He said that, with almost 350 million Facebook users on the Indian subcontinent, including 270 million in India, partnering with the free social network platform "is key".
The financial details of the agreement were not disclosed in the statement.
Facebook earlier this month agreed to a deal with United Kingdom broadcaster Eleven Sports to show one La Liga and one Serie A game per week on its platform. But this latest deal is its first direct deal with a major football league, according to Bloomberg. All 380 matches of the 2018-2019 La Liga season, which begins Friday, will be available for free on the social networking site in India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan.
Facebook has bought the rights to broadcast La Liga on the social media platform for free in India and 7 other Asian countries.
Arrest after dozens overdose in Connecticut park
More than a dozen people overdosed on synthetic marijuana July 4 in New Haven, The Associated Press reported at the time. CT police have made multiple arrests in connection with 76 overdose cases at a New Haven park.
India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022
It would demonstrate that India would be on par with the developed countries in this area. "We are not partisan", he said. Industry body Ficci welcomed "firm resolve" of the prime minister to position India among the top economies of the world.
The company has inked an exclusive three season deal with the Spanish football league, starting with the 2018/19 season, which kicks off this month.
The deal puts Facebook in competition with Fox's Star India, a network of over 60 television channels that brings sports, entertainment and news to more than 700 million people in India.
La Liga hailed the deal as a "one of a kind" agreement, with matches shown "free to air", giving it a wider reach in the Indian subcontinent. Facebook has screened Major League Baseball matches in the United States, and recently reached a deal to show some La Liga and Italian Serie A football matches in the UK.
Facebook told Reuters that while it is considering further sports deals, it does not now plan to become a major content-holder worldwide. Last year, Facebook bid US$600 million to stream Indian cricket but lost to Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc.
That shift stems from a shift among Democrats - nearly three-quarters now approve of Mueller's work, 72%, up 10 points since June. Forty-two-percent said they believed he committed wrongful acts, while 43 percent said he did not.
Said to include "very little CGI", Corin Hardy and Co. will officially summon The Nun into theaters on September 7th. That's why YouTube removed an ad for the most recent horror film in New Line Cinema's Conjuring universe, The Nun .
Italy's government said it meant to revoke the company's contract and hit it with a fine of 150 million euros ($170 million). A local industry confederation official spoke of the collapse of the Morandi bridge "in 10 years".
And, good news, this will be the second system in a row that will have absolutely no impact to the United States of America. Continuity prevents a higher forecast, but Lane seems destined to eventually become a category-4 hurricane like Hector.
The Russian president had already invited Mr Kim and President Moon of South Korea to an economic forum in Vladivostok next month. And joint economic projects, like the Kaesong industrial center which closed in 2016, could bring thousands of jobs to the North.
Hayden, asked for his response to Trump's announced review of his security clearance , replied in an email, "Meh". President Trump has also threatened to remove clearances from eight former officials and one current official.
Pierson said she often had to placate Manigualt Newman, who she said was obsessed with the topic of Trump recordings. Trump on Monday denied the existence of any tape from " The Apprentice " in which he used the racial epithet.
His current contract is due to expire next year, but Manchester United do have the option to extend it by a further season. With the path now clear, United hope that the task to keep De Gea has become that much easier.
President Donald Trump during his speech to United States service members at Fort Drum, New York, August 13, 2018. "It is not enough to merely have an American presence in space", Trump told troops at Fort Drum .
Coca-Cola takes stake in Kobe Bryant-backed sports drink
The deal puts BodyArmor in Coke's powerful distribution network, on their delivery trucks throughout most of the United States. When he invested in BodyArmor in March 2014, the brand had just come off a year of $10 million in sales.
Qatar’s emir travels to crisis-hit Turkey in show of support
Last week, Washington doubled steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey over its continued detention of the US pastor Andrew Brunson. At any rate, it's not clear how Erdogan plans to enforce this boycott if indeed he intends to enforce it at all.
Iraqi Prime Minister cancels visit to Iran
The Central Bank of Iraq has notified to all banks in the country that using dollars with Iranian banks has been banned. President Donald Trump said: "Anyone doing business with Iran will NOT be doing business with the United States".
Flood toll in India's tourist hotspot Kerala jumps to 67
Idukki's Munnar, a popular tourist destination, remained totally cut off according to local reports, following heavy inundation. Train services have been disrupted and road transport services are in disarray with stretches of roads coming under water.
Constellation Invests Additional $4B in Pot Grower
Canopy, based in Smiths Falls, Ontario, doesn't now have any operations south of the border, where marijuana is banned federally. Canada's largest cannabis company has announced they have closed the biggest deal in the history of the legal cannabis industry.
8 injured after Walmart checkout lines shooting
Police say Jones then rear-ended a marked Philadelphia Police vehicle on the 1300 block of East Sedgwick Avenue. Police say as officers attempted to detain Jones, a violent struggle ensued as he was resisting arrest.