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Sep 27, 2018
US data privacy regulations could be good for Google, bad for you: Here's whyCongress' goals might be to prevent states from enacting stronger privacy protections of their own.
Sep 27, 2018
'Should not blindly rely on technology': How media reacted to Supreme Court's Aadhaar judgmentThe Supreme Court's decision to uphold the constitutional validity of Aadhaar has garnered a variety of responses from media outlets: some in favour, others not so much.
Jul 31, 2018
UIDAI warns against sharing Aadhaar details on internet days after TRAI chief throws challenge on social mediaAn all-out war raged on Twitter after TRAI chief RS Sharma shared his Aadhaar number publicly, challenging anyone to show how mere knowledge of the number can be misused to harm him.
Aug 24, 2017
Supreme Court verdict on Right to Privacy: Memo to Aadhaar critics; it's not an unequivocal winThe positive aspect of Aadhaar should not be dismissed lightly and it should not be struck down on grounds of violation of privacy
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 28, 2017
Privacy row: Supreme Court and Indian govt must play net nannies to protect gullible users from Facebookboth the government and the highest court of the land must step in to protect legitimate citizen rights by being pro-active and informed — something unsuspecting smartphone users are not good at as the digital explosion creates a new divide between the “knows” and the “know-nots”
Apr 03, 2017
Big brother getting bigger? The privacy issues surrounding Aadhaar are worryingThe dictum in the data age is not the need to know; it is the instinct to harvest the knowable, and the cunning to shape the known
Mar 06, 2017
Mandatory Aadhaar for welfare is fine but govt should address privacy, connectivity issues firstThe Aadhaar project has its uses, certainly, but it is time for some stock-taking of its implementation, including concerns about its creep