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Aadhaar for Facebook? Here's what you need to know

Aadhaar for Facebook? Here's what you need to know

Facebook is not asking new users to give their Aadhaar number.

Dec 28, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
'Baahubali 2' most-discussed topic on Facebook in India

'Baahubali 2' most-discussed topic on Facebook in India

While the blockbuster epic "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" topped the most-discussed trend (top single-day moments) on Facebook in India in 2017, Miss World Manushi Chhillar grabbed the ninth spot by winning the crown at the top pageant contest.

Dec 06, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Facebook launches digital, start-up training hubs in India

Facebook launches digital, start-up training hubs in India

Since 2011 Facebook has invested more than $1 billion to support small businesses globally.

Nov 22, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Facebook Messenger rolls out Discover tab in India

Facebook Messenger rolls out Discover tab in India

The "Discover" tab was initially rolled out for people in the US, at Facebook F8 2017 Developer Conference held in April.

Nov 16, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
With 217 million Indian users, Facebook to help businesses drive growth

With 217 million Indian users, Facebook to help businesses drive growth

According to Siddharth Banerjee, EVP-Brand Communications and Insights, Vodafone, partnering with Facebook on the launch campaign for Vodafone Supernet 4G helped them cut build awareness with the right audience.

Nov 01, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Facebook releases 10 tips to spot fake news – Check out

Facebook releases 10 tips to spot fake news – Check out

Facebook has initiated an offline campaign in India to create awareness on the menace of fake news.

Sep 23, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Parsvnath leases 74,000sq ft office area to WHO, Facebook India

Parsvnath leases 74,000sq ft office area to WHO, Facebook India

While the World Health Organisation (WHO) has taken on lease about 50,700 sq ft of office space for its headquarter, Facebook India has taken 23,000 sq ft area, Jain said.

Aug 20, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Indians largest audience country for Facebook: Report

Indians largest audience country for Facebook: Report

Facebook has achieved impressive growth in both the countries since the start of 2017, but these new figures suggest that active users in India are growing more than twice as fast as they are in the US, The Next Web reported.

Jul 14, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Facebook to start testing offline videos in India from today

Facebook to start testing offline videos in India from today

Zee Media Bureau

Jul 11, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
Facebook India makes removal of offensive content a hard task

Facebook India makes removal of offensive content a hard task

Now removing offensive content from the world's largest social networking site Facebook wouldn't be easy.

Apr 30, 2016, 18:54 PM IST

Facebook India head Kirthiga Reddy steps down

A day after closing down its controversy-ridden Free Basics programme here, Facebook India Managing Director Kirthiga Reddy today stepped down from her current role and will relocate to the US.

Feb 13, 2016, 05:39 AM IST
Facebook racks up 27% revenue rise in India

Facebook racks up 27% revenue rise in India

According to filings with the Registrar of Companies, Facebook posted a 27 percent hike in its revenues in India. It reported numbers to Rs. 123.5 crore during the year to March 2015 from Rs. 97.6 crore a year earlier.

Jan 17, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Facebook holding events to boost small businesses

Facebook India on Monday said it is organising a Small Business Boost (SBB) programme designed to arm Indian businesses with the knowledge, skills and technology required to stay innovative and connect with the customers both at home and abroad.

Aug 17, 2015, 19:06 PM IST

Facebook increases investments in Indian small businesses

There are 1.49 billion people on Facebook, which is half of the estimated three billion people who use the Internet worldwide, Head of Economic Growth Initiatives for Facebook India", Ritesh Mehta said.

Aug 17, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

Facebook to scale up free mobile Internet service to boost usage

Facebook Inc plans to scale up its service to offer free basic Internet on mobile phones, an executive said, after introducing the application in 17 developing countries over the past year.

Jul 27, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

India tops Facebook's content restriction list

India is the largest userbase for Facebook outside the US with over 100 million users.

Nov 05, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

Facebook sets up India Client Council

World's largest social networking site Facebook has set up the India Client Council to offer a forum to brands to share ideas about the future of marketing.

Oct 31, 2014, 17:09 PM IST

Facebook users in India cross 100 mn, largest outside US

Social media giant Facebook has crossed 100 million active users in India, its largest base outside the US.

Apr 08, 2014, 21:04 PM IST

India made an average 18 user data requests daily to Facebook

Indian law enforcement entities made 3,245 requests for information on 4,144 Facebook users in the first six months of 2013, the report said.

Aug 28, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

Facebook users in India up 5% at 82 million in Apr-June

The number of monthly active users of Facebook in India has shot up by 5 percent to 82 million for April-June period of this year.

Aug 13, 2013, 17:15 PM IST