Internet: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Online Harms White Paper
Published: April 9, 2019
The UK Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport in association with Home Office have released the Online Harms White Paper. The White paper sets out a programme of action to tackle content or activity that harms individual users, particularly children, or threatens our way of life in the UK, either by undermining national security ..
Recommendations of Committee to revisit the Section 126 of the Representation of the People Act
Published: January 16, 2019
The Committee headed Deputy Election Commissioner Umesh Sinha has submitted the report on revisiting the section 126 of the Representation of the People Act. The committee had nine officers from the Election Commission and one nominated member each from I&B Ministry, Law Ministry, IT Ministry, National Broadcasters Association and Press Council of India. Recommendations of ..
Category: Legal & Constitution Current Affairs
Topics: cable channels • CLAT • Deputy Election Commissioner • election silence • Internet • Model Code of Conduct • NBSA • Representation of the People Act • Section 126 of the Representation of the People Act • Social media • Umesh Sinha
Internet Society, ISPAI sign MoU to secure Internet infrastructure in India
Published: September 4, 2018
US-based nonprofit The Internet Society and Internet Service Providers Association of India (ISPAI) have signed MoU to make Internet safe and secure in India by securing routers which is vital for healthy internet infrastructure. The MoU will also see both organizations exchanging research information and training materials related to routing security which is vital to ..
Ajay Data becomes first Indian to be appointed a council member of ICANN panel Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO)
Published: August 7, 2018
Dr. Ajay Data from Jaipur, the Founder and CEO of Data XGen Plus, has become the first Indian to be appointed a council member of ICANN panel Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO). He has got a 2-year term and will take up the position during ICANN ‘s 63rd Annual General Meeting in Spain in ..
Topics: Ajay Data • Chris Disspain • Computing • Country Code Names Supporting Organization • Country code top-level domain • Domain name • Domain name system • ICANN • Information Technology • Internationalized country code top-level domain • Internet • Top-level domain
Ajay Data: First Indian to get elected as ICANN ccNSO council member
Published: August 6, 2018
The nominating committee of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has selected Ajay Data as new council member of Country Code Supporting Organisation (ccNSO). With this, he becomes first Indian to get selected as a member of ccNSO, which is policy development body of ICANN for ccTLD (country code top-level domains) issues and ..
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