AMD’s largest design center in India testament to global firms’ confidence in us: Ashwini Vaishnaw – ET Government

AMD's largest design center in India testament to global firms' confidence in us: Ashwini Vaishnaw - ET Government

The 500,000-square-foot campus in Bengaluru is focused on the design and development of semiconductor technology including 3D stacking, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and more. The unveiling of chip-maker AMD’s largest global design center in India, that plans to host approximately 3,000 engineers in coming years, is a testament to the confidence global companies … Read more

Bengaluru suburban railway project to start soon: Ashwini Vaishnaw – ET Government

Bengaluru suburban railway project to start soon: Ashwini Vaishnaw - ET Government

Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw during the inspection of the ongoing redevelopment work of Yesvantpur Junction railway station in Bengaluru on Monday. (ANI Photo) Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Monday said the Bengaluru Suburban Railway Project (BSRP) will start soon and it will not suffer due to the lack of a full time dedicated Managing … Read more

India, EU sign MoU on semiconductors for mutual cooperation in research, innovation, talent development – ET Government

India, EU sign MoU on semiconductors for mutual cooperation in research, innovation, talent development - ET Government

The MoU on semiconductors was signed by Ashwini Vaishnaw and Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Markets. India and the European Union have signed a memorandum of understanding on semiconductors that covers cooperation in areas such as research and innovation, talent development, partnerships and exchange of market information, the External Affairs Ministry said Friday. The … Read more

Bullet train: 100 km of viaducts, 230 km pier work completed in Mumbai-Ahmedabad route – ET Government

Bullet train: 100 km of viaducts, 230 km pier work completed in Mumbai-Ahmedabad route - ET Government

The total cost of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Corridor project is pegged at Rs 1.08 lakh crore. The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL), which is building the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train corridor, has said that 100 kilometres of viaducts and 230 kilometres of pier work had been completed for the ambitious project. The … Read more

New regulation to tackle deepfakes soon; Vaishnaw meets social media platforms – ET Government

New regulation to tackle deepfakes soon; Vaishnaw meets social media platforms - ET Government

The platforms should remove any such content when reported within 36 hours of such reporting and ensure expeditious action, well within the timeframes stipulated under the IT Rules 2021, and disable access to the content. Terming deepfakes as a new threat to democracy, IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday said that the government will come … Read more

President Murmu flags off 3 new trains from Badampahar for tribal areas’ connectivity in Odisha – ET Government

President Murmu flags off 3 new trains from Badampahar for tribal areas' connectivity in Odisha - ET Government

After the event, the President traveled in the Badampahar-Shalimar Express from Badampahar to Rairangpur. President of India Droupadi Murmu flagged off three new trains namely Badampahar–Tatanagar MEMU; Badampahar-Rourkela weekly express; and Badampahar-Shalimar weekly express from Badampahar railway station, Odisha on Tuesday. She also virtually inaugurated the new Rairangpur Postal Division; released a commemorative special cover … Read more

Govt approves 27 manufacturers under PLI Scheme for IT hardware—laptops, tablets, all-in-one PCs – ET Government

Govt approves 27 manufacturers under PLI Scheme for IT hardware—laptops, tablets, all-in-one PCs - ET Government

The value IT hardware produced is expected to be of Rs. 3 lakh 50 thousand crore rupees ($42 billion). Building on the success of the Production Linked Incentive scheme (PLI) for mobile phones, the Union Cabinet had approved PLI Scheme – 2.0 for IT hardware on 17th May 2023. This scheme covers laptops, tablets, all-in-one … Read more