Minors’ Participation in Protests: Balancing Rights and Restrictions

Zen Gunratan Sadavarte, a twelve-year-old from Mumbai, wrote a letter to the Chief Justice of India (CJI), highlighting the death of a four-month-old baby Mohommad Jahhan due to his exposure to the frigid weather of the capital. The infant’s mother used to regularly take him to the Shaheen Bagh protest site, where women in largeContinue reading “Minors’ Participation in Protests: Balancing Rights and Restrictions”

Right to Internet as a Fundamental Right

Right to the Internet in the International Forum In 2011, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) adopted a report of the Special Rapporteur, Mr. Frank La Rue on the Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression[1]. The report stressed the importance of universal access to the Internet and itContinue reading “Right to Internet as a Fundamental Right”

Data Protection Laws in India: Analysis of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 in line with the IT Act, 2000

Just dial, Yahoo[2], Microsoft[3], Google, Whatsapp, Adobe[4], LexisNexis[5], Catha way, LinkedIn, Grindr, Uber[6], Twitter and Sony[7] These are the names of some tech giants globally who collect and store loads of data on their servers. But did you know that the data on their servers has been prey to data breach numerable times making vulnerableContinue reading “Data Protection Laws in India: Analysis of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 in line with the IT Act, 2000”