Netizen Report: Mapping “Disputed” Areas Could Become a Crime in India

The Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges, victories, and emerging trends in Internet rights around the world. It originally appears each week on Global Voices Advocacy. Mahsa Alimardani, Ellery Roberts Biddle, Weiping Li, Hae-in Lim, James Propa, Elizabeth Rivera, and Sarah Myers West contributed to this report. Maps that label geographic areas of…

Good Goverance in Panchyat Administration

The rural administrative scenario of India especially the administration of Panchyati Raj Institutions across the nation is marked by both successful innovations and practices in public service delivery as well as a number of pathetic performances. The General weakness of accountability mechanisms is an impediment to improving service delivery system for the rural poor in…

OTT Is Clearly The Next Big Thing In India

Over the top (OTT) has come up in a big way in India. The technology that refers to the delivery of audio and video over the internet, has opened up a completely new way for operators to generate revenue from VoD, catch-up TV, and interactive applications. In an exclusive interaction with CXOtoday, Vincent Low, Director, Product Marketing, Media, Akamai…

Women need to be aware of legal rights: DLSA

Visakhapatnam: Awareness is needed regarding the legal rights of women to prevent atrocities against them, said speakers at a meeting organised by the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) and Gaytatri Cultural Welfare Society on Saturday.  The meeting was held to discuss at length about the ‘Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal diagnostic Techniques Act (PCPNDT) Act’. Principal district…