Monthly Archives: October 2014

Flipkart Success invites jealous backlash

Just at a time when Prime Minister Mr Modi is speaking of Digital India and promotion of E Commerce, vested interests have raised their ugly head in attacking the E Commerce industry. Just as the success of Amazon as a … Continue reading

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Will Axis Bank Explain? recently was informed of a bizarre instance involving Axis bank and ATM transactions. This incident is a matter of serious concern to all Axis Bank customers and hence we would like to bring this to the notice of all … Continue reading

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New Version of Android Virus hits India

It is reported that a new version of the Android virus “selfmite” has appeared in the wild. The virus sends SMS messages to all the contacts with a hyper link which if clicked will install a malicious app. Details are … Continue reading

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Concurrent Civil and Criminal Cases

Recently, I came across an article on the web discussing how a criminal conviction or trial proceedings can produce evidence for a civil compensation. (Related Article). This was regarding a proceeding in Canada. The points raised here appeared to be … Continue reading

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Union Law Ministry remembers Cyber Appellate Tribunal

Today’s Indian Express surprisingly carried an article titled “Crash Course in Cyber Laws for Tech-Savvy Judiciary” in which the forgotten institution called “Cyber Appellate Tribunal” was remembered. The article speaks of the growing Cyber Crime risks in the country and … Continue reading

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I call for an “All India Cyber Law Awareness Movement”

In another regrettable incident, a talented young person from Patna who was earlier praised by none other than Dr Abdul Kalam for his technical skills has been arrested now for a criminal activity. The 25 year old tech genius by … Continue reading

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