Ravi Shankar Prasad(Search results - 15)
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.
TechnologyJul 6, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Twitter explains: Why were Ravi Shankar Prasad and Shashi Tharoor locked out?
For Tharoor, the DMCA notice was in reference to the alleged infringement of the original work of Boney M's 'Rasputin'. For Prasad, the DMCA notice was in reference to the alleged infringement of the original work of AR Rahman's: 'Maa Tujhe Salaam...'
TechnologyJul 3, 2021, 6:46 PM IST
Tech giants fall in line, IT minister calls it 'big step towards transparency'
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said it was nice to see significant social media platforms like Google, Facebook and Instagram following the new IT Rules.
Top StoriesJun 25, 2021, 3:48 PM IST
Ravi Shankar Prasad locked out of his Twitter account for an hour
Though the minister's Twitter account was visible for public viewing, Twitter did not permit anyone authorised to access this account to log in or make any post.
Top StoriesFeb 25, 2021, 2:51 PM IST
Centre reins in social media, says double standards must stop
While reiterating that the guidelines were meant to empowering social media users, Union Information Technology and Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said there there should not be double standards on social media.
Top StoriesFeb 11, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
Centre vs Twitter: Ravi Shankar Prasad warns against 'misuse', says displaying ‘double standards’
Be it Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or WhatsApp, action will be taken if these platforms are misused," the minister said replying to a host of questions in Parliament.
Top StoriesJan 18, 2021, 12:15 PM IST
Facebook, Twitter officials summoned on January 21 by Parliamentary panel
Amid raging controversy over WhatsApp policy updates and privacy concern, the parliamentary standing committee on information technology has summoned Facebook and Twitter officials on January 21.
GADGETNov 20, 2020, 4:58 PM IST
Apple’s 9 manufacturing units from China to India, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
The union minister, while addressing the summit held virtually, told Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa that the iPhone maker has chosen Bengaluru for manufacturing iPhones. "I am pleased to inform Yediyurappa that Apple has chosen your city Bengaluru to manufacture their quality phones for India and abroad," Prasad added.
IndiaAug 3, 2020, 5:01 PM IST
Coronavirus: Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad self isolates; met Amit Shah on August 1
Prasad does not have any symptoms and the self-isolation is purely based on existing protocol, the source added.
IndiaFeb 5, 2020, 3:21 PM IST
Revenge porn on the rise in country, government working to curb pornography: Union minister
While answering a question raised on the mechanisms to curb child pornography, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the Central government along with the state Government and police are working together to curb the menace
May 15, 2018, 12:54 PM IST
Karnataka results: People rejected Congress' divisive agenda, says BJP
With the BJP set for an impressive win in the Karnataka assembly poll, its leaders described the victory as an endorsement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
May 4, 2016, 2:17 PM IST
Telecom sector ringing with FDI worth $4 billion
The Indian telecom sector is ringing with some good news as the telecom minister said on Wednesday that the sector has seen $4 billion of FDI over the last two years