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Saturday, November 27, 2021

Chinmayi Arun

The writer is research director, Centre for Communication Governance, National Law University, Delhi.

Social media platforms need to commit to a consistent refusal to help heads of state incite violence
Fri, Jan 15, 2021

What happens the next time a world leader incites violence on these platforms? Facebook might leave their speech up, since it has left itself room to do so. Twitter might take it down, but it is not clear what counts as enough incitement for an elected official’s account to be suspended.

A question of power
Wed, May 25, 2016

SC judgment on criminal defamation ignores the fact that the parties involved in defamation complaints are rarely equals.

Demarcating a safe threshold
Wed, Feb 24, 2016

Rules on suspension of internet would allay concerns on individual rights.

Codes And Conundrums
Fri, Sep 25, 2015

Information security, law enforcement goals of encryption policy need reconciling.

Speaking for freedom
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

The most shining moments of Section 66A judgment lie in its articulation of what freedom of expression means in India.

Way to watch
Wed, Jun 26, 2013

The domestic surveillance regime in India lacks adequate safeguards