Net Neutrality - Is it Neutral?

What is Net Neutrality?

Net neutrality simply means that you are in control of what you do on the Internet. Net Neutrality is the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) should not discriminate or promote any form of data over the internet. It prevents ISPs from charging differentially based on content, user, site, etc.


Why this fuss about Net Neutrality in India?

In December 2014, Airtel, a leading telecom network and ISP, changed its service terms for 2G and 3G data packs so that Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) data was excluded from the set amount of free data. So, Airtel would levy additional charges for making voice calls using Read more