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National Roundtable - Privacy and Surveillance in India (click for video)

This is a brief introduction to the law of privacy and communications surveillance in India, at a National Roundtable on Privacy and Surveillance at the India International Centre in New Delhi on 4th July 2014. 47 more words

India

India's Central Monitoring System

On 23 August 2013, Milind Deora – the Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology – told the Rajya Sabha that the Central Monitoring System project (CMS), which is currently being rolled out across India in stages, is merely an attempt to automate existing mechanisms of intercepting and monitoring telephone communications. 1,966 more words

India

Israeli spy agency Mossad 'Wiretapped John Kerry's Phone During Peace Talks'

Intelligence sources claim Mossad intercepted John Kerry’s calls during peace talks earlier this year.

Israel wiretapped US Foreign Secretary John Kerry’s phone while he was brokering peace talks between the Palestinian Authority and the Jewish state, intelligence sources have claimed. 340 more words

Technology

Jonathan Goldstein: Whither the whistlers? On what it means to lose a useless skill

Sunday. 10:42 a.m. It was a mistake to have ordered the “lumberjack breakfast,” a meal consisting of pancakes, eggs, and three different kinds of pork. Rather than lumberjacking, I feel like lying down on the curb and napping. 547 more words

Life

Jonathan Goldstein: On wandering the library in search of an author to plot one's life

Sunday. 9:30 a.m. Being an adult is hard.

This is the only excuse I have for forgetting to renew my driver’s licence. For the past two years. 533 more words

Life

Nevada Tops List For Wiretaps

(Las Vegas, NV) — When it comes to electronic wiretaps, Nevada leads the nation.

According to data compiled by the Pew Research center, there were 38 phone wiretaps in the Silver State for every 500,000 people in 2013. 37 more words

News

Jonathan Goldstein: Embrace embarrassment, don't sit through bad movies and a few other tips for existing in the world

Saturday. 12:20 p.m. Existence: Maybe not for everybody?

Some might have excelled, really found their niche, remaining unborn. Unborn and pure. Never cheating on their income tax. 518 more words

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