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CPJ urges President Hamid to return...

CPJ: Return Digital Security Act to...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Parliament on September 18 passed the much-talked-about Digital Security Bill, 2018, which provides for...

‘Digital Security Act formulated to...

‘Digital Security Act formulated to...

Rules & Regulations

Fri, Sep 21 2018

'The new act will not undermine freedom of press or speech in the country'

We expected better

We expected better

Opinion

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The draft Digital Security Act is an ill-conceived piece of legislation

Editors Council surprised, disappointed...

Editors Council surprised, disappointed...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The council said the report had totally ignored the protests and concerns expressed by journalists and...

Govt urged to protect public interest...

Govt urged to protect public interest...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 18 2018

'The government has a responsibility to protect the freedom of expression for the prosperity of the...

Mustafa Jabbar: Digital Security Bill...

Jabbar: Digital Security Bill likely...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The trial of the cases filed under Section 57 of the ICT Act will continue under the same act until the...

Digital security law will be fixed,...

Digital security law will be fixed,...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 22 2018

Owners of private television channels, the Editors' Council, and the Bangladesh Federal Union of...

It doesn’t have to be how it’s always...

It doesn’t have to be how it’s always...

Opinion

Sat, May 19 2018

It is a bit unfair to expect older generations to understand the innovations of the young, but the world...

‘Pressure gradually increasing on the...

‘Pressure gradually increasing on the...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 5 2018

Mass media is developing all over the world and Bangladesh is no exception. With this development comes...

A pressing matter

A pressing matter

Opinion

Fri, May 4 2018

For us to be truly democratic, unpopular and unpalatable opinions must be tolerated

Speakers: Incorporate safety clause...

Speakers: Incorporate safety clause...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 4 2018

Dhaka University Mass Communication and Journalism Alumni Association (DUMCJAA) organized the event at...

TIB: Repeal Section 57, review Digital...

TIB: Repeal Section 57, review Digital...

Law & Rights

Wed, May 2 2018

TIB Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman made the statement on the eve of the World Free Press Day to...

Law minister: Editors’ Council can propose...

Law minister: Editors’ Council can propose...

Law & Rights

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Minister will propose the parliamentary watchdog invite council members to its meeting on April 22

EU, envoys say proposed Digital Security...

EU, envoys say proposed Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Sun, Mar 25 2018

Law Minister Anisul Huq has assured the diplomats that they will look into the matter and talk to the...

February 14 could be declared Press...

February 14 could be declared Press...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 27 2018

The minister said the government wants a media which critiques the government, and not a pet media

PM: Government has nothing to do if...

PM: Government has nothing to do if...

Politics

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Nothing new in question paper leaks, says Sheikh Hasina

The Bangladesh digital paradox

The Bangladesh digital paradox

Opinion

Sun, Feb 11 2018

What do draconian laws such as the DSA say about the state of Digital Bangladesh?

Where are our freedoms?

Where are our freedoms?

Opinion

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Freedom of expression is an inalienable right

RSF asks Bangladesh to amend new digital...

RSF asks Bangladesh to amend new digital...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 31 2018

A minimum of 25 journalists and several hundred bloggers and Facebook users were prosecuted under Section...

Section 57, DSA, and the spirit of...

Section 57, DSA, and the spirit of...

Opinion

Wed, Jan 31 2018

The Digital Security Act is cause for justified alarm

Inu: Section 57 to be dropped from ICT...

Inu: Section 57 to be dropped from ICT...

Law & Rights

Wed, Nov 29 2017

'Moreover, we have proposed for the annulment of section 54, 55, 56 and 66 in the Digital Security...