Defender of your digital Freedom
You have the freedom to choose
your color. Pick one:

Libre Himalayan Sky

Patent-free Blue ink

Affirmative Red

Freedom of Ideas

Mukt Orange

Crowd-sourced green

Intelligent Ochre

Grey Matter

What’s New At SFLC.in

Latest Blogs

  • Roundtable on “FOSS for Public Use : Free and Open Source Software for Digital India” on May 29, 2015 May 28, 2015 SFLC.in, in collaboration with the International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) and the Centre for Internet and Society, India (CIS), is organizing a roundtable on “FOSS for Public Use : Free and ...
  • BSNL says it can block whole websites only, not web-pages May 12, 2015 This follows from our previous blog about DEITY’s revelations on website blocking. SFLC.in had requested the following information from Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) under the Right to Information Act, 2005: Number of URL blocking ...
  • FOSS News – April 2015 May 04, 2015 India announces open source policy; Big win for FOSS http://tech.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/technology/india-announces-open-source-policy-big-win-for-foss/46738776 On March 29, 2015, Indian government announced a policy on adoption of open source software, which makes it mandatory for all software applications and services ...

NetMundial 2014
  • Civil Society Closing Statement At NETmundial 2014 April 28, 2014 The Civil Society has expressed deep disappointment that the NETmundial outcome document has failed to address key concerns like surveillance and net neutrality.  Best Bits, a civil society network, has come up with the following ...
  • India’s Submission to Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance April 23, 2014 The Government of India made the following submission to NETMundial, the Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance.  The meeting will be held from April 23-24, 2014. General: 1. Internet is a shared ...
  • NetMundial Submissions April 23, 2014 The JustNet Coalition, of which SFLC.IN is a member, supports immediate reform of the present Internet Governance ecosystem and has accordingly made the following submissions to the Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, being ...
Events
  • Roundtable on “FOSS for Public Use : Free and Open Source Software for Digital India” on May 29, 2015 May 28, 2015 SFLC.in, in collaboration with the International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) and the Centre for Internet and Society, India (CIS), is organizing a roundtable on “FOSS for Public Use : Free and ...
  • Net Neutrality: Bottom-up Perspectives April 22, 2015 Half-day Consultation 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, 22 April 2015, Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum SFLC.IN in association with ICFOSS, ISOC Trivandrum, IEEE Kerala Section, and Swatantra Malayalam Computing, is organizing a half- day consultation bringing together ...
  • Rightscon Southeast Asia conference March 17, 2015 Mr. Prasanth Sugathan, Counsel, SFLC.in will be speaking at RighstCon Southeast Asia conference from March 24-25, 2015 at Manila, Philippines. RightsCon is the premier summit series bringing together civil society, engineers, activists, lawyers, companies, and ...

SFLC.in In News

  • Bringing Freedom to the Internet in India March 26, 2015 In a landmark judgment on Tuesday, the Indian Supreme Court has recognised the immense importance of free expression in the development of India in the 21st century. In its judgment, Supreme Court has restructured India’s ...
  • Victory for team of young lawyers, activists March 26, 2015 Tuesday’s verdict is a victory for a loose coalition of young lawyers, Internet activists and researchers who filed separate petitions but helped each other with backroom work and creating public opinion over the last two ...
  • Section 66A scrapped: Supreme Court adds muscle to social media March 26, 2015 In a landmark judgment on Tuesday, the Supreme Court quashed Section 66A of the Information Technology (IT) Act, 2000, which clamped down on freedom of speech and allowed the State to arrest people posting “offensive ...