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Writ petition was filed in the Kerala High Court challenging Rule 4 of Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011.

Mar 01, 2012
Mr. Shojan Jacob filed a writ in the Kerala High Court challenging Rule 4 of the Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011.

Lack of strong privacy law in healthcare a big worry

Feb 13, 2012
DNA published an article in which Talish Ray and Prasanth Sugathan, Counsels at SFLC.in, point out that there are concerns about what the government as well as companies can do with digitised,…

Mobile Application development for Indian market still a dream

Jan 22, 2012
Balaji Kutty, Board member at SFLC.in, wrote an article in The Hindu explaining the issues that plague application development for mobiles in India. Issues faced by a mobile developers include lack…

Google, Facebook fight offensive content lawsuit

Jan 17, 2012
Appearing on a TV show on a discussion regarding the petition filed against social networking sites for hosting content offensive to religious sensibilities, Mr. Prasanth Sugathan, Counsel at SFLC.in…

Business Line: Open Source activists fret over online media blues

Dec 30, 2011
Press coverage of the Fourth International Free and Open Source Software (FOSSK4) conference held at Kerala. The conference discussed about erosion of privacy and personal freedom on online media.…

RTI Reply Reveals Delhi Government's Plans to Monitor the Internet

Dec 12, 2011
Sflc.in after a long procedure involving multiple RTI applications and complaint before the Central Information Commissioner could get access to a copy of the draft Regulation (Control and management…

Backdoor Censorship Alias Intermediary Pre-Screening

Dec 12, 2011
Kapil Sibal's diktat to social networking sites to pre-screen user generated content has generated a fresh debate on the issue of freedom of expression. The Minister in an interview to the Hindu…

Thank You Mr Sibal!

Dec 10, 2011
We at SFLC.in , have been crying ourselves hoarse, on the Government Of India's clamp down on Freedom of Speech and Expression since April 2011 . Why April? In April, the Central Government notified…

Wikipedia - Bringing Free Knowledge to Everyone

Nov 28, 2011
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high Where knowledge is free... - Rabindranath Tagore

Complaint filed by Arjun Jaitley for fake twitter account

Nov 24, 2011
A complaint was registered with the Economic Offences Wing of the Delhi Police, by BJP member Arun Jaitley alleging that a fake twitter profile had been created in his name. In his complaint Jaitley…

Internet and Freedom of Expression

Nov 12, 2011
November 2-4, 2011 took sflc.in to participate in a closed group discussion organized byPoint of View,Internet Democracy Project,Center for Policy Alternatives, andGlobal Partners & Associateson…

Youth arrested for creating Rahul Gandhi's fake account

Nov 09, 2011
A youth was arrested by a police team from Madhya Pradesh for creating a fake account on Facebook in the name of Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi. 19 year old Ankit, a BCom student was…