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Right to internet part of right to education & privacy: HC

TIMES NEWS NETWORK Kochi: In a landmark ruling, the Kerala high court has held that right to access the internet is part of right to education and right to privacy. It said female students cannot be prevented from accessing internet… Continue Reading →

The Demon On My Palm: Mobile-Loving India Faces Strange Digital Disorders

The addiction to the internet is emerging as India’s newest lifestyle disease but we are not ready to accept it. The smartphone revolution is causing enormous digital distress DAMAYANTI DATTA05 SEPTEMBER 2019 +  She sits pretty on the railing of a… Continue Reading →

Internet group plans ‘zombie tracker’ to keep tab on FIRs filed under non-existent Sec 66A

Internet Freedom Foundation says cases still being filed under Section 66A, struck down by SC in 2015. ‘Zombie tracker’ will keep a tab on such cases on a monthly basis. APOORVA MANDHANI Updated: 11 September, 2019 11:32 am IST New Delhi: The… Continue Reading →

My call detail records and a citizen’s right to privacy: Arun Jaitley

Why has BJP removed Arun Jaitley’s article from its website that talked about threats in the era of UID/Aadhaar Number. India NDTV.comUpdated : April 17, 2013 20:20 IST BJP leader Arun Jaitley has alleged that attempts to seek his call record… Continue Reading →

Aadhaar-social media profile linking: Supreme Court concerned at dangers of dark web

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal stresses need to link social media profiles of registered users with their Aadhaar numbers The Supreme Court on Tuesday stressed the need to find a balance between the right to online privacy and the right of… Continue Reading →

NDHB “severely infringes” privacy principles, doesn’t say patient is owner of data, no safeguards for EHR misuse: SFLC

Trisha Jalan By  Trisha Jalan  In its comments to the Ministry of Health’s National Digital Health Blueprint, SFLC has submitted that the Blueprint proposes a framework that “severely infringes” upon the fundamental right to privacy; it doesn’t adhere to privacy principles recommended by the… Continue Reading →

#KeepItOn: Joint Open Letter on Keeping the internet open and secure in the territory of Jammu and Kashmir in India

As India prepares to celebrate its independence day, international civil society organizations call on the government to restore internet connections in the territory of Jammu and Kashmir. August 14, 2019 The Indian territory of Jammu and Kashmir has been under… Continue Reading →

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs assures probe into violation of privacy by Telangana Govt

·        MoS Home assures Congress of probe into violation of privacy by TS Govt ·        Congress delegation meet MoS Kishan Reddy against ‘Citizen 360’ initiative ·        TRS party given privileged access to citizens confidential and sensitive data: Sravan ·        Congress demands independent probe into… Continue Reading →

India – Join us in demanding that CM Devendra Fadnavis abandon Aadhaar-Voter ID linking #AadhaarMuktBharat #AadhaarSeAzaadi

The Times of India reported on July 22 that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had written to India’s Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora regarding linking voter IDs with the Aadhaar number. The report quoted Fadnavis as saying “that this linkage… Continue Reading →

Maharashtra- Aadhaar Scam using dead people to sell land

Gang arrested in Raigad for modifying details on Aadhaar cards to sell land owned by dead people Raina AssainarNAVI MUMBAI ,  The police have seized the machinery used by the accused and (below) the Aadhaar and PAN cards.   |… Continue Reading →

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