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Pensioners? No need to visit bank branch, here's how Jeevan Pramaan helps you - 2.59 crore registered already
Thu, Jul 04, 2019
To help citizens eliminate the need to visit banks on a specified date, the government launched Jeevan Pramaan.
NDA list Of Bihar Candidates Out
Sat, Mar 23, 2019
Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will contest from Patna Sahib, the parliamentary constituency represented by Shatrughan Sinha. Watch this video to know more.
Protesters raise pro-Modi slogan at Rahul Gandhi event in Bengaluru
Tue, Mar 19, 2019
Protesters raised pro-Modi slogan at Rahul Gandhi event in Bengaluru. Watch the video to know more.
BJP slams Opposition for demanding evidence of IAF airstrike
Tue, Mar 05, 2019
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has slammed opposition for demanding evidence of IAF airstrike.
Social media companies need to ensure platforms not misused to weaken country's morale: Prasad
Fri, Mar 01, 2019
Prasad said following a directive from the Home Ministry, the IT Ministry had sent a notice to Google-owned YouTube to remove 11 links of "humiliating videos" pertaining to Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman. These videos were removed following the directive, he added.
'India launched 'Preemptive' strike on Pakistan-Based Militants', says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Wed, Feb 27, 2019
This segment of brings to you Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's first reaction on India responding to terror. Watch full video to know more.
New social media norms: Ravi Shankar Prasad assures widest possible talks
Wed, Feb 20, 2019
Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Wednesday assured the government will have the widest possible consultations before formalising rules governing social media companies, but made it clear the sovereign has all the rights to bring in laws to better serve its people.
Electronics policy targets $400 billion manufacturing revenue by 2025
Wed, Feb 20, 2019
The Union Cabinet on Tuesday passed the National Electronic Policy 2019 which targets $400 billion turnover by 2025 from domestic manufacturing, setting up cluster for the entire value chain and employing over 1 crore people directly or otherwise to achieve a growth rate of 32 per cent.
Cabinet approves jail term for film piracy
Thu, Feb 07, 2019
Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said "If one, without authorisation, undertakes digital duplication of various creative works or by any other means of digital technology, one can be made to suffer three-year jail punishment and Rs 10 lakh fine.
Ayodhya case should be heard without delay, Ravi Shankar Prasad says
Mon, Jan 28, 2019
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that the Ram Temple issue must be heard in the court without delay.
Ravi Shankar Prasad admitted to AIIMS
Tue, Jan 15, 2019
According to AIIMS authorities, Prasad, 64, arrived at AIIMS around 8 p.m. and was admitted in the pulmonary medicine department.
Digital Payment push: Modi govt, RBI scan fraudulent transactions below Rs 1 lakh
Sun, Jan 06, 2019
Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad recently said in the Parliament, "The data of India cannot be stolen and strict action will be taken against any kind of fraud." Prasad said this during the Question Hour while responding to Supplementary queries.
Credit card, Debit, ATM, Internet Banking fraud victim? Here's what RBI-Government are doing
Sat, Jan 05, 2019
Are you a Credit card, Debit, ATM, Internet Banking fraud victim? The government is working with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to look into frauds below Rs 1 lakh
India expresses reservations at climate summit
Sun, Dec 16, 2018
India has expressed its reservation over the lack of equity in the rules relating to global stock-take in the rulebook that implements the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement.
WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube warned to guard against misuse of platforms
Sat, Dec 08, 2018
WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube have changed the manner in which users consume content and communicate with each other, but the social media firms need to be mindful of "certain dos and don'ts" and guard against any misuse of their platforms, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Friday.
India should not miss digital revolution: Union IT minister
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Union Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today India should not miss the digital revolution like it did the Industrial and Entrepreneurial revolutions and should be a leader in it.
Tech not causing job loss, it generating more jobs: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
New technology is not causing job loss but is rather creating more jobs, Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today. "I don't buy this logic of job loss.
India to take a ''long-term" view on fuel pricing: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Wed, May 23, 2018
India wants to take a long-term view on pump prices of petrol and diesel to shield consumers from the volatility in global markets, the country`s law minister said on Wednesday, indicating the government could change its fuel pricing mechanism.
DigiGaon offer: 2GB data priced at Rs 25 for 15 days; here is latest village to go digital
Mon, May 21, 2018
A small village 6 km away from the main highway, connected by a single-lane road with farmlands on both sides was the centre of attraction on Sunday. It has become the sixth village in India to be connected digitally.
Narendra Modi govt won't tolerate unauthorised use of data: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Mon, Apr 02, 2018
Ravi Shankar Prasad on March 29 said the government had given notices to Facebook and Cambridge Analytica on the data breach issue and would decide on the action to be taken after receiving their responses.