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Data Protection Bill


MoS IT: Studying inputs, won’t rush with tabling data Bill

March 04, 2022 8:53 am

Speaking on the sidelines of the NIC Tech Conclave 2022, Chandrasekhar said the government was “clear and steadfast” on the need for the Bill to act as an enabler of the digital ecosystem.

Daily Briefing: Modi talks to Putin for safe evacuation of students from Ukraine; Rajnath Singh says India wants peace

March 03, 2022 7:36 am

Restrictions on the use of airspace by the West on Russia and vice-versa is expected to impact travellers from India to the US.

US bodies push back on data protection Bill, seek new working group

March 03, 2022 7:11 am

Tweaks sought on localisation of data storage , cross-border data flow curbs.

Data Protection Bill: US flags storage, cross-border flow at ICT group meet

January 21, 2022 12:18 am

🔴 The India-US working group on ICT also discussed aspects of standardisation of 5G

‘Concern areas in Parliamentary panel report on data protection bill: Non-personal info, localisation need’

December 20, 2021 5:12 am

One major bone of contentions, for example, is the wide range of exemptions given to the government for the way it will be able to handle and process data, Kazim Rizvi, Founder, The Dialogue, a public policy think tank.

National security, at the cost of citizens’ privacy

December 20, 2021 9:58 am

🔴 Apar Gupta, Vrinda Bhandari writes: The JPC report and the Data Protection Bill, 2021 protect the government instead of the personal data of Indian citizens

There's an expansion of state power in the domain of privacy

December 18, 2021 9:30 am

🔴 Anirudh Burman writes: Parliamentary committee report on data protection bill affirms that state accountability in matters of privacy eludes us

Explained: JCP prescription for data Bill

December 23, 2021 11:42 am

The Joint Committee of Parliament on the Personal Data Protection Bill has tabled its report. A look at its proposals on the nature of data to be protected, liability of social media companies, and the implications.

Data breach to be reported in 72 hours: House joint panel

December 18, 2021 9:15 am

🔴 Report: Social media firms not acting as intermediaries accountable for content

Why sweeping powers to Govt to give exemptions: Opposition dissent on Personal Data Protection Bill

November 23, 2021 10:12 am

In their joint dissent note, Trinamool Congress MPs Derek O’ Brien and Mahua Moitra are learnt to have said the Bill lacks adequate safeguards to protect the right to privacy of data principals -- in other words, the person, company, or entity whose information is being collected.