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TIB: Our name being used to spread fake...

TIB: Our name being used to spread fake...

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 2 2019

TIB urges everyone involved to remove the posts

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

SC to judicial officers: Refrain from...

SC to judicial officers: Refrain from...

Court

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The apex court issues directives to judicial officers over using social media

US social media firms to testify on...

US social media firms to testify on...

World

Thu, Sep 12 2019

Last week, the owner of 8chan, an online message board linked to several recent mass shootings, gave...

People urged to remain alert against...

People urged to remain alert against...

Government Affairs

Sun, Aug 11 2019

People have been requested to dial 999 to inform police if they find anything suspicious

Maybe one day this will all change

Maybe one day this will all change

Zubayer Zakir Khan

Tue, Jul 30 2019

What do the recent lynchings say about our society?

A view to a kill

A view to a kill

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Jul 15 2019

It all boils down to the pink menace

Infographic: Global surge in social...

Infographic: Global surge in social...

World

Mon, Jul 1 2019

People in the Philippines spend the most time on social media, according to a survey of 31 countries...

A strategy for counter-terrorism

A strategy for counter-terrorism

Muhammad Zamir

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Eradicating terrorism needs careful policy formulation

Tech giants vow to step up fight against...

Tech giants vow to step up fight against...

Europe

Thu, May 16 2019

Executives from Google, Twitter, Facebook and Microsoft met with the leaders of France, New Zealand and...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

Authorities have arrested the author of the Facebook post

Social networks under intense surveillance...

Social networks under intense surveillance...

South Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

In the past 18 months, a slew of journalists, activists, and government opponents - have faced intimidation...

Fakhrul: Social media being used to...

Fakhrul: Social media being used to...

Politics

Fri, May 10 2019

'BNP’s previous decision not to join parliament has been changed with a goal in mind'

Why is Instagram planning to hide your...

Why is Instagram planning to hide your...

Technology

Thu, May 2 2019

The change is designed to minimize the stress of posting online

Why Sri Lanka’s social media ban won’t...

Why Sri Lanka’s social media ban won’t...

Anik Kabir

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The ban may serve to hide the truth about what is happening

Sri Lanka government declares curfew,...

Sri Lanka government declares curfew,...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Facebook and WhatsApp have been blocked inside the country to prevent misinformation and rumours

Downdetector.com: Facebook down for...

Downdetector.com: Facebook down for...

What the World Says

Sun, Apr 14 2019

The outage tracking website showed that there are more than 9,000 incidents of people reporting issues...

Home minister: Highest security measures...

Home minister: Highest security measures...

Government Affairs

Sat, Apr 13 2019

The home minister also assured that all major celebratory venues are now under CCTV surveillance

EU lawmakers for fines against firms...

EU lawmakers for fines against firms...

Europe

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The matter came to focus after the New Zealand attack was live streamed on social media

Britain plans social media watchdog...

Britain plans social media watchdog...

Europe

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Internet companies could face big fines, with bosses also held personally accountable, under rules to...

God’s world and men’s desires

God’s world and men’s desires

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Modernization has come, but at what cost?