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Interview

By GovernanceToday
In Interview
May 12th, 2017
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How was the overall experience for Webel to take upon responsibility to go digital for all the Government offices and departments incorporating citizen and investors-centric services? Is there any timeframe set for turning governance into e-Governance in the state? Webel is an ideal entity to partner West Bengal Government departments in their attempt to go digital. We...
By GovernanceToday
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May 12th, 2017
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Do you think India have stateof-the-art infrastructure and statutory support aimed at furthering growth of information technology in the country? Of course. See statutory support means we have strictly regime, warranted policies and special economic zones (SEZs). The SEZs provide world- class infrastructure to small and startup companies for  software and hardware expo...
By GovernanceToday
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May 12th, 2017
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Do you think that West Bengal  is going to transform into a knowledge driven welfare society with extensive use of IT and ITES in Governance and in the daily lives of the people of  the state? We firmly believe that IT can act as a key enabler by streamlining G2C interactions. IT interventions have the scope to bridge the gaps between citizens and the government. A kno...
By GovernanceToday
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May 1st, 2017
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Smart Mobility is an integrated transport activity through technology with various sustainable and safe transport options. Dr Praveen Gedam, Transport Commissioner, Government of Maharashtra shares more in an interaction with Swati Sharma, Governance Today… What are the favourable and challenging factors for smart mobility in Maharashtra? Travelling from point to point...
By GovernanceToday
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May 1st, 2017
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India’s first modern metropolitan rail transport system, Delhi Metro, not only has helped commuters in Delhi saving 66 minutes commute time per day, but also has become the first rail  based methodology to garner 90000 voluntary carbon credits for improving the energy efficiency. To top it up, it has not only created a large number of jobs for engineers, drivers, stati...
By GovernanceToday
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Apr 27th, 2017
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The celebrated novelist, E.M. Forster, the author of “A Passage to India” wrote the preface to the book ‘Untouchable’ by Dr. Mulk Raj Anand. A passage from the preface: “No God is needed to rescue the Untouchables, no vows in self-sacrifice and abnegation on the part of more fortunate Indians but simply and solely – the flush system. Introduce water-closets and main-dr...
By GovernanceToday
In Interview
Mar 9th, 2017
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Today’s cities need to accommodate spiralling numbers of people, servicing their needs and stimulating  trade and investment, creating jobs, all within the constraints imposed by mega challenges, such as infrastructure, climate change and more. Guwahati is not just Assam’s largest city; it is the gateway to Northeast India for providing the best connectivity to other s...
By GovernanceToday
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Mar 9th, 2017
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Biomatiques Identification Solutions, the leading Iris recognition technology company operating in India since 2012, is one of the 13 global players having patented technology in this area.  The first and only Indian company to receive Standardisation, Testing and Quality Certification (STQC) from Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY) has speci...
By GovernanceToday
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Mar 8th, 2017
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The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in India focuses on key areas that will affect the future of India’s most vulnerable  communities: reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health and nutrition; sanitation; agricultural development; and financial inclusion. Headed by Dr. Nachiket Mor in India, the foundation, in its decade long journey here, has been building mo...
By GovernanceToday
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Mar 7th, 2017
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V.Kalyana Rama, the Chairman & Managing Director of Container Corporation of India Limited (CONCOR) is not only instrumental in development of container depots in  many important regions of CONCOR but also has been involved in all the developmental planning and operational activities of EXIM and Domestic cargo at many of its dry port terminals. A trained profession...