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Sep 08, 2018
Online platforms can't abuse data to impact free choice in India: IT MinisterPrasad said the acquisition of big data should be done with fair and transparent principles.
Jul 16, 2018
Aadhaar biometric data can't be tracked even if tried a billion times: IT ministerThe Minister said that Aadhaar authorities conduct nearly one crore authentications every second.
Jun 18, 2018
Won’t tolerate user data misuse to influence polls: IT MinisterIT Minister warned social media companies against misusing users' data to influence elections.
Jan 08, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: Govt is committed to freedom of press, says Ravi Shankar PrasadAmid outrage on the FIR lodged over the reporting of alleged Aadhaar data breach, the government on Monday said it has been filed against "unknown" accused.
Dec 11, 2017
Digitisation has raised security concerns, exposed people to cyber threats: Ravi Shankar PrasadRavi Shankar Prasad said that though digitisation has brought in exposure to people, it has also exposed them to cyber threats and vulnerabilities.
Nov 24, 2017
Citizen's right to access internet is non-negotiable and no companies will be allowed to restrict that, says Ravi Shankar PrasadSpeaking at the Global Conference on Cyberspace Security, he said the government did not allow social networking giant Facebook's Free Basics programme because it offered access to select Internet services
Oct 12, 2017
India needs an electronics manufacturing ecosystem for 'Make in India' to succeed, says Karnataka's IT ministerPriyank Kharge, the 38-year old IT, Biotechnology and Tourism Minister of the government of Karnataka is overseeing the Tech Summit this year.
Aug 24, 2017
IT Minister affirms government priority on data protection; to release data only on public interestIT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government does not give the right to release data to anyone, except in case of compelling public interest.
Aug 03, 2017
Over 111.45 crore digital payment transactions conducted in May, says IT ministerOver 111 crore digital payment transactions were conducted in May this year as against more than 118 crore transactions in April 2017
Jul 18, 2017
Digital economy of India is set to be worth $1 trillion in 5-7 years, says IT Minister Ravi Shankar PrasadUnion IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said India's digital economy is going to be $1 trillion in the next 5-7 years from the current size of $400 billion.