Author : Aparajita Gupta


A take on women who influenced Tagore

A take on women who influenced Tagore

Oct 23,2016 , 02:32 AM IST | Hans
Jorasanko, a neighbourhood north of Kolkata, has been linked to Tagore's name forever. The book tells, with great aplomb, the story of Digambari, Prince Dwarkanath's wife, who banished her illustrious husband from her household because he went against the "dharma" of his Vaishnav ancestors by hosting receptions where meat and liquor were served.
Hacking threat from Pakistan kept spectrum auction team on toes

Hacking threat from Pakistan kept spectrum auction team on toes

Oct 16,2016 , 12:04 AM IST | Business
We had deployed various security procedures such as secure login, digital signature certificate, fixed internet protocol address for bidders and other procedures to make bidding foolproof and transparent," he said.The company had also set up an infrastructure team to monitor any abnormal activity like intrusion or data filtering. The team ensured that all the links were working properly.
New Digital Literacy Mission soon for 60mn in rural India

New Digital Literacy Mission soon for 60mn in rural India

Jun 27,2016 , 01:51 AM IST | Commoner
India will soon launch a Rs 1,800 crore ($265 million) Digital Literacy Mission for 60 million people in rural areas as another initiative to bridge the gulf between those who have access to and can use computers and the Internet and those who don't, a top official has said.