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pmo data breach cert-in: EPFO, PMO data breach: Centre says aware of reports, Cert-In looking into details

The government is aware of reports of a data breach that claims having datasets from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation, and has asked the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (Cert-In) to look into it, senior officials told ET.“We are aware of it but need to verify if the claims being made are correct. They (Cert-In) will look into it and submit a detailed report, including on whether the data set is new,” an official said.Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill…

Bike Taxis on the Road to Legality: Centre Issues Notification

Confusion still remains about the details, but legally bike taxis are in the clear now In a significant move towards enhancing transportation options and creating income avenues, the Government of India has issued a notification clarifying the legal status of bike taxis under the Motor Vehicles Act (MV Act). The advisory defines bike taxis as contract carriages, allowing their operation across the country. What does this mean? A contract carriage refers to a vehicle hired for a specific journey, with restrictions on…

space startups: Space companies want govt to implement DPI for Earth observation

Space startups such as GalaxEye Space, Dhruva Space and Pixxel have called on the government to implement a digital public infrastructure (DPI) for earth observation-based geospatial analytics. The Indian Space Association (ISpA) has sent a representation to the government making a similar pitch, saying it will open new horizons for India’s booming space sector.The government must commit towards procuring and integrating these solutions, according to the space companies, since space technologies find widespread…

Tata Elxsi opens new design and engineering centre in Pune for innovative auto tech, ET Auto

The new center is specifically tailored to cater to the technology and digital transformation priorities of key automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers.Tata Elxsi, a leading design and technology service provider, has inaugurated a new global design and engineering centre at Sukhwani Business Hub, Chinchwad, Pune.The new center is specifically tailored to cater to the technology and digital transformation priorities of key automotive OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers. It will house

Arunachal: Centre Allocates Rs 2,378 Cr to Construct Sections of Frontier Highway

Curated By: Shahrukh ShahLast Updated: February 13, 2024, 09:57 ISTUnion Minister Nitin Gadkari said the Centre has sanctioned Rs 2,378.72 crore for the construction of two sections of the frontier highway with a total length of 93 kilometres in Arunachal Pradesh. The development of road infrastructure aims at strengthening connectivity to border areas and fostering socio-economic growth in the region, he said.Sharing the information on X on Sunday, Nitin Gadkari said, In Arunachal Pradesh, an allocation of Rs 2,098.81

paytm crisis: Centre examining FDI flow from China in Paytm Payments Services

The government is examining foreign direct investment from China in Paytm Payments Services Ltd (PPSL), the payment aggregator subsidiary of One97 Communications Ltd, sources said. In November 2020, PPSL had applied for licence with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to operate as a payment aggregator under the guidelines on Regulation of Payment Aggregators and Payment Gateways. However, in November 2022, RBI rejected PPSL's application and asked the company to resubmit it, so as to comply with Press Note 3 under FDI rules.…

binance pmla rules: Centre wants Binance to comply with PMLA rules to resume operations

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has been in discussions with the government to restore access to its mobile app and website in India. While the platform is ready to pay the taxes and the penalties levied, it is not yet ready to comply with the PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) guidelines, sources in the know of the development told ET.The government has therefore rejected Binance’s plea to be allowed to resume operations in India in the interim while they put in processes to comply with the country’s legislation

Valeo expands Group Technical Centre in Chennai, ET Auto

It will consolidate Valeo’s Software and Systems workforce in Chennai while enabling a vibrant workplace that attracts top talent and fosters collaboration, creativity, and excellence, the company said.New Delhi: Valeo, a global leader in mobility technology, has expanded its Group Technical Centre (GTC) in Chennai, with a strategic focus on technology and innovation.This state-of-the-art infrastructure with over 1,000 workstations will host Hardware-in-the Loop (HIL)/

Will soon launch Digital India futureLABS, Semiconductor Research Centre: MoS IT, ET Auto

"We will establish the India Semiconductor Research Centre shortly, which will serve as a hub for semiconductor innovation spanning all spectrums that will drive future systems," Chandrasekhar informed.New Delhi: The Union Government on Thursday announced its plans to launch 'Digital India futureLABS' and establish the India Semiconductor Research Centre.The 'Digital India futureLABS' will enable partnerships between the government, startups and large enterprises in the