Ankhi Das, the head of public policy for Facebook in India, is quiting following criticism of the social network’s handling of anti-Muslim posts by Hindu nationalist politicians, The Wall Street Journal reported. She said she was stepping down to pursue public service, the report said. India is Facebook’s biggest market by users. Das was embroiled in controversy following an earlier Wall...
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