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Apr 03, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Congress manifesto promises on net neutrality, right to privacy, regulations on fake news are iterative at bestIn essence, the promises by Congress party in its manifesto with relations to digital rights of citizen appear to be hollow. Regulating internet shutdowns looks like the only strong point among the eight enlisted
Mar 20, 2019
Despite Cambridge Analytica and upcoming elections, the govt is still sitting on critical data protection legislationWith elections less than a month away, fake news and reaching out to voters based on some kind of profiling is a possibility in India
Mar 04, 2019
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou to sue the Canadian government over her December arrestCanada arrested Huawei's Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver on 1 Dec. at the request of the United States.
Jan 14, 2019
Supreme Court to examine MHA's controversial 'snooping order': 4 PILs filed against Centre's 20 December orderThe Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) regarding the government's order allowing several central investigative agencies to intercept email and phone correspondence for "national security" purposes.
Jan 10, 2019
DNA Bill: To ensure justice is 'gene'-uine, govt must ensure privacy of individuals is respected as wellThe proposed DNA Bill does not contain safeguards for eg, on why consent will be forced or assumed, exceptions to personal consent, and guidelines on sharing DNA data across borders, which are necessary to guide the exercise of this power whilst being respectful of individual liberty
Jan 04, 2019
Govt plan to amend IT rules is blunt and can lead to over-censorship warns MozillaIt has also asserted that any regulatory intervention to this “complex issue” must be preceded by a wide-ranging and participatory discussion process.
Dec 26, 2018
Aadhaar privacy debate, data protection regulation to intermediary guidelines: Tech policy trends of 2018Looking at the year gone by for privacy, one can look ahead at 2019 only with concern
Dec 22, 2018
Pinarayi Vijayan calls MHA notification, enabling 10 govt agencies to intercept any device, an 'attack' on individual freedomPinarayi Vijayan said it was even more "disturbing" that the media, members of legislatures and even judiciary have not been excluded from the ambit of the order.
Nov 04, 2018
Stronger safeguards to only accelerate country's digital journey says UIDAI CEOThe SC had also asked the UIDAI to take measures to enhance the privacy of people who use Aadhaar.
Sep 28, 2018
Bhima Koregaon case: Justice DY Chandrachud dissents against majority judgment, says 'voice of Opposition can't be muzzled'Supreme Court judge, Justice DY Chandrachud penned another strongly worded dissenting opinion this week, which also happens to Dipak Misra's last week as the Chief Justice of India.