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Facebook faces official questions in India over policing of hate speech

LiveMint | 28/10/2021 09:00 PM | Click to read full article

India’s government has asked Facebook Inc. for details about how it monitors and removes inflammatory content on its platform in the country, according to government officials.

The letter follows news reports including a Wall Street Journal article Saturday that said Facebook researchers had determined the company’s services are rife with inflammatory content in India, much of it anti-Muslim.