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  • FakeOff app to detect bogus Facebook accounts January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: As instances of cyber impersonation on social networking sites rise, an Israel-based start-up has developed an application, FakeOff, that helps to identify fake accounts on Facebook. The app on the world's largest social networking platform claims to protects users from scams devised by fake Facebook users, who are...
  • Facebook asked by court to ban kids under 13 from opening an account July 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked social networking site Facebook to upload a disclaimer on its home page that children below the age of 13 years cannot open an account on it. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Vibhu Bakhru asked Facebook to not...
  • Police blocks fake Facebook accounts after Raj Thackeray's complaint December 2, 2012

    Mumbai: The cyber crime cell of the Mumbai Crime Branch has blocked the fake Facebook accounts of MNS chief Raj Thackeray's children. Thackeray's children had filed a complaint earlier this week, claiming that neither of them were personally on Facebook or on Twitter. Police said that they are yet to...