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Shazia from Naidkhai in the Sumbal area of Bandipore in North Kashmir was picked up after intelligence agencies zeroed on her Facebook profile.
The software, which could be used to target ads, would analyse images posted to Facebook or Instagram, The Los Angeles Times reported on Friday.
Youth Congress' Facebook Live series an attempt to connect with young voters ahead of Lok Sabha polls
The initiative, 'Young India Facebook Live Series', launched last month, has so far featured Ghulam Nabi Azad, Manish Tewari, Jairam Ramesh, Ajay Maken, Sam Pitroda among others.
Facebook has been under the scanner of US lawmakers ever since the activities of Russia-linked accounts that tried to spread misinformation and sow seeds of discord came to be known.
According to Facebook Transparency report, the platform offered "some data" in 53 per cent of the cases.
UP ATS has already started scanning the suspicious accounts and the credentials of people on their friends’ lists, says IG Asim Arun.
Sri Lanka has been in crisis since last month with two men claiming to be prime minister, MPs brawling in parliament and the administration paralysed.
A New York Times investigation suggested that the social network hired a Republican-owned political consulting and PR firm that "dug up dirt on its competitors".
On Friday evening, the convoy of Manik Sarkar and other senior CPI-M leaders were attacked at Rastarmatha in Sepahijala district, 25 kms from Agartala.
In the January-June 2018 period, Facebook provided some data to the government in 53 per cent of the requests.
The announcement came as Facebook reported it has ramped up its ability to quickly detect "hate speech" and other posts violating community rule.
#SocialForGood will be a four-hour long live event, which will take place on November 27 on Facebook.
It also said Facebook has at times smeared critics as anti-Semitic or tried to link activists to billionaire investor George Soros, and tried to shift public anger away toward rival tech companies.
The study suggests that the industry needs to improve the voluntary self-regulatory system that governs its advertising, possibly by limiting or banning comments on social media advertising.
On the eve of the midterm election, Facebook announced it blocked some 30 accounts on its platform and 85 more on Instagram