NLSIU wants cyber security lessons in schools, colleges

The National Law School of India University (NLSIU) has suggested the introduction of cyber security as a component in schools and colleges for students often oblivious of online dangers, which includes them flouting India’s sometimes ambivalent cyber laws. The recommendation is part of the law school’s 9-point guideline submitted to the Union Ministry of Information…

Engineer robbed by cyber criminals

Indirapuram – Ramandeep, An Engineer working with a MNC in Gurgaon and living in Indirapuram has been cheated by the cyber criminals. On Tuesday evening, he received a phone call asking for his debit card number. The caller pretended to be from the HR Department of the company he works for. Since the call was…

Northeast students allege online racial abuse

In what appears to be a disturbing trend, a number of students from Meghalaya studying in Delhi have approached police alleging that someone has hurled racial abuses at them on a social networking site in the past few months. According to the complainants, a particular Facebook page titled, “Save the Hindus of Himalaya”, has carried…

18th National Conference on e-Governance Theme: Digital Governance-New Frontier

The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India, in association with the Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India and Government of Gujarat, is organising the 18th National Conference on e-Governance on January 30-31, 2015 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Senior Officers from the Government, Industry, academicians, technical experts and NGOs will participate in the…