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Nitish has derailed Bihar, say two union ministers
Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state.Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was developing with a high growth ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Digital India: How Information Technology Can Augment Development
Ravi Shankar Prasad, who was appointed Minister of Communications and IT when the Modi government took office last year, will discuss the status of Digital India, the government's main e-governance initiative, and the scope for U.S.-India ...
 Center for Strategic and International Studies1 day ago
Parallel bridge soon at Patna: Ravi Shankar
National Cities HT Patna Newspapers MOTIHARI, May 28 -- Union minister for telecommunications, Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the Centre is contemplating to erect a parallel bridge with Gandhi Setu on Ganga to end the perennial jam and save ...
 HT Syndication2 days ago
Nitish should work and not worry about selfies: Ravi Shankar Prasad
PATNA: Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday slammed Bihar CM Nitish Kumar for his comments on PM Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him as well as Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to work for the ...
 Times of India2 days ago
The Telegraph
Selfie slugfest on development plank
Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised chief minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish is worried because ...
 The Telegraph2 days ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Source: News unlimited - 3 hours ago Cabinet recommends re-promulgation of land ordinance: Ravi Shankar Prasad 02:44 New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Union Cabinet for the third time recommended re-promulgation of the Land Acquisition Ordinance on ...
 NewsR.in5 hours ago
ABP Live
Nitish Kumar worried because people are not clicking selfies with him like they do with PM Modi: BJP
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Patna: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised ...
 ABP Live3 days ago
ABP Live
BJP hits back at Nitish Kumar for his Selfie Lead...
Patna: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". ...
 ABP Live3 days ago
PTI - PRASAD - Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
PRASAD - Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Patna, May 27 (PTI) Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister ...
 Namibia Press Agency3 days ago
Nitish has derailed Bihar, say union ministers
Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state. Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was developing with a ...
 The Echo Of India20 hours ago
Times of India
Telecom minister warns telecos against call drops
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has warned telcos that they may be penalized for call drops.
 Times of India5 days ago
Telecom companies may be penalised in case of call drops: Ravi Shankar Prasad
'Right of way and installation of BTS must be considered more favourably because our future lies in further penetration of mobile phones, networks and growth of mobile broadband.'' The government has ensured transparency in the functioning of the telecom ...
 Economic Times5 days ago
India TV
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to 'work for people'
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to 'work for people' New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, ...
 India TV3 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish Kumar, Arvind Kejriwal to work for people
Patna: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish Kumar ...
 Economic Times3 days ago
Telcom min asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish Kumar ...
 The Statesman3 days ago
Prasad Asks Nitish, Kejriwal to Work for People Instead of Criticising Modi's Selfies
PATNA: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish Kumar ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago
No job cut in transformation of Postal Dept: Prasad
There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured today. "I assure all employees that no one will lose their job during the transformation of Department of Post. ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
NDTV
Post Bank of India: All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the postal ...
 NDTV1 week ago
Post Bank of India All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 New Delhi News.Net1 week ago
Indian Postal System Being Revamped for Digital India: Telecom Minister
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being revamped on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra ...
 NDTV1 week ago
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Inaugurates First Postal ATM in Bihar
Patna : Union Minister for Information and Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad at Patna's General Post Office (GPO) on Saturday inaugurated Bihar's first postal Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) to improve banking facility at Read More...
 Patna Daily1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Patna, May 16: Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. Thanks to Prime ...
 Newshence.com2 weeks ago
5 Dariya News - English
Government Expects a Large Number of Call Centres to be set up in Smaller Towns too :Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that Expression of Interest (EOI) will be called for opening of Call Centres with 48,000 seats in various smaller cities of the country. While laying the ...
 5 Dariya News - English2 weeks ago
TeleAnalysis.com
First Year of Narendra Modi Government: DoT Achievements
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad The Department of Telecom (DoT) achievements in the first year of Narendra Modi government has been on infrastructure development, successful completion of spectrum auction and revival of BSNL and MTNL. On ...
 TeleAnalysis.com1 week ago
Centre plans 48,000 rural BPO jobs
Communications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said that the government has finalised a BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. “I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Union Minister for Communications & IT, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad says that Government Expects a Large Number of Call Centres to be set up in Smaller Towns too
The Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that Expression of Interest (EOI) will be called for opening of Call Centres with 48,000 seats in various smaller cities of the country. While laying the ...
 PIB2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad: Government has finalised BPO policy, approved 48,000 seats
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said once call centres become operational in smaller towns, the demand for IT-skilled people will increase and NIELIT can provide the skilled manpower. (PTI) Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
India is so big, telcos can co-exist with OTP players: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The minister also launched the Ficci-EY report titled Speeding Ahead on the Telecom and Digital Economy Highway. Reiterating that there must be no discrimination on internet services for the people of India, communications & IT minister, Ravi ...
 Express Computer India2 weeks ago
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Prasad
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday assured the telecom industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way.The hallmark will be good governance and "the road map will be ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad: Spectrum auctions to be done in a transparent way
Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Communications & IT, guaranteed industry that the auction of spectrum in the future would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way. The trademark will be good governance and the road map will be ...
 My Mobile2 weeks ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Patna: Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka. He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi. "The ...
 Sify1 week ago
Minister: Stamp on Emperor Ashok soon
Union communication and information technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Sunday that the department of posts and telecom (DOPT) would issue a “beautiful stamp” on Emperor Ashok
 Times of India1 week ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra ...
 The Statesman1 week ago
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to address Digital Bharat today
Digital House aims to maximise the impact of the discussion by collaborating across the digital economy sector and stakeholders. Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will address the Digital Bharat conference on Thursday at FICCI Federation ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago
Spectrum auctions to be done in timely, fair & transparent way: Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI:Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has assured the industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent manner. The hallmark will be good ...
 Indian Television2 weeks ago
The Freepress Journal
Government has finalized BPO policy for smaller towns: Ravi Shankar Prasad
— By | May 16, 2015 11:30 am New Delhi: Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the government has finalized the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) policy for smaller towns. It has also ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago
Working on a roadmap for revising national optical fibre network project: Ravi Shankar Prasad
(3 minutes ago) Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government is working on a roadmap for revising the national optical fibre network (NOFN) project. He had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday regarding this ambitious ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
Prasad says Govt okays 48,000 seats under BPO guidelines
inister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the Government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller towns, I have ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
:06 pm New Delhi, May 12 ( ANI ): Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday released the 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap' in the conference on 'Smart Infrastructure: Supporting Policies and ...
 Ani News2 weeks ago
Government approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalized BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller towns, I ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The policy aims to provide incentives to companies for setting up BPOs in small towns (Representational Image) Once call centres become operational in smaller towns, the demand for IT-skilled people will increase and NIELIT can provide the skilled manpower ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
All auctions of spectrum will be done in a timely, fair and transparent way through good governance: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Capital Market May 15, 2015 Last Updated at 13:23 IST Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Communications & IT, today assured industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way. The hallmark ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Small towns to get 48,000 seats under BPO policy
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller ...
 Millennium Post2 weeks ago
Cash in on e-commerce industry, Prasad tells India Post
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday asked India Post to cash in on the burgeoning e-commerce industry and approach new challenges with a positive mind to achieve targets in this sector."India Posts is best equipped to lead government ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurates E-Commerce Centre at Safdarjang
India Posts is best equipped to lead Government efforts to accelerate pace of economic growth in rural India. It has to be the lead- partner in the private sector’s keenness to reach rural India. Union Minister for Tele-communication and Information ...
 PIB2 weeks ago
Even Maoists Do Not Attack Post Offices For Fear of Losing Trust: Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support. "People of the country still trust the postal department.
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Govt launches dedicated e-commerce Centre in Delhi
Communication and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today launched a dedicated e-commerce Centre in New Delhi to cater the e-commerce business enterprises.Speaking on the occasion, Mr Prasad said, e-commerce business has grown up to 70 thousand crore rupees and ...
 News on Air2 weeks ago
eGovWatch: Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to address Digital Bharat
The Financial Express, US-India Business Council and Electronics India are supporting the conference. Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will address the Digital Bharat conference on Thursday at FICCI Federation House. The objectives of the ...
 Express Computer India2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National …
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday released the 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap' in the conference on 'Smart Infrastructure: Supporting Policies and Regulations for M2M ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support. NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Jagran Post
Centre committed to fundamental principles of net neutrality, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
New Delhi: Government promised to ensure "non-discriminatory access to internet" to all citizens as members cutting across party lines in Rajya Sabha slammed TRAI for its consultation paper that sparked off a debate over net-neutrality. ...
 Jagran Post3 weeks ago
IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in support of net neutrality
IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad came out strongly in favour ofnet neutralityon Tuesday saying blocking and deliberate slowing down or speeding up of lawful content on the Web should not be allowed. With over a million Internet users opposing ...
 Odisha Samaya3 weeks ago
Govt firmly in support of Net neutrality: Ravi Shankar Prasad
A file photo of Union minister of communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: A fortnight after the government and the opposition clashed over the issue in the lower house, Union minister ...
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago
Won't compromise on Net Neutrality, says Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
The NDA government will not compromise on net neutrality as long as it is in power, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. By Abantika Ghosh The minister was replying to a calling attention motion moved by ...
 Express Computer India3 weeks ago
Govt stands for equal Internet access to all, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to internet. "Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said in the ...
 India Today3 weeks ago
Government will take final decision on net neutrality: Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI: Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad reiterated his support for net neutrality, saying the government would be taking the final decision on the matter. "As far as the government is concerned, we have made our views very clear, we stand ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet."Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said in the ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago
Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to internet. Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country, Prasad said in the ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago
Firstpost.com
Govt supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to internet. Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country, Prasad said in the ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago
Government stand for non-discriminatory access to internet for all, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI: Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said the government stood for ensuring non-discriminatory access to internet. "Current debate on net neutrality should be seen from this perspective while resolving the issue ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Optical fibre cable network for Defence may face delays, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Govt said the optical fibre cable network for Defence Services is likely to face time overruns due to litigation in procurement and difficulties over optical cable contracts. NEW DELHI: The government today said the optical fibre cable (OFC) network for ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Parliamentary group meets Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to discuss BSNL issues
A group of parliamentarians cutting across parties met Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and telecom officials to discuss issues being faced by BSNL and the competition posed by private players.Parliamentarians who attended yesterday's meeting gave ...
 News on Air1 month ago
Officials asked to restore communication lines along Indo-Nepal border
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday tweeted that he has directed officials to take steps to restore communication lines along the Indo-Nepal border."I have directed officials to take steps to restore ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
Times of India
No proposal to monitor social media: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The government has said there is no proposal to monitor social media on the internet and it has not deputed any team to track it.
 Times of India1 month ago
NDTV
Department of Telecommunications to Meet Mobile Service Providers on Call Drop Issue: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the Department of Telecom (DoT) will soon call a meeting of all service providers to look into the problem of frequent call drops being faced by customers. "I have asked my officials to call a meeting of all ...
 NDTV1 month ago
Department of Telecom to soon meet service providers on call drop issue:Ravi Shankar Prasad
"I have asked my officials to call a meeting of all service providers regarding call drops faced by customers," Prasad told PTI. Operators will be asked to improve quality
 Economic Times1 month ago
First Post.com
Parliament Live: War of words between Rahul and Ravi Shankar Prasad over Net Neutrality
The Budget session of Parliament resumes today. Track live updates here. The post Parliament Live: War of words between Rahul and Ravi Shankar Prasad over Net Neutrality appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
DoT to soon meet telcos on call drop issue: Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the Department of Telecom (DoT) will soon call a meeting of all service providers to look into the problem of frequent call drops being faced by customers. "I have asked my officials to call a meeting ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
First Post.com
Parliament Live: Ravi Shankar Prasad spars with Rahul Gandhi over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha
The Budget session of Parliament resumes today. Track live updates here. The post Parliament Live: Ravi Shankar Prasad spars with Rahul Gandhi over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
First Post.com
Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha
The Budget session of Parliament resumes today. Track live updates here. The post Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
One India
Govt committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
New Delhi, April 22: Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government on Wednesday said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its "non-discriminatory availability". "As far as the issue of net neutrality is concerned, for ...
 One India1 month ago
Tech2
Net Neutrality debate: What do Rahul Gandhi and Ravi Shankar Prasad have to say?
With just a day to go before Trai’s deadline for comments by public on net neutrality ends, Rahul Gandhi, who has just returned from a long vacation, has taken to support net neutrality. The post Net Neutrality debate: What do Rahul Gandhi and Ravi Shankar ...
 Tech21 month ago
Times of India
Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over net neutrality in Lok Sabha
ality in Lok Sabha TNN | Apr 22, 2015, 12.55 PM IST NEW DELHI: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the Modi government of trying to give away internet space to corporates. Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Rahul Gandhi said that over one ...
 Times of India1 month ago
BPO policy for small towns soon: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
The government will soon finalise the policy that aims to encourage setting up of BPOs in small towns. NEW DELHI: The government will soon finalise the policy that aims to encourage setting up of BPOs in small towns. "We are very soon going to finalise policy ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Government committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
A major public uproar has been continuing for last few days in the country, especially on social media, alleging violation of net neutrality principle by platforms like Airtel Zero and Internet.org, where Facebook has partnered with Reliance Communications in ...
 DNA1 month ago
Rediff.com
BJP hits back at Cong, says 'govt is for poor, underprivileged'
Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government at the Centre is for the poor and underprivileged. "Modi is a leader, recognised worldwide. It is the government for the poor and the underprivileged," he said. “I thought after a couple of months of introspection, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will speak a new language," he added. Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Nalin Kohli ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
DoT to soon meet service providers on call drop issue:Prasad
NEW DELHI: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the Department of Telecom (DoT) will soon call a meeting of all service providers to look into the problem of frequent call drops being faced by customers. "I have asked my officials to call a meeting ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Tech2
Net Neutrality in India: What do Rahul Gandhi and Ravi Shankar Prasad have to say?
With just a day to go before Trai’s deadline for comments by public on net neutrality ends, Rahul Gandhi, who has just returned from a long vacation, has taken to support net neutrality. The post Net Neutrality in India: What do Rahul Gandhi and Ravi ...
 Tech21 month ago
First Post.com
Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi is lying, no pressure from corporates, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Budget session of Parliament resumes today. Track live updates here. The post Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi is lying, no pressure from corporates, says Ravi Shankar Prasad appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
First Post.com
Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi spars with Ravi Shankar Prasad over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha
The Budget session of Parliament resumes today. Track live updates here. The post Parliament Live: Rahul Gandhi spars with Ravi Shankar Prasad over Net Neutrality in Lok Sabha appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
Will address concerns of entrepreneurs, startups over net neutrality, assures Ravi Shankar Prasad
New Delhi: Even as the debate over free and equal access to the Internet continues, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday assured start ups and young Internet entrepreneurs that government will address their concerns. "I can assure that the young ...
 IBN Live1 month ago
Rediff.com
#Savetheinternet: Govt sets up expert panel to look into net neutrality
CNN IBN reports:  Even as the debate over free and equal access to the Internet continues, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured start ups and young Internet entrepreneurs that government will address their concerns. "I can assure that the young Internet entrepreneurs, the start-ups and all the creators, that the government stands by their concerns. I assure them that we will work towards a non-discriminatory net regime. Please have patience. Let's await the report," Prasad ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requests Apple to set up R&D facility in India
The Minister said though the US firm did not have a powerful presence in the country, it sold products worth $730 million here in 2013-14 fiscal. NEW DELHI: Communications and IT MinisterRavi Shankar Prasad today asked tech giant Apple to consider opening an ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
OrissaDiary
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik meets Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in Delhi
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, New Delhi: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik meets Union Information Technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in Delhi on Friday. '> Report by Odisha Diary bureau, New Delhi: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik meets Union Information Technology ...
 OrissaDiary1 month ago
Tech2
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad urges Apple to set up R&D facility in India
Hoping to rope in another big multinational technology company in the country in a big way, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on urged Apple to open a research and development (R&D) facility in India. The post IT Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 Tech21 month ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad's fracture and BJP's triumph in Bihar
Ravi Shankar Prasad, the union minister for communications and IT, has fractured his left arm in Bengaluru at the BJP national executive meet.  Prasad returned to Delhi for treatment after taking permission from BJP president Amit Shah and other senior leaders, but not before he jokingly said he saw it as a good omen. Prasad spoke about how when a firing took place in Patna 10 years ago, he had to get his left arm bandaged and that was when the BJP-JDU government was formed.Now, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Times of India
Ravi Shankar Prasad urges telecom companies to pay 25 per cent of bid amount in 10 days
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has urged telcos to cough up the nearlyRs 29,000 crore initial payment due from the spectrum auctions by March end as it tries to rein in its fiscal deficit, a request which is unlikely to be met by operators reeling from ...
 Times of India2 months ago
Rediff.com
'Spectrum bids won't result in high call rates'
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday ruled out an increase in the telecom call rates because of the record auction bid for spectrum services that received offers of Rs.1.09 lakh crore. "I am seeing a huge campaign that mobile rates will go up. A person very familiar with telecom industry has given me analysis. The spectrum will be with operators for 20 years. "As per the analysis, the yearly load on telecom operators is going to be about Rs 5,300 crore...and 1.3 paise per minute ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Wokshop of States on Bharatnet - National Fibre Optics Network
New Delhi, 29 May 2015: Wokshop of States on Bharatnet - National Fibre Optics Network on May 29 2015 at New Delhi Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has appealed the Centre to introduce the Satellite model for boosting communications and digital ...
 E Pao17 hours ago
States asked to submit report on BharatNet in 15 days
State governments have been asked to give a report on BharatNet, erstwhile National Optical Fibre Network, within 15 days. Addressing a meeting of State IT ministers and secretaries here on Friday, the Union Minister for Communications and ...
 Hindu Business Line1 day ago
NDTV
Nitish Kumar's 'Selfie' Dig at PM on NDTV.Com Draws Strong BJP Rebuke
File photo: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised selfless leadership but delivered selfie leadership, wrote Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in a column yesterday on ndtv.com . The BJP has noticed.
 NDTV3 days ago
Livemint.com
Congress trades report cards with Modi govt
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday admitted to not having enough mandate to go through with some of its core ideological issues — building a Ram temple in Ayodhya, repealing Article 370 ...
 Livemint.com3 days ago
Media Nama
DeITY wants all government organizations to develop open APIs
The department of electronics and information technology (DeitY) is looking to frame a policy ( pdf ) for adopting and developing open application programming interfaces (APIs) in government organizationsto promote software interoperability for all ...
 Media Nama3 days ago
People's expectations high, more to be done, says Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday led his government and party's celebrations to mark the completion of one year of the National Democratic Alliance government with a letter to the people. He listed how his government has achieved a ...
 Business Standard India3 days ago
BJP starts birthday bash
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's completion of one year in office on Tuesday was marked with the ruling dispensation launching a massive outreach programme across the country. As part of Jana Kalyan Parva between May 26 and May 31, BJP president ...
 Hindu Business Line4 days ago
No place for middlemen, lobbyists now: Modi
Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Hema Malini, BJP MP from Mathura and others during Jan Kalyan Sabha at Deen Dayal Dham, Farah, Mathura, on Monday. Photo: Sandeep Saxena TOPICS NDA government has ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
Govt may punish telcos in case of call drops: Prasad
The government has ensured transparency in the functioning of the telecom department in the one year that it has been in power, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. Speaking to Anandita Singh Mankotia and Romit Guha, the minister said more ...
 Economic Times5 days ago
Times of India
Telecom minister warns telcos against call drops
The government has ensured transparency in the functioning of the telecom department in the one year that it has been in power, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. The minister said more industry-friendly steps such as spectrum sharing and ...
 Times of India5 days ago
200 rallies to mark 1 year of govt.
Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu The BJP will celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's one year in office with a week-long campaign called Jan Kalyan Parv or People's Welfare Festival aimed at countering a flood of charges that ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
Indian Express
One year of Narendra Modi-led government: Ministry Meter
. Narendra Modi at Madison Square Garden during his visit to the United States. By: Maneesh Chhibber, Shubhajit Roy, Pradeep Kaushal, Pranav Kulkarni, Avishek G Dastidar, Vijaita Singh and Manoj C G In the concluding part of this series, The ...
 Indian Express5 days ago
National optical fibre network under Govt eagle eye
NEW DELHI: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister ...
 Economic Times3 days ago
Times of India
Govt to discuss national optical fibre network project with states
NEW DELHI: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister ...
 Times of India6 days ago
Telecom min asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Patna, May 27 (PTI) Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". ...
 Press Trust of India3 days ago
To push NOFN, Centre calls states meet on May 29
New Delhi, May 24 (PTI) The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. ...
 Press Trust of India6 days ago
NDTV Profit
Post Offices to Turn Into Banks? Here's All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 NDTV Profit1 week ago
Rural Broadband Project: Centre Calls States Meet On May 29
The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi ...
 Communications Today5 days ago
Varanasi: A pause in eternity
A year in the life of Varanasi, the prime ministerial constituency 1 YEAR OF MODI It is 5.30 in the morning and thousands have gathered at Assi Ghat in Varanasi. Shlokas ring in the air as pundits offer morning ritual aarti to the waters of ...
 Open1 week ago
NDTV
Centre to Discuss National Optical Fibre Project With States on Friday
The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 NDTV5 days ago
Economic Times
Government to discuss national optical fibre network project with states
NEW DELHI: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister ...
 Economic Times5 days ago
Digital India: Centre calls states meet on May 29 to push NOFN
NEW DELHI: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 Economic Times6 days ago
Net Neutrality: Government promises 'non-discriminatory' access to Internet
"Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to internet for all citizens of the country.... It is committed to the fundamental principles and concept of net neutrality, keeping the internet accessible and available to all without ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago
Net neutrality: Parl panel to hold meet today, telecom biggies to attend
Thursday, 21 May 2015 | PNS | NEW DELHI A Parliamentary Committee will hold a meeting on the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday and officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to participate and ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago
Modi government plans media blitz on completing one year in office
NEW DELHI: As the Narendra Modi government completes one year in office, an extensive media blitz is planned across the country to highlight achievements on both economic and social front since May last year. As per the plan, all the ministers ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Net Neutrality: Parliamentary Committee to Discuss Issue on May 21
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament ...
 Outlook India1 week ago
Parl Committee to discuss net neutrality issue tomorrow
New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago
Government plans 21 press meets, talkathon
Besides Jaitley, the interactions in Delhi will also be addressed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh , External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj , Coal Minister Piyush Goyal, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh. ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
NDTV Profit
Post Bank of India: Here's All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 NDTV Profit1 week ago
NIELIT lays foundation stone of its headquarters
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. National Hindustan Times Newspapers New Delhi, May 19 -- National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) laid the foundation stone of ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago
NIELIT targets training 55 lakh students in ICT for jobs, ESDM and Digital Marketing courses in 4-5 years
Lays foundation stone of headquarters in a move towards better self-sustainability - Launch ofToll Freehelpline 1800-11-65-11 for NIELIT students, unveiling of Digital Marketing Information Booklet and Tree Plantation on the occasion - Hon'ble Union Minister ...
 India PRwire1 week ago
Parliamentary Committee to Examine Net Neutrality Issue Today
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will ...
 Communications Today1 week ago
Finally, Parliament to take up Net neutrality issue today
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality today at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will ...
 Siasat Daily1 week ago
Parliamentary committee to discuss net neutrality today
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will ...
 India Today1 week ago
Livemint.com
Parliament panel to discuss Net neutrality issue on Thursday
The government, while insisting that no decision has been taken on the Trai consultation paper, has promised to ensure non-discriminatory access to Internet to all citizens. Photo: Vipin Kumar/HT New Delhi: A parliamentary committee will discuss ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
Parliament Committee to discuss net neutrality issue tomorrow
IST | Updated on: 6:13 pm,May 20 May 2015 IST New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected ...
 IBNLive India News1 week ago
One year of Narendra Modi: Government, opposition upping the ante
Modi will address a rally in a village near Mathura on May 25 on the eve of the completion of the first year in office Uday Mohite dna With Opposition Congress and its vice-president Rahul Gandhi upping an ante against the Prime Minister ...
 DNA India1 week ago
NIELIT to make 55 lakh students ready for ICT jobs
To make success of the National Digital Literacy Mission and Digital India Campaign of the Government of India, the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), a body with the Department of Electronics and Information ...
 EGov Online1 week ago
Big Party Plans for First Birthday of Modi Rule
NEW DELHI:Over a year ago, the BJP coined catchy slogans like Abki Baar, Modi Sarkar (this time, Modi government) to hardsell Narendra Modi to voters as prime minister. Now, with the government completing its first year in office, it's once again ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
31 post offices linked to core banking
Patna: Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday linked Patna General Post Office (GPO) and 30 other Head Post Offices (HPO), including Bankipore Head Post Office here, in the state with core ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
'Postal system being developed on …
Patna, May 16 (IANS) Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
NIELIT Announces Plan to Train 55 Lakh Students for Jobs
Highlighting the importance of skill development in making a success of the National Digital Literacy Mission and Digital India Campaign of the Government of India, the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), a body ...
 Digital Terminal1 week ago
New BPO era to begun: Government approves 48K seats to broaden industry
Focusing on broadening BPO industry across the country and hence, generating a lot more jobs even in the not-so-developed cities, the government has finalised the BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres ...
 ITvoir.com2 weeks ago
NIELIT sets target of training 55 lakh students in ICT
Government laid the foundation of National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) at Dwarka on Thursday. It highlighted the importance of skill development in making National Digital Literacy Mission and Digital India Campaign ...
 Millennium Post2 weeks ago
BPO policy for smaller towns finalised: Prasad
Posted by: Elets News Network (ENN) Posted on: May 15, 2015 Posted in: News Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns. The government has approved 48,000 ...
 EGov Online2 weeks ago
'Saal ek, shuruat anek' to be the tagline for anniversary celebrations of Modi government
NEW DELHI: With the NDA government about to complete a year in office, it seems time for mutual appreciation for Team Modi. If the Prime Minister was all praise for foreign minister Sushma Swaraj and her deputy V K Singh for the way they ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
NIELIT To Train 55 Lakh Students, Lays Foundation Stone For Headquarters At Dwarka
Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad was present on the occasion With an aim to train 5.5 million students in information and communication technology (ICT), electronic system design and manufacturing and ...
 EFYTimes.com2 weeks ago
Govt has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns: Telecom Minister
(5 minutes ago) In a move to enhance the development in small towns, the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. This was disclosed by Telecom Minister ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
NIELIT Targets Training 55 Lakh ...
Highlighting the importance of skill development in making a success of the National Digital Literacy Mission and Digital India Campaign of the Government of India, the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), a body ...
 EFYTimes.com2 weeks ago
NIELIT plans to train 55 lakh students in next 4-5 years
Keeping in line with the government's thrust on the Digital India campaign, the National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT) has set an ambitious target of training 55 lakh students in the next four to five years. The ...
 Nagaland Post2 weeks ago
Modi@One: 'Saal Ek, Shuruat Anek'
New Delhi: The BJP held a major meeting in their headquarters in New Delhi, where they discussed and finalized plans for grand celebrations as the 'Ab Ki Bar, Modi Sarkar' reached its one year anniversary. Union Ministers like Arun Jaitley, Sushma ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Times of India
Tarun Vijay terms net neutrality struggle as Gandhi's second Salt Satyagraha
Tarun Vijay, BJP MP from Uttarakhand, on Tuesday termed struggle to protect Net Neutrality as Gandhi's second salt satyagraha and asked Union minister for communication Ravi Shankar Prasad to make India first country legislating a strong internet bill for ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Govt committed to fundamental principles & concept of Net Neutrality
The Government is committed to the fundamental principles and concept of Net Neutrality by keeping the Internet accessible and available to all without discrimination.Minister of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said blocking and ...
 News on Air3 weeks ago
IT, electronics can create win-win situation for India, Japan
Indian IT businesses and Japanese electronic manufacturing industries can create win-win situations among them, an Indian-Japanese ministerial joint statement said here on Thursday.Ravi Shankar Prasad, India's minister of communications and information ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago
Centre committed to non-discriminatory internet access for all: Telecom Minister
"Government notes with assurance the growth of internet in India and wide platform it has offered for innovation and creativity. Government strives for non-discriminatory access to internet for all citizens of the country," Communication and IT Minister Ravi ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
BSNL officials meeting MPs to discuss co's performance
NEW DELHI: Officials of Bharat Sanchar Nigam will hold a series of interactions with members of Parliament to apprise them of the state-run telecom operator's performance and to receive feedback from the representatives of people from across the country. This ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Mobile, landline network now working in Bihar: R S Prasad
Union Minister of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said the landline and mobile networks are now working in Bihar, where at least 23 people have died due to quake tremors. "I talked to the MD of BSNL, the Telecom ...
 Sify1 month ago
Nitish Kumar praises PM Modi for 'very quick' response to Nor'wester storm
"I want to thank the honourable Prime Minister and the honourable Home Minister for their assurance to provide help to the disaster hit Bihar. "Central government's response was very quick. We are thankful to them," he said in presence of Home Minister ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
BPO policy for small towns soon: Prasad
government will soon finalise the policy that aims to encourage setting up of BPOs in small towns. "We are very soon going to finalise policy for BPOs in small towns of India," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said at an industry event here. He was ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi, Prasad spar over net neutrality
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the government of floating a "trial balloon" on net neutrality even as Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said his regime was in favour of free and fair access to the World Wide Web.In ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
New scheme to fund electronics companies developing new technologies
The Electronics Development Fund (EDF) would fund companies for developing new technologies and Expression of Interest is being floated to select the financial institution for this purpose, Telecom and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said during question ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
Net neutrality issue: Rahul Gandhi has not done any homework, says RS Prasad
Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for not doing his homework well on the issue of net neutrality."Under UPA regime, Rahul Gandhi then also did not do his homework, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi Wants A Debate On Net Neutrality In The Lok Sabha
The raging debate for Net Neutrality in India has received further support, this time from Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, who has pitched for a debate on the topic in the Lok Sabha. According to a TOI report, Gandhi on Wednesday gave a notice for the ...
 Pluggd in1 month ago
NDTV
'Please Change the Law or Write a New Law on Net Neutrality,' Rahul Gandhi Tells Gvernment in Lok Sabha
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today addressed the Lok Sabha today on the issue of net neutrality. His comments drew a strong response from Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. Here are the highlights of Rahul Gandhi's speech:I want to talk about the ...
 NDTV1 month ago
Govt. will strive to ensure non-discriminatory availability of internet: R S Prasad
Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that the Centre is serious about the net neutrality issue and will strive to ensure the non-discriminatory availability of internet to the public."The ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Rediff.com
Rahul Gandhi's second intervention in two days in LS
Rahul Gandhi speaks in Lok Sabha, for the second time in two days, on net neutrality.    He begins by saying that Obama praised Narendra Modi, before moving on to net neutrality. "It's a complicated term, and our youth should have free internet. The government plans to sell off internet and hand it over to the corporates.    "People are demanding on FB, everywhere, they are in support of free internet, but this government wants to carve it out to corporates,' he said, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Money Today
'Govt committed to equal access to Internet for all'
PTI New Delhi Last Updated: April 22, 2015 | 17:47 IST Photo: Reuters Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government today said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its non-discriminatory availability. "As far as the issue of ...
 Money Today1 month ago
Rediff.com
Net neutrality: Flipkart pulls out of Airtel Zero
Amid a raging debate over equal Internet access for all, online marketplace Flipkart on Tuesday said it will walk away from ongoing discussions with telecom service provider Airtel for their platform 'Airtel Zero'. "We will be walking away from the ongoing discussions with Airtel for their platform Airtel Zero. We will be committing ourselves to the larger cause of net neutrality in India," a company spokesperson said. "We will be working towards ensuring that the spirit of net neutrality is ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Govt panel looking into Internet neutrality
The panel, set up in January, will submit a report on the matter by the second week of May Calling for 'non-discriminatory' Internet access in the country, the government on Monday said an independent committee set up by it was looking into the issue of net neutrality. The committee, comprising six officials from the department of telecommunications and set up in January, has been asked to expedite consultations on the issue and will submit a report by the second week of May. Perhaps, the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Net neutrality debate: Expert panel report by mid-May
Amid a raging debate over equal Internet access, the government today said an expert panel is looking into net neutrality issues and a report is expected by mid-May even as anti-trust watchdog CCI might launch a probe into the matter. As telecom operators, start-ups, politicians and film stars join the debate, social media is abuzz with diverse opinions over net neutrality. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said an expert panel set up by him back in January would submit its report ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Govt mulls scheme to promote BPOs across India
The government is in the process of finalising a policy to promote BPO activities in the country after implementing a scheme to incentivise these operations in the Northeast, claiming it would be a "game changer". A policy on Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) operations in the country "is in the final stages of finalisation," Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said in reply to a supplementary during Question Hour in Rajya Sabha. "The proposed scheme would lay down the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details. "We shall find out details and then investigation ...
 Siasat Daily5 hours ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details.
 DNA6 hours ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: R.S. Prasad
New Delhi, May 30 -- Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details. "We shall find out details ...
 HT Syndication7 hours ago
Nitish has derailed Bihar, say two union ministers
Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state.Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was developing with a high ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 day ago
Nitish has derailed Bihar, say two union ministers
Patna, May 28 (IANS) Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was ...
 Chennai Online1 day ago
Nitish Kumar has derailed Bihar, say union ministers
Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was developing with a high growth ...
 Zee News2 days ago
Nitish has derailed Bihar, say two union ministers
Patna, May 28 (IANS) Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was ...
 Yahoo! India2 days ago
Nitish should work and not worry about selfies: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday slammed Bihar CM Nitish Kumar for his comments on PM Narendra Modi’s selfies and advised him as well as Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to work for the people.
 Times of India2 days ago
Nitish should work and not worry about selfies: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Aayush kumar RT @TOIIndiaNews : http://t.co/Miu2gS1Xi1 2 minutes ago AK Nitish should work and not worry about selfies: Ravi Shankar Prasad http://t.co/rhiJn3FwRz 2 minutes ago Ram Kumar B Nitish should work and not worry about selfies: Ravi ...
 NewsR.in2 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad Asks Nitish, Kejriwal to 'Work for People'
Even after a year of the BJP government, acche din remain elusive for the minorities in Maharashtra. India's Looney Brigade A mapping of how Hindutva went from fiery to fireball in the last two years Twists And Turns In The India-China Border Saga It would be ...
 Outlook3 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Outlook Magazine Ravi Shankar Prasad Asks Nitish, Kejriwal to 'Work for People' | http://t.co/4o79jOR2Oh | Outlook Wires 12 minutes ago Rishabh Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people - Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people ...
 NewsR.in3 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Wednesday criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish Kumar is worried ...
 Zee News3 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish Kumar, Arvind Kejriwal to work for people
Prasad's sharp comments came as a reaction to Nitish critisicing PM Modi and his penchant for selfies; he also attacked Kejriwal on his fight with the LG. Patna: Union MinisterRavi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief MinisterNitish Kumar for his ...
 Economic Times3 days ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Nitish Kumar, Kejriwal to work for people
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". "Nitish Kumar is worried because ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
State Times
Telcom min asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Patna: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal “to work for the people”.
 State Times3 days ago
No job cut in transformation of Postal Department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI: There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured today. "I assure all employees that no one will lose their job during the transformation of ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
No job cut in transformation of Postal Department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured today. NEW DELHI: There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Post Bank of India All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 Bombay News.Net1 week ago
Post Bank of India All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 Calcutta News.Net1 week ago
Post Bank of India All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 Mumbai News.Net1 week ago
IBN Live
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi. "The government would soon release a postal stamp in the honour of emperor Ashoka," Prasad said at a function organised by Bharatiya Janata Party to celebrate ...
 IBN Live1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka. He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi. ...
 NetIndia123.com1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka.He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi."The ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
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 NewsR.in1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Patna, May 17 (IANS) Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka.
 News Chennai Online1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka. He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi. "The government ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka.He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in Patna and Delhi."The government ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that thepostal systemwas being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not singleemployee would lose his job as a consequence. Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra ...
 NewsR.in1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence."Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 week ago
First Year of Narendra Modi Government: Department of IT Achievements
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad In the first year of Narendra Modi government, department of IT focused on Digital India, Make in India, National Supercomputing Mission and Cyber Security. Digital India, an ambitious program of Narendra ...
 TeleAnalysis.com1 week ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision, ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra ...
 NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence."Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision, ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
Patna, May 16 (IANS): Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence. "Thanks to Prime ...
 Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad
15|http://www.nerve.in/news:2535002468031|channel:India " The government would soon release a postal stamp in the honour of emperor Ashoka, Prasad said at a function organised by Bharatiya Janata Party here to celebrate birth anniversary of Ashoka, believed ...
 Nerve1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as
 New Delhi News.Net1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as
 Bombay News.Net1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as
 Calcutta News.Net1 week ago
Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India
Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as
 Mumbai News.Net1 week ago
Centre plans 48,000 rural BPO jobs
New Delhi: Communications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said that the government has finalised a BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. I have finalised a policy for call ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
Centre plans 48,000 rural BPO jobs
Communications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said that the government has finalised a BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. “I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The policy aims to provide incentives to companies for setting up BPOs in small towns (Representational Image) Once call centres become operational in smaller towns, the demand for IT-skilled people will increase and NIELIT can provide the skilled manpower ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Government approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country.
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Prasad Read Full story of ' Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Prasad ' at newkerala.com. newKerala.com 20 hours ago - World Modi govt will be known for information superhighways: Ravi ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
Hawkindia.com
Government approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
New Delhi: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday, said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. I have finalised a policy for call centres in ...
 Hawkindia.com2 weeks ago
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Prasad
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday assured the telecom industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way. The hallmark will be good governance and "the road map will be ...
 SME Times2 weeks ago
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday assured the telecom industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way.The hallmark will be good governance and "the road ...
 5 Dariya News - English2 weeks ago
Telecom spectrum auctions to be free and fair: Prasad
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday assured the telecom industry that the auction of spectrum in the future too would be conducted in a timely, fair and transparent way. The hallmark will be good governance and "the road map will be ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
State Times
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
New Delhi: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. “I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller ...
 State Times2 weeks ago
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to Address Digital Bharat Today
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will address the Digital Bharat conference on Thursday at FICCI Federation House. The objectives of the conference include the acceleration of investments by enabling a faster buildout of India's digital ...
 Communications Today2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday released the 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap' in the conference on 'Smart Infrastructure: Supporting Policies and Regulations for M2M Communications'. ...
 Siasat Daily2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. National Real Estate & Construction Asian News International Newswire New Delhi, May 12 -- Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ravi ...
 HT Syndication2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
Union Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday released the 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap' in the conference on 'Smart Infrastructure: Supporting Policies and Regulations for M2M Communications'. Anticipating the ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
Telecom ministry to clear MTNL dues, says Shiv Sena MP In what can be termed as good news for the ailing MTNL, Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant from south Mumbai said on Saturday that the ministry of communications and... DNA 3 days ago - Front Page ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar releases 'National Telecom M2M Roadmap'
om M2M Roadmap' in the conference on 'Smart Infrastructure Anticipating the promising potential of M2M, DoT has come up with this roadmap, which will serve as a single reference document for all the M2M stake holders in India. It is first of its kind ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support. NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support. "People of the country still trust the postal ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Cash in on e-commerce industry, Prasad tells India Post
Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday asked India Post to cash in on the burgeoning e-commerce industry and approach new challenges with a positive mind to achieve targets in this sector. "India Posts is best equipped to lead government ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurates E-Commerce Centre at Safdarjang
Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurates E-Commerce Centre at Safdarjang Delhi May 11, 2015 Last Updated at 18:20 IST Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurates E-Commerce Centre at Safdarjang India Posts is best equipped to lead Government efforts to accelerate pace of economic ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Cash in on e-commerce industry, Prasad tells India Post
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday asked India Post to cash in on the burgeoning e-commerce industry and approach new challenges with a positive mind to achieve targets in this sector.
 News Chennai Online2 weeks ago
Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurates E-Commerce Centre at Safdarjang
India Posts is best equipped to lead Government efforts to accelerate pace of economic growth in rural India. It has to be the lead- partner in the private sector's keenness to reach rural India. Union Minister for Tele-communication and Information ...
 5 Dariya News - English2 weeks ago
Govt launches dedicated e-commerce Centre in Delhi
Communication and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today launched a dedicated e-commerce Centre in New Delhi to cater the e-commerce business enterprises.
 News on Air2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad, Telecom Minister
The Minister suggested that India Post should strive to become the largest player in the e-commerce segment. NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom MinisterRavi Shankar Prasad today claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad, Telecom Minister
NEW DELHI: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support. "People of the country still trust the postal ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Ravi Shankar Prasad
"People of the country still trust the postal department. I want to tell you a very sensitive thing... there is so much of Maoist violence, but still, the attacks on post is low because they (Maoists) also know that if they try to attack it, the people will ...
 Jagran Post2 weeks ago
Times of India
Government will take final decision on net neutrality: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad reiterated his support for net neutrality, saying the government would be taking the final decision on the matter.
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Government will take final decision on net neutrality: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad reiterated his support for net neutrality, saying the
 INooz3 weeks ago
Govt firmly in support of Net neutrality: Ravi Shankar Prasad
New Delhi: A fortnight after the government and the opposition clashed over the issue in the lower house, Union minister of communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad assured the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that the government was ...
 Telecom Live.in3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet. "Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said in the ...
 Zee News3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet."Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said ...
 5 Dariya News - English3 weeks ago
Tech2
Govt supports non-discriminatory access to Internet, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to internet. Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country, Prasad said in the Rajya Sabha, as a ...
 Tech23 weeks ago
Times of India
Government supports non-discriminatory access to internet: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to internet.
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister
elecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet. "Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said in the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet. "Government stands for ensuring non-discriminatory access to Internet for all citizens of the country," Prasad said in the ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to internet: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government stands for ensuring
 INooz3 weeks ago
Officials asked to restore communication lines along Indo-Nepal border
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday tweeted that he has directed officials to take steps to restore communication lines along the Indo-Nepal border.
 News Chennai Online1 month ago
Officials asked to restore communication lines along Indo-Nepal border
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday tweeted that he has directed officials to take steps to restore communication lines along the Indo-Nepal border. "I have directed officials to take steps to restore ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
BPO policy for small towns soon: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
The government will soon finalise the policy that aims to encourage setting up of BPOs in small towns. NEW DELHI: The government will soon finalise the policy that aims to encourage setting up of BPOs in small towns. "We are very soon going to finalise policy ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Times of India
Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over net neutrality in Lok Sabha
ality in Lok Sabha TNN | Apr 22, 2015, 12.55 PM IST NEW DELHI: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the Modi government of trying to give away internet space to corporates. Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Rahul Gandhi said that over one ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Govt committed to equal access to internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
A major public uproar has been continuing for last few days in the country, especially on social media, alleging violation of net neutrality principle by platforms like Airtel Zero and Internet.org, where Facebook has partnered with Reliance Communications in ...
 India Today1 month ago
NDTV
Government Committed to Equal Access to Internet for All, Says Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
and my government will strive to ensure a non-discriminatory availability of Internet for the people of India, particularly the young people," Mr Prasad told reporters in Delhi. Net neutrality calls for equal treatment to all Internet traffic with no priority ...
 NDTV1 month ago
Tech2
DoT to soon meet telcos on call drop issue: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the Department of Telecom (DoT) will soon call a meeting of all service providers to look into the problem of frequent call drops being faced by customers. The post DoT to soon meet telcos on call drop issue: ...
 Tech21 month ago
Government committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. (Photo: Screengrab) Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government on Wednesday said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its "non-discriminatory ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Government committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
A major public uproar has been continuing for last few days in the country, especially on social media. NEW DELHI: Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government today said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Government committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. (Photo: Screengrab) Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government on Wednesday said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its "non-discriminatory ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Times of India
Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over net neutrality in Lok Sabha
"The Modi government is trying to carve out the net and hand it over to the corporates," Rahul Gandhi said.
 Times of India1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi, Ravi Shankar Prasad spar over net neutrality
In his second intervention in the Lok Sabha since his return from a 56-day sabbatical, Gandhi raised the issue of net neutrality and said "Every youth should have a right to the net.But the government is trying to hand over the internet to some corporates.
 Jagran Post1 month ago
One India
Govt committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
New Delhi, April 22: Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government on Wednesday said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its "non-discriminatory availability". "As far as the issue of net neutrality is concerned, for ...
 One India1 month ago
Government committed to equal access to Internet for all: Ravi Shankar Prasad
"As far as the issue of net neutrality is concerned, for Internet expansion in India, the young people of the country have done a commendable job and my government will strive to ensure a non-discriminatory availability of Internet for the people of India, ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad bats for net neutrality; final decision to be taken by the DoT
Ravi Shankar Prasad said the common man should be able to access internet without discrimination and declared that the final decision on the neutrality issue will be taken by DoT. NEW DELHI: The government on Monday backed an open Internet, as Telecom ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad bats for net neutrality; final decision to be taken by the DoT
Ravi Shankar Prasad said the common man should be able to access internet without discrimination and declared that the final decision on the neutrality issue will be taken by DoT. NEW DELHI: The government on Monday backed an open Internet, as Telecom ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
First Post.com
IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requests Apple to set up R&D facility in India
"Apple is a very effective brand in India and personally I requested them to consider opening a good R&D centre in India," Prasad said after the meeting. The post IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requests Apple to set up R&D facility in India ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requests Apple to set up R&D facility in India
NEW DELHI: Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has asked Apple Inc to set up a research & development facility in India, even as the iconic brand increases focus on the country. In a meeting with Apple's regulatory head for Europe, Middle East, ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asks operators to improve quality of service
TRAI has given its recommendation on spectrum sharing and trading which will be considered by Telecom Commission before it becomes a law New Delhi: Warning private mobile operators against any deterioration in quality of service, said Telecom Minister Ravi ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asks operators to improve quality of service
TRAI has given its recommendation on spectrum sharing and trading which will be considered by Telecom Commission before it becomes a law New Delhi: Warning private mobile operators against any deterioration in quality of service, said Telecom Minister Ravi ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: R.S. Prasad
May 30, 3:55 pm New Delhi, May 30 ( ANI ): Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all ...
 Ani News8 hours ago
Sify
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: R.S. Prasad
Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details. "We shall find out details and then investigation shall be ...
 Sify7 hours ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand flood scam: R.S. Prasad
ion Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details. "We shall find out details and then investigation shall be ...
 Business Standard7 hours ago
Centre will seek details of Uttarakhand …
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the Centre would initiate an inquiry into the Uttrakhand flood scam after getting all details. "We shall find out ...
 Yahoo! India8 hours ago
Nitish has derailed Bihar, say two union ministers
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying he has derailed the development process in the state. Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said Bihar was developing with a high growth rate when the Bharatiya Janata Party was a partner in the government in alliance with ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Telcom min asks Nitish, Kejriwal to work for people
Patna, May 27 (PTI) Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today criticised Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's selfies and advised him, as well as, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal "to work for the people". ...
 Press Trust of India3 days ago
Telecom minister warns telcos against call drops
The government has ensured transparency in the functioning of the telecom department in the one year that it has been in power, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar
 Telecom Live.in4 days ago
NDTV Profit
Post Bank of India: All You Need To Know
Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the proposed Post Bank of India will be a "game changer". It will take financial inclusion to a new level, he said while addressing the heads of circles of the ...
 NDTV Profit1 week ago
EGov Online
Govt to discuss national optical fibre network project with states
Posted by: Elets News Network (ENN) Posted on: May 25, 2015 Posted in: News The Centre will discuss the national optical fibre network project (NOFN) with the states, seeking ngtheir greater participation in the ...
 EGov Online5 days ago
To push NOFN, Centre calls states meet on May 29
NEW DELHI, May 24: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom ...
 Daily Excelsior.com5 days ago
Rural broadband project: Centre calls states meet on May 29
The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 Hindu Business Line6 days ago
Times of India
Government to discuss national optical fibre network project with states
NEW DELHI: The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister ...
 Times of India6 days ago
To push NOFN, Centre calls states meet on May 29
The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network (NOFN) project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 The Financial Chronicle6 days ago
To push NOFN, Centre calls states meet on May 29
The Centre will discuss with the states on May 29 the national optical fibre network (NOFN) project as it seeks their greater participation in the ambitious plan that aims to provide broadband connectivity to all panchayats. Telecom Minister Ravi ...
 Smart Investor6 days ago
Moneycontrol.com
No job cut in transformation of Postal Dept: Comm IT Min
The DoP has plans to set up Post Bank of India under payments bank licence. The Reserve Bank of India has already issued licensing norms for niche banks - payments banks and small banks. T here will be no job losses during transformation of ...
 Moneycontrol.com1 week ago
No job cut in transformation of Postal Department: Prasad
NEW DELHI: There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured today. "I assure all employees that no one will lose their job during the transformation of Department of Post.
 Economic Times1 week ago
No job cut in transformation of Postal Dept: Prasad
Pic Courtesy: - New Delhi: There will be no job losses during transformation of the Department of Posts, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad assured Friday. "I assure all employees that no one will lose their job during the ...
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago
Parliamentary Committee to discuss net neutrality issue today
New Delhi : A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will examine the ...
 Topnews.in1 week ago
Rediff.com
Parliamentary committee to discuss net neutrality issue today
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will examine the issue over which there has been an uproar for some time, with even MPs voicing concern in Parliament during the just-concluded Budget session. During the meeting, officials of Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to make their views ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
NDTV
Parliamentary Committee to Discuss Net Neutrality on Thursday
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament ...
 NDTV1 week ago
NDTV
Parliamentary Committee to Discuss Net Neutrality Issue Today
New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality today at a meeting where officials of telecom companies are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will examine the issue ...
 NDTV1 week ago
Parliamentary Committee to discuss net neutrality issue today
New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will examine the ...
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago
Manorama Online
Parl Committee to discuss net neutrality issue
New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of ...
 Manorama Online1 week ago
Modi government plans media blitz on completing one year in office
As the Narendra Modi government completes one year in office, an extensive media blitz is planned across the country to highlight achievements on both economic and social front since May last year. As the Narendra Modi government ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Postal stamp on emperor Ashoka soon: …
Patna, May 17 (IANS) Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor Ashoka. He also said he would also pursue the installation of a big statue of Ashoka in ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago
Parliamentary committee to discuss net-neutrality issue on Thursday
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of ...
 VC Circle1 week ago
Techcircle.in
Parliamentary committee to discuss net-neutrality issue on Thursday
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of ...
 Techcircle.in1 week ago
Parliamentary Committee to discuss net neutrality issue on Thursday
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. File image AFP A Parliamentary ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Parl Committee to discuss Net Neutrality issue tomorrow
New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of ...
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago
Parliamentary Committee to discuss net neutrality issue tomorrow
NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Parl Committee to discuss net neutrality tomorrow
New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality tomorrow at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago
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Government plans 21 press meets, talkathon
Press Trust of India The government, he said, has taken all possible policy decisions. The NDA government's publicity blitzkrieg on the occasion of its first anniversary next week will comprise among other things six press conferences by senior ...
 MSN News US1 week ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. "I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller towns, I ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
31 post offices linked to core banking solution
PATNA: Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday linked Patna General Post Office (GPO) and 30 other Head Post Offices (HPO), including Bankipore Head Post Office here, in the state with core ...
 Times of India1 week ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
PoliticsNext #Breaking Read More : https://t.co/pL3Zskxcv1 11 minutes ago News18 Bihar Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India: Ravi Shankar Prasad http://t.co/sR3cBxBavT 13 minutes ago nerve.in Postal system being developed on ...
 NewsR.in2 weeks ago
'Postal system being developed on lines of Digital India'
Patna, May 16 (IANS) Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said that the postal system was being developed on the lines of Digital India but assured that not a single employee would lose his job as a consequence.
 News Chennai Online2 weeks ago
Government has finalized BPO policy for smaller towns: R S P …
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the government has finalized the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) policy for smaller towns. It has also approved 48,000 seats ...
 Yahoo! India2 weeks ago
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Government has finalized BPO policy for smaller towns: R S Prasad
May 16, 1:32 pm New Delhi, May 16 ( ANI ): Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the government has finalized the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) policy for smaller towns.It has ...
 Ani News2 weeks ago
NIELIT To Train 55 Lakh Students, Lays ...
Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad was present on the occasion With an aim to train 5.5 million students in information and communication technology (ICT), electronic system design and manufacturing and ...
 EFYTimes.com2 weeks ago
Govt has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns: Telecom Minister
In a move to enhance the development in small towns, the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting up call centres across the country. This was disclosed by Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad yesterday ...
 News on Air2 weeks ago
Prasad says Govt okays 48,000 seats under BPO guidelines
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. National Cities Education Pioneer Newspapers New Delhi, May 16 -- Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the Government has finalised BPO policy ...
 HT Syndication2 weeks ago
MSN India
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy
I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller towns, I have approved 48,000 seats... expression of interest will be invited soon for the purpose," Prasad said during the foundation laying ceremony of National Institute of Electronics and Information ...
 MSN India2 weeks ago
MSN India
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy
I have finalised a policy for call centres in smaller towns, I have approved 48,000 seats... expression of interest will be invited soon for the purpose," Prasad said during the foundation laying ceremony of National Institute of Electronics and Information ...
 MSN India2 weeks ago
Working on a roadmap for revising NOFN: Prasad
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government is working on a roadmap for revising the national optical fibre network (NOFN) project. He had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday regarding this ambitious project. ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
He said seats for call centres will be divided across the states on the basis of their population. NEW DELHI: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
He said seats for call centres will be divided across the states on the basis of their population. NEW DELHI: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
Govt approves 48,000 seats under BPO policy: Prasad
He said seats for call centres will be divided across the states on the basis of their population. NEW DELHI: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has finalised BPO policy for smaller towns and has approved 48,000 seats for setting ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
People still trust postal department: Prasad
itive thing... There is so much of Maoist violence, but still, the attacks on post is low because they (Maoists) also know that if they try to attack it, the people will be unhappy with them," Prasad said during the launch of a mobile app for India Post. The ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Government will take final decision on net neutrality
NEW DELHI: Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad reiterated his support for net neutrality on Thursday, saying the government would be taking the final decision on the matter. "As far as the government is concerned, we have made our views very clear, we stand ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Government supports non-discriminatory access to Internet: Minister
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday that the government stands for ensuring "non-discriminatory" access to Internet.
 News Chennai Online3 weeks ago
Mobile, landline network now working in Bihar: R S Prasad
"I talked to the MD of BSNL, the Telecom Secretary also attended the meeting with the cabinet secretary. I am told communication system was under stress because many people were talking to their family members in the country," Prasad told ANI. "The stress is ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi, Prasad spar over net neutrality (Roundup)
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the government of floating a "trial balloon" on net neutrality even as Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said his regime was in favour of free and fair ...
 News Chennai Online1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi, Prasad spar over net neutrality (Roundup)
New Delhi April 22, 2015 Last Updated at 18:04 IST Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the government of floating a "trial balloon" on net neutrality even as Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said his regime was in ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Net neutrality issue: Rahul Gandhi has not done any homework, says RS Prasad
Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for not doing his homework well on the issue of net neutrality. "Under UPA regime, Rahul Gandhi then also did not do his homework, and after ...
 Sify1 month ago
Govt. will strive to ensure non-discriminatory availability of internet: R S Prasad
Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said that the Centre is serious about the net neutrality issue and will strive to ensure the non-discriminatory availability of internet to the public. "The ...
 Sify1 month ago

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