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by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Mar 30, 2016 11:09 AM

Unpacking Data Protection Law: A Visual Representation

by Amber Sinha — last modified Feb 15, 2018 01:22 PM

This visual explainer unpacking data protection law was developed by Amber Sinha (research) and Pooja Saxena (design), and published as part of the Data Privacy Week celebrations on the Privacy International blog. Join the conversation on Twitter using #dataprivacyweek.

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AI and Manufacturing and Services in India: Looking Forward

by Shweta Mohandas and Pranav M. Bidare — last modified Feb 14, 2018 11:13 AM

This Report provides an overview of the proceedings of the Roundtable on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Manufacturing and Services: Looking Forward (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Roundtable’), conducted at The Energy Resource Institute (TERI), in Bangalore on January 19, 2018.

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CIS Submission to the Committee of Experts on a Data Protection Framework for India

by Amber Sinha — last modified Apr 18, 2018 04:39 PM

This submission presents comments by the Centre for Internet and Society, India (“CIS”) on the ‘White Paper of the Committee of Experts on a Data Protection Framework for India’ (“White Paper”) released by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. The White paper was drafted by a Committee of Expert (“Committee”) constituted by the Ministry. CIS has conducted research on the issues of privacy, data protection and data security since 2010 and is thankful for the opportunity to put forth its views. The submission was made on January 31, 2018.

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Artificial Intelligence in India: A Compendium

by Centre for Internet & Society — last modified Apr 12, 2018 12:28 AM

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is fast emerging as a key technological paradigm in different sectors across the globe including India.

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Data Protection: We can innovate, leapfrog

by Sunil Abraham — last modified Jan 22, 2018 01:45 AM

About 27% of India's population is still illiterate or barely literate. Most privacy policies and terms of services for web and mobile applications are in English and therefore it is only 10% of us who can actually read them before we provide our consent.

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Mobile net ban during peaceful protest leaves farmers confused

by Shruti Jain — last modified Jan 19, 2018 03:20 PM

Strap: Administration says it was done to prevent rumours from spreading, protesters insist they needed internet to fight it.

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‘Hurt sentiments’ cost Udaipur internet access for four days

by Shruti Jain — last modified Jan 19, 2018 01:51 PM

Strap: Authorities suggest it was more than a Facebook post that led to shutdown.

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Another Step towards Privacy Law

by Elonnai Hickok — last modified Jan 18, 2018 01:50 AM
January 18, 2018

A comparison between the 2012 experts’ report and the 2017 white paper on data protection.

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Internet Governance Forum Report 2017

by Shweta Mohandas — last modified Jan 11, 2018 02:13 AM

The twelfth annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) was held in Geneva, Switzerland, from 17 to 21 December 2017, on the theme, Shape Your Digital Future!

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Fixing Aadhaar: Security developers' task is to trim chances of data breach

by Sunil Abraham — last modified Jan 10, 2018 04:47 PM
January 10, 2018

The task before a security developer is not only to reduce the probability of identity breach but to eliminate certain occurrences.

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