RAVI SHANKAR PRASAD
After UP, 'Tanhaji' declared tax-free in Haryana; movie also enters Rs 100 cr-club
The film will also be made tax-free in Maharashtra.
Will clear confusion of youngsters on CAA, but won't talk to those raising slogans of Azadi: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Underlining that India is a ...
States can't obstruct law passed by Parliament: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday that state governments...
CAA is not related to any Indian, including Muslims: Ravi Shankar Prasad
'The CAA is not related to any Indian, including the Muslims. It is ...
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ShareChat wants tighter laws for foreign platforms
ShareChat said India needs a framework to protect children under the age of 18 online, like the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act in the US. It, however, made clear that it was against the proposed rule to proactively monitor content. Share-Chat’s demand flies in the face of concerns expressed by industry group Internet and Mobile Association of India.
Make draft IT Intermediary Guidelines public before notification, internet firms tell govt
India has been working on the draft guidelines since 2018, aimed at making social media companies such as WhatsApp and Facebook more responsible in checking content on their platforms. The guidelines are also aimed at giving users better recourse in case of misconduct.
Global internet players urge govt to increase transparency on intermediary rules
The letter, sent in the backdrop of proposed changes to intermediary liability rules which are likely to be notified by January 15, highlights significant concerns with the rules and calls for improved transparency by allowing the public an opportunity to see a final version of these amendments prior to their enactment.
CAA cutoff date will prevent misuse: Official
Home ministry officials said the CAA rules will list the documents that can be used to apply for citizenship under the CAA, apart from a report by the Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO).
Govt will give 5G spectrum for trials to all players: Ravi Shankar Prasad
"We have taken a decision to give 5G spectrum for trials to all players," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. An in-principle decision has been taken in this regard, Prasad said at an event here. "5G is future, it is speed. We will encourage new innovation in 5G," he added. Sources said all operators and vendors, including Huawei, will be included in trials.
CSC to give free net via BharatNet till March: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Common Service Centres (CSCs) will give internet free to individuals and institutions through BharatNet – a countrywide optical fibre network till March next year.
Kerala Assembly resolution against CAA has absolutely no Constitutional validity, says Governor
Pointing out that the southern state had not been affected by partition, the Governor said there are no illegal immigrants in Kerala.
Amit Shah chairs CAA meet; BJP slams Kerala move
BJP has been taking new measures to counter the widespread protests against CAA. These include asking BJP supporters to write postcards to the Prime Minister thanking him for passage of the CAB and holding press interactions and intellectual meets in various state capitals.
Implementation of laws passed by Parliament constitutional duty of states: Law minister
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday that state governments have the "constitutional duty" of implementing the laws passed by Parliament.
Govt did not engage Pegasus for snooping on individual targets: Ravi Shankar Prasad
According to reports over 120 Indians, including human right activists and other critics of the government, have been targeted as part of the snooping. At the Times Network's India Economic Conclave, the telecom minister was asked whether the government actually outsources interceptions to cos like Pegasus. "We don't," was Prasad's quick answer on the question.
Govt lets 5G waves roll, asks cos to submit bids for trial in 10 days
Telecom operators must apply afresh within the next 10 days for 5G spectrum trials and airwaves will be allotted upon approval of their applications.
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