Zuckerberg makes personal appeal for free Internet in India
But activists argue that Facebook's proposed Free Basics plan threatens the principles of Net neutrality
Tue, Dec 29, 2015 - 5:50 AM
Indian premier Narendra Modi (left), with Mr Zuckerberg, at the conclusion of a town hall meeting at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California, US, in September. Critics accused the world's largest social networking company of favouring a limited swathe of the Internet.
FACEBOOK INC chairman Mark Zuckerberg made a personal appeal in one of India's leading newspapers for the country to allow a free Internet service that has stirred controversy and invited questions from regulators.
Facebook's proposed Free Basics plan allows customers to...