Centre for Internet & Society

Nothing to Kid About – Children's Data Under the New Data Protection Bill

by Shweta Mohandas and Anamika Kundu

The pandemic has forced policymakers to adapt their approach to people's changing practices, from looking at contactless ways of payment to the shifting of educational institutions online.

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Clause 12 Of The Data Protection Bill And Digital Healthcare: A Case Study

by Amber Sinha

In light of the state’s emerging digital healthcare apparatus, how does Clause 12 alter the consent and purpose limitation model?

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How Function Of State May Limit Informed Consent: Examining Clause 12 Of The Data Protection Bill

by Amber Sinha

The collective implication of leaving out ‘proportionality’ from Clause 12 is to provide very wide discretionary powers to the state.

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CIS Comments and Recommendations on the Data Protection Bill, 2021

by Pallavi Bedi and Shweta Mohandas

This document is a revised version of the comments we provided on the 2019 Bill on 20 February 2020, with updates based on the amendments in the 2021 Bill.

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Notes for India as the digital trade juggernaut rolls on

by Arindrajit Basu

Sitting out trade negotiations could result in the country losing out on opportunities to shape the rules.

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Call for respondents: the implementation of government-ordered censorship

by Gurshabad Grover and Divyansha Sehgal

The Centre for Internet and Society is conducting interviews with people whose content has been affected by blocking orders from the Indian Government.

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Online caste-hate speech: Pervasive discrimination and humiliation on social media

by Damni Kain, Shivangi Narayan, Torsha Sarkar and Gurshabad Grover

A research report on the contours of online caste-hate speech and how social media platforms moderate such expression.

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