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Dec 30, 2018
MeitY’s draft intermediary guidelines need a relook, but not at cost of fundamental rightsThe amended guidelines fail to actually contribute in any way towards resolving the problems at hand.
Dec 14, 2018
Twitter asked to remove 237 accounts by govt from Jan-June 2018 reveals dataWhen it comes to legal requests from India, 19 accounts and 498 Tweets were withheld as per the rules.
Dec 13, 2018
RBI seeks opinion from Indian government and NCPI on WhatsApp payment servicesWhatsApp wrote to RBI, seeking a formal nod to expand payments services in India.
Nov 01, 2018
IIT Madras develop India's first microprocessor which could be used in smartphonesAccording to IITM, the Shakti microprocessor can be used in low-power wireless and networking systems.
Sep 17, 2018
Data breach case: CBI writes to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, Global Science Research seeking information for inquiryCBI's move comes in the wake of a "Preliminary Enquiry (PE)" it registered against the firms after receiving a reference from the Centre to start a probe into the matter on 8 August.
Jul 04, 2018
Full text: WhatsApp reveals its plan to deal with fake news in a letter to govtWhatsApp said that they have been testing ways to curb the problem of fake news.
Apr 20, 2018
Make Facebook commit it won't misuse user data to influence polls in India, parliamentary committee tells CentreThe panel headed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anurag Thakur told the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to take a pledge in writing from Facebook that it would not "misuse" the data "politically or otherwise", sources said.
Mar 29, 2018
Indian government issues notice to Facebook asking for information on the Cambridge Analytica data breachIn the letter addressed to Facebook by MeitY, the government asks Facebook whether data has been used to manipulate the Indian electoral process in any way.
Jan 05, 2018
Cybercrime cases have increased to more than 12,000 cases in 2016Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government was working with Interpol and CBI to identify sites that had child pornographic material.
Jan 04, 2018
Aadhaar database access found to be sold on WhatsApp for Rs 500; UIDAI official acknowledges major data breachPaying Rs 500, the investigating team were able to obtain a 'Login ID and username' which allows access to all particulars listed under any Aadhaar number.