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IETF 105

by Admin last modified Aug 13, 2019 01:38 AM

Gurshabad Grover attended a meeting of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), IETF105, held in Montreal from July 20 - 26.

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Ministry of Health's public consultation on National Digital Health Blueprint: Legal issues around telemedicine, consent, and 'egosystems' in healthcare Trisha Jalan

by Trisha Jalan last modified Aug 09, 2019 02:05 PM

“The patient should be centric to every intervention,” declared Preeti Sudan, special secretary at the Ministry of Health, at the ministry’s public consultation on the National Digital Health Blueprint 2019, held at the Constitution Club of India in New Delhi on August 6.

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Why the Madras HC case on WhatsApp traceability could have wider ramifications

by Haripirya Suresh last modified Aug 09, 2019 01:58 PM

While traceability will make law enforcement easier, it could also undermine voices of dissent, say experts.

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National Stakeholders Consultation on the National Digital Health Blueprint

by Admin last modified Aug 07, 2019 02:21 PM

Ambika Tandon and Aayush Rathi attended the National Stakeholders Consultation on the National Digital Health Blueprint organised by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on 6 August 2019 at Constitution Club of India in New Delhi.

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‘I’m just helpless’: Concern about Kashmir mounts as communication blackout continues

by Niha Masih last modified Aug 07, 2019 02:03 PM

For the last 36 hours, Arusha Farooq has been hooked to her phone — making frantic calls, messaging repeatedly and then checking news sites in despair.

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Will Modi govt move on Kashmir’s Article 370 stand the scrutiny of Supreme Court?

by Admin last modified Aug 07, 2019 01:44 PM

Many scholars have questioned the constitutional validity of Narendra Modi government's decision to scrap Article 370 that gives special status to Jammu & Kashmir.

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Facebook Data for Good in Bangalore

by Admin last modified Jul 31, 2019 02:14 AM

When data is shared responsibly with the communities that need it, it can improve well being and save lives. Shweta Mohandas participated in a session organized by Facebook on 25 July 2019 at Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore.

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Facebook Data for Good in New Delhi

by Admin last modified Jul 31, 2019 02:10 AM

When data is shared responsibly with the communities that need it, it can improve well being and save lives. Anubha Sinha participated in a session organized by Facebook on 29 July 2019 at University of Chicago Center in New Delhi.

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Easing the US-India divergence on data localisation

by Shashidhar KJ and Kashish Parpiani last modified Jul 30, 2019 01:40 AM

Addition of data localisation to the basket of persisting trade issues warrants greater compartmentalisation and consultative approaches to US-India ties.

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For sex workers, mobile phone becomes a double-edged sword

by Tushar Kaushik last modified Jul 30, 2019 01:01 AM

Our research on the use of mobile phones by sex workers, as part of the project on Feminist Information Infrastructure in collaboration with Sangama, was cited in an article in the Economic Times.

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Roundtable with the WhatsApp leadership

by Admin last modified Jul 30, 2019 12:33 AM

Will Cathcart, WhatsApp's new global head, visited India and invited Sunil Abraham for a discussion on 26 July 2019 at the Mountbatten, The Oberoi, New Delhi. Sunil met with some other people from WhatsApp leadership.

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Twitter reacts to the India's cryptocurrency drama

by Rajarshi Mitra last modified Jul 30, 2019 12:25 AM

An Inter-Ministerial Committee led by Subhash Chandra Garg, secretary, Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) has submitted a report which will recommend a ban on cryptocurrency in India to the finance ministry.

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European Summer School on Internet Governance

by Admin last modified Jul 23, 2019 12:30 AM

The 13th European Summer School on Internet Governance was held at Meissen in Germany from 13 - 20 July 2019. Akriti Bopanna attended the school. The event was organized by EuroSSIG.

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Leveraging Web Application Vulnerabilities for Reconnaissance and Intelligence Gathering

by Admin last modified Jul 22, 2019 01:39 AM

Karan Saini gave a talk at the JSFoo Conference at the GRD College of Science in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu on July 5, 2019. The event was organized by Has Geek.

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Lecture at International Summer School, Delhi

by Admin last modified Jul 22, 2019 01:11 AM

Ambika Tandon and Aayush Rathi, on July 12, 2019, delivered a lecture at the International Summer School, Delhi.

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Emerging AI technology in health care in India, health equity and justice: Critical reflections and charting out way forward

by Admin last modified Jul 21, 2019 03:47 PM

On July 13, 2019, Radhika Radhakrishnan, participated in a roundtable discussion on "Emerging AI technology in health care in India, health equity and justice: Critical reflections and charting out way forward." The event was organized by HEaL (Health, Ethics, and Law Institute of Training, Research and Advocacy) of FMES (Forum for Medical Ethics Society) in collaboration with CPS (Centre for Policy Studies), Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay.

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Deepfakes: Algorithms at war, trust at stake

by Rajmohan Sudhakar last modified Jul 21, 2019 03:42 PM

A case in point is the video that surfaced of an Indian journalist not so long ago.

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Presentation to Amnesty International on researching the Future of Work

by Admin last modified Jul 21, 2019 03:23 PM

Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon made a presentation to Amnesty International on July 18, 2019.

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ICANN 65 De-briefing Meeting

by Admin last modified Jul 21, 2019 03:02 PM

The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) organized an ICANN65 de-briefing meeting on July 16, 2019. Akriti Bopanna remotely presented on the Human Rights related developments that took place at the Marrakech meeting, over the course of the 4 days.

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