Congress leaders wrote to Mark Zuckerberg following reports by the WSJ and the Time magazine about the conduct of company's team in India, alleging bias and proximity with the ruling BJP
At least five profiles of Singh, which had more than three lakh followers, showed the message that 'this content is not available right now'
A parliamentary panel lead by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor had taken note of a WSJ article claiming that Facebook ignored its hate-speech rules in favour of the BJP
'Enough evidence to prove Facebook's bias towards BJP': TMC MP Derek O'Brien writes to Mark Zuckerberg
Earlier, the Congress party had written to Zuckerberg, demanding a probe into the alleged bias and interference by Facebook India in the country's electoral democracy
Ankhi Das openly supported BJP on Facebook's internal group, says WSJ report; Congress seeks criminal probe against social media giant
According to the report, messages written by Das showed her praising Narendra Modi as the ‘strongman’ who ended the Congress’ hold in India
Facebook has said that the news publishers will be paid in every country for the delivery of news on the app.
KC Venugopal also demanded that pending the internal investigation and submission of the report, the company should "consider a new team to lead Facebook India ops"
Raipur-based journalist files FIR against Facebook India's public policy director for 'inciting communal animosity'
The FIR against Facebook India's public policy director Ankhi Das was filed by journalist Awesh Tiwari, who is named in a separate FIR filed by Das in Delhi
'Facing threats against my body, life': Facebook India's public policy director files complaint after violent reactions to WSJ report
Das alleged that several people were issuing 'threats, making sexually coloured remarks and defaming her' through online posts
The music video experience on Facebook is available in India, Thailand, and the US.
While the hub is not accessible in India, Facebook has launched a COVID-19 information centre, which is visible on top of the news feed.
Netflix says it will reduce traffic over Indian telecom networks by 25 pecent over the next 30 days.
Roles in marketing, sales, partnerships and policy have been filled in the last few months at Facebook India.
WhatsApp is waiting for regulatory approval to launch Payments that’s currently on a pilot program
In 2018, Facebook appointed a team of auditors to oversee its goals of “advancing civil rights".
The-Facebook invested platform, Meesho, connects re-sellers to reach prospective customers via social media.
The new feature is said to start the roll out slowly over the course of a week, Instagram has said.
Facebook users will soon be able to watch short video clips of candidates contesting from their constituencies.
This training programme is being held in West Bengal, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh.
Facebook's new rules and tools are an effort towards curbing election interference to India.