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13-Nov-2018 New Delhi

Morocco & India agree to assist in Legal & Commercial Matters

Morroco & India yesterday signed an agreement to further mutual legal assistance in Civil & Commercial Courts. Union Minister of Law & Justice and Electronics & IT, Ravi Shankar Prasad and his Moroccan Counterpart Mohammed Auajjar, Minister of...

05-Nov-2018 New Delhi

Indira Gandhi used Hitler's language : Ravi Shankar Prasad

The BJP on Monday criticised senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge for comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Adolf Hitler and said it was former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who used the language of former German Chancellor."Kharge has gone a step...

28-Oct-2018 Bengaluru

Shashi Tharoor likens Modi to scorpion, sparks row

Quoting an unnamed RSS member, Congress Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor on Sunday likened Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a scorpion seated on a Shivling. The comment sparked a sharp reaction from the BJP, prompting the MP to give a detailed explanation hours...

09-Aug-2018 New Delhi

CCEA approves release of pulses at discounted rate to states

The CCEA on Thursday approved the release of pulses to the states and Union Territories at the discounted rate of Rs 15 per kg to be utilized for various welfare schemes."The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra...

15-Jul-2018 Panaji

Aadhaar biometric data cannot be hacked : Ravi Shankar Prasad

The biometric data of Aadhaar cannot be hacked even if someone tried a billion times, Union Minister for Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday, while calling the data storage system "completely safe and secure"."... the system contains...

02-Jul-2018 Shimla

Foundation stone of STPI Incubation Centre laid at Shimla

The State Government has initiated several steps to provide IT enabled services to the people of the State to visualise the dream of Digital India of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur after he along with...

29-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Films biggest bridge to connect mankind : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Films, by way of capturing universal emotions, are a unifying medium for people irrespective of language and country, Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Friday.Prasad, who was once Information and Broadcasting Minister, inaugurated...

23-Jun-2018 New Delhi

'Decisive intervention' in widow's welfare case : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said his ministry will take a "decisive intervention" in a case pending before the Supreme Court concerning the welfare of the widows in the country.In his address at an event here on the World...

22-Jun-2018 New Delhi

UNHRC head has compromised its impartiality : Ravi Shankar Prasad

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein had "compromised" the dignity and impartiality of the UNHCR, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday.Prasad's observation came in response to a query about the recent United Nations...

19-May-2018 New Delhi

Need for transparency in appointment of judges : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that there was "need for transparency" in the appointment of judges and the "autonomy of the judiciary should be respected".Replying to questions at the daylong India TV Conclave on 'Four years of Modi...

26-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Mobile manufacturing to touch Rs 132,000 cr : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Indian mobile manufacturing industry is expected to touch Rs 132,000 crore by the end of 2018, Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday.India manufactured about 110 million mobile phones in 2015-16 as compared to 60 million in 2014-15,...

08-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Congress, BSP, SP fanning Dalit violence : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday accused the Congress, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP) of fanning Dalit violence in various parts of the country for political gains."Bhimrao Ambedkar said Dalit movement should not...

22-Mar-2018 New Delhi

BJP, Congress slugfest on Cambridge Analytica escalates

The political slugfest over links with the controversial data consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica (CA) escalated on Thursday with the BJP claiming that the firm was involved in Rahul Gandhi's social media campaign and Congress rubbishing the charge and...

05-Mar-2018 New Delhi

BJP makes light of KCR's 'third front' idea

The BJP on Monday played down the idea of a third front mooted by Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K. Chandrashekhar Rao and said the Indian polity has changed much beyond "the murky waters of third front".Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Union...

28-Feb-2018 New Delhi

No vendetta against Karti : Ravi Shankar Prasad

The government on Wednesday rejected Congress party's allegation of vendetta in the arrest of Karti Chidambaram and said that the law is taking its course."The law is taking its course and the law must take its course. The CBI will explain all details. The...

19-Feb-2018 Hyderabad

India to be $1 tn digital economy in 5 years : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said his ministry is working in mission mode to make India's digital sector $1 trillion economy in next five years.This has potential to create 60 lakh to 75 lakh new jobs,...

23-Jan-2018 New Delhi

India-Asean connection marked by 3C's : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said culture, commerce and connectivity were the three C's which mark the historical connection of the Asean states and India."Asean and India have a deep historical connection. The momentum which we need...

08-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Committed to freedom of press : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said the Central government is fully committed to media freedom."The government is fully committed to freedom of the press as well as to maintaining security and sanctity of Aadhaar for India's development,"...

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