June 30, 2021 11:48 pm
Micro-blogging platform Twitter has been at loggerheads with the government over various issues, including during the farmers' protest in January and later when it tagged political posts of several leaders of the ruling party BJP as "manipulated media", drawing a sharp rebuke from the Centre.
June 01, 2020 5:19 pm
On Monday, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Law & Justice, Communications, Electronics & Information Technology Minister of India announced that India has emerged as the second-largest mobile phone manufacturer in the world.
June 29, 2019 5:03 am
Prasad added that one of the proposals being looked at, was the companies launching 4G services. Currently, neither of BSNL or MTNL have spectrum to deploy 4G.
June 01, 2018 2:18 pm
The government was pushing medical electronics and other areas in electronics in a big way, he said. Prasad was addressing a meeting on 'Four years of Modi governance: Key initiatives and development outcomes', organised by the Telangana unit of the BJP.
March 24, 2016 12:47 am
Dearness allowance is paid as a portion of basic pay of employees to neutralise the impact of inflation. Pensioners get dearness relief.
September 04, 2014 12:06 pm
In this Idea Exchange moderated by Senior Editor Maneesh Chhibber, Ravi Shankar Prasad makes it clear that in both the portfolios he holds, changes will be seen in tandem with the new government.