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International Women’s Day Committee...

IWDC to hold ‘march for democracy’ on...

Event

Thu, Mar 11 2021

‘One of the most critical issues that we are protesting against is the Digital Security...

Cartoonist Kishore walks out of prison...

Cartoonist Kishore freed from jail

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 4 2021

He was arrested in May last year on charges of propagating disinformation against the govt on social...

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 2 2021

What purpose does the Digital Security Act truly serve?

OP-ED: What democracy demands

OP-ED: What democracy demands

Inamul Kobir

Sat, Feb 13 2021

We need to work towards stronger rule of law, freedom of speech, and better opposition parties

Too little, too late?

Too little, too late?

D2

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Capitulating on free speech

OP-ED: Hype, cant, and humbug

OP-ED: Hype, cant, and humbug

Niaz Alam

Wed, Nov 11 2020

The debate on religious sentiments too often gets hijacked by political opportunists and extremists

PM: Spreading false propaganda is not...

PM: Spreading false propaganda is not...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 2 2020

On the other hand, she mentioned, it is also essential for authorities concerned to provide facts and...

OP-ED: Can we coexist?

OP-ED: Can we coexist?

Nafis Shahriar

Sun, Nov 1 2020

Is the world destined to be in eternal conflict?

OP-ED: A rational middle ground is...

OP-ED: A rational middle ground is...

Towheed Feroze

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Perhaps it’s time for an overhaul of the French notion of secularism

Report: Governments use pandemic to...

Govts use pandemic to crack down on...

World

Wed, Oct 14 2020

China was the worst-ranked country for the sixth consecutive year, according to the report

Webinar: Freedom of expression not limited...

Webinar: Freedom of expression not limited...

Nation

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Violation of the rights to freedom of expression is same for both media personnel and the general...

OP-ED: Here in (let’s call it)...

OP-ED: Here in (let’s call it)...

Akib Majumder

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Free speech is not alive and well in this fictional republic

OP-ED: Are we confusing hatred with...

OP-ED: Are we confusing hatred with...

Masuda Bhatti

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Misinformation and rumours have led to many unnecessary atrocities in Bangladesh

OP-ED: A tale of silence

OP-ED: A tale of silence

Sadiya S Silvee

Sun, Jul 5 2020

Where curbing freedom of expression is the norm

ARTICLE 19: Alarming crackdown on freedom...

ARTICLE 19: Alarming crackdown on freedom...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 19 2020

Both journalists and members of the public must be allowed to express criticism of the government’s...

In the midst of a pandemic, a free press...

In the midst of a pandemic, a free press...

Editorial

Thu, Apr 23 2020

Time and time again, journalists in Bangladesh find themselves under fire simply for doing their...

The liberty to speak

The liberty to speak

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Why freedom of expression matters

Saving the freedom of thought

Saving the freedom of thought

Anik Kabir

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Do we still want to be human?

Is social media good for

Is social media good for

Wasif Jamal Khan

Wed, Oct 2 2019

There are downsides, but ultimately social media strengthens the freedom of speech

Amnesty: Bangladeshi authorities should...

Amnesty: Bangladeshi authorities should...

Nation

Thu, May 16 2019

The tweet came after a series of recent arrests under the ICT Act

A pressing matter

A pressing matter

Editorial

Fri, May 3 2019

Do we wish to live in a country where the press is in handcuffs?