• Thursday, Nov 22, 2018
  • Last Update : 11:24 pm
Brief Facebook outage after 'networking...

Brief Facebook outage after 'networking...

North America

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The outage lasted less than 90 minutes before normal service resumed

Has Facebook become  a social...

Has Facebook become a social...

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Is there a dark side to social media?

UN urges Facebook to 'proactively' fight...

UN urges Facebook to 'proactively' fight...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The social media network is the prime source of news and information for many in the country, but has...

Facebook, Twitter dismantle disinformation...

Disinformation campaigns tied to Iran,...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said the accounts identified on his company’s platform...

Taming the fake news machine

Taming the fake news machine

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The problem with social media trying to replace traditional media is a lack of editorial scrutiny

Facebook move on Myanmar raises thorny...

Facebook move on Myanmar raises thorny...

World

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Facebook's actions came after repeated complaints that the platform was being used to spread hate...

Facebook removes top Myanmar military...

Facebook removes top Myanmar military...

World

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The world’s largest social media networking site said it had removed 46 Pages and 12 accounts for...

Trump social media 'censorship' claim...

Trump 'censorship' claim is fake but...

North America

Sun, Aug 26 2018

The US president returned to the topic on Friday with a tweet

Man arrested over Facebook post depicting...

Man arrested over Facebook post depicting...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 22 2018

The arrest comes days after Nepal introduced a new criminal code that includes draconian laws

Sheikh Hasina does not have an official...

Sheikh Hasina does not have an official...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 18 2018

A press release of Awami League, signed by its Office Secretary Dr Abdus Sobhan Golap, made the announcement...

US agency says Facebook ads let landlords...

US agency says Facebook ads let landlords...

North America

Sat, Aug 18 2018

A formal complaint said that Facebook advertisers were able to target offers of homes available for rent...

Facebook admits it was too slow to fight...

Facebook was 'too slow' to fight hate...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 16 2018

The company said that it had over 60 'Myanmar language experts' in June and plans to have at...

Liga announces landmark free-to-air...

Liga announces landmark free-to-air...

Football

Tue, Aug 14 2018

A statement from La Liga said all 380 league matches for the new season, which begins on Friday, would...

Headmaster held in Kushtia over derogatory...

Headmaster held over derogatory comments...

Nation

Tue, Aug 14 2018

Moksek Ali, who was held around 8:30am on Monday, is the headmaster of Kumarkhali Jagannath High...

Moulvibazar youth arrested for FB post...

Moulvibazar youth arrested for FB post...

Nation

Sun, Aug 12 2018

A post containing a derogatory image and text about the prime minister was shared using Shoaib Ahmed’s...

Nawshaba remanded for two more

Nawshaba remanded for two more

Court

Fri, Aug 10 2018

RAB had detained the actor from Uttara on August 4 for spreading rumours on Facebook during clashes at...

Gujob er chinta

Gujob er chinta

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Rumour has it…

Four held in Chittagong for spreading...

4 held in Chittagong for spreading...

Nation

Tue, Aug 7 2018

They allegedly spread rumours regarding the student movement for safer roads on social media

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Facebook Inc, which owns both WhatsApp and photo-sharing platform Instagram, declined to comment

Govt to introduce ‘content filtering’...

Govt plots ‘content filtering’ to check...

Technology

Mon, Aug 6 2018

'The government can take various steps, including the suspension of internet services, to ensure...

Another supporter for Bangladesh protest,...

Another supporter for Bangladesh protest,...

Around the Web

Mon, Aug 6 2018

Social media star Khalid Al Ameri supports the students’ movement in his Facebook video