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At judiciary committee hearing, senators take sharper aim at Facebook and Twitter
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At judiciary committee hearing, senators take sharper aim at Facebook and Twitter

Mark Zuckerberg fielded the majority of the inquiries with 71, and Jack Dorsey was asked 56 questions

Top Facebook India executive Ankhi Das exits company amidst political content row
India

Top Facebook India executive Ankhi Das exits company amidst political content row

Das led the company's Public Policy in India, South and Central Asia for almost nine years.

Imran Khan writes to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, seeks ban on Islamophobic content on platform
World

Imran Khan writes to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, seeks ban on Islamophobic content on platform

This letter comes on the same day that Imran accused French president Emmanuel Macron of "attacking Islam" after the European leader criticised Islamists and defended the publication of cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed.

Facebook's long and halting fight against misinformation: A timeline of six years
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Facebook's long and halting fight against misinformation: A timeline of six years

Here are some of the biggest steps and missteps Facebook has taken in the fight against misinformation since 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio, Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian swear off Instagram — All You Need to Know about #StopHateForProfit campaign
Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio, Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian swear off Instagram — All You Need to Know about #StopHateForProfit campaign

Multiple global celebrities froze their accounts on Facebook and Instagram for a 24-hour period as a sign of protest against Facebook’s role in the spread of misinformation and hate speech.

Mark Zuckerberg, with iron grip over Facebook, is America's most powerful unelected man
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Mark Zuckerberg, with iron grip over Facebook, is America's most powerful unelected man

Zuckerberg controls three core communications platforms, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, that billions use every day

'Facebook denounces hate, bigotry in all forms'; social media giant responds to Congress letters
India

'Facebook denounces hate, bigotry in all forms'; social media giant responds to Congress letters

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

Facebook bans BJP's T Raja Singh for hate speech amid allegations it favoured saffron party
India

Facebook bans BJP's T Raja Singh for hate speech amid allegations it favoured saffron party

At least five profiles of Singh, which had more than three lakh followers, showed the message that 'this content is not available right now'

'Enough evidence to prove Facebook's bias towards BJP': TMC MP Derek O'Brien writes to Mark Zuckerberg
India

'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

Shashi Tharoor-led parliamentary panel to discuss Facebook hate speech issue today
India

Shashi Tharoor-led parliamentary panel to discuss Facebook hate speech issue today

The BJP members of the panel have opposed Tharoor's decision to discuss the issue of Facebook reportedly ignoring hate speech rules in India, and summoning the platform's representatives before it

'Facebook deleted right-wing pages before 2019 polls': Ravi Shankar Prasad writes to Mark Zuckerberg
India

'Facebook deleted right-wing pages before 2019 polls': Ravi Shankar Prasad writes to Mark Zuckerberg

Prasad has written the letter in the backdrop of growing criticism against the Centre over two recent reports in the Wall Street Journal

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook erred in not removing post calling armed civilians to enter Kenosha after Jacob Blake’s death
World

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook erred in not removing post calling armed civilians to enter Kenosha after Jacob Blake’s death

The Facebook founder acknowledged that the approaching presidential election would present greater challenges around polarising content

Facebook braces for Trump to sow doubt on election results as US president attacks mail-in voting yet again
World

Facebook braces for Trump to sow doubt on election results as US president attacks mail-in voting yet again

Mark Zuckerberg and his lieutenants are holding daily meets about minimising how the platform can be used to dispute the November election

Congress writes to Mark Zuckerberg, demands time-bound inquiry into Facebook India's operations
India

Congress writes to Mark Zuckerberg, demands time-bound inquiry into Facebook India's operations

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"

Instagram merges Direct Messages with Messenger chats in the latest update
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Instagram merges Direct Messages with Messenger chats in the latest update

The DM icon on the Instagram app (placed in the top right corner) is also reportedly replaced by the Facebook Messenger logo.

Mukesh Ambani now fifth richest billionaire globally, pips Elon Musk, Steve Ballmer
Business

Mukesh Ambani now fifth richest billionaire globally, pips Elon Musk, Steve Ballmer

With a net worth of $77.3 billion, Mukesh Ambani is also the only Asian to feature in the top 10 in Forbes' Real Time Billionaires List, placed after Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook places 'voting info' label on US President Donald Trump's post on mail-in voting
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Facebook places 'voting info' label on US President Donald Trump's post on mail-in voting

The Facebook label does not dispute Trump's claim and redirects users to details from a US government website on how to vote in the 2020 elections.

Facebook removes 50 personal, professional pages connected to US President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone
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Facebook removes 50 personal, professional pages connected to US President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone

Facebook says Stone and his associate used fake accounts and followers to promote his books and posts.

'Facebook stands firmly against hate': COO Sheryl Sandberg's full statement on alleged inaction against hate messages
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'Facebook stands firmly against hate': COO Sheryl Sandberg's full statement on alleged inaction against hate messages

Sandberg says Facebook is having a relook at its policies not for financial reasons or advertiser pressure, but because it is the right thing to do