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SC seeks govt reply on privacy policy for social media sites like WhatsApp, FacebookSign in to Read

January 17, 2017 10:06 am

The Delhi High Court had restrained WhatsApp from sharing with Facebook user information existing upto September 25 last year.

Delhi HC asks Centre, Google: Does right to privacy include right to be forgotten?Sign in to Read

May 02, 2016 11:39 am

Does right to privacy include right to delink from the Internet the irrelevant information, the Delhi High Court has asked the Centre and Google.

Govt mulls new regulatory policy to balance security and privacySign in to Read

June 22, 2015 1:38 pm

The government is working on a new regulatory framework for lawful interception and monitoring of telephone calls

Hillary Clinton says personal email used for 'convenience'; critics still concerned about state secretsSign in to Read

March 11, 2015 9:12 am

The former U.S. senator and first lady insisted she had done nothing wrong and had complied with all government policies.

Google of 'sneaking away citizens' privacy says EU commissionerSign in to Read

March 03, 2012 11:36 am

Google’s new privacy policy is a significant infringement of the right to privacy.

Facebook shows how to turn off 'facial recognition' over privacy outcrySign in to Read

July 28, 2011 1:37 pm

Facebook had quietly opted users into the 'Tag Suggestions' feature earlier this year.

8 out of 10 tots have online presence: AVGSign in to Read

October 08, 2010 4:33 pm

A study by AVG found an average of 81 per cent of toddlers in ten western countries have a digital presence.

East meets West: Hollywood stars spread message against piracySign in to Read

June 12, 2009 3:41 am

The crew and cast of Hollywood film Heartland,minus the energetic Divya Dutta,descended upon the city on Thursday for the film’s shooting.

Cyber criminals target FacebookersSign in to Read

March 03, 2009 11:50 am

Facebook has been hit by hackers looking to paw upon users’ valuable information. The site has faced five different security threats in the past seven days.


What the Supreme Court did not address in its Aadhaar verdict

June 18, 2020 2:35 pm

There are still many unanswered questions about aadhaar despite the Supreme Court's verdict of more than 1,400 pages. Usha Ramanathan tells us the concerns that the poor of India still have, what making aadhaar voluntary means and whether the linking

What Justice Chandrachud said during the aadhaar verdict

June 18, 2020 2:36 pm

What Justice DY Chandrachud said during the aadhaar verdict, many agree, will have implications in the future. He was the judge who did not agree with the majority opinion of the bench on many key issues. Here's what he said.

Aadhaar verdict: All you need to know about the Supreme Court judgment

June 18, 2020 2:36 pm

The Supreme Court on Monday declared that the Aadhaar Act is constitutional but not mandatory to open a bank account and to get a new mobile connection. Here's where you need it and where you don't.