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Facebook acknowledged concerns on interference in India’s affairs, promised to take measures: Congress

New Delhi/UNI: The Congress on Thursday said that the Facebook international has acknowledged and responded to concerns expressed by it on interference in India’s affairs and promised corrective measures.

Facebook bans BJP leader for 'promoting hate and violence'

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid the heated political slugfest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress over the online "hate speech" row, Facebook has banned a ruling saffron outfit leader for "promoting hate and violence" on the social media platform, media reports said.

BJP tops Facebook's political ad spending list, Congress follows ruling dispensation

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid the controversy over Facebook's alleged biases towards hate speeches given by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, a new data has claimed India's ruling outfit led the list of spending on political advertisements on the social networking site over the last 18 months, media reports said.

We are open, transparent and non-partisan, says Facebook after row over content policy

New Delhi/IBNS: After being accused of its biased content policy and a row over hate speech, social media giant Facebook in a blog post on Friday stated that its platform is 'an open, transparent and non-partisan' one where 'people can express themselves freely.'

Facebook reps summoned by Shashi Tharoor-led Parliamentary panel on Sept 2

New Delhi/IBNS: Facebook representatives have been summoned to meet the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology, headed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, after the social media giant has been caught up in a controversy over its contents' policy regarding some posts shared by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.

Facebook row: BJP MP Nishikant Dubey moves privilege motion against Shashi Tharoor, Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi/IBNS: The war of words between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over social media giant Facebook's content policies reached a new height on Wednesday with breach of privilege notice moved against each other by leaders of both parties.

Truth on economic destruction, unemployment can't be hidden by spreading hate on Facebook: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi/UNI: Attacking the Narendra Modi government on the rising unemployment in the country, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that the truth about economic destruction and unemployment cannot be hidden by propagating fake news and spreading hate on Facebook.

Congress demands thorough, impartial probe in Facebook India operations

New Delhi/UNI: The Congress on Tuesday asked Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to institute a thorough and impartial investigation into the Facebook India operations.

Shashi Tharoor, Mahua Moitra, BJP MP Nishikant Dubey exchange heated words over talks to summon Facebook

New Delhi/IBNS: Two opposition party MPs on Tuesday engaged themselves into a heated war of words with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Nishikant Dubey over the talks to summon social networking site Facebook for allegedly ignoring hate speeches posted by the ruling saffron outfit.

Delhi Assembly panel to summon Facebook official over hate speech issue

New Delhi/IBNS: A panel of Delhi Assembly on Monday said it would issue summon to Facebook officials, especially senior executive Ankhi Das, over the company's alleged stance regarding hate speeches posted by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.

Supreme Court asks Centre if it is making guidelines for linking Aadhaar with FB, WhatsApp

New Delhi, Sep 13 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre whether they were formulating any guidelines for linking Aadhaar with social media platforms--facebook and WhatsApp.

WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook experience glitches globally

New Delhi, Jul 3 (IBNS): Causing trouble to scores of netizens, social networking apps WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook's services are experiencing technical glitches on Wednesday.

After swearing-in, PM Modi changes social media profile picture and cover photo

New Delhi, May 31 (IBNS): After taking oath as the Prime Minister for the second term, Narendra Modi has changed the profile picture and cover photo of his own Twitter handle and Facebook profile.

WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram down for several users across the globe

New Delhi, Apr 14 (IBNS): Several netizens on Sunday said they were facing issues with WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram.

Fake news does the rounds on Facebook, confusing voters?

Gangtok, Apr 9 (UNI) Fake news, seen on Facebook is leading to confusion among voters.