Efforts towards Videography to improve Criminal Justice System in India

In the earlier post here, we discussed how the Apex Court has taken stance over the video recording of the court proceedings as well as the use of cameras in the Police stations. Does Indian Evidence Act, read with Information… Continue Reading

Summary of Triple Talaq case

The practice of ‘talaq-e-biddat’ can be traced to the second century, after the advent of Islam. It is recognized only by a few Sunni schools. Most prominently, by the Hanafi sect of Sunni Muslims. The practice is still widely prevalent… Continue Reading

Evolving Concept of ‘Mental Cruelty’ as a ground for Divorce under Hindu Law

“Parties to a marriage to a marriage tying the nuptial knot are supposed to bring about the union of souls. It creates a new relationship of love, affection, care and concern between the husband and wife. According to Hindu Vedic… Continue Reading

Dimensions of Information Security

Concept and Meaning of Information Security Information security is ‘the protection of information from a wide range of threats in order to ensure business continuity, minimize business damage and maximize return on investments and business opportunities’ and is also ‘essential… Continue Reading

DATA AS AN ECONOMIC ASSET : CAUTION AGAINST DESTRUCTIVE USES

Processing of personal data occurs within and is often structured by social, economic and institutional settings. The interactive technologies enable that personalized data can enter into the commercial calculus of the marketing machine, thereby transferring it, selling it, and even… Continue Reading

Central Identities Data Repository under the Aadhaar law

In the previous posts, basics about Aadhaar, punishments for data breaches under Aadhaar law, sharing of information under Aadhaar law , Aadhaar and Privacy etc have been discussed. This post focusses on Central Identities Data Repository and how it is maintained by the… Continue Reading