Tag: Centre

  • Yet to finalise mechanism for regulating cryptocurrencies: Centre to SC

    The Centre has told the Supreme Court it is yet to take a decision on a mechanism to regulate cryptocurrencies and effectively investigate related offences. A bench of justices Surya Kant and KV Viswanathan was told by Additional Solicitor General Vikramjit Banerjee, appearing for the Centre, that the issues related to the digital currency are…

  • Varanium Cloud set to open second office and BPO centre in Maharashtra’s Sawantwadi

    Varanium Cloud Limited, a digital technology company, is setting up its second office and business process outsourcing (BPO) centre at Sawantwadi in Maharashtra.The BPO centre will focus on data accounting, background verification and debt recovery, among other activities. It is expected to create 200 IT jobs in Sindhudurg district, according to a press release issued…

  • Google to invest $1 billion in UK data centre

    Alphabet-owned Google said on Thursday it would invest $1 billion in a data centre in the United Kingdom, which would expand the company’s presence in the key market.The data centre will be located on a 33-acre site in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire which Google purchased in October 2020. Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill Courses…

  • Artificial Intelligence takes centre stage, pushing crypto aside in Davos

    In a sudden shift, artificial intelligence (AI) has pushed cryptocurrency firms aside at the 2024 World Economic Forum and has been seen dominating the main strip in Davos, as reported by the CNBC. For the last few years, crypocurrency firms have been dominating the main strip in Davos, hence promoting their waves; however, in 2024,…

  • Centre directs digital platforms not to carry ads of fraudulent loan apps

    The central government is “cracking down” on the advertising of fraudulent loan apps on social media, Union Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar said on Wednesday, adding that these ads are misleading and exploit people who use the internet. Union Minister Chandrasekhar said the IT ministry has made it clear to the platforms that they cannot carry advertisements…