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Key factors for regulating encryption under Indian cyber law
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In the News 21 October 2021

Key factors for regulating encryption under Indian cyber law

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Internet Society Study: IXPs Can Improve Quality of Service for Local Users
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Internet Exchange Points 13 October 2021

Internet Society Study: IXPs Can Improve Quality of Service for Local Users

A new Internet Society study shows local Internet exchange points (IXPs) play a pivotal role in ensuring quality of...

At the 2021 Asia-Pacific Community Networks Summit: Innovating Policymaking to Connect the Unconnected
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Community Networks 22 September 2021

At the 2021 Asia-Pacific Community Networks Summit: Innovating Policymaking to Connect the Unconnected

The Internet Society and the UN have partnered to connect Asia's hardest-to-connect – and community networks play a vital role....

Internet bans in Kashmir: A kick in the stomach for bread earners, education and small businesses
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In the News 13 September 2021

Internet bans in Kashmir: A kick in the stomach for bread earners, education and small businesses

The Plunge Daily
The battle for control of Afghanistan’s internet
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In the News 7 September 2021

The battle for control of Afghanistan’s internet

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India’s Sandes takes on WhatsApp, citing security and misinformation concerns
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In the News 3 August 2021

India’s Sandes takes on WhatsApp, citing security and misinformation concerns

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