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Police to consult HQ before accepting...

Police to consult HQ before accepting...

Law & Rights

Thu, Aug 3 2017

Section 57 stipulates that any post, image, or video on an electronic format that “causes to deteriorate...

Influential quarters using Section 57...

Influential quarters using Section 57...

Law & Rights

Thu, Aug 3 2017

According to prosecution sources, three cases were filed in 2013 under the ICT Act, 33 in 2014, 152 in...

Newspaper owners for scrapping Section...

Newspaper owners for scrapping Section...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 24 2017

'Section 57 an attack not only on the freedom of expression but also on the newspaper industry'

Editors want Section 57 abolished for...

Editors want Section 57 abolished for...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 21 2017

Newspaper editors, under the platform, said they are worried about the Section 19 of the draft law that...

DU teacher Fahmidul Haq regrets Facebook...

DU teacher Fahmidul Haq regrets Facebook...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Prof Mansur expresses his willingness to withdraw the case filed against Fahmidul under Section 57

Authors’ platform protests case against...

Authors’ platform protests case against...

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 15 2017

'The government wanted to abolish Section 57 of the act, but it has not done it yet. It is a matter of...

What will happen to the Section 57...

What will happen to the Section 57...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jul 13 2017

There are now 319 cases under trial that were filed under section 57

Why are Section 19 and Section 57 the...

Why are Section 19 and Section 57 the...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 10 2017

Under Section 19, members of law enforcement agencies can search, arrest and confiscate anyone’s property...

Decision on Section 57 Sunday

Decision on Section 57 Sunday

Law & Rights

Sun, Jul 9 2017

The controversial law has already been used to persecute journalists for their reports

AL leader sues Ctg journalist under...

AL leader sues Ctg journalist under...

Nation

Mon, Jul 3 2017

A Union Parishad (UP) chairman alleged that the reporter had run false reports against the chairman,...

Three female militant suspects remanded...

Three female militant suspects remanded...

Crime

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The detainees are the New JMB chief Ayub's wife Ashradi Jahan Tithi, the New JMB second-in-command Talha's...

Journalists demand withdrawal of case...

Journalists demand withdrawal of case...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Journalists dubbed Section 57 of ICT Act a tool to curb people’s rights

Manikganj judge files section 57 case...

Manikganj judge files section 57 case...

Crime

Wed, Jun 14 2017

A Manikganj judge has filed a case under the ICT Act against a bdnews24.com reporter

CU Chhatra Union leader held over Facebook...

CU Chhatra Union leader held over Facebook...

Nation

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Chaina, is a student of CU's music department and the cultural affairs secretary of Chhatra Union's Arts...

Afsan Chowdhury gets anticipatory...

Afsan Chowdhury gets anticipatory...

Court

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Prof Afsan Chowdhury will have to surrender to a judicial court within four weeks

Free speech under assault

Free speech under assault

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Section 57 of the ICT Act is now becoming a tool for the government to harass anyone who is trying to...

Afsan Chowdhury sued under Sec 57 of...

Afsan Chowdhury sued under Sec 57 of...

Crime

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Numerous journalists, students and teachers have been imprisoned under Section 57

Facebook page charged with contempt...

Facebook page charged with contempt...

Court

Sun, Jun 4 2017

A Facebook page recently allegedly criticised the Chief Justice.

Law minister: Section 57 will be dropped...

Law minister: Section 57 will be dropped...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 2 2017

'The new Digital Security Act will clarify what section 57 is supposed to represent'

Bhola imam held for Facebook post

Bhola imam held for Facebook post

Nation

Sun, Mar 19 2017

Bellal has long been sharing anti-government posts on Facebook.

‘Police grievance behind journo Nazmul...

‘Police grievance behind journo Nazmul...

Crime

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Savar-based journalist Nazmul Huda, who is currently incarcerated, is a victim to the grudge of Dhaka’s...