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Mob clashes with police in Uttara over...

Mob clashes with police over

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 15 2020

A domestic help was shouting from the window of a flat and some locals thought it was a case of...

ED: Weeding out the lies

ED: Weeding out the lies

Editorial

Thu, Aug 13 2020

Those responsible for spreading falsities must be brought to book

ED: Misinformation can be deadly

ED: Misinformation can be deadly

Editorial

Fri, Jul 10 2020

Law enforcement must ensure that anyone found responsible for spreading misinformation or selling unproven...

2 arrested for spreading rumours and...

2 arrested for spreading rumours and...

Nation

Fri, May 1 2020

The perpetrators fabricated a false story about a person being raped by a police official

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...

Facebook launches third-party fact-checking...

Facebook launches third-party fact-checking...

Technology

Sun, Apr 19 2020

The program will review and rate the accuracy of stories on Facebook, affecting their reach

Coronavirus: Man held for spreading...

Coronavirus: Man held for spreading...

Nation

Wed, Apr 8 2020

The arrestee made a video on Youtube claiming Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader contracted...

Coronavirus rumours: Lawyer...

Coronavirus rumours: Lawyer...

Court

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Cyber Police arrested the lawyer from Dhaka’s Uttar Badda...

Coronavirus: Lawyer held for spreading...

Coronavirus: Lawyer held for spreading...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 5 2020

The arrestee wrote on Facebook that many people had committed suicide for failing to pay their monthly...

Ihsanul: House rent waiver, bank loan...

Ihsanul: House rent waiver, bank loan...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 3 2020

He said stringent legal action will be taken against those spreading rumour

Coronavirus: Jubo League leader held...

Coronavirus: Jubo League leader held...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 31 2020

Earlier on Sunday, Inspector General of Police Dr Mohammad Javed Patwary said harsh action will be taken...

Do not spread rumors, request...

Do not spread rumors, request...

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 30 2020

'A few news media are also publishing news relating to those old pictures of police beating up...

6 held for spreading rumours on Covid-19...

6 held for spreading rumours on Covid-19...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 29 2020

IGP says stern action will be taken against those spreading rumours on coronavirus

Coronavirus: Legal actions against sharing...

Coronavirus: Legal actions against sharing...

Nation

Sat, Mar 28 2020

PID has also asked all to verify any information found on social media or other sources

Covid-19: Govt cell monitoring rumours,...

Covid-19: Govt cell monitoring rumours,...

Media

Thu, Mar 26 2020

New directive stresses that previous one, saying the cell will monitor rumours on private TV channels,...

One held for spreading rumours over...

One held for spreading rumours over...

Nation

Wed, Mar 18 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has so far claimed the lives of 7,988 people. The virus has infected 198,522...

Quader: RTA amendment move just a...

Quader: RTA amendment move just a...

Dhaka

Sun, Sep 29 2019

The Road Transport Bill - 2018 was passed by parliament on September 19, 2018

College teacher among 2 held in Bogra...

College teacher among 2 held in Bogra...

Nation

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Police arrested Masudur Rahman from Jhopgari while Benjur Ahmed from Jamil Nagar areas of the town

Youth held for spreading rumours against...

Youth held for spreading rumours against...

Nation

Thu, Aug 1 2019

Milton had said in a recent video that the prime minister was suffering from cancer

We shall overcome

We shall overcome

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 27 2019

Times may seem tough, but we have survived much as a people

The theory of violent sentiments

The theory of violent sentiments

Luba Khalili

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Does the recent spate of mob lynchings prove that we are inherently violent?