Privacy

  1. Online Harrasment and Legal Remedies

    By Shrutanjaya Bhardwaj Background The information in this piece had originally been collected for an awareness session hosted by JaagoTeens for college students in DU, for which I had gone with CCG Fellow Aarti Bhavana. While preparing for the same, I had reached out to all my friends… Read More

  2. Aadhar case: Ready Reckoner

    By Shrutanjaya Bhardwaj Date Summary Links 23 September 2013 The Supreme Court issued an interim order saying that Aadhaar card is not mandatory. It observed that: “No person should suffer for not getting the Aadhaar card in spite of the fact that some authority had issued a circular making… Read More

  3. A basic right is in danger

    The post originally appeared in The Hindu on 31st July 2015. The Attorney General’s argument questioning the right of Indians to privacy is wrong on two counts. But worse, it goes against the interests of the people on every count. “While opinions may vary about Aadhar, the government is expected… Read More

  4. Symposium on Human Rights & the Internet in India

    Symposium on Human Rights & the Internet in India discussing Surveillance & Databases: Experiences & Privacy Concerns & Unpacking the Intermediary Liability Debate in India 5:00 p.m., 17th January 2015 Organised by Global Network of Internet and Society Research Centers… Read More

  5. Symposium on Human Rights and the Internet in India

    Symposium on Human Rights & the Internet in India discussing Surveillance & Databases: Experiences & Privacy Concerns & Unpacking the Intermediary Liability Debate in India 5:00 p.m., 17th January 2015 Organised by Global Network of Internet and Society Research Centers… Read More

  6. Govt pushes UID Bill through to quash SC case

    Author: Nikhil Kanekal The union government’s swift approval of the National Identification Authority of India Bill through the cabinet of ministers on 8 October, even as its law officers stood before the Supreme Court in a related case, is a strategic… Read More