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Social Innovation Matters

If someone ever felt short of ideas and inspiration, one just needs to looks at the fabulous innovations which have taken place in Bihar over the last few years. Always lambasted for it’s under utilization of its natural resources, recent idea rich innovations have given momentum to grass root innovations. This has been the most […]

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Bihar wins National Award for e-governance

Bihar govt effort to improve its administrative operations and empower people was duly recognized recently. ‘Jankari’, a Bihar government project to empower people with information under RTI over telephone, has bagged the National award for e-governance. “The award will be given to the state government’s unique project, Jankari Call Centre under Right to Information Act (RTI), […]

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Bihar’s IT policy – A better tomorrow

Far from the eyes of our mainstream media,Bihar’s politicial leadership has released a draft policy document which will lay the foundation for Bihar’s new future . After taking various steps to boost agriculture and investment in Bihar, the govt has taken encouraging steps to roll out the draft version of the IT Policy 2008. The […]

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E-governance in Rural Bihar

Bihar govt. has taken a laudable initiative to initiate the e-governance project in all its 8,479 panchayats at a cost of INR 252 million. The proposal that was approved last week at a state cabinet meeting in Patna aims at setting up a panchayat information centres or panchayat portals called Vasudha Kendras that will enable […]

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Bihar E-governance Project wins Award

Bihar’s govt. E-Khazana project won the silver award for e-governance initiatives. The Golden Icon award, given by the central government’s IT department for e-governance, was presented by central Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and pensions Suresh Pachouri at the National e-governance convention here. The E-Khazana project is an initiative to computerize the On-line […]

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