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Facebook makes Terms and Data Policy clearer

These updates are about making things clearer.

05 Apr 2018 10:28 AM

Here's how Facebook's plans to restrict data access

Facebook is updating its users the changes they are making to better protect your information.

05 Apr 2018 10:15 AM

Info of up to 87 mn Facebook users shared with UK firm, shared ‘improperly’

Over half a million of the users whose personal data might have been compromised are from India.

05 Apr 2018 8:09 AM

More than 136K users' Facebook data is still out

A fresh report now claims that not all the data that Cambridge Analytica gathered from Facebook was deleted and is still circulating.

01 Apr 2018 3:16 PM

After Cong, Siddaramaiah accused of data breach, app removed

French security researcher on Twitter alleged that the app was selling personal data of the users to a private company.

30 Mar 2018 4:20 PM


Facebook begins 'fact-checking' photos and videos

Facebook has for months faced an uproar among users whose complaints range from the spread of fake news to the use of the network.

30 Mar 2018 11:07 AM

OBI never associated with Cambridge Analytica, says JD(U) leader's son

Amrish Tyagi asserted that any work of any nature (if any), undertaken by Cambridge Analytica cannot be read against OBI.

29 Mar 2018 9:31 PM

Will take action after Facebook, Cambridge Analytica respond: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, 'We are very tough when it comes to data protection in India.'

29 Mar 2018 3:58 PM

Did CA misuse personal data of Indian voters: Govt seeks Facebook reply by Apr 7

Earlier, the government had issued a notice to Cambridge Analytica on March 23 seeking details relating to breach of data from Facebook.

28 Mar 2018 7:34 PM

Facebook to change privacy controls in wake of data scandal

Facebook has faced a global outcry after a whistleblower revealed that data from 50 million users.

28 Mar 2018 7:18 PM


Will Mark Zuckerberg be able to boldly fix Facebook crisis?

The Federal Trade Commission announced it was investigating Facebook for its privacy practices.

27 Mar 2018 10:03 AM

UK watchdog evaluates evidence from Cambridge Analytica

The regulator said it will “consider the evidence before deciding the next steps and coming to any conclusions.”

25 Mar 2018 1:32 PM

Can Facebook restore public trust after privacy scandal?

Facebook is confronting a costly, embarrassing public relations debacle after revelations that Cambridge Analytica may have misused data.

25 Mar 2018 8:00 AM

India queries Cambridge Analytica over alleged Facebook data breach

India’s information technology minister last week warned against any abuse of social media in elections.

25 Mar 2018 7:35 AM

Facebook’s widening crisis over user data

Facebook is taking baby steps for now to address the latest privacy scandal after news broke on March 16.

23 Mar 2018 8:03 PM


Fed up with Facebook? Here’s how to break it off

A growing number of people are deleting FB, or at least wrestling with whether they should, in light of its latest privacy debacle.

23 Mar 2018 1:10 PM

Can Zuckerberg’s media blitz take the pressure off Facebook?

This is the worst backlashes Facebook has ever seen, politicians in the US and Britain have called for CEO to explain its data practices.

22 Mar 2018 8:33 PM

Facebook to bring in changes to protect user data

Facebook said it is changing the login process in a way that will reduce the data that an app can seek.

22 Mar 2018 4:33 PM

Facebook: A community like no other. Should you leave it?

On March 20, angst was popping up all over as people discussed the virtues and drawbacks of leaving Facebooktown forever.

21 Mar 2018 7:19 PM

Cambridge Analytica CEO claims influence on US election, Facebook questioned

The social media network’s shares fell for a second day, closing down 2.5 per cent.

21 Mar 2018 5:31 PM