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China, Hollywood and the censorship...

China, Hollywood and the censorship...

Showtime

Thu, Sep 9 2021

Today, China is the largest film market in the world, having surpassed the Hollywood box office in...

OP-ED: Move fast and break things (including...

OP-ED: Move fast and break things (including...

Vivek Menezes

Fri, May 28 2021

Censorship is built into the DNA of nation-states. So what can we do?

Unesco: Journalist killings drop but...

Unesco: Journalist killings drop but...

World

Mon, Nov 2 2020

A total 57 journalist killings took place in 2019 – the lowest annual total in 10 years

Twitter CEO says it was wrong to block...

'It was wrong to block links to Biden...

North America

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Twitter will no longer remove hacked material unless it's directly shared by hackers or those working...

Trump blasts Facebook, Twitter for censoring...

Trump blasts Facebook, Twitter for...

North America

Thu, Oct 15 2020

At a rally later in Iowa, Trump said his press secretary's Twitter account was blocked after she...

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

OP-ED: New media, new rules

OP-ED: New media, new rules

How should Bangladesh go about regulating the OTT sector?

OP-ED: The censorship paradox

OP-ED: The censorship paradox

SM Mahfuzur Rahman

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Banning books and censoring films barely ever serve their purpose

Web series censorship debate: Film,...

Web series censorship debate: Film,...

Showtime

Mon, Jun 22 2020

“The debate we have in our hands today is baseless because we are not addressing the real issue...

China’s coronavirus cover-up

China’s coronavirus cover-up

Anik Kabir

Sun, Mar 8 2020

How censorship and propaganda obstructed the truth

To kill a February dream

To kill a February dream

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Mon, Feb 4 2019

There’s no room for censorship at a literary festival

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

Choose your words wisely

Choose your words wisely

Abak Hussain

Sat, Aug 11 2018

When citizens aren’t allowed to have an opinion, the country doesn’t have a leg to stand...

Bangla Academy against DMP’s decision...

Bangla Academy against DMP’s decision...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Director general unaware of “Bangla Academy-led” committee

Imran Khan-led PTI to sue government...

Imran Khan-led PTI to sue government...

World

Tue, May 23 2017

It is the first time the new law has been used in a broad crackdown against political opposition

Amnesty: Bangladesh media faces more...

Amnesty: Bangladesh media faces more...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 2 2017

The government treats journalism as if it were a crime, says Amnesty’s Bangladesh researcher Olof...

Government puts the foot down on rape...

Government puts the foot down on rape...

Law & Rights

Mon, Apr 3 2017

The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, went over a number of proposals.

HC questions legality of changes made...

HC questions legality of changes made...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 6 2017

The changes made to the textbooks by removing well-known writers was allegedly made to satisfy the demands...

Speak no evil

Speak no evil

Abak Hussain

Tue, Feb 21 2017

We have forgotten what Ekushey was about

NoC revoked for Farooki’s film

NoC revoked for Farooki’s film

Showtime

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Celebrated director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s latest product Doob: No bed of Roses has had its ‘no objection...

The journalist birds

The journalist birds

SM Shahrukh , SM Shahrukh

Thu, Nov 3 2016

Self-censorship is the bane of journalism