IT Rules, 2021:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government Policies and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: The Information & Broadcasting (I&B) Ministry has blocked 16 YouTube news channels, including six from Pakistan. Previously, it had blocked 78 YouTube news channels, including 18 from India, on various charges.   Why? On charges of spreading …

The new Information Technology (IT) Rules: 

GS Paper 2 Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.    Context:  Twitter has appointed a permanent Chief Compliance Officer (CCO), a Resident Grievance Officer (RGO) and a Nodal Contact Person in compliance with the new Information Technology (IT) Rules.    What’s the …