Zuckerberg Bullish on India

  • For Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg India is more than just a big market. It is a place where he hopes to enable the development of tools and ideas that can be useful for the entire
  • Mr. Zuckerberg announced a million dollar fund to start an innovation challenge in India. The fund will be made available to developers of applications, websites and online services that improve lives of women, students, farmers and migrant workers.
  • Mr. Zuckerberg is also interested in bringing a whole host of initiatives into India including a scheme that will offer basic Internet services free of cost in collaboration with telecom operators and handset makers. This will allow people to browse selected health, employment and local information websites without data charges.