Social media ban in Kashmir affects citizens’ fundamental rights, says UN report

Social media ban in Kashmir affects citizens’ fundamental rights, says UN report: The United Nations Human Rights Commission on Thursday demanded that India “immediately end its ban” on social media networks and on mobile internet services in Jammu and Kashmir. Quoting two UN human rights experts, the report says the restrictions take away citizens’ freedom…

Outliers 16: How Osama Manzar plans to take the next billion Indians online (and fight for net neutrality)

Outliers 16: How Osama Manzar plans to take the next billion Indians online (and fight for net neutrality): Osama Manzar is a monk in India’s digital ecosystem. And that’s not just because he looks like a monk. Manzar, a digital nomad traveling across the country’s hinterland, runs Digital Empowerment Foundation, and has taken up the…

Delhi police to augment its cyber units

Delhi police to augment its cyber units: New Delhi, May 9 (PTI) The Delhi Police is planning to strengthen its cyber units at district levels with more manpower and equipment, police commissioner Amulya Patnaik today said. The officer was speaking at a workshop on cyber safety awareness for school teachers organised by the police’s Economic…