‘Aadhaar just an ID’

Infosys co-founder and former Unique Identification Authority of India chairman Nandan Nilekani Monday said Aadhaar did not qualify as a tool for surveillance and privacy and it was just an ID. Defending Aadhaar, the Infosys co-founder said it never collected data on individual. “It (Aadhaar) is a much simpler system because the privacy problem becomes […]

Kashmir witnesses highest number of internet shutdowns: Study

A recent international study has said that Kashmir is the region with highest number of internet shutdowns in the world referring the frequent communication gag as ‘digital repression’. The recent Standford University study “Of Blackouts and Bandhs: The Strategy and Structure of Disconnected Protest in India”, which caught attention of world community on the social […]