Ravi Shankar Prasad
India’s data protection bill: from protecting data to a surveillance state
India’s Personal Data Protection bill provides some protection against big digital companies, but none against big government. The objective is a surveillance state where any criticism of the government would be considered sedition
Ministers play hide-and-seek in Indian parliament over Pegasus
Replies in India’s parliament by two ministers ducked the question whether a government agency used the spyware Pegasus to hack citizens phones
What is the Indian IT minister hiding on WhatsApp Hack?
Instead of ordering a criminal investigation into the hacking of WhatsApp platform and citizens’ smartphones, the Indian IT minister Ravishankar Prasad is hiding behind the plea that ‘others did it first’