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Access to Knowledge (A2K)
Course Packs for Education Ruled Legal in India
July 14, 2017

On 9 May 2017, a five year court battle between publishers and universities finally came to an end when the Supreme Court of India dismissed an appeal by the Indian Reprographic Rights Organization (IRRO) challenging an earlier judgment of Delhi High Court that ruled course packs in India legal for educational purposes.

Thematic Edit-a-thon at Yashawantrao Chavan Institute of Science, Satara July 11, 2017
Tallapaka Pada Sahityam is now on Wikisource July 10, 2017
How It Came To Be: Wiki Loves Uniformed Services July 10, 2017
Christ University Wikipedia Education Program Internship July 05, 2017
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Internet Governance
Data Protection: Understanding the General Data Protection Regulation
July 04, 2017

As recently as May 27, 2016, the General Data Protection Regulation (REGULATION (EU) 2016/679) (hereinafter referred to as GDPR) was adopted. The Data Protection Directive (1995/46/EC) (hereinafter referred to as DPD) will be replaced by this Regulation.

Cybersecurity Compilation: Indian Context June 18, 2017
Comments from the Centre for Internet and Society on Renewal of .NET Registry Agreement June 06, 2017
Aadhaar Case: Beyond Privacy, An Issue of Bodily Integrity May 03, 2017
Internet Shutdowns in 2016 April 27, 2017
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Researchers at Work (RAW)
Dr. Prerna Prabhakar - Impact of Digitisation of Land Recods in Rural India (Delhi, July 07, 5 pm)
July 06, 2017

It is our priviledge to annouce that Dr. Prerna Prabhakar will be the speaker for the July #FirstFridayAtCIS event. Dr. Prabhakar is an Associate Fellow with the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER). She is involved in a project that looks at the digitisation of land records in India and its impact on land ownership across the country. In the talk, she will evaluate the impact that digitisation of land records has had in parts of rural India. If you are joining us, please RSVP at the soonest as we have only limited space in our office.

CISxScholars Delhi - Harsh Gupta - FAT ML for Lawyers and Lawmakers (June 29, 5:30 pm) June 27, 2017
Digital Native: On mute, the Voice of the People July 05, 2017
Digital Native: In digiville attention is Currency July 05, 2017
May 2017 Newsletter June 07, 2017
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