Facebook’s Zuckerberg wants to rid world of ‘all disease’

2016-09-22 10:01

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are pledging to spend more than $3bn over the next decade to work on curing diseases.

Buhari praises Facebook founder for inspiring young Nigerians

2016-09-02 22:45

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has praised Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg for inspiring young entrepreneurs during his surprise visit to the west African country this week, his office said.

Zuckerberg sells $95m in Facebook shares for philanthropy

2016-08-21 13:10

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg has made his first big share sale to fund his family's philanthropic initiative.

Photo reveals how Mark Zuckerberg tapes over his webcam

2016-06-22 12:57

The founder and chief executive officer of the world’s biggest social network is seemingly highly aware of being spied on.

Zuckerberg slams Brazil's ‘scary’ WhatsApp block

2016-05-04 07:12

Facebook's CEO has taken Brazilian officials to task again for temporarily blocking the messaging service that’s the lifeblood of communication in that country.

Zuckerberg’s Beijing ‘smog jog’ backfires online

2016-03-18 13:52

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s latest attempt to woo China’s Facebook-deprived people may have backfired.

Zuckerberg plea for free web in India wins support

2016-01-10 18:01

A majority of Indians who submitted comments to the nation’s telecommunications regulator say they support Facebook’s Free Basics plan that would allow free Web access.

India backlash threatens Facebook’s free web vision

2015-12-30 06:58

Critics have accused Mark Zuckerberg of making a poorly disguised land grab in India’s burgeoning internet sector with the company's Free Basics offering.

Zuckerberg speaks out against Muslim discrimination

2015-12-10 12:40

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg wants to protect the rights of Muslims, saying they should not fear being "persecuted for the actions of others."

Zuckerberg to give away 99% of his Facebook stock

2015-12-02 07:12

The Facebook CEO, whose wife has just given birth to a baby girl, has announced plans to give away 99% of his stock in the social network during his lifetime.


Norway leader joins 'napalm girl' protest against Facebook

2016-09-09 19:23

An iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack in Vietnam is at the centre of a debate about freedom of speech in Norway after Facebook deleted it from a Norwegian author's page.

Facebook's Africa satellite destroyed in SpaceX crash

2016-09-01 19:52

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded in Florida, marking the second loss of a spacecraft by Elon Musk’s venture in a little more than a year.

On-the-run Facebook fugitive ‘alive and well’

2016-08-17 09:30

A man from upstate New York claimed Mark Zuckerberg owed him half of Facebook, and he had the papers to prove it. Now, it’s got even crazier.

Zuckerberg streams live chat with men in space

2016-06-02 20:00

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg took the leading social network on a new journey this week, with a live-streamed chat with astronauts on the International Space Station.

Facebook's Zuckerberg meets China's propaganda chief

2016-03-20 10:00

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has had a rare meeting with China's propaganda chief, even as Chinese authorities are tightening control over their cyberspace

Kanye West’s debt explained

2016-03-03 07:00

Is Kanye West really broke? Are they going to switch his lights off? We investigate.

Mark Zuckerberg to build an AI-powered helper

2016-01-04 08:39

The Facebook founder plans to build an artificially intelligent assistant that can help around the home and at work.

Zuckerberg asks India to allow free net service

2015-12-28 09:40

The Facebook founder has made a personal appeal in an op-ed column in one of India’s leading newspapers for the country to allow a controversial free internet service.

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan welcome a baby girl

2015-12-02 07:57

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan have welcomed their first child, a baby daughter named Max.

Facebook CEO to take 2 months paternity leave

2015-11-22 12:34

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says children and families are better off when working parents can take time away from their jobs to spend it with their newborns.

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