Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Internet Governance

Internet Governance

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...

Is Technology Disrupting Healthcare to Solve Chronic Challenges?

Globally, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries are facing tremendous challenges like high cost, low access, little price transparency, weak R&D pipeline, questionable Fixed Dose Combinations,...

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...

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...

ICT and perception of a city

In the last two decades Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has modified all the three aspects of a city- economic, social and political. The...

Broadband – What’s the plan?

Assessing the way forward for growth of broadband internet in a compulsively digitized economy Last month the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), conducted a...

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...

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...

The rising war against virtual terrorism

Last week of August one of the largest microblogging site, Twitter Inc, issued a statement of suspending about 360,000 Twitter profiles for ‘promotion of...

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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