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International Day for Universal Access...

Universal Access to Information to be...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 27 2021

President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have issued separate messages wishing all-out...

OP-ED: Let’s not kill the spirit of...

OP-ED: Let’s not kill the spirit of...

Promiti Prova Chowdhury

Sun, Aug 29 2021

There is a long road ahead to ensure the protection, safety, and welfare of journalists in...

Bangladesh ministers overlook pressure...

Bangladesh ministers overlook pressure...

Law & Rights

Sat, Aug 21 2021

Govt insists it supports press freedom, but international community unconvinced

Reazul: Media development can benefit...

Reazul: Media development can benefit...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 20 2021

'Sheikh Hasina's government does not believe in strangling the media' 

Bangabandhu’s love for journalists

Bangabandhu’s love for journalists

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The great leader defended all journalists, regardless of whether they were critical of him or not

Amnesty urges Bangladesh to end crackdown...

Amnesty asks BD to end crackdown on...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 26 2021

The UK-based rights body presses for the repeal of the Digital Security Act (DSA)

CPJ: Pakistan’s proposed media regulator...

CPJ: Pakistan’s proposed media regulator...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 10 2021

The PDMA is likely to make the media a propaganda branch of the government, CPJ warns Imran Khan

New start for Paris mosque shut down...

New start for Paris mosque shut down...

Europe

Fri, Apr 9 2021

The mosque was closed following a clampdown on Islamist radicals sparked by the beheading of a teacher...

OP-ED: Development need not come at...

OP-ED: Development need not come at...

Meer Ahsan Habib

Sun, Mar 21 2021

How the DSA poses a threat to press freedom

GM Quader: Bangladesh cannot be called...

JaPa: Bangladesh can't be called a democratic...

Politics

Thu, Mar 11 2021

‘Awami League government has taken away people’s voting rights and freedom of...

Law enforcement, govt officials file...

Law enforcement, govt officials file...

Law and Rights

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Number of cases tripled in 2020 comparing to 2019

OP-ED: A prisoner’s tale

OP-ED: A prisoner’s tale

Saleem Samad

Tue, Dec 1 2020

Of fictitious cases, police brutality, and state-sanctioned intimidation

OP-ED: What constitutes freedom  --...

OP-ED: What constitutes freedom --...

Abu Taib Ahmed

Mon, Nov 16 2020

What France is doing can in no way fall within the purview of freedom

Dhaka Declaration on defending media...

Dhaka Declaration on defending media...

Media

Sun, Nov 15 2020

Canada, Botswana to co-host 2nd Global Conference for Media Freedom on Nov 16

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

Kashmir newspaper’s office sealed by...

Kashmir newspaper’s office sealed by...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Executive Editor Anuradha Bhasin called the move a vendetta for speaking against the government and the...

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: New media, new rules

OP-ED: New media, new rules

How should Bangladesh go about regulating the OTT sector?

TIB: Govt incentives not guaranteed...

TIB: Govt incentives not guaranteed...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 15 2020

People received almost no relief in 6.7% areas, it says

ARTICLE 19: Lack of transparency, management,...

ARTICLE 19: Lack of transparency, management,...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 3 2020

The controversial Digital Security Act 2018 is being used to silence critics in disguise, it said

The liberty to speak

The liberty to speak

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Why freedom of expression matters