talked about India’s digital revolution at the prime minister’s residence. (ANI) News 

PM Modi and Bill Gates talk about India’s digital transformation and how Digital India is taking the lead.

During a meeting with Bill Gates, Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed how India has been at the forefront of adopting new technologies, particularly Artificial Intelligence. In a casual conversation at the prime minister’s residence, Bill Gates commended Indians for actively embracing technology to enhance their quality of life. In a video shared by news agency ANI, PM Modi said, “During the G20 summit in Indonesia, delegates from around the world expressed their curiosity about the country’s digital revolution. I explained to them that we have democratized technology to prevent monopoly.…

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Prime Minister Modi and Bill Gates discussed harnessing AI for public good and shared commitment to enhancing the planet and uplifting millions globally. (HT_PRINT) AI 

PM Narendra Modi and Bill Gates discuss the importance of AI for public welfare

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and philanthropist Bill Gates engaged in a discussion focused on utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) for the benefit of society. The leaders expressed their shared commitment to sectors that have the potential to improve the planet and uplift millions worldwide. “What a wonderful meeting! It’s always a pleasure to discuss sectors that are making our planet better and empowering millions of people around the world,” said Prime Minister Modi in X’s message. They also discussed DPI, women-led development. Gates, the founder of Microsoft, also emphasized the experiences…

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The Digital India futureLABS initiative seeks to enhance India's electronics and IT sector by creating a research and innovation framework, championing leadership in standards, intellectual properties (IPs), systems, and platforms News 

MoS Chandrasekhar announces upcoming launch of Semiconductor Research Centre and Digital India futureLABS by the Government.

Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Electronics and Information Technology Rajeev Chandrasekhar on Friday announced that the Center will set up an India Semiconductor Research Center and will soon launch the Digital India futureLABS initiative. The minister made the announcement in his virtual address at the India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) Vision Summit in Bengaluru. “We will soon establish the Indian Semiconductor Research Center, which will serve as a center for semiconductor innovation, covering all spectrums that will drive the systems of the future,” Chandrasekhar said. Late last…

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PM Narendra Modi highlights the growing problem of deepfakes, which has exponentially grown ever since generative AI gained huge popularity. (ANI) AI 

Deepfakes: Spot Them and Stay Safe – PM Modi’s Warning on AI

During the Diwali Milan program at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi drew attention to the growing issue of deepfakes in India. Deepfake technology, which utilizes artificial intelligence (AI) to convincingly alter media like photos, videos, and audio, has become a concerning problem. The most recent incident involved actress Rashmika Mandanna, who fell victim to a distressing deepfake attack. PM Modi discussed this matter with journalists on Friday, November 17. During the speech, he pointed out the misuse of artificial intelligence to create “deepfake” texts and…

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“The ‘100 5G labs initiative’, is an endeavour to realise the opportunities associated with 5G technology by encouraging development of 5G applications which cater, both to India’s unique needs as well as the global demands. News 

PM Modi Launches 100 ‘5G Use Case Labs’ in Educational Institutions Across India at IMC 2023

At the 7th India Mobile Congress 2023 in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled 100 “5G Use Case Labs” to educational institutions across the country. These labs are being developed under the “100 5G lab initiative”. All major institutes of technology in different states of India now have 5G lab including IITs. “The 100 5G lab initiative is an effort to realize the potential of 5G technology by encouraging the development of 5G applications that meet both India’s unique needs and global demands. The unique initiative will promote innovation…

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Days after WhatsApp introduced the Channels feature, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday joined the WhatsApp Channels. (PTI) News 

PM Narendra Modi Joins WhatsApp, Expresses Excitement

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently joined the newly launched feature of the social media platform, allowing WhatsApp users to receive all his updates. Days after WhatsApp introduced the Channels feature, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday joined WhatsApp Channels. “I’m excited to join the WhatsApp community! It is yet another step closer to our journey of continuous interaction. Let’s keep in touch here! Here is a picture of the new Parliament House…” he said in his first message on WhatsApp channels. On September 13, Meta launched WhatsApp channels in…

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ISRO achieved a magnificent success with the Chandrayaan-3 mission and today, PM Narendra Modi talked about the Shiv Shakti point on the Moon as a new centre of inspiration. (ISRO) News 

India’s Chandrayaan-3 to Target Shiv Shakti Landing Site on the Moon

The Indian Space Research Organisation achieved a historic milestone as the Vikram Lander successfully touched down on the Moon during the Chandrayaan 3 mission. Additionally, the Pragyan Rover emerged from the lander and explored the lunar surface for a remarkable 14 days, providing astonishing and unimaginable discoveries that can now be further examined by space scientists. Prime Minister Narendra Modi acknowledged the significance of the Shiv Shakti point on the Moon, which was named by India, in light of this remarkable feat accomplished by Indian scientists. Narendra Modi at Chandrayaan-3…

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The joint goal of the alliance is to send an Indian astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) in 2024, (ANI) Space 

India and US Discuss Plans for Indian Astronaut’s Trip to International Space Station: 10 Key Points

India and the US are currently in the initial phases of discussions to create a strategic framework for collaborating on human spaceflight. Their shared objective is to send an Indian astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) by 2024, which would mark a noteworthy achievement in the field of space exploration. Additionally, the two countries are broadening their partnership in areas such as planetary defense, telecommunications, quantum technology, and education. Here are ten key points to be aware of: 1. India and the US have started talks to create a…

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Reliance Industries and technology major Nividia has thrashed out a deal on AI apps (AFP) AI 

Nvidia and Reliance Industries Join Forces to Create AI Applications for India

Nvidia, a chip manufacturer from the United States, and Reliance Industries, a conglomerate involved in various industries including oil and telecoms, announced on Friday their collaboration in developing artificial intelligence applications specifically designed for India. Notably, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang and had a long discussion about India’s “rich opportunities” in the world of artificial intelligence. In an X message, Modi had said, “Had an excellent meeting with Jensen Huang, CEO @nvidia. We had a long discussion about India’s rich opportunities in the world of AI.…

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at the B20 Summit India 2023, in New Delhi on Sunday. (PIB) News 

PM Modi Urges Creation of International Guidelines for Ethical AI

During his speech at the B20 Summit India 2023, organized by CII, Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasized the need for a worldwide framework to ensure the ethical utilization of Artificial Intelligence (AI). He expressed concerns about the potential biases in this emerging technology, which could have significant consequences for society. Modi stressed the importance of using AI ethically to benefit all individuals, rather than a select few. He called for collaboration between nations and business leaders to achieve this common goal. “There’s a lot of excitement in the world today…

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A combo photo of the Lunar far side area from the Chandrayaan-3 Mission captured by the Lander Hazard Detection and Avoidance Camera on Monday. (ISRO Twitter) Space 

ISRO May Delay Chandrayaan-3 Landing to August 27 – Here’s the Reason

The Space Applications Centre-ISRO announced on Monday that if any aspect of the lander module is deemed unfavorable, the landing date for Chandrayaan-3 will be rescheduled to August 27. Ahmedabad-based Space Applications Centre-ISRO Director Nilesh M Desai said the decision to land will be taken based on the condition of the lander and the conditions on the moon. “On August 23, two hours before Chandrayaan-3 will land on the Moon, we will decide based on the condition of the landing module and the conditions on the Moon, whether it is…

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India’s first 3D-printed Post Office has been constructed by L&T in Bengaluru. (PTI) News 

PM Modi Inaugurates India’s First 3D Printed Post Office, Hails It as a “Testament to Nation’s Innovation”

India achieved another significant milestone as Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw unveiled the nation’s inaugural 3D printed Post Office in Bengaluru’s Cambridge Layout. L&T Construction utilized the innovative 3D Concrete Printing Technology, with support from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, to construct this remarkable post office building. Spanning approximately 1000 square feet, the construction of this office was accomplished in just 45 days, a fraction of the time it would have taken using conventional construction techniques, which typically require 6-8 months for completion. Inaugurating the revolutionary structure, Vaishnaw said,…

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Meta Platforms Inc., Alphabet Inc.'s Google, and Twitter Inc. comply with Indian federal orders (Pexels) News 

Social Media Platforms Comply with India’s Request to Take Down Violent Video Content

According to sources, Meta Platforms Inc., Google (owned by Alphabet Inc.), and Twitter Inc. are adhering to Indian government directives to remove a video depicting the public humiliation of two women by a group of men in a northeastern state. A video of the May 4 incident went viral on social media overnight in India, prompting Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first public comments on the violence in Manipur state, where ethnic groups have been feuding for nearly two months. Some social media companies began removing images and videos from the…

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PM Modi-led government has been working hard to transform India into a digitally-empowered society by providing 24x7 access to online services while driving digital inclusion to bridge the digital divide News 

Nine Years of Progress: India’s Digital Transformation Under Modi’s Leadership

After assuming power in May 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has completed nine years in office, during which he has implemented various policy initiatives that have revolutionized India’s digital landscape. These initiatives encompass Digital India, DigiLocker, Digital Village, UPI, and MyGov, among others. The digitization effort has created many new opportunities for both individuals and companies. The government has been working hard to transform India into a digitally empowered society by providing 24/7 access to online services and promoting digital inclusion to achieve the digital bridge. share. AADHAR & DBT…

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PM Modi said at the SCO virtual summit, “This can serve as an example of digital technology for inclusive growth”. (ANI/ PIB ) AI 

Prime Minister Modi Unveils India’s AI-Powered Language Platform ‘Bhashini’ at SCO, Expresses Delight in Sharing It

The potential of artificial intelligence is now widely recognized, with both businesses and governments acknowledging its capabilities. In 2022, the Indian government introduced Bhashini, an AI-powered language platform that enables real-time translation and facilitates communication between individuals speaking different languages on digital platforms. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his willingness to share this technology with other member nations of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). On Tuesday, Prime Minister Modi, in his address at the SCO virtual summit, said, “India supports proposals for reforms and modernization of the SCO. We…

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The company has made a commitment to digitize 10 million small businesses, facilitate $20 billion in exports, and generate 2 million jobs in India by 2025. News 

Andy Jassy Announces Amazon’s Plan To Generate 2 Million Jobs In India By 2030

Amazon, the leading e-commerce company, has announced its plan to invest an additional $15 billion in India, bringing its total investment in the country to $26 billion. During a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amazon CEO Andy Jassy stated that the company has already invested $11 billion and is committed to investing another $15 billion. Jassy expressed his enthusiasm for future partnerships with India. Productive meeting with Prime Minister @NarendraModi. Discussed Amazon’s commitment to invest $26B in India by 2030; working together we will support startups, create jobs,…

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Know all about the major tech investments announced by Google, Amazon, and Microsoft following PM Modi’s state visit to the US. (PIB India) News 

Major Tech Companies Invest in India Following Prime Minister Modi’s US Trip

Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s state visit to the US, which aimed to enhance the partnership between India and the Western superpower in technology, three major corporations, namely Google, Amazon, and Microsoft, have declared their plans to invest in India’s tech industry. These companies will provide significant capital investments and collaborate on technology to improve the country’s digital infrastructure. Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced today, June 24, that the company will open its global fintech operations center in the GIFT City area of Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Not only that, but the…

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The two countries have decided to work together to strengthen their critical minerals supply chains, while India has joined the Minerals Security Partnership News 

PM Narendra Modi’s Trip Enhances India-US Collaboration in Technology – From Microchips to Artificial Intelligence

The technology partnership between the United States and India is expanding, with a particular emphasis on semiconductors, advanced telecommunications, critical minerals, space exploration, quantum computing, and artificial intelligence (AI). In the semiconductor sector, Micron Technology, Inc. is investing more than $800 million in a new $2.75 billion semiconductor assembly and test facility in India. Sanjay Gupta, President, Electronics and Semiconductor Association of India, said: “This important decision marks a major milestone for the Indian semiconductor industry and reinforces the country’s commitment to being a global leader in advanced semiconductor manufacturing.”…

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PM Narendra Modi, accompanied by US First Lady Jill Biden, also called upon the need to build a robust India-USA partnership to empower young entrepreneurs. (AFP) News 

PM Modi Outlines Vision for India-US Tech Collaboration to Support Young Entrepreneurs

The visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the USA has been described as a significant event, and within just two days, it has already proven to be a momentous trip. During his visit, PM Modi has already had meetings with Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who has confirmed that Tesla cars will be introduced in India as soon as possible. Additionally, he has met with astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson, who expressed his pleasure at meeting a head of state who is as scientifically-minded as PM Modi. In a recent speech,…

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on the first day of his historic US state visit. (REUTERS) News 

Elon Musk and PM Modi Discuss Tesla’s Entry into India

During his USA state visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi engaged with the Indian community in New York and held discussions with prominent technology figures such as the owner of Twitter and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk. Musk expressed his admiration for Modi, stating that the meeting left a positive impression on him. Additionally, Musk disclosed that Tesla cars will soon be available in India. Responding to a reporter’s question after the meeting about the timeline when Tesla might come to India, he said, “I am sure that Tesla…

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