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Opinion  /  Published 11.05.22

Critical disruption

In March, the Calcutta High Court stayed the order of the Bengal government to shut down internet services to prevent cheating in board examinations. The court’s view was that the suspension ord...
By Kshitij Goyal

Opinion  /  Published 07.11.18

Internet shutdowns do little for public safety

The more things change, the more they remain the same. India leads the world in the number of internet shutdowns, with over 100 reported incidents in 2018 according to two independent studies. This ha...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.20

Internet shutdowns are sinister

Democracy is not just the power to elect your preferred government but, more important, the power to hold the elected government accountable. The Opposition in legislative assemblies or Parliament, or...
By Kashish Makkar


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