Facebook growth in Pakistan is at its peak, as we see 267,000 new users signed up for Facebook during April11-May11. It mean 8,900 new people were joining Facebook everyday from Pakistan. InsideFacebook wrote a post about Facebook growth in Middle East during past months which can be found here. Continue reading →
Please help us understand, who is against freedom of speech in Pakistan? Why?
Share your thoughts in the comments below and we’ll use your input to write next story on the status of freedom of speech in Pakistan.
Especially feel free to share any story / real life experience related to freedom-of-speech in Pakistan. Continue reading →
I was just looking into Facebook, trying to find how my friends using Facebook and how Facebook team is helping people connect more efficiently.
One thing which I noticed is, that most of the people on Facebook are peaceful in general. They’re engaged in the communities which they like, their interests range from cooking, business, life-style, news, religion and all the little things between. Continue reading →
It’s amazing to find good number of people here who cares freedom-of-speech, citizen journalism, and right of access to information. We got an amazing response in our first 18 hours. Here are some of the stats of our online cause.
160 views on our site.
35 mentions on Twitter.
68 people Liked our posts. Continue reading →
Pakistan has been struck by the worst flooding in its history in late July 2010. The devastating floods have affected around 20 million ( 6 million are children ) people and killed 1500, but UN officials suggested the death tolls could prove to be higher. Continue reading →
Hello friends, you must have heard the news about LHC considering a permanent ban on social networking site Facebook.
The petition was filed by Mohammad and Ahmad (from Lahore) through Advocate Mohammad Azhar Siddique. You can read the news story here.
Let’s get to the point. The petitioner said that Facebook should be banned permanently in Pakistan because of placing caricatures of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and other prophets. Continue reading →