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Home Minister Amit Shah Pays Final Tribute To CDS Bipin Rawat

Dec 10, 2021 PTI

Home Minister Amit Shah pays tributes to mortal remains of CDS (Chief of Defence Staff) Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat, which have been kept at their official residence in New Delhi, before they will be finally cremated with full military honours at Brar Square crematorium.

BJP Releases New National Executive List, Maneka And Varun Gandhi Dropped Among Others

Oct 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The BJP leaders and MPs who have been vocal against the agri laws have been dropped from the national executive list.

Recalling A Trip Down The Lanes Of Ram Janmabhoomi

Tucked away from the outside world and heavily guarded, the Ram Janmabhoomi site has its own little stories; its own little anecdotes.

No Evidence To Link It Or Govt With Pegasus Story: BJP

Jul 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Ravi Shankar Prasad said, 'The BJP condemns the baseless and bereft of political propriety comments levelled by Congress against the BJP.'

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.

30 June, 2021

If Twitter Invokes US Laws, It Should Be Cognisant Of India’s IT Rules As Well: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

Twitter had blocked Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s account for an hour on June 25 citing the US Copyright Act

25 June, 2021

Twitter Blocks Ravi Shankar Prasad's Account Alleging Violation Of US Copyright Act

Outlook Web Bureau

The minister slammed Twitter calling the action as being arbitrary and gross violation of IT rules.

20 June, 2021

Profit-Making Social Media Firms Shouldn’t Lecture India On Democracy: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday asserted that the Centre’s new IT rules aim to put an end to ‘abuse’ and ‘misuse’ of social media platforms.

29 May, 2021

WhatsApp Users Have Nothing To Fear, Govt Recognises Right To Privacy: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

The new IT rules will prevent misuse of digital platforms and empower social media users when they become victims of abuse, Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said

27 February, 2021

IT Rules: Govt Sets 50 Lakh Users Threshold To Define 'Significant Social Media Intermediary'

Outlook Web Bureau

The new rules require 'significant social media intermediaries' to follow additional due diligence

25 February, 2021

Govt Announces New Rules To Curb Misuse Of Social Media

Outlook Web Bureau

Government concerned over rampant abuse of social media platforms and spread of fake news, said IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

11 February, 2021

Ravi Shankar Prasad Warns Social Media Platforms Of Strict Action Against Non-Compliance Of India's Law

Outlook Web Bureau

The warning came a day after Prasad's ministry rebuked Twitter for not complying with its orders to take down inflammatory content.

10 February, 2021

Twitter Seeks Formal Dialogue With Govt, Begins To Block Accounts With 'Khalistani' Links

Outlook Web Bureau

'Safety of our employees is a top priority,' Twitter had said in a statement

28 January, 2021

5G Network Should Be Indian, Testbed Ready, Permission For Trials Soon: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Outlook Web Bureau

The Department of Telecom had earlier set a target to start 5G trials in 2019 and rollout the next-generation service in 2020.

24 January, 2021

Voters In India Will Soon Be Able To Download E-Version Of Voter ID Cards. Read Details Here

Outlook Web Bureau

The e-version of the voter ID card will be a non-editable digital version of the elector photo identity card which can be saved on mobiles or printed in a PDF format, officials said

13 December, 2020

Modi Govt To Deal Sternly With ‘Tukde Tukde Gang’: Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad


‘Tukde tukde gang’ taking advantage of farmers’ movement to break up country, says minister

19 November, 2020

Will Finalise Data Protection Law Very Soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad


Prasad says even during the pandemic the communications sector witnessed a growth of over 7%

16 November, 2020

BJP Hits Out At PDP, NC; Terms Gupkar Alliance as ‘Unholy’


Attacking the Congress, Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the party to clarify its stand on Article 370

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz