India regulator deals blow to Facebook in Internet row – Yahoo News

India’s telecom regulator on Monday dealt a blow to Facebook’s plans to offer free mobile Internet through its controversial Free Basics service, by outlawing differential pricing for data packages. Facebook has suffered a fierce backlash in India from “net neutrality” advocates. While not ruling explicitly on net neutrality, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) decided not to allow what it called “discriminatory pricing” for different data platforms or content.

Source: India regulator deals blow to Facebook in Internet row – Yahoo News