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Ministry of Electronics and IT

Twitter blocks few accounts, 'to continue advocating right of free expression'

The microblogging platform had been asked by the government to take down multiple accounts that were sharing misinformation

10 Feb 2021 11:23 AM

Work from home may become new norm, says Ravi Shankar Prasad at G20 meeting

The minister highlighted India's action plan to fight coronavirus by leveraging digital technology and called for a global digital response

01 May 2020 11:51 AM

Centre directs internet to block 827 porn websites

While Uttarakhand High Court has asked to block 857 websites, Ministry of Electronics and IT found 30 portals without pornographic content.

25 Oct 2018 10:03 AM

Government warns WhatsApp over spread of messages triggering violence

Over the past few months, there have been a number of instances where mobs were instigated by fake WhatsApp messages.

03 Jul 2018 9:04 PM

Ahluwalia takes charge as MoS for electronics and IT

Ahluwalia was earlier serving as MoS for Drinking Water and Sanitation.

16 May 2018 1:28 PM


Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with welfare schemes to June 30

The deadline for linking bank accounts and mobile phone numbers with Aadhaar has already been extended indefinitely.

28 Mar 2018 7:07 PM