The Information Commissioner's Office has issued the maximum fine allowed under the 1998 Data Protection Act, of £500,000.
The office, which usually does not publish its findings, said that it was doing so due to increased public interest in the subject, according to the Post.
"As we have said before, we should have done more to investigate claims about Cambridge Analytica and take action in 2015", said Erin Egan, Facebook's chief privacy officer.
Collins said Wednesday that the social media giant "should now make the results of their internal investigations known to the ICO, our committee and other relevant investigatory authorities".
"We are fully cooperating with the investigation now under way by the Australian Privacy Commissioner and will review any additional evidence that is made available when the UK Office of the Information Commissioner releases their report", the spokeswoman said. In an accompanying report, Elizabeth Denham, the United Kingdom information commissioner, expressed unease with the "significant shortfall in transparency" from tech companies, political parties and others that harness sensitive bits of information online. "Whilst these concerns about Facebook's advertising model exist generally in relation to its commercial use, they are heightened when these tools are used for political campaigning".
Harry and Meghan due in Dublin for two-day visit
In 2011, the Queen became the first British monarch to visit Ireland since her grandfather George V's visit in 1911. They are due to meet Taoiseach (Irish prime minister) Leo Varadkar and Irish President Michael D Higgins.
Cristiano Ronaldo agrees to join Juventus
Real Madrid has won my heart and that of my family and it is because of that, now more than ever, I would like to say thank you. He is also a five-time world player of the year, a record he shares with his eternal rival, Argentine talisman Lionel Messi .
Kenedy agrees to rejoin Newcastle on season-long loan
The Daily Mail report Chelsea are keen to allow Kenedy more first-team opportunities and Newcastle can provide that opportunity. He has made just five Premier League starts for Chelsea since moving to Stamford Bridge from Fluminense three years ago.
Cambridge Analytica, which was hired by Donald Trump in 2016, has denied its work on the US president's successful election campaign made use of data.
Facebook is facing by the UK's privacy watchdog for allowing Cambridge Analytica to improperly access key personal data on millions of its users.
The ICO is also launching a criminal prosecution against SCL Elections, an organisation affiliated with Cambridge Analytica, and has sent warning letters to 11 political parties and "notices compelling them to agree to audits of their data protection policies".
The decision was welcomed by former Cambridge Analytica employee and whistleblower Christopher Wylie.
And U.K. regulators pledged additional scrutiny of Facebook to come.
It's not the first time, however, that Europe has penalized Facebook. The region's competition chief said the social media company had provided misleading information about its privacy promises during its 2014 acquisition of the messenger app WhatsApp. It's also about half of what the Spanish data protection authorities previous year extracted from to the firm for privacy failings.
So far, divers have rescued four additional boys, which leaves four more and their soccer coach to go. They were all treated for rabies, in case of bats in the cave, and tetanus, and set up with IV drips.
Philip McGuigan, a Sinn Fein member of the Northern Ireland Assembly for North Antrim, expressed his condolences. He said: This is a bad tragedy and my thoughts and prayers are with the Dunlop family at this hard time.
On Friday, officials warned that oxygen levels in the cave dropped from 21% to 15%, further complicating rescue efforts. But bringing out the remaining four boys and their coach could take more than one operation, Narongsak warned.
Benjamin Pavard went closer with a shot Courtois saved with his outstretched foot after Mbappe had hypnotized the Belgian defense. It was one of Dembele's last acts as Dries Mertens came on for the midfielder as Belgium chased an equaliser.
Even so, when May appeared in parliament on Monday afternoon, she didn't look like a woman who was facing an existential crisis. May's supporters are now reported to be anxious that more ministers could go and a no-confidence vote could be triggered.
The Chelsea defensive midfielder has covered enormous amounts of ground in this World Cup, but it's not just about distance run. Blaise Matuidi was suspended for France's 2-0 quarterfinal win over Uruguay, but he is expected to return to the lineup.
Jon Kyl, his guide for the confirmation process. "And just like Justice Gorsuch, he excelled as a clerk for Justice Kennedy". She also attacked his ideology, questioning whether or not he was truly the originalist that conservatives lauded him as.
The 40-year-old 2006 World Cup victor joins the big-spending Parisian side days after his contract with Juventus ended in June. He would become the first signing under the new PSG manager, Thomas Tuchel, who replaced now-Arsenal boss Unai Emery.
The three-term Republican says the Senate has gotten in the bad habit of treating people as "innocent until nominated". Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer promised to opposed Judge Kavanaugh's nomination with everything he has.
She paired the dress with a matching fascinator by Stephen Jones , gold-and-diamond Cartier earrings, and nude heels. Harry and Meghan later joined royals at a Buckingham Palace reception to mark the centenary of the Royal Air Force.
The 27-year-old Algeria global will join the Manchester side after Leicester City accepted a Club-record fee for the transfer. Riyad Mahrez is reportedly undergoing a medical at Manchester City ahead of a move from Leicester City .
Eden Hazard Makes Big Real Madrid Claim
They have been nine extraordinary years. "At the time, there wasn't the jersey of Belgium, that's why we wore the one of France". Whilst Hazard also added that the performances of the precocious Mbappé could lead to a nomination for the Ballon d'Or.
All 12 boys and their coach rescued from Thailand cave
Manchester United is greatly relieved to learn that the 12 footballers and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand are. Some cross the border each day to go to school, a routine that Wassana Saebaew, one of their classmates, knows well.
Trump announcing his SCOTUS nominee in prime time
Republicans changed the Senate's rules a year ago to allow them to confirm a Supreme Court justice with a simple majority vote. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, where he served at one time with Trump's sister, Judge Maryanne Trump Barry.
France vs Belgium: French supporters are confident
Because of his quick feet, change of direction and exquisite close control, he is hard to tackle and this often draws a foul. Marouane Fellaini, who has oft-partnered Pogba in the United midfield, will now be looking to stop the powerful Frenchman.
Belgium star Hazard: I used to support France growing up
Marouane Fellaini , who has oft-partnered Pogba in the United midfield, will now be looking to stop the powerful Frenchman. This fixture is one of the matches that could easily have been the "Final" of this 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation .