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Law and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad


If you invoke US copyright act, then be cognisant of Indian laws as well: Prasad on Twitter row

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.

India now second largest mobile phone manufacturing hub in the world: Ravi Shankar Prasad

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.

Will move Cabinet note soon on revival package for BSNL & MTNL, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

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.

India becoming a major mobile phone manufacturing hub: Ravi Shankar Prasad

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.

Dearness Allowance hiked by 6%, to benefit 1 crore central govt employees, pensioners

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.

‘It’s going to be an interactive govt, led by PM. It won’t be a govt for, of and by GoM’

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.