Prabir Purkayastha & Rishab Bailey, Courtesy:frontline.in, June 28, 2013
Edward Snowden, a 29 year former employee of Booz Allen Hamilton, a defence contractor in the United States, has blown the cover off the vast snooping empire that the US has built.
Prabir Purkayastha, June 14, 2013
Edward Snowden's disclosures to The Guardian and the The Washington Post of surveillance by the US National Security Agency (NSA) have created a public storm. Simply put, it is now clear that all those dismissed as conspiracy theorists have been right all along – every bit of digital communications is today under NSA's scanner. NSA violates the privacy of its own citizens, the sovereignty of other countries and the privacy of all foreigners – dubbed as “aliens” in the US law.
R. Nithya, March 16, 2013
Online 'critics' of Arnab Goswami and Barkha Dutt are not the same people, or if same, their methods of criticism are different.
G. Mamatha, Newsclick, March 3, 2013
THE CPI(M) has embarked upon a massive outreach programme. Titled, Sangharsh Sandesh,
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, October 26, 2012
There are two forthcoming international events that have created a huge debate on who will control the Internet in the future.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, September 6, 2012
The blocking of some websites and twitter handles recently have produced different kinds of response – some have questioned the blocking itself while others have argued that the government action was ham handed even if the intent was justified.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, June 7, 2012
Newsclick, 1 April, 2012
Newsclick is joining other activists and websites in wishing Kapil Sibal a happy April Fool’s Day. Not because he is being foolish in trying to censor the net, but because he is being too clever by half. Which amounts to the same thing.