Thackeray FB row: Charges against girls dropped

Police on Tuesday dropped all charges against two girls from Palghar whose arrest over a Facebook post criticising shutdown in Mumbai during Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray`s funeral last month had sparked an uproar.

Another Facebook-related complaint emerges from Palghar

In yet another case from Palghar in Thane, police received a complaint about "objectionable" matter relating to late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray posted on "fake" Facebook account of local newspaper.

Facebook row: Officials to review IT Act today

The Cyber Regulation Advisory Committee will be meeting to consider if Section 66A in the Information Technology Act is too draconian.

Will never visit Facebook: Girls held for Thackeray post

Two Thane-based girls, who were arrested by the Maharashtra police for posting controversial comments on Facebook on late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray`s death, have deactivated their account on the social networking website.

Thackeray FB post row: 9 held for vandalism

Maharashtra police on Tuesday arrested nine people from Palghar for allegedly vandalising the clinic of a man who is the uncle of the girl arrested for her offensive Facebook post on Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray`s death.