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Information Technology Act


Paper leak case: Second arrested Army Major sent to police custody till March 15

March 10, 2021 10:17 pm

The state Women and Child Welfare Ministry had urged all civic bodies in the state to provide financial assistance to the disabled in their jurisdictions to reduce their suffering due to the lockdown.

Centre's new IT rules were much-needed to ensure online platforms are subject to law of the land

February 27, 2021 8:50 am

The policy has tried to create the much-needed level-playing field between online news platforms and print media on the one hand and online and television news media on the other.

Woman held for 'posting girl's picture with price tag' on social media

February 26, 2021 7:14 pm

According to police, the accused Radha Singh (32), a resident of Gota in Ahmedabad and native of Morena in Madhya Pradesh, was held by a team of Cyber Crime Cell of Ahmedabad police on Friday after a complainant approached them.

State pushback

February 26, 2021 7:45 am

Light touch or blunt instrument? New rules to regulate social media and OTT draw the lines between Big Tech and government.

Probe begins into Rs 8.1 lakh fraud on Canara Bank

February 15, 2021 1:20 am

“According to the complainant, between September 27 and October 6 in 2020, unknown persons used three credit cards 81 times at the ATM branch to withdraw Rs 8.1 lakh cash,” said a police officer at Ahmedabad Cyber Crime Cell.

Law student arrested for Facebook post on Modi & Adityanath

January 19, 2021 5:02 am

Gorakhpur University suspends student, sets up a disciplinary panel to probe the matter.

Centre now bans 47 clones of Chinese apps banned earlier

July 28, 2020 9:20 am

India bans Chinese apps: A month since the last ban, sources in the Ministry tells The Indian Express that “the problem is with the operational ethics of certain apps. This is an ongoing process."

SC issues notice to Centre on MHA's 'snooping' order, seeks reply within six weeks

January 14, 2019 1:10 pm

The petition, filed by advocate Manohar Lal Sharma, seeks quashing of the government's December 20 order which empowers the agencies to intercept any computer under the Information Technology Act.

Supreme Court seeks govt reply on plea alleging arrests under scrapped IT law

January 08, 2019 2:14 am

The top court issued notice to the Centre and sought its response in the matter within four weeks.

Monitoring computers and intercepting data is not new, nor is it easy

December 21, 2018 11:57 pm

According to an official, despite the powers, unlike phone conversations, it is not easy to intercept Internet communication. Another complication is that most of these companies do not have servers in India.