IT Act

American woman held for obscene photoshoot in Rishikesh

Police said the accused woman filmed 'obscene' content at the Lakshman Jhula and later uploaded the clip on social media.

published on : 18th October 2020

Four get rigorous life imprisonment in Alwar gang-rape case

The court also awarded five years imprisonment to one of the convicts under the IT Act for filming and circulating a video clip of the incident.

published on : 6th October 2020

Cops book ‘unnamed individual’ based on complaint against Youtuber Maridhas

Maridhas had recently posted a video alleging that several journalists working at News 18’s Tamil Nadu channel were supporters of the Dravidar Kazhagam and the opposition DMK.

published on : 24th July 2020

Obscene video lands Assam university professor in jail

The accused Dhrubajit Choudhury is an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at Dibrugarh University.

published on : 3rd July 2020

I-T dept gets Rajasthan HC notice on post-demonetisation amendment to Income-Tax Act

A division bench comprising Chief Justice Indrajit Mahanty and Justice P S Bhati also barred the department from taking any coercive action against the petitioner until next order.

published on : 9th March 2020

Government looking at revamping I-T Act: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The minister said a team will be put in place that will take inputs from experts and the industry.

published on : 26th February 2020

Citizenship Act sir: Dalit activists condemn ‘police brutality’

Former JNUSU Secretary Ramanagar, said the government was looking at protesters with revenge.

published on : 22nd December 2019

Google can be prosecuted for defamation if complaint made before amendment in IT Act: SC

The top court's ruling came on a plea by Google India, seeking quashing of defamation complaint initiated prior to the amendments in the IT Act.

published on : 10th December 2019

Report on citizens' surveillance is baseless: IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The minister said that there are suitable provisions under the IT Act and work is in progress to bring in a law for data protection.

published on : 5th December 2019

Gujarat Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar's self-immolation: Government accepts demands of kin

Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar had set himself ablaze outside the Patan Collector's office on Thursday and had died of burn injuries at a private hospital in Ahmedabad the next day.

published on : 17th February 2018

Gujarat: Activist Bhanubhai Vankar, who set himself on fire over alleged delay in allotment of land to Dalit family, dies

Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar, who set himself on fire outside the Patan Collector's office over alleged delay in allotment of land to a Dalit family, succumbed during treatment tonight.

published on : 16th February 2018

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani orders probe into Dalit activist's self-immolation bid

Sixty-year-old Vankar, who suffered severe burns after he set himself on fire outside Patan district Collector's office yesterday, has been admitted to a private hospital in Ahmedabad.

published on : 16th February 2018