Do we need high speed broadband in India? Why not?
The govt needs to appoint a Minister exclusively for the growth of the Internet in India. The Ministry should also focus on providing govt services online.
India’s premier industry body Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) has submitted their recommendations to the Telecom Minister. More about this can be read on Medianama. I was surprised to see a note about languages,
The House Energy and Commerce Committee on Thursday approved a $6 billion broadband plan that would provide grants to shore up the country’s broadband infrastructure. This is part of the $825 billion economic stimulus package.
Looks like we have company, even Americans find broadband expensive! A report released by Pew Internet & American Life Project says,