Union IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad (File Photo)

If WhatsApp meets norms, Pay service to be allowed: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi:  Union IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said if the global messaging company WhatsApp meets the regulatory norms from RBI and National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), then it should be allowed to start digital payment operations in the country. Prasad had a meeting with Whatsapp CEO Will Cathcart where […]

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal (File Photo)

Piyush Goyal may become next Finance Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad may get Telecom

New Delhi:  As the election results paved the way for the formation of a new government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several names have started doing the rounds for getting plum Cabinet portfolios. The name of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, who briefly served as Finance Minister last year when Arun Jaitley was indisposed, is being […]

Ravi Shankar Prasad (File Photo)

Congress should not try to teach us nationalism: BJP

New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said the Congress, which has sought “proof of martyrdom” of the armed forces, should not teach nationalism to his Bharatiya Janata Party. Hitting back at Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi, who had attacked the BJP on Monday for building a narrative around nationalism, Prasad claimed it was […]