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New Delhi – The government is making efforts to double the reach of telecom network in the country by 2020, Telecom Secretary Aurna Sundararajan said today. “By 2020, we must aim at a minimum doubling of telecom footprint if we really want to have the kind of growth that we …
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Mumbai – Leading electronic security systems player Zicom today said it is looking at significant growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) and SaaS market place to clock a service revenue of about Rs 200 crore by 2020. “Zicom has moved from being a pure play, physical security company into …
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Mumbai – British telecom giant Vodafone today said it is witnessing up to 180 per cent growth in SIM cards used for internet of things (IoT) devices in the country on a smaller base. Its solutions are being used to serve diverse segments like smart tractors and earthmovers, its country …
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New Delhi – A new Smart City challenge has been launched in India which encourages young entrepreneurs to identify local problems and develop innovative solutions which have a lasting social impact and are also successful businesses. Smart City 4.0, recently launched by the Innovation Acceleration Group at the University of …
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By Aditi Khanna London – Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has made a strong plea to British industries to invest in his state and participate in building the new capital Amaravati into “one of the best capitals in the world”. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief said that …
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Bhubaneswar – Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said his dream was to make Odisha the number one state in the country. He also claimed that a record 80 lakh people in the state had been moved out of poverty. Addressing the India Today Conclave on ‘The State of the State’ …
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NEW DELHI: India and Italy today inked six pacts to boost cooperation in key sectors, including energy and trade, after detailed talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni on ways to strengthen bilateral ties and countering terrorism. In a first visit by an Italian prime …
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Hyderabad – Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri today expressed confidence that “physical manifestation of the work” in contracts that are in an advanced stage of implementation in the smart cities mission would be visible by June next year. “This kind of advance thinking is being …
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KOLKATA: Tata Communications Ltd is set to invest about USD100 million in the Internet of Things (IoT), a digital space the company is betting big on in the next few years. IoT is a serious business and will become a significant revenue line for the firm going forward, Tata Communications …
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Karnal (Hr) – Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said today that a sum of Rs 1,200 crore will be spent on the development of Karnal city, which has been selected by the Union government under the smart city project. Khattar said all entry routes to Karnal were being four- …