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Facebook's Free Basics programme hits snag

Indian regulators ban free mobile data programmes that favour some Internet services

Mr Zuckerberg's stumble in bringing his signature project to India underscores the difficulties of widening Internet access to the world at large.

San Francisco

FOR years, Mark Zuckerberg has had a grander vision than just connecting the more than one billion people who already use Facebook: He wants to connect the entire world.

That effort hit a major roadblock on Monday, when Indian regulators banned free mobile data...