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Information Technology Act

MHA asks states to order cops not to register cases under scrapped section of IT Act

Recently, the SC had said that it was shocking that the judgment striking down the law has not been implemented even now

14 Jul 2021 11:57 PM

Why social media guidelines?

Fake news factories are now being set up on both sides of the ideological fence.

26 Sep 2019 12:23 AM

Actor’s spouse arrested for harassment

The police arrested 38-year-old Abhinav Gohil after she lodged a complaint that he was abusing their daughter.

12 Aug 2019 3:07 AM

Centre in SC justifies order over ‘snooping’

There is no blanket permission to any agency and in each case the due procedure and process of law should be followed.

02 Mar 2019 3:16 AM

Tech firms write to Centre over changes in IT rules

As per the proposed amendments social media firms will have to enable investigative agencies to trace “originator” of fake news on their platforms.

01 Feb 2019 1:12 AM


India empowers agencies to snoop on computers; critics decry 'surveillance state'

They would need approval from the senior-most civil servant in the interior ministry to carry out such surveillance.

22 Dec 2018 3:52 PM

Case against Facebook user for sharing morphed image of PM Modi

The picture shows PM Modi wearing a skull cap while greeting people at a program of the Dawoodi Bohra community in Indore on September 14.

22 Sep 2018 8:01 AM

Accused of being impotent, Hyderabad man makes porn video and sends to in-laws

The 32-year-old man from Hyderabad was arrested recently, police said on Wednesday.

01 Aug 2018 7:21 PM

Man puts girl photos on FB without her nod, booked

The girl immediately approached the Vasant Kunj (south) police on April 24 and lodged a complaint in this regard.

26 Apr 2018 5:30 AM

Thane: Man loses Rs 75,000 to phishing fraud in the name of `Aadhar linking’

Kopri police have registered a case under the Information Technology Act and relevant sections of the IPC.

07 Apr 2018 10:43 AM


Kolkata: Cyber adjudicator fines man for spying on wife's mobile phone

The man denied all allegations during the hearings before the adjudicator, claiming the complaint was false and motivated.

21 Apr 2017 4:54 PM

Criminals forge judicial papers, hoodwink FIRs

Cyber experts believe breach of judicial data poses a question mark over the security of sensitive documents available online.

13 Feb 2017 1:16 AM