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Mar 26, 2018
Facebook-Cambridge Analytica row: Whether on FB or Aadhaar, societal need for privacy trumps the individualThe social value of privacy needs to be spotlighted for it urges us to look not only at the individual right over data, but the social benefits that we derive from its recognition.
Mar 22, 2018
5-foot-thick wall does not ensure Aadhaar security: A primer on how data can and does get hackedWhat's next? A view that certain data can't be 'mined' because it's been buried deep enough underground?
Mar 09, 2018
Tech2 Talks: Digital rights activist, Nikhil Pahwa explains what's wrong with Aadhaar and how to fix itThe discussion with Pahwa also takes place at a time when petitioners are actively chasing the government's Aadhaar program, pointing out loopholes and the downsides of the system in the Supreme Court.
Mar 08, 2018
Aadhaar hearings: Day 15 saw arguments on Aadhaar as a money bill, interim orders for NEET registrations were also passedOn Day 15 of the Aadhaar hearings, senior counsel Arvind Datar concluded his arguments for the petitioners, and senior counsel P. Chidambaram commenced his.
Mar 07, 2018
Aadhaar hearings: Mandatory linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts violates the 'Right to Equality', argue petitionersOn Day 14 of the Aadhaar hearings, senior counsel Arvind Datar commenced his arguments on behalf of the petitioners.
Feb 28, 2018
Exploring the need for a right against automated decisions in India in view of Aadhaar based biometric authenticationOne of the arguments in the ongoing Aadhaar case was on the Aadhaar system as the use of a technology which resulted in the denial of constitutional right.
Feb 23, 2018
Aadhaar hearings: Petitioners seek compensation for starvation deaths and extension of March 31st deadlineOn Day 13 of the Aadhaar hearings yesterday, senior counsel Gopal Subramaniam concluded his arguments for the petitioners.
Feb 20, 2018
Aadhaar hearings: Aadhaar is architecturally unconstitutional, argue the petitionersFor the Aadhaar Act to be constitutional, the petitioners argued that it firstly needs to meet the tests of substantive and procedural reasonableness.
Jan 31, 2018
Aadhaar case: SC looking at striking a balance between disbursal of social welfare benefits and data aggregationThe Court stated that a balance would have to be struck between the state’s interest in disbursal of welfare benefits and privacy concerns with aggregation of data.
Jan 30, 2018
Aadhaar case: Why SC needs to look into technical evidence of Aadhaar’s surveillance capabilitiesTechnical experts have long since been asserting the surveillance capabilities of Aadhaar, and this has now taken the form of affidavits before the Supreme Court in the ongoing Aadhaar case.