Govt assures widest possible talks before formalising social media rules

The government will have the widest possible consultations before formalising rules governing social media companies, but will make clear the sovereign has all the rights to bring in laws to better serve its people, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. Continue Reading

Facebook makes India a separate region on par with Menlo Park

The move came as a major overhaul of Facebook’s business structure. The India board will also be the first such for Facebook in any of its markets outside of the US. The local office will no longer be part of Facebook’s Asia Pacific operations and will report directly to Menlo Park. Continue Reading