India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said people in flood-hit Kashmir will get free telecom services for a week on BSNL network, and mobile networks have been substantially or partially restored in the valley, except Poonch.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from PTI) | Monday September 8, 2014
Large portions of Kashmir, including capital Srinagar, are completely cut off with the worst floods in 60 years reportedly causing damage to telecom infrastructure. Mobile carrier Airtel said networks of all operators have been "severely impacted."
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
The Centre yesterday defended the decision to appoint former Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam as the Governor of Kerala, saying there were precedents and that no effort had been made to compromise the judiciary.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday September 6, 2014
The Union Law Ministry has written to the Chief Justices of all high courts, asking them to expedite cases against sitting MLAs and MPs. Home Minister Rajnath Singh, too, is expected to write to chief ministers on the issue.
Thursday September 4, 2014
Mr Prasad, who today met Probationers of the 2013 batch of the Indian Postal Service here, said there is a need to expose young officers to the latest developments and emerging trends in the postal and logistics sectors.
India | NDTV.com | Thursday September 4, 2014
NDTV did an exclusive interview with Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on the 100 days of Narendra Modi government.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday September 1, 2014
States across India will soon hear from two heavyweights of the Modi Cabinet - Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad - asking them to expedite cases against serving MLAs and MPs.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 1, 2014
The central government will soon fill 25 percent of vacant posts in high courts across India as it has started getting proposals to reduce pendency of cases, Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Sunday.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday August 28, 2014
India already has a .in TLD, but that's for website names in the Roman (Latin) script.
Thursday August 28, 2014
In a relief to consumers, the Cabinet on Wednesday lifted the restriction of supply of only one subsidised cooking gas LPG cylinder to a household in a month, saying consumers can avail their quota of 12 bottles at any time of the year.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 1, 2014
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Friday met all state heads of PSU telecom firm BSNL.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said 363 towers under the project have already been set up for which subsidy will be given from the Universal Services Obligation Fund.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday August 14, 2014
Parliament today approved a new proposal that dramatically changes how judges are appointed. The proposal which was cleared by the Lok Sabha on Wednesday was approved by the Rajya Sabha today.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 11, 2014
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad made the announcement on Monday at Lok Sabha, adding the companies have refuted charges.
Monday August 11, 2014
The government has issued show cause notices to leading telecom companies - Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Aircel, Reliance Communications and Tata Teleservices - for under-reporting revenue while the companies have refuted the charges, the Parliament was i...
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 7, 2014
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has written to 26 parties for their views on the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
"Our policy on spectrum sharing, trading and allocation is transparent," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said in Lok Sabha.
Monday August 4, 2014
Government on Monday said it has earned a total revenue of about Rs 35,792 crore from telecom companies under various charges during the last three years.
Monday August 4, 2014
Mr Prasad said Rs 17,756.71 crore revenue was collected by the government as spectrum usage charge between 2011-14 while Rs 19,989.43 crore was generated through auction of spectrum between 2012-14.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 1, 2014
Minister of Communications and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad announced BSNL's earning figures in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha.