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    Sakib clears smoke over fan video

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:40pm on August 08, 2018

    Test and Twenty20 international skipper Sakib al Hasan on Wednesday said the recently published video clip which created a huge controversy only showed the one...

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    Lawyer arrested, sued under Section 57 of ICT Act

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:40am on August 08, 2018

    A lawyer in Sirajganj was sued under Section 57 of Information and Communication Technology Act after he was arrested on Monday night for allegedly sharing...

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    India asks telcos to find ways to block FB, WhatsApp in case of misuse

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:35am on August 08, 2018

    India has asked its telecom operators to find ways of blocking applications such as Facebook and messaging app WhatsApp in the case of misuse, according...

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    Kamal warns of tough actions against instigators

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 06, 2018

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Sunday warned of tough punitive actions against instigators of student demonstrations and cautioned the protestors as well ‘not to...

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    Arun Jaitley defends citizenship test, citing Muslim growth

    Reuters | Updated at 07:06pm on August 01, 2018

    An Indian minister on Wednesday defended a controversial citizens' list to detect illegal immigrants from mainly Muslim Bangladesh, saying the growth in the Hindu population...

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    Sabbir in trouble for Facebook rant

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    Bangladesh middle-order batsman Sabbir Rahman was handed yet another opportunity in the starting line in the third one-day international against West Indies despite his poor...

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    University student suspended over Facebook status on quota reform

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 01:52am on July 16, 2018

    A student of Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University has been suspended over a Facebook post in favour of the quota reform....

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    Social media-fuelled lynchings shock India

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:56am on July 14, 2018

    The smartphone footage shows the two blood-soaked men pleading for their lives. Moments later they were dead, two more victims of lynchings sparked by rumours...

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    Traffickers tap into India’s digital boom to lure girls

    Reuters. Mumbai | Updated at 02:40am on July 14, 2018

    Tanu had marvelled at her first smartphone when her Indian migrant worker husband gave it to her last November so the couple could stay connected....

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    How a Macedonian town became a 'fake news' epicentre

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 06:41pm on July 12, 2018

    Jovan got a pair of Nike sneakers and went on holiday to Greece, his reward for having helped turn the small Macedonian town of Veles...