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Sep 20, 2019
Google, Facebook, and the likes must protect user privacy, prevent abuse: IT MinisterRS Prasad said he wanted Indians to have access to more technology platforms but said this should not undermine user privacy.
Sep 23, 2018
WhatsApp appoints Komal Lahiri as Grievance Officer for India to fight fake newsWhatsApp users can reach out to the company's support team directly from the app.
Apr 26, 2018
Leverage Artificial Intelligence to create healthcare, education solutions: Ravi Shankar Prasad to start-upsIT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday asked Indian start-ups to leverage new-age technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine-to-Machine communication to create innovative solutions in healthcare and education, particularly for rural areas
Mar 30, 2018
Govt will wait for Facebook and Cambridge Analytica's responses before taking any action: Union Minister Ravi Shankar PrasadPrasad further said that a UK parliamentary committee is conducting an investigation and added that he did not wish to comment on the views of one of its members.
Mar 10, 2018
Over 53,000 cybersecurity incidents were reported in 2017, says IT minister Ravi Shankar PrasadRavi Shankar Prasad said the government has taken a number of legal, technical, and administrative measures to prevent incidents of cybercrimes.
Dec 27, 2017
Aadhaar: 71.24 cr mobile connections, 82 cr bank accounts linked, claims IT minister Ravi Shankar PrasadThe Aadhaar based re-verification of existing mobile subscribers is expected to be carried out by telcos by 31 March, 2018, IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said
Nov 23, 2017
India keen to address misuse of cyberspace, stop terrorists from abusing social media, says Ravi Shankar PrasadRadical elements and terrorists are abusing social media platforms for perpetuating hate and terror but India is determined to address the misuse of cyber space and thwart them, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday.
Aug 24, 2017
Government set to release guidelines for smartphone makers to protect user data from data theft and abuseStandards and guidelines may be announced in a few weeks aiming at data and information protection to avoid data theft through smartphones
Aug 16, 2017
Will act against social media firms on Blue Whale game: IT minister Ravi Shankar PrasadGovt on 11 August had directed Google, Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, Microsoft and Yahoo to immediately remove the links to dangerous online game Blue Whale Challenge, which has led to suicide of children in India and other countries
Aug 10, 2017
First phase of National Cyber Coordination Centre made operational, says PP ChaudharyNational Cyber CoordinationCentre will be implemented by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team at Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.