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There is no alternative leader... Indians know how to distinguish between state, LS polls. BJP will win: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister for Law and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad questions methodology of NSSO survey, clarifies the govt stand on judicial appointments, says Women’s Reservation Bill needs debate and calls for Ram temple hearing to be expedited

Patna Saheb: Will Shatrughan’s star power carry over to new party as he takes on Ravi Shankar Prasad?

As BJP candidate, Sinha won the 2014 Lok Sabha polls with 55.04 per cent (4,85,905) votes as against his nearest RJD rival Vijay Yadav’s 24.93 per cent (2,20,100) votes.


Lok Sabha elections: Ravi Shankar Prasad shown black flags at Patna airport, two beaten up

Prasad was recently announced as the BJP’s candidate for the Patna Sahib Lok Sabha constituency, replacing party rebel and sitting MP Shatrugan Sinha.

BJP fields Ravi Shankar Prasad from Patna Sahib, not Shatrughan Sinha

The parliamentary constituency is currently held by in-house critic Shatrughan Sinha.

Ravi Shankar Prasad: 8.73 lakh jobs created in IT sector in past five years

The minister, while sharing the data sourced from industry body Nasscom, said Congress was indulging in falsehoods as they have nothing to offer from their own side.

PM Modi to interact with those who've taken 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' pledge: At 500 places, on March 31

Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Main Bhi Chowkidar hun" movement has become a big mass movement. When it went on social media, it became a global trend for the entire day. 20 lakh people tweeted about it."


Rahul inadvertently or deliberately playing into hands of Rafale competitors: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Union Law Minister was reacting to Gandhi's press conference earlier in the day where he questioned the government's statement in the Supreme Court about the "stolen" documents related to the Rafale fighter jet deal.

'Welcome Home': Politicians celebrate IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan's return

Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was handed over by Pakistan authorities at Wagah Border around 9.30 pm today. 

India Pakistan tension: Don’t allow misuse, Ravi Shankar Prasad to social media firms

“I would like to make an appeal to all the social media platforms, India being a democracy fully respects freedom of the press and expression, including circulation of ideas,” he said.

India will not allow abuse of data to influence elections: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The comments come at a time when the social media platforms have come under government scrutiny over privacy concerns and potential for their misuse ahead of general elections slated to be held by May.

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Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad at Express Adda in Mumbai

At the Express Adda, Prasad was in conversation with Vandita Mishra, National Opinion Editor, The Indian Express, and Maneesh Chhibber, National Bureau Chief, The Indian Express.

Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani participate in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Smriti Irani were seen participating in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’.


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Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Parliament about the plan to control WhatsApp rumours

The Union Minister made an elaborate speech in the Rajya Sabha where he listed out the various incidents of violence - like lynching - which were reported because of rumour-mongering on WhatsApp and laid out the plan to tackle it.

Budget 2016-17 provides boost to electronics manufacturing sector: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Union Minister of Communications and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday praised Budget 2016-17. He said that with India emerging as a global hub of electronic manufacturing, the proposals relating to the sector were welcome. He added that a lot has improved, but more needed to be done in the communication sector and the government is ready to take all the required measures.


Ayush Ministry to collaborate with WHO: Prasad

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Union Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said the Cabinet has decided to collaborate Ayush Ministry with the World Health Organization (WHO). He further said the decision has been taken to give a filip to the branding for international acceptability and create awareness about Indian system of medicines.

Telecom Minister lauds mobile companies for spreading mobile technology

Mumbai, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday appreciated the mobile companies for spreading mobile technology in the entire country. He said the responsibilities of the mobile operators do not end there; their main responsibility is to provide good service and for this the government is ready to take any strict actions. He further stated that if mobile operators can provide mobile services to villages, they should also provide better services as it is their responsibility.