PM Modi to inaugurate two-day Global Conference on ‘Cyber Space’ today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate 5th Global Conference on ‘Cyber Space’, a two-day event, in the national capital on Thursday. The event is being organised for the first time in India. The theme of the conference is ‘Cyber for All: A Secure and Inclusive Cyberspace for Sustainable Development.’ Representatives from around 124 countries and


India reiterates concern on strict H1-B visa norms, seeks US Congress’ help

India on Tuesday reiterated its concern to the US over the latest bid to introduce stricter norms for issuance of H1-B visas, which are largely availed by Indian IT firms. The Indian concerns were conveyed during a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and a US Congressional delegation from the House Committee on Science,


Former I&B minister accuses ministry of ‘crude censorship’

Former information and broadcasting (I&B) minister Manish Tewari on Tuesday termed the Centre’s removal of two films from an upcoming film festival as ‘extremely unfortunate’, and called out the ministry for practicing ‘crude censorship’. “A very crude censorship is being practised by the I&B ministry. This has never happened in the past,” Tewari told ANI,