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India criticises Facebook over Free Basics campaign

Free Basics, launched in about three dozen countries around the world, gives access to some parts of the internet at no charge to the user.

But critics say it goes against the principal of net neutrality and in India it has hit fierce resistance, with India's telecom regulator stepping in to stop it.

Shilpa Kannan reports.

  • 27 Jan 2016
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