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After backing CAA, Naveen Patnaik says no to NRC: BJD chief's balancing act aimed at restoring 'secular' image, say critics
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After backing CAA, Naveen Patnaik says no to NRC: BJD chief's balancing act aimed at restoring 'secular' image, say critics

After the Biju Janata Dal lent its support in Parliament to the Citizenship Amendment Act, Naveen Patnaik announced that his party does not support the National Register of Citizens.

RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi hails CAB as 'courageous step', congratulates Narendra Modi, Amit Shah for passage of Bill in Parliament
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RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi hails CAB as 'courageous step', congratulates Narendra Modi, Amit Shah for passage of Bill in Parliament

RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah for the passage of the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament and described it as a 'courageous step'

Personal Data Protection Bill 2019: Lawyers claim bill could move India closer to China in terms of control over internet
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Personal Data Protection Bill 2019: Lawyers claim bill could move India closer to China in terms of control over internet

India is also proposing a new entity, the Data Protection Authority, to write specific rules, monitor how corporations are applying them and settle disputes.

Parliament passes Citizenship Amendment Bill: Narendra Modi hails law as proof of 'compassion, brotherhood'; Opposition says dark day for democracy
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Parliament passes Citizenship Amendment Bill: Narendra Modi hails law as proof of 'compassion, brotherhood'; Opposition says dark day for democracy

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the Citizenship Amendment Bill, which was described as unconstitutional by the slew of Opposition MPs who rose to oppose the legislation in the Upper House.

Parliament Updates: With 125 Ayes and 105 Noes, Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019
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Parliament Updates: With 125 Ayes and 105 Noes, Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019

Parliament LATEST Updates: The contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill was passed by the Upper House on Wednesday with 117 votes in favour and 92 against.

Personal Data Protection Bill seeks access to users' data from companies
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Personal Data Protection Bill seeks access to users' data from companies

The privacy bill is part of India’s broader efforts to tightly control the flow of data and is seen helping government agencies for investigations.

Personal Data Protection Bill: Government to protect your private data, but not from itself
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Personal Data Protection Bill: Government to protect your private data, but not from itself

The bill will apparently allow the governments to analyse personal data when required and if necessary.

Industrial relations code bill introduced in Lok Sabha: Bill to provide fixed-term employment, amalgamate three labour laws
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Industrial relations code bill introduced in Lok Sabha: Bill to provide fixed-term employment, amalgamate three labour laws

Industrial Relations Code, 2019 was introduced by Labour minister who said that there was nothing in it which was against the interests of labourers

No discussion on ‘expunged’ remarks, says Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla after Congress raises topic of Pragya Singh Thakur's Nathuram Godse remark
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No discussion on ‘expunged’ remarks, says Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla after Congress raises topic of Pragya Singh Thakur's Nathuram Godse remark

'What she said has been expunged from the record. How can there be a debate if it is not on record?' said Om Birla

Parliament Updates: Shiv Sena MP takes jibe at Centre over demonesation; BSP's Danish Ali raises concern over JNU protests
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Parliament Updates: Shiv Sena MP takes jibe at Centre over demonesation; BSP's Danish Ali raises concern over JNU protests

Parliament LIVE Updates | Raising the issue of protest by JNU students, BSP member Danish Ali demanded in the Lok Sabha on Monday that the government should ensure that poor students were not denied the facility of higher education for an affordable fee.

Daily Bulletin: Winter Session of Parliament to begin today, BJP set to push Citizenship (Amendment) Bill; Justice SA Bobde to take oath as CJI today; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Winter Session of Parliament to begin today, BJP set to push Citizenship (Amendment) Bill; Justice SA Bobde to take oath as CJI today; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Winter Session of Parliament to begin today: Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Personal Data Protection Bill on legislative agenda; Maharashtra govt formation: Sharad Pawar, Sonia Gandhi to meet today to discuss alliance with Shiv Sena; and more

Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Lok Sabha Centre to bring data protection bill to shield personal information of internet users
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Ravi Shankar Prasad tells Lok Sabha Centre to bring data protection bill to shield personal information of internet users

Ravi Shankar Prasad said the committee has brought out a draft Personal Data Protection Bill (PDPB) and wide-ranging consultations have been conducted on the recommendations of the committee with a view to finalising the draft legislation.

US mulls caps on H-1B visas: Recent development makes handling of trade relations with America immediate priority for govt
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US mulls caps on H-1B visas: Recent development makes handling of trade relations with America immediate priority for govt

The action of the US is in response to India’s regime of data localisation which is not acceptable to firms from the United States

Draft e-commerce policy 'inimical' to govt's $1 trillion digital economy goal, will bring down FDI flows: IAMAI
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Draft e-commerce policy 'inimical' to govt's $1 trillion digital economy goal, will bring down FDI flows: IAMAI

IAMAI was also of the view that "the process of making the policy itself was less than inclusive and open" as compared to recent national-level policies

NITI Aayog vice chairman thinks user data access is crucial for faster growth
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NITI Aayog vice chairman thinks user data access is crucial for faster growth

Kumar believed that India must adopt a midway, that will make for digital cooperation as opposed to data protection.

Personal Data Protection Bill: Loopholes pertaining to empowerment of children, consent and surveillance State
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Personal Data Protection Bill: Loopholes pertaining to empowerment of children, consent and surveillance State

This two-part series attempts to bring before you six major dilemmas and requires your suggestions to resolve these dilemmas.

Personal Data Protection Bill: Looking at loopholes in sections of the Bill pertaining to data ownership, RTI and more
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Personal Data Protection Bill: Looking at loopholes in sections of the Bill pertaining to data ownership, RTI and more

This two-part series attempts to bring before you six major dilemmas and requires your suggestions to resolve these dilemmas.

Why companies like Apple are hesitating to launch payment services in India
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Why companies like Apple are hesitating to launch payment services in India

RBI’s data localization mandate indicates the hurdles companies face to set up payment services.

Personal Data Protection Bill: Right step, but fighting fraud will be a tight rope walk for most companies
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Personal Data Protection Bill: Right step, but fighting fraud will be a tight rope walk for most companies

Consent becomes a critical point here if one were to attempt to access individual data as part of a routine fraud risk management activity