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Ravi Shankar Prasad

No Evidence To Link It Or Govt With Pegasus Story: BJP

Jul 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Ravi Shankar Prasad said, 'The BJP condemns the baseless and bereft of political propriety comments levelled by Congress against the BJP.'

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

Jul 07, 2021 Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.

If Twitter Invokes US Laws, It Should Be Cognisant Of India’s IT Rules As Well: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Twitter had blocked Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s account for an hour on June 25 citing the US Copyright Act

Twitter Blocks Ravi Shankar Prasad's Account Alleging Violation Of US Copyright Act

Jun 25, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The minister slammed Twitter calling the action as being arbitrary and gross violation of IT rules.

Profit-Making Social Media Firms Shouldn’t Lecture India On Democracy: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday asserted that the Centre’s new IT rules aim to put an end to ‘abuse’ and ‘misuse’ of social media platforms.

29 May, 2021

WhatsApp Users Have Nothing To Fear, Govt Recognises Right To Privacy: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

The new IT rules will prevent misuse of digital platforms and empower social media users when they become victims of abuse, Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said

27 February, 2021

IT Rules: Govt Sets 50 Lakh Users Threshold To Define 'Significant Social Media Intermediary'

Outlook Web Bureau

The new rules require 'significant social media intermediaries' to follow additional due diligence

25 February, 2021

Govt Announces New Rules To Curb Misuse Of Social Media

Outlook Web Bureau

Government concerned over rampant abuse of social media platforms and spread of fake news, said IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

11 February, 2021

Ravi Shankar Prasad Warns Social Media Platforms Of Strict Action Against Non-Compliance Of India's Law

Outlook Web Bureau

The warning came a day after Prasad's ministry rebuked Twitter for not complying with its orders to take down inflammatory content.

10 February, 2021

Twitter Seeks Formal Dialogue With Govt, Begins To Block Accounts With 'Khalistani' Links

Outlook Web Bureau

'Safety of our employees is a top priority,' Twitter had said in a statement

28 January, 2021

5G Network Should Be Indian, Testbed Ready, Permission For Trials Soon: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

The Department of Telecom had earlier set a target to start 5G trials in 2019 and rollout the next-generation service in 2020.

24 January, 2021

Voters In India Will Soon Be Able To Download E-Version Of Voter ID Cards. Read Details Here

Outlook Web Bureau

The e-version of the voter ID card will be a non-editable digital version of the elector photo identity card which can be saved on mobiles or printed in a PDF format, officials said

13 December, 2020

Modi Govt To Deal Sternly With ‘Tukde Tukde Gang’: Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad


‘Tukde tukde gang’ taking advantage of farmers’ movement to break up country, says minister

19 November, 2020

Will Finalise Data Protection Law Very Soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad


Prasad says even during the pandemic the communications sector witnessed a growth of over 7%

16 November, 2020

BJP Hits Out At PDP, NC; Terms Gupkar Alliance as ‘Unholy’


Attacking the Congress, Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the party to clarify its stand on Article 370

23 October, 2020

Congress Leader Accuses BJP Of 'Political Immorality' For Using Covid-19 As Election Sop


Is it vaccine for votes or for all, Anand Sharma asks PM

22 October, 2020

Joint Committee Of Parliament Summons For Social Media Giants Facebook And Twitter


Panel also considering summons for Amazon and Google on the issue of protection of data and its privacy

16 October, 2020

Shatrughan Sinha Hopes To Avenge ‘Injustice’ In LS Polls Through His Son Luv Sinha In Patna

Giridhar Jha

Shatrughan Sinha had joined Congress after being denied ticket last year by the BJP to contest from his home town, which he had won in 2009 and 2014.

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Boats languish over the last pools of water available on the Payagua stream that reaches the Paraguay river amid a historic drought that is affecting its levels, in Chaco-i, Paraguay.

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Police officers run to the Perm State University in Perm, about 1,100 kilometers east of Moscow, Russia. A gunman opened fire in a university in the Russian city of Perm, leaving around eight people dead and others...

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Law enforcement officers exit Heritage High School while responding to a shooting in Newport News, Va.

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Granada's Quini, second from right, deflects the ball after a free kick during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Granada, at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain.

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President Joe Biden meets with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres at the Intercontinental Barclay Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu