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India-US partnership to turbocharge innovation in tech: Chandrasekhar


By Nishant Arora New Delhi: The tech sector partnership between India and the US, announced last week during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historic state visit, will turbocharge tech ecosystems in both the countries, accelerating the pace of innovation in critical emerging technologies for mutual and global benefit, says Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Union Minister of State for Electronics...

WhatsApp sues Indian govt over chat ‘traceability’


New Delhi: Taking the user privacy war to the court over new IT rules, Facebook-owned WhatsApp filed a lawsuit against the Indian government in the Delhi High Court, saying that user privacy is in its DNA and requiring messaging apps to "trace" chats undermines people's right to privacy. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY)...