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Data gathering by public agencies picks up even as law hangs fire

Data collection by public agencies is gaining momentum, even as laws hang in the flames

Customs Department mandating airlines to share personal data of international flyers, Civil Aviation Ministry’s DigiYatra facial recognition system, MeitY’s proposal to share non-personal data collected by government with start-ups and researchers, CERT-In mandate requiring Virtual Private Network (VPN) Service Providers to stored their users’ data: this is among a growing number of moves by central …

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Privacy concerns: IRCTC withdraws tender for hiring consultant to monetise passenger data

Privacy concerns: IRCTC withdraws tender to hire passenger data monetization consultant

The decision to withdraw the offer was taken at the IRCTC’s annual general meeting on Friday before the panel hearing. Rail catering and ticketing arm IRCTC has withdrawn a controversial tender to hire a consultant to monetize passenger and freight customer data due to privacy concerns, officials said on Friday. The IRCTC on Friday informed …

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Paytm users can book train tickets on IRCTC now and

Paytm users can book train tickets at IRCTC now and pay later. Know how to do it

Users of Paytm Payment Gateway (Paytm PG) can now use ‘book now, pay later’ on IRCTC ticket services with the launch of Paytm Postpaid on its site. Paytm Postpaid allows users to book their tickets via IRCTC immediately with a later payment option. The feature will be useful as users will be able to book …

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