Privacy laws

The ease with which Facebook’s platform was used to manipulate voters should force on how the sector operates. Photo: Reuters

Tech sector needs a dose of humility

4 min read . 11 Apr 2018
There are more than 1.18 billion Aadhaar card holders in the country. Photo: Mint
The accountability model will have the greatest impact on companies that deal with personal data, increasing their obligations to ensure that their actions do not, even inadvertently, result in breach of the privacy of their subscribers. Photo: iStock

Privacy laws: Alternatives to consent

7 min read . 11 Aug 2017
The manner in which the use of Aadhaar number is being made mandatory erodes the right to privacy further. Photo: Mint