The Republican National Convention started in Cleveland, Ohio on Monday night and will run till today while the Democratic National Convention is set for July 25-28 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Not just livestreaming, Facebook will provide an in-depth coverage of both the events, reported on Monday. Earlier, micro-blogging site Twitter had signed a deal with the US television network CBS to stream both the conventions.

Twitter has permission to broadcast the CBSN feed the company's 24-hour digital news streaming service and anyone online can watch for free even if they do not have a Twitter account.