Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad (File Photo/Facebook)

Great opportunity for good Indian apps: Ravi Shankar Prasad on Chinese apps ban

New Delhi: Union Minister for Electronics and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that the ban on 59 Chinese mobile apps is a great opportunity for Indian developers to come up with good apps. Speaking at a digital conference on the five years of ‘Digital India’ Prasad noted that India has the required intellectual […]

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BJP hits back at Sonia, says ‘dont preach us raj dharma’

New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday hit out at the Congress and its interim President Sonia Gandhi for their stand on Citizenship Amendment Act, urging her “not to preach raj dharma”. Reminding letters written by Ashok Gehlot and Tarun Gogoi advocating citizenship for the persecuted, the BJP asked Sonia Gandhi to introspect. […]

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Kerala Assembly has no powers on CAA: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Thiruvananthapuram: After the Kerala Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the law is perfectly legal and constitutional, and also binding on the entire country. He said Parliament has powers to pass law with regard to subjects under the Seventh Schedule, and this is […]

Cabinet nod to regularisation of Delhi’s unauthorised colonies, 40 lakh to benefit

New Delhi: In what comes as an Diwali gift for over 40 lakh people living in unauthorised colonies of the national capital, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved regularisation of these colonies. The decision was announced by Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad after the cabinet meet. #Cabinet approves regulations for conferring/recognizing ownership or mortgage/transfer rights […]

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India hits out at Pak for unilaterally suspending postal services

New Delhi: Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday hit out at Pakistan for stopping letters and mails to India unilaterally and without prior information. “Every country works under the world postal union. But Pakistan is Pakistan. Pakistan has shut postal services (delivery of Indian letters) for the last two months. “Pakistan has […]

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New Data Protection to be placed in Parliament soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi: Union Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said the Data Protection Bill is ready and would be placed in Parliament soon. According to sources, the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 – which is based on the recommendations of the government-constituted high-level panel headed by former Supreme Court judgem […]