Thursday, October 18, 2018
Internet Governance

Internet Governance

What is it that can be offered for free?

A detailed Analysis of TRAI’s consultation paper on ‘Free Data’ The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has rolled out a new consultation paper, titled...

What’s up with the Encryption?

Last week Supreme Court dismissed a public interest litigation seeking to ban messaging applications like WhatsApp that use end to end encryption to secure...

Making one citizen, one identity, a reality

Analysis of the Aadhaar (Targeted delivery of financial and other subsidies, benefits and services) Bill, 2016 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his recent budget speech...

The Aadhaar for Individual Profiling

Much has been debated about the privacy concerns surrounding the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016 ....

The state of data infrastructure in India

By Ranjeet Rane, Contributing Editor, The Dialogue By the end of 2016, India will have 400 million internet users. This number took a decade to...

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Analysis of Facebook’s Government Request Report for 2015 H2.  Facebook recently released its Government Request Report for second half of 2015 (July – December). This...

Should surge pricing be regulated?

On 18th April 2016, the Delhi government banned the use of surge pricing by app-based cab services. At the moment there is a dearth...

Equal Access or Equitable Access?

Public policy analysts were still deciphering the consultation paper on ‘Free Data’ released by TRAI when the new ‘pre-consultation’ paper on ‘Net Neutrality’ was...

Why Digital India took on Facebook and won

February marked a significant event in the life of Digital India, in a country that is home to more than 400 million internet users. The Telecom...

Store in India: Making India the Data Hub of the World

There are valuable lessons to draw from best practices worldwide when it comes to leveraging India’s potential as the Data hub of Asia initially...

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