INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

  • Don't want to live in fear of being jailed: IT Act petitioner November 30, 2012

    The Supreme Court has issued notices to the Centre, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Delhi and Puducherry governments over the petition filed by a Delhi University student, Shreya Singhal, challenging the Information Technology Act. The court has asked Maharashtra to explain arrest of the two Palghar girls over Facebook comments...
  • Govt under pressure to amend section 66 (A) of the IT act November 29, 2012

    The Supreme Court has asked the Attorney General to respond to a petition challenging the controversial Section 66A in the IT Act. ...
  • The Last Word: Is there a need to review Information Technology Act? November 20, 2012

    Does the highhanded arrest of two young girls mean it's time to review and revise the IT Act? ...
  • FTN: Internet censorship not a sign of rising power January 15, 2010

    The Chinese government is on a collision course with Google. It is a clash between an authoritarian political system and the free flow of information. The Internet giant Google says it may wind up its China operations because of the way the Chinese government not only censors its content but hacks...
  • Tech tonic changes in '09: Take your pick December 31, 2009

    Rati Chaudhary compiled a list of technologies and science that made news in 2009. ...