How unregulated lending apps preyed on the financial uncertainty of Indians, and what can be done to protect borrowers in the future.
Rudra Chaudhuri in conversation with Nick Clegg, vice president, Global Affairs and Communications, Facebook, at the first edition of 'Facebook Fuel for India.'
Renu Pall, Nandini Kannan, Jay Gullish, Modan Saha, and Rudra Chaudhuri discuss the future of India-U.S. digital collaboration at Carnegie India's Global Technology Summit 2020.
From a laissez-faire approach, the State is turning to regulation. This is understandable, but has its risks.
Celebrity WhatsApp texts have been flashed on TV ever since the Sushant Singh Rajput case took over news. Govts do not need backdoor access to it.
India faces a host of biological risk factors. Drawing lessons from the coronavirus pandemic and prior biological disasters, India’s government should pursue new safety protocols and develop new institutions to manage future biological risk.
We need to carefully consider how the DPA can effectively operationalise different aspects of its mandate with the least amount of state capacity.
More urgently than before, India needs to consider what exactly it wants out of the fast-changing geopolitics around technology and what its role in the international digital landscape should be.
Any discussion on personal data access in India necessarily requires a reiteration of the Supreme Court's Puttaswamy verdict, which declared privacy a fundamental right.
Access to cross-border data is an integral piece of the law enforcement puzzle. India is well placed to lead the discussions on international data agreements subject to undertaking necessary surveillance reforms.