Copy Right is the ownership right over any intellectual property. Laws that confer copy right to persons who have created any literary work, music, work of art or computer software are promulgated by each country but the work created in any country under its laws protect the copyright in other countries as per the Berne Convention in 1886.
So far as India is concerned more information is contained in the Hand Book of Copyright Law. To read the Indian Act in full click The Indian Copyright Act,1957.
Online registration of copyright can be done through www.legalserviceindia.com.