Data Portal in The News

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
The Department of Electronics & IT has launched its Open Government Data (OGD) Platform 2.0 at the OpenDataApps Challenge event in New Delhi.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
NIC yesterday launched ‘Open Government Data Platform India v.2.0‘. This version of OGD Platform provides better experience to both Data Providers and Platform Users with unified interface.
Thursday, August 8, 2013
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology inaugurated Data portal of India in New Delhi on 8 August 2013. It is aimed at sharing more and more data as it empowers and connects to policy making.
Thursday, August 8, 2013
On the lines of the USA and the UK, the union government on Thursday launched an open data website, where information on various sectors like health, transport, sanitation and agriculture was made available.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
The Government of India notified the National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy (NDSAP) in March 2012. As per this policy, all Government Ministries and Departments are supposed to proactively release their data in open format.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
We would also like to mention The website allows access to the data generated by various Government of India entities. This website is a part of the National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy, managed by Department of Science and Technology.
Friday, March 22, 2013
In May 2012, the governments of the United States and India launched an Open Government Platform (OGPL), an open source version of the US government’s platform, for helping governments across the globe make data public.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
We shouldn’t have to file RTI requests and hope for responses; Data should be open, and the Indian government needs to set up a