Prakash Javadekar(Search results - 36)
Top StoriesJul 7, 2021, 2:39 PM IST
Cabinet reshuffle: Union Ministers resign, make way for new leaders
Union Ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar resign with others -- Dr Harsh Vardhan, Sadananda Gowda, Ramesh Pokhriyal, Santosh Gangwar, Debasree Chaudhuri, Danve Raosaheb and Sanjay Dhotre stepping down ahead of Cabinet reshuffle.
Top StoriesMay 28, 2021, 4:05 PM IST
All Indians will be vaccinated by December 2021: Prakash Javadekar
“India’s vaccination program is robust; by December we will be able to vaccinate over 100 crore Indians. Rahul Gandhi should focus on what is happening in Congress-ruled states.”
ElectionsMar 24, 2021, 4:22 PM IST
Kerala: Prakash Javadekar unveils NDA manifesto for Assembly polls 2021
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar released NDA manifesto for Kerala Elections 2021 in Thiruvananthapuram.
Top StoriesMar 23, 2021, 4:06 PM IST
April 1, Covid-19 vaccine for all above the age of 45
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar announced that the decision had been taken by the cabinet following advice from the Coronavirus Task Force and experts.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 17, 2021, 9:49 AM IST
JP Nadda accuses TMC of vandalising BJP's campaign van in Purulia
BJP President JP Nadda and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday (March 16) accused Trinamool Congress of vandalising its Ambedkar yatra in Kakdwip, West Bengal.
Top StoriesFeb 25, 2021, 3:20 PM IST
How OTT platforms like Netflix will now operate in India
"There should be a level playing field. Going forward, OTT and digital media platforms will have to abide by certain norms," Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said.
India NewsFeb 23, 2021, 9:57 AM IST
Central minister Prakash Javadekar announces ‘Satyajit Ray Award’ at NFDC meeting in Kolkata
Like Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Modi Govt is going to launch 'Satyajit Ray Award' this time. The announcement was made by Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar at an NFDC function in Kolkata on Monday (February 22).
Top StoriesJan 31, 2021, 5:46 PM IST
Theatres allowed to operate with 100% occupancy from Feb 1, digital transactions to be encouraged: Javadekar
However, films cannot be shown in containment zones. According to new guidelines, no film shall be allowed to screen in containment zones and states and union territories may consider “proposing additional measures” as per their assessment.
Top StoriesJan 13, 2021, 1:39 PM IST
Fake News alert: All India Radio stations are NOT being closed
On November 30, media reports had surfaced about a letter written by CPI MP Binoy Viswam to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar claiming that Prasar Bharati was making "concerted efforts" to shut down government-financed radio and television channels. Prasar Bharati has clarified that the allegations are baseless and factually incorrect.
TechnologyNov 11, 2020, 1:55 PM IST
OTT platforms like Netflix, online news portals now under I&B ministry's control
A notification in this regard was issued by the cabinet secretariat stated that "films and audio-visual programmes made available by online content providers and news and current affairs content on online platforms" shall be included in the 'India (Allocation of Business) Rules, 1961.
IndiaOct 24, 2020, 4:21 PM IST
Union minister Prakash Javadekar slams Congress leaders over 6-year-old's alleged rape in Punjab
The BJP on Saturday (October 24) lashed out at the Congress over a case of alleged rape and killing of a six-year-old girl belonging to a migrant family from Bihar in Punjab, as it asked Opposition party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra why had they not paid a visit to the family of the victim yet.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 5:07 PM IST
Union Cabinet approves adoption of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act
The move will help establish all the three tiers of grassroot level democracy like in other parts of the country, said Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar at a Cabinet briefing.
IndiaOct 6, 2020, 1:10 PM IST
Coronavirus: I&B Ministry issues SOP for cinema halls; 50% seating capacity, masks mandatory
All standard operating protocols (SOPs) issued by I&B Ministry must be followed at all cinema halls/theatres, said Union information and broadcasting minister Prakash Javadekar.
IndiaAug 23, 2020, 3:08 PM IST
Coronavirus: Government issues SOP for resuming media production, stresses on minimum physical contact
The government has also advised the use of Arogya setu app in the SOP released for the entertainment industry.