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Oct 13, 2017
Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: CBI goofed up in rush to prosecute Talwars; probe agencies should get their act rightThe Arushi Talwar-Hemraj double murder case is a classic example of how India's investigating agencies like CBI need to act better
Aug 06, 2017
Privacy concerns rise in Kashmir as IT Act silent about cellphone and data searchesJammu and Kashmir Police in March this year claimed to have traced connections of some 10,000 Facebook profiles to Pakistan and said militant groups control some 300 groups on WhatsApp.
May 04, 2017
SC reserves order on Aadhaar: Privacy act is urgent requirement to save India from dangers of data breachA comprehensive privacy law in India is an urgent requirement simply because a misuse of personal data due to a possible breach may harm citizens much beyond their current predicament of being hinged to an electronic leash
Apr 07, 2017
Facebook launches new tool to tackle 'revenge porn': Here's what can be doneFacebook on Wednesday announced that is launching tools to prevent the upload and reupload of ‘revenge porn’.
Mar 10, 2017
Govt releases draft rules for m-wallets, smart cards, proposes to set up chief grievance officerThe draft IT (Security of Prepaid Payment Instruments) Rules 2017 have been designed to ensure adequate integrity, security and confidentiality of electronic payments effected through PPIs.
Feb 24, 2017
Supreme Court questions Google on obscene content; AI could be used to prevent illegal uploadsThe Supreme Court of India has questioned Google on whether something can be done to deal with the uploading of obscene content, such as videos with sexual violence, on YouTube. As Google argues, there is no legal obligation on it to discover and monitor such illegal content.
Oct 14, 2016
The Indian government proposes new data retention rules: Will privacy be compromised?The Indian government is reported to have started the process of drafting rules for Section 67C of the Information Technology Act, 2000, India’s data retention law.
Sep 08, 2016
Indian government integrates DigiLocker with driving licence and vehicle registration certificatesThe DigiLocker app will allow citizens to store and show digital copies of their driving license and vehicle registration papers as proof of identity and ownership
Dec 18, 2014
Free speech stance on social media: Modi sarkar breaks from UPA, to rethink Section 66APM Narendra Modi has reportedly instructed his government to take a re-look at the Section 66A of the Information Technology (Amendment) Act, 2008.
May 21, 2013
Facebook booked over group exhorting cow slaughterAn FIR was Monday registered in Lucknow against social networking site Facebook on a complaint that claimed a group on the site exhorts people to slaughter cows, police said...