Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California and a flagship service of the namesake company Facebook, Inc. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.
Armenia is closing its border with Iran for two weeks and suspending air traffic after reports of coronavirus cases there, Armenia's Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in a Facebook post on Sunday. Reuters - Published
The candidates vying to be the next leader of the Labour Party have told members at the Durham hustings how they would win back seats lost to the Conservatives in the 2019 General Elections. Report by..
Evacuees from Wuhan have been released from a two-week coronavirus quarantine centre in Milton Keynes this morning. More than 100 people flown out of the Chinese city at the centre of the outbreak left..
The 32 evacuees from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have arrived at Arrowe Park Hospital on the Wirral. The passengers wearing masks were split between three coaches along with medical professionals..
Parts of Yorkshire have been suffering the affects of further rainfall. Major roads in the Wharfe Valley became impassable after the river burst its banks and caused chaos for residents and businesses..
Cameras have been allowed inside Arrowe Park Hospital to film the special quarantine facility where 32 passengers who were evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise liner will stay for two weeks after..
The Prince of Wales has visited Pontypridd in South Wales, where he met residents and businesses affected by the recent floods. Prince Charles was greeted by large crowds of people in the town when he..
A Muslim prayer leader, Raafat Maglad, has said he forgives his attacker after returning to the mosque where he was stabbed. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and..
Former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair has called for a "born again, head-to-toe renewal" of his party, highlighting its failings at the last election over the Brexit issue. Report by Etemadil. Like..
Business minister Nadhim Zahawi reacts to the shooting in Germany overnight, calling for a 'collective effort' from society to identify individuals at risk of far-right or Islamist extremism. Report by..
A British couple on board a cruise ship in Japan have tested positive for coronavirus. David and Sally Abel's son Steve says he has struggled listening to his father lose hope amid the ordeal, as they..
Nigel Farage says the government's new immigration system is a 'big step in the right direction' but warns that it could actually bring in more immigrants, particularly from countries outside the EU...
A Tel Aviv court ordered Facebook Inc to unblock the private account of a worker at Israeli surveillance company NSO Group, and similar rulings are expected for other employees in the coming days, an.. Reuters - Published
Amnesty International has accused Somalia's government of creating teams of online monitors who troll journalists and report them to Facebook's standard enforcers in order to disable their accounts and.. Reuters - Published
Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and TikTok will have to reveal users’ identities if Indian government agencies ask them to, according to the country’s controversial new rules for social media companies.. IndiaTimes - Published
Facebook on Wednesday said it had suspended a network of accounts used by Russian military intelligence to seed false narratives online targeting Ukraine and other countries in Eastern Europe. Reuters - Published
Cisco Systems Inc , Sprint Corp and Facebook Inc on Tuesday became the latest U.S. technology companies to pull out of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona due to the coronavirus outbreak. Reuters - Published
Facebook celebrity doctor Parkphum Dejhutsadin said his phone suddenly started pinging on Saturday - scores of his two million followers in Thailand were desperate and they needed his help. Reuters - Published
A Thai soldier killed at least 20 people in a shooting rampage in northeastern Thailand on Saturday, posting messages on Facebook during the attack, and was holed up in a shopping mall nine hours after.. Reuters - Published
Facebook said on Saturday it had removed the account of the man suspected of a mass shooting in northeast Thailand and would remove any content related to the attack that violated its policies. Reuters - Published
Alarmed at the popularity and convergence of anti-social elements on Jamia shooter Rambhakt Gopal's Facebook timeline, the social media giant on Thursday deleted his account at 5.30pm. IndiaTimes - Published
Giorgia Meloni, leader of the far-right Brothers of Italy party, told a court on Wednesday she feared for her three-year-old daughter after an online stalker claimed on Facebook that the child was his. Reuters - Published
Companies around the globe from Facebook to Japan's Nippon Steel have restricted travel to China, as the outbreak of a new coronavirus, which has killed over 100 people and infected more than 4,000 in.. Reuters - Published
Facebook will do a better job of preventing bad actors from abusing its platform to manipulate this year's U.S. presidential election than it did four years ago, its public affairs chief Nick Clegg.. Reuters - Published
Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologizing.. Reuters - Published
Michigan's Democratic governor has urged Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg to step up efforts to check hate speech on the social network and protect the security of elections, citing attacks on.. Reuters - Published
When lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial question potential jurors on Thursday, they may already know who has used the #MeToo hashtag on Twitter or criticized victims of sexual harassment in a.. Reuters - Published
Eastern Libyan forces, which have been trying to seize the capital Tripoli held by the internationally recognized government, said they are "ready and determined" to achieve victory, the forces'.. Reuters - Published
Lohri commemorates the passing of winter solstice and is thus celebrated on the shortest day of the year. Do not forget to send your warm wishes to your near and dear ones on this festive day... DNA - Published
Tunisia's designated prime minister Habib Jemli has submitted a proposed cabinet to President Kais Saied, the office of the presidency said on Wednesday on its Facebook page without giving details. Reuters - Published
In yet another military directive to prevent the “leaking” of classified information to online espionage agents from China and Pakistan, the Navy has banned the use of Facebook for all its.. IndiaTimes - Published
It has also banned smartphones at naval bases, dockyards and on-board warships.The "stringent" step has been taken by Navy soon after seven naval personnel were caught leaking sensitive information to.. IndiaTimes - Published
As protests across the country over the CAA and a possible NRC turned violent leaving around 20 dead and several injured in clashes, there were heated debates on Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp... IndiaTimes - Published
A Singapore opposition politician was asked to correct a Facebook post criticizing state education spending on Monday, the fourth use of a new "fake news" law that has been used against government.. Reuters - Published
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would press ahead with new taxes on U.S internet giants like Facebook and Google, putting him at odds with U.S. President Trump who has threatened.. Reuters - Published
The option for the free transfer of data will be rolled out from the first half of 2020. It will also make it easier for users to delete their accounts without fear of losing any photos or videos.. DNA - Published
Laws governing the upcoming British election are not fit for purpose and steps by Facebook and Google to increase transparency around digital adverts are not a substitute for reform, the Electoral.. Reuters - Published
Singapore instructed Facebook on Friday to publish a correction notice on a user's social media post under a new 'fake news' law, raising fresh questions about how the firm will adhere to government.. Reuters - Published
The government wants to conduct an audit and inspection of security systems and processes of Facebook-owned instant messenger WhatsApp over the Pegasus spyware controversy. This is the second major.. IndiaTimes - Published
Vietnam has jailed three more people for anti-government posts on social media platform Facebook deemed to defame the ruling Communist Party and the government, state media and police said on Thursday,.. Reuters - Published
In a scathing attack, the veteran Congress leader said that the government had procured Pegasus as part of an organised plan and used it illegally. He alleged that home minister Amit Shah had a few.. IndiaTimes - Published