The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill Act, 2019 was cleared by Lok Sabha in August 2018 but could not be passed by Rajya Sabha.
19 Jul 2019 6:44 AM
This is the second time a GoM has been constituted for revival of the two ailing public sector firms.
17 Jul 2019 9:16 AM
The government has set a target of over 4,000 crore digital transactions in the ongoing financial year.
10 Jul 2019 8:35 PM
'BharatNet' project is being implemented to offer broadband connectivity to all 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats (GPs) in India.
10 Jul 2019 5:21 PM
The amended bill also provides for a stiff Rs 1 crore penalty and a jail term for private entities for storing Aadhaar data.
05 Jul 2019 3:04 AM
He said the Centre has taken several measures including regularly issuing alerts about threats affecting mobile phones and countermeasures.
03 Jul 2019 6:00 PM
Prasad said the bill will facilitate India becoming a hub for institutional arbitration.
03 Jul 2019 3:31 PM
IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said availability of broadband and mobiles is an essential component of Digital India.
01 Jul 2019 6:08 PM
Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad gave this information in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha.
27 Jun 2019 6:46 PM
Public sector bodies need to be supplemented with 4G and the government will explore all the options to make them viable and competitive.
26 Jun 2019 5:07 PM
The Bill will amend the Aadhaar Act 2016 and replace an ordinance issued in March.
25 Jun 2019 2:34 AM
'Rights of Muslim women will be protected. Hence, this law will give justice to the victims of Triple Talaq,' said Union minister.
21 Jun 2019 12:42 PM
India will uphold its data sovereignty. That will not be negotiable, said IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.
14 Jun 2019 7:04 PM
COAI chief said incentives should be build into the spectrum price, given that 5G services in country aim to serve social goals.
04 Jun 2019 4:25 PM
The telecom sector is burdened with staggering debt levels and cut throat competition.
03 Jun 2019 6:23 PM
IT Ministry, last year, began work on tightening rules for social media and online companies, for which it held wide public consultations.
03 Jun 2019 5:28 PM
With the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha, the contentious bill on banning triple talaq had lapsed as it could not be passed by Parliament.
03 Jun 2019 3:34 PM
He refrained from commenting on sensitive issues like article 370, article 35 A and Ram Janambhoomi, said it will be dealt by Home Ministry.
03 Jun 2019 2:53 PM
Taking charge of Telecom ministry, Prasad said that amongst his priorities will be revival of state-owned MTNL and BSNL.
03 Jun 2019 2:36 PM
Sinha, whose wife Poonam has also made her electoral debut in Lucknow against Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
19 May 2019 5:41 PM