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Shiv Sena UBT leader shot dead during FB live, shooter commits suicide

Abhishek was the son of Vinod Goshalkar, a trusted aide of Uddhav Thackeray

08 Feb 2024 11:16 PM

Facebook restricts Live feature, citing New Zealand shooting

A lone gunman killed 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch on March 15 while livestreaming the attacks on Facebook.

15 May 2019 11:08 AM

Facebook looks to place restrictions on who can go live after Christchurch attack

The company will monitor who can go

31 Mar 2019 11:54 AM

Facebook is exploring restrictions on who goes Live

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg wrote that the company is taking three new steps in the aftermath of the tragic attacks.

31 Mar 2019 11:11 AM

Top Bangladesh photographer Shahidul Alam sent to jail

Alam was accused of making 'false' and 'provocative' statements on Al Jazeera and on Facebook Live as students protested in July and August.

13 Aug 2018 3:04 PM


Agra man live streams suicide on Facebook, friends watch in horror

A two-page note from Munna was found in which he detailed his struggle and apologised to his parents. At the end of it, he wrote 'Jai Hind'.

12 Jul 2018 1:13 PM

New York Police shoots unarmed man dead on mistaking pipe for gun

According to media reports, the victim of the shooting was known in the neighborhood and was mentally ill but not violent.

05 Apr 2018 10:15 AM

Facebook Live: Syrian man posts video moments after stabbing his wife to death

The man was reportedly arrested by police shortly after fleeing the scene in Mühlacker on Friday.

06 Mar 2018 9:43 AM

Man recording live video ends up filming his own murder as he is shot dead

The two exchange words and Robinson tells the man he is on live right before gunshots are heard as he falls to the ground.

27 Feb 2018 11:48 AM

The ‘unheard maiden speech’ of cricketer, Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin could not make his maiden speech in the Upper House on Thursday as the house was adjourned after Opposition uproar.

22 Dec 2017 6:02 PM


Facebook tries to fix violent video problem with 3,000 new workers

Facebook needs more than its recent focus on automated software to identify and remove such material

04 May 2017 8:22 AM

Online videos of killings pose tricky problem for Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has pledged to "keep doing all we can to prevent tragedies like this from happening"

28 Apr 2017 9:19 AM

The dark side of Facebook

Facebook live and other social media are slowly becoming avenues for streaming horrific and violent acts.

27 Apr 2017 12:44 AM

Wife of Thai man has no anger toward Facebook after girl's murder

The video showed the 20-year-old man killing his 11-month-old child and then committing suicide.

26 Apr 2017 1:55 PM

Swedish court jails 3 men for rape broadcast on Facebook

The court held them accountable for the rape since the victim was very intoxicated to give consent.

26 Apr 2017 9:20 AM


Cleveland police seek man they say broadcast killing on Facebook

The world's largest online social network, used by more than 1.2 billion people every day, condemned the accused killer's action.

17 Apr 2017 9:58 AM

Mumbai college student goes live on Facebook, jumps to death

Arjun Bhardwaj, who hailed from Bengaluru, was studying at a college in suburban Vile Parle, a senior police official said.

04 Apr 2017 8:28 AM

Youth arrested in sexual assault of Chicago teen seen on Facebook Live

The mother of the victim of the March assault had approached police after an unrelated news conference

03 Apr 2017 8:05 AM

Now use 'Facebook Live' via desktop

Users can now broadcast live video to Facebook from their desktop or laptop computers.

23 Mar 2017 3:46 PM

Chicago girl 'gang-raped' by 5-6 men on Facebook Live: police

Police only learned of the latest alleged attack when the girl's mother approached the head of the police department.

22 Mar 2017 8:33 AM