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Is anyone policing the thought...

Is anyone policing the thought...

Zubier Abdullah

Sun, Nov 11 2018

The answers to that question could shake the bedrock of our country

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Editorial

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The last thing we wish to see is the space for free expression shrink

Barrister Mainul shown arrested under...

Barrister Mainul shown arrested under...

Court

Thu, Nov 1 2018

He is now behind bars in a defamation case

On the eve of a silent age

On the eve of a silent age

SN Rasul

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Words are no longer spoken, but chosen

Two digital security cases filed against...

Two digital security cases filed against...

Court

Wed, Oct 24 2018

The politician is now facing 12 cases over slandering a journalist on TV

Quader: No possibility to amend Digital...

Quader: No possibility to amend Digital...

Politics

Tue, Oct 23 2018

He said Barrister Mainul Hosein was arrested for his personal crime, not for his involvement in...

Legal notice issued over Digital Security...

Legal notice issued over Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Tue, Oct 16 2018

In the notice, the lawyer asked the respondents to take immediate steps for proper amendments to sections...

Media is not the enemy

Media is not the enemy

Editorial

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Quite simply, the law is too broadly written, and opens up much potential for abuse

Editors’ Council forms human chain to...

Editors’ Council forms human chain to...

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The editors demanded amendments be brought in the last session of the current parliament

Six arrested in second Digital Security...

Six arrested in second Digital Security...

Crime

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The accused were identified as: Zahidul Islam, 45, Insan Ali Rocky, 21, Mostakim Hossain, 20, Sadman...

Govt briefs diplomats on Digital Security...

Govt briefs diplomats on Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The Editors' Council, which has been demanding amendment to nine sections of the Act, will form a...

Man arrested from Bhola under Digital...

Man arrested from Bhola under Digital...

Nation

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Shamsuddin was accused of writing vulgar posts and sharing mocking photos of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina...

Digital Security Act: Editors’ Council...

Digital Security Act: Editors’ Council...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 11 2018

Newspaper editors reiterate their objections to some sections of the recently passed law

President signs Digital Security Bill...

President signs Digital Security Bill...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 8 2018

On September 19, parliament passed the much-talked-about bill

A space for discussion and debate

A space for discussion and debate

Editorial

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Never has it been more important to understand the importance of the press

Diaspora Bangladeshis express concerns...

Diaspora Bangladeshis express concerns...

Law & Rights

Sat, Oct 6 2018

The statement read: 'This act will further stifle any remaining scope for free speech that Bangladesh...

A conflict of rights

A conflict of rights

Aiman R Khan

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Can the RTI and OSA co-exist?

PM: Nothing to worry about Digital Security...

PM: Nothing to worry about Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The prime minister wonders why journalists have suddenly become so worried

We need to defend our freedom

We need to defend our freedom

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Tue, Oct 2 2018

No one deserves to be criminalized for exposing the truth

Moudud: Digital Security Act will be...

'BNP will annul Digital Security Act...

Politics

Sun, Sep 30 2018

The BNP leader makes the pledge at a party rally in Suhrawardy Udyan

Law minister to meet editors again after...

Law minister to meet editors again after...

Government Affairs

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Leaders of the Editors’ Council met with ministers at the Information Ministry on Sunday regarding...