Law Minister

Shuhaib murder case: Congress to invoke breach of privilege against Kerala Law Minister for misleading house

It pertains to the government bringing two advocates from outside — Vijay Hansaria and Amarendra Sharan — to oppose CBI investigation in the Shuhaib murder case. 

published on : 8th November 2019

India views its privacy seriously, data imperialism not acceptable: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The minister said in the age of Information Technology, data plays a crucial role in the digital economy discourse.

published on : 6th November 2019

Will demand death sentence for killers of Kamlesh Tiwari: UP Law Minister

Uttar Pradesh police on Monday announced a reward of Rs 2.5 lakh each for the arrest of two suspects allegedly involved in the murder case of Hindu Samaj Party leader Kamlesh Tiwari.

published on : 22nd October 2019

After deciding to resign, Madras Chief Justice abstains from High Court

TN lawyers to boycott court indefinitely, plan to ask SC collegium to revoke her transfer

published on : 10th September 2019

TRS senior leader B Vinod Kumar writes to Union Law Minister, wants one SC bench in south India

TRS senior leader and former MP B Vinod Kumar on Thursday wrote to Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, seeking the establishment of a bench of the Supreme Court in south India.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Haribaldev Jew servitors on padayatra to meet CM Naveen Patnaik

  Servitors of Haribaldev Jew temple on Monday launched a padayatra again to meet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Bhubaneswar over their demands for development of the shrine.

published on : 30th July 2019

Orissa High Court Bar Association lawyers resume work, lift boycott

The Orissa High Court Bar Association had boycotted the courts since June 17 demanding withdrawal of recommendation of the name of lawyer who is not a regular practitioner of the HC.

published on : 13th July 2019

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad charges Opposition of double standards on EVMs

He also pitched for one nation one poll and urged the Opposition to consider the proposal with an open mind.

published on : 3rd July 2019

Triple Talaq not a religious issue: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad while addressing an event here said that despite Supreme Court's ruling and Lok Sabha passing the Bill against the practice, triple talaq was still prevalent in states like Telangana and UP.

published on : 1st June 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

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad defends Rajasthan bill to protect judges, officers

Prasad said he had returned from an overseas trip last night and had not studied the legislation in detail, and added that the state government had cited its reasons for introducing the bill.

published on : 23rd October 2017

SC verdict on triple talaq indication of new India: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court's judgement striking down triple talaq, saying that it was an indication of an emerging new India.

published on : 22nd August 2017