July 18, 2020

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Tech This Week | The Personal Data Protection Bill in the context of the Twitter hack

This article was first published in Deccan Chronicle. Views are personal. In case you have not been following the news, earlier this week, Twitter was the subject of a very public data breach. A lot of very high profile accounts...

The US’s “Change of Policy” in the South China Sea; The Sino-Indian Border; Japan’s Military Revival; Taiwan’s Han Kuang 韩匡; NDU’s Def Forum, more

I. The Big Stories 1) The US’s “New Approach” to the South China Sea? The United States Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo, in his latest speech, unveiled the country’s “new position” for the South China Sea (SCS) dispute this week....

MisDisMal-Information Edition 10

This newsletter is published at techpolicy.substack.com What is this? This newsletter aims to track information disorder largely from an Indian perspective. It will also look at some global campaigns and research What this is not? A fact-check newsletter. There are organisations like Altnews,...

India’s struggle to impose a ‘Google Tax’

India introduced a tax on e-commerce companies in the February Union Budget. What’s unusual about it? Don’t all companies have to pay a tax on their profits? Yes, but this is about e-commerce companies, which do not have a permanent...