Union Law Minister

Mediation in judiciary yet to find widespread acceptance: President Kovind

The CJI cautioned that with rapid technological advancements, there is a “possibility of increasing litigation” in “cryptocurrency, data protection, encryption, and artificial intelligence.”

published on : 9th April 2022

Probe sought into legislative council controversy in Odisha

The Speaker told mediapersons that two letters will be written to the Centre in this regard on Monday.   

published on : 13th February 2022

Orissa HC, subordinate courts heard four lakh cases since March, 2020

The High Court has launched a software module called Order Communication Portal to facilitate secure and instantaneous communication of its orders and judgments to subordinate courts paperlessly.

published on : 13th December 2021

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