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Home Department, State of Rajasthan: No more Internet Shutdowns for prevention of cheating in examinations.

Nov 29, 2018
There has been a staggering increase in the number of Internet Shutdowns in India. In comparison to 2012 when India saw only three shutdowns over a year, in 2018, India has already observed 127 as of…

SFLC.in at IGF 2018, Paris: Overview of our Lightning Talk on Internet Shutdowns

Nov 28, 2018
The 13th Internet Governance Forum (“IGF”) was hosted by the Government of France at the headquarters of UNESCO in Paris from 12 to 14 November 2018. The overarching theme for the event was ‘Internet…

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Round Table Discussion | Building an Indian Data Protection Framework: Next Steps

Feb 09, 2018
In the light of recent developments in India's privacy and data protection landscape, we are organizing Round Table Discussions on Building an Indian Data Protection Framework: Next Steps at…

SFLC.in at Swatantra ’17

Jan 03, 2018
Dates: 20 and 21 December 2017 Venue: Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum, Kerala, India People in attendance: ~400   Panel Discussion SFLC.in was a part of the closing session titled “Software Freedom –…

Public Discussion on Privacy & Data Protection: The Road Ahead

Jan 03, 2018
Date: 18 December 2017 Venue: Hotel Avenue Center, Kochi, Kerala, India People in attendance: ~70   Key Note Speaker: Justice A. K. Jayasankaran Nambiar, Judge, Kerala High Court

Extension of Aadhaar linking deadlines: What's the catch?

Dec 28, 2017
Earlier this month on December 14, a five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court (SC) of India heard arguments for interim relief from a batch of 28 petitions (led by K S Puttaswamy v. Union…