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World Bank opposes Facebook’s Free Basics

The bank is not opposing Free Basics specifically, or its Indian rollout. It believes any attempt to throttle the net anywhere in the world, by any service, is a threat...

World Bank opposes Free Basics, says its a distortion of markets

Indian demonstrators of Free Software Movement Karnataka hold placards during a protest against Facebook’s Free Basics initiative, in Bangalore. (AFP Photo) Mark...

ICYMI: Facebook struggles to justify mails sent from Free Basics to TRAI

TRAI said only 1.89 million had responded against Facebook’s January 6 claim of more than 11 million supporting its plan to make parts of the Internet available for...

TRAI received 80% replies on net neutrality from Facebook

Judgement day is approaching for the fate of net neutrality in India. As Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) gears up to frame the net neutrality rules, telecom...

Facebook resorts to email campaign to gather support for Free Basics

After Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRAI) asked Facebook Free Basics supporters to send in specific responses to the net neutrality consultation paper, the social...

Netflix too pricey for unconnected India, may face net neutrality issues

First the good news. Netflix is finally — finally, finally finally — available in India. Which means it’s goodbye productivity, hello House of Cards, Jessica...

Will Netflix back net neutrality in India?

Netflix, the online video streaming service’s launch in India is expected to be announced next week at the Consumer Electronics Show 2016, according to a report...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai in India: 5 takeaways from first day of visit

Google’s Indian-born CEO Sundar Pichai said on Wednesday the tech giant will use India as a testing ground for its products as it targets millions of consumers in the...