New Delhi [india], August 5 (ANI): Slamming Congress for disruptions in the ongoing Monsoon session, BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday alleged that the Congress' intention is to let the Houses function only "if the Parliament subserves the interest of their Parivar".
In the reshuffled cabinet, a newly formed Ministry of Cooperation will be headed by Home Minister Amit Shah. Portfolios of the Education Ministry and the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship will be led by Dharmendra Pradhan.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is expected to announce new roles for senior former Union Ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar, ANI reported quoting sources. The two leaders may be appointed as the BJP’s National General Secretary or Vice President, say reports. They will also be given important duties for the upcoming assembly elections […]
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI): Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Thursday took a jibe at the recent reshuffle of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet stating that veteran leaders like Ravi Shankar Prasad had been removed.
Major changes in PM Modi’s cabinet as senior ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad, Prakash Javadekar and Harsh Vardhan resign. Ravi Shankar held the Ministry of Law and Justice,Ministry of Communications and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. Prakash Javadekar was incharge of Forest Ministry, Information and Broadcasting Ministry and Heavy Industries Ministry. Apart from Health Ministry, Harsh Vardhan headed Ministry of Science and Technology […]
New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Stating that the BJP-led Central government started establishing Common Service Centres (CSCs) in 2017 and nearly 9 lakh people benefitted from 4 lakh such centers since then, the Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that the government is planning to provide legal advice to over 1 crore people via paralegal volunteers, CSC operators, and the panel of lawyers.
New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Chief Justice of India NV Ramana has written to Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requesting to strengthen the network and connectivity beyond major urban centres, particularly in rural and tribal areas, as he said the digital divide is adversely impacting the functioning of the Courts in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.
After Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad complained that Twitter had locked him out of his account because of a copyright violation complaint against him, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor too says he was locked out of his account. Replying to the minister’s tweet, Tharoor shared that his account was locked because the tweeted video included the copyrighted BoneyM song ‘Rasputin’. He added that his […]
New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): A short while after Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad claimed that he was denied accesss to his Twitter account for almost an hour, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he had also faced a similar situation.