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India’s share in software product market miniscule: MeitY

India’s share in the global software product market is miniscule and the country remains a net importer of software products, Rajiv Kumar, Joint Secretary to Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, said on Wednesday. Currently, the global software product market is valued at $438 billion, and India’s share in this is miniscule as the country continues

MeitY Issues Draft IT Rules for Social Media, Messaging Platforms Up for Public Consultation

Amid concerns over Central government’s powers to snoop into computers, the Electronics and IT Ministry has come out with draft IT rules focused on social media platforms. “The instances of misuse of social media by criminals and anti-national elements have brought new challenges to the ‘Law Enforcement Agencies’ (LEA),” the ministry said in a statement.