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Under fire, Ravi Shankar Prasad withdraws remark using movie earnings to judge economy

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had sparked a political row while commenting on the economic slowdown during a press conference by saying that Indian economy is not facing any slowdown and this is the reason why three movies which released on October 2 earned Rs 120 crores.

Oct 13, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

Three movies earning Rs 120 cr on the day of release proves economy is sound: RS Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday refuted the worries surrounding the economic slowdown and cited the earnings of three blockbuster movies in a single day to suggest that the economy was sound.

Oct 12, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Govt nudges Apple Inc to increase Indian operations' scope

Apple has started to export iPhones to some European markets from India, which boosts the government's 'Make in India' and also the company's projection of making India an export hub.

Sep 17, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

India's Constitution is inspired by Bhagavad Gita: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The original copy of the Constitution has images of Hindu gods and goddesses and historical figures like Lord Ram, Lord Krishna, Mahavir Jain among others.

Sep 13, 2019, 22:59 PM IST

Nehru was wrong on J&K, PM Modi corrected historic blunder by revoking Article 370: Ravi Shankar Prasad

"About Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Patel was right and Nehru ji was wrong. A historical blunder was committed. Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shown the courage to correct that historical mistake," he said while addressing a press conference on Wednesday.

Sep 12, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad visits Tirumala temple, offers prayers

Venkateswara Temple is a landmark Vaishnavite temple situated in the hill town of Tirumala at Tirupati in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh.

Aug 30, 2019, 09:46 AM IST

Any misadventure from Pakistan over Article 370 will get befitting response from India: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad said that the decision on Article 370 was taken in the national interest and in the interest of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 17, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

How parties in Rajya Sabha voted on Triple Talaq Bill and helped Muslim women smile

Amid a raging debate for hours in the Rajya Sabha, the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage), Bill, 2019, popularly called Triple Talaq Bill, was passed on Tuesday. In a massive victory for the Muslim women across the nation, the Bill was passed with a total of 99 votes in favour of it and 84 votes went against it.

Jul 30, 2019, 23:19 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 30th July 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jul 30, 2019, 22:50 PM IST

Political reactions on Triple Talaq Bill passed in Rajya Sabha

Here are the Political reactions on Triple Talaq Bill passed in Rajya Sabha

Jul 30, 2019, 20:48 PM IST

Triple Talaq Bill: Key points to know

The Bill makes all declaration of instant divorce, including in written or electronic form, to be void (not enforceable by law) and illegal.

Jul 30, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

India will never compromise its data sovereignty: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Union Law Minister made these remarks while addressing a curtain raiser event of the Indian Mobile Congress (IMC) 2019.

Jul 28, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

ZeeNews wrap of top stories this hour, 25th July 2019

ZeeNews wrap of top stories this hour, 25th July 2019. To know more watch the video

Jul 25, 2019, 15:32 PM IST

Ravi Shankar Prasad begins discussion on Triple Talaq bill

Ravi Shankar Prasad begins the discussion on Triple Talaq bill. To know more watch the video

Jul 25, 2019, 13:32 PM IST

Now get mobile connection, open bank account without Aadhaar as Rajya Sabha passes Bill

The passage of the Bill means that people will now be able to open bank accounts and get new mobile connection without showing their Aadhaar card.

Jul 08, 2019, 18:45 PM IST

Lok Sabha passes Aadhaar Bill, govt says it is completely voluntary

The Bill will help the public in opening bank accounts and to use Aadhaar number for authentication on a voluntary basis as an acceptable KYC document, the govt said. 

Jul 04, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 21st June 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jun 21, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Rights of Muslim women will be protected, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Triple Talaq Bill was tabled in the Lok Sabha on Friday by Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, amid a huge uproar by the opposition parties. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 21, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

5G spectrum auction to be held this year: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Taking charge of his new ministry, Prasad said that amongst his priorities will be revival of state-owned MTNL and BSNL. The minister, however, asserted that the telecom corporations will have to respond with professionalism and cooperation.

Jun 03, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Bill to ban triple talaq to be brought again: Ravi Shankar Prasad

With the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha last month, the contentious bill on banning triple talaq had lapsed as it could not be passed by Parliament and was pending in Rajya Sabha

Jun 03, 2019, 16:00 PM IST