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Aadhaar data is safe, cannot be breached even by billions of efforts: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Law and IT Minister said that finger print and iris data stored in the Aadhaar system are safe and secure and cannot be breached even by "billions of efforts".

published on : 11th January 2018

Orthodox segments oppose transformational laws, but fail: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on  triple talaq bill

In a series of tweets, Prasad said many Muslim women had met him and requested for a stringent penal provision against the practice of "talaq-e-biddat" or instant triple talaq.

published on : 8th January 2018

If polity supports, will resolve judges' appointment issue: Prasad

Replying to several points raised by the members in the Lok Sabha, Prasad said he was a great supporter of the proposed All India Judicial Service.

published on : 5th January 2018

Jamiat leader says Centre using triple talaq bill for own benefit

Stating that they would oppose the bill, the cleric further said the decision to enact a law against triple talaq could be a right decision, but the intention of the government was not right at all.

published on : 4th January 2018

Congress 'cobbled up' with other parties to oppose triple talaq bill: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The remark came after the Upper House was adjourned for the day amid heated exchanges between BJP and the opposition over sending the triple talaq bill to select committee.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Government tables Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha amid uproar

Congress leader Anand Sharma argued the Triple Talaq Bill had shortcomings and needed to be referred to a panel to clear them.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Triple Talaq bill passed in Lok Sabha, government calls it historic, opposition disapproves

The Bill criminalises triple talaq, or oral divorce, and has provision for a maximum three-year jail term and fine for practising this form of divorce.

published on : 28th December 2017

Around 100 triple talaq cases since Supreme Court verdict in August: Ravi Shankar Prasad in Lok Sabha

A bill to make instant triple talaq illegal and void and awarding a jail term of three years for the husband, was introduced in the Lok Sabha.

published on : 28th December 2017

Be present in Parliament to push bills through, BJP tells its MPs

The party has issued whip to all its House members to be in full attendance in Winter Session.

published on : 27th December 2017

Triple Talaq bill to be tabled in Parliament tomorrow

The Supreme Court, in August, by a majority of 3:2, had ruled that the practice of divorce through triple talaq among Muslims is "void", "illegal" and "unconstitutional".

published on : 21st December 2017

IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says he 'denied permission' to Facebook's Free Basics

Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said he had denied permission to Facebook's Free Basics platform when he was handling portfolio of the communications ministry.

published on : 16th December 2017

Cabinet nod for tightening law relating to cheque bounce cases

Brace up to deal with stringent laws, including monetary penalties, in case your cheque bounces.

published on : 16th December 2017

35,000 seats allotted under BPO scheme for smaller towns: IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The government today said it has allotted over 35,000 out of 48,300 seats under India BPO promotion scheme that aims to put smaller towns on the global digital map.

published on : 13th December 2017

Ram Setu is man-made, US channel's finding reaffirms BJP's stand: Ravi Shankar Prasad

He also hit out at the UPA government for filing an affidavit in the Supreme Court questioning the belief that the land bridge was built by Lord Ram to reach then Lanka to rescue his wife Sita.

published on : 13th December 2017

Gujarat polls: PM wraps up election campaign; projects 1+1 = 11, new Modi math to keep State interested

On last day of campaigning, PM tweets it’s a golden opportunity for the State, Centre to work for Gujarat’s development.

published on : 13th December 2017
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