Ravi Shankar Prasad

This move will be implemented as a change in the 'Motor Vehicle Act' that has been pending in the Lower House.

New Delhi: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday called Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s family corrupt and said he should refrain from playing with national security for his ‘cheap politics’ over the Rafale deal. Accusing Gandhi of lying, Prasad told the media, “We cannot expect anything from him (Rahul Gandhi) as the entire Gandhi family …

San Francisco: India seeks greater involvement of Google in digital inclusion programmes including ‘Digital Village’ initiative to empower millions of people in the country, Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has told the company’s CEO Sundar Pichai. Prasad met Pichai at Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California, on Thursday. “Held a very meaningful meeting with @Google …

New Delhi: Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday told WhatsApp CEO Chris Daniels to comply with the Indian laws and take ‘suitable’ steps to prevent misuse of the instant messaging platform in the country. Daniels’ meeting with the IT Minister came against the backdrop of several incidents of mob lynching being linked to the …

New Delhi: WhatsApp CEO Chris Daniels on Tuesday met Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and promised to step up action to prevent the circulation of fake news and misinformation on its platform. In a meeting here, Prasad reportedly told Daniels to appoint an officer for grievance redressal, comply with Indian laws and establish a proper …

Panaji: The biometric data of Aadhaar cannot be hacked even if someone tried a billion times, Union Minister for Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday, while calling the data storage system “completely safe and secure”. “… the system contains my fingerprints and my iris scan, kept in a safe and secure condition which cannot …

New Delhi: In a scathing attack on Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi, the BJP on Friday said that the party is supporting the forces which are trying to break the country and has now designed its politics in ‘sync’ with the terrorists and their patrons. The BJP’s attack came after Leader of Opposition in Rajya …

New Delhi: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday hit out at former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of encouraging horse-trading to bring the BJP to power in the state. The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader said that the government formation process in Karnataka is the prerogative of Governor …