In recent months, the Indian government has started employing facial recognition to enhance law enforcement capabilities.
Since the Cold War, the U.S. relationship with India and China has been intertwined.
For India, the equation is pretty simple: better diplomatic relations between the United States and Iran would let New Delhi deal more smoothly with both countries. A decline in the relationship adversely affects Indian interests.
The Indian Ministry of Home Affairs has proposed a nationwide Automated Facial Recognition System (AFRS) that will use images from CCTV cameras, newspapers, and raids to identify criminals against existing records in the Crime and Criminal Tracking Networks and System (CCTNS) database.
The success of such a law depends on how its purview is defined and how well it is implemented.
It has been estimated that children and adolescents under the age of 18 account for one in three Internet users around the world.
As countries in the Indo-Pacific continue to deepen maritime collaborations between friends, partners, and allies, the island territories in the region are well-positioned to offer tremendous support and strategic leverage to India and its partners.
The recent debate on privacy that started with Aadhaar is at a curious inflection point with the introduction of The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 in Parliament.
Outbreaks of life-threatening infectious diseases such as Ebola in West Africa, Zika in South America, Avian influenza in China, and Nipah in India are occurring with increasing frequency.
As India emerges as a major global economic power, its inclination to leverage technology for financial services has simultaneously increased.