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    Self-censorship in age of big data

    Nik Williams | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    WE KNOW what censorship looks like: writers being murdered, attacked or imprisoned; TV and radio stations being shut down; the only newspapers parrot the state;...

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    Shahidul Alam warns Bangladesh at 'critical juncture'

    Agence France-Presse. Dhaka | Updated at 04:58pm on December 14, 2018

    Fresh from jail for dissent, and celebrated by Time magazine for fearless journalism, Shahidul Alam is not hiding as his native Bangladesh approaches an election...

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    Digital security act against yellow journalism, Inu tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:59pm on October 25, 2018

    Information minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Thursday told parliament that the Digital Security Act made evidence based news mandatory in place of yellow journalism. ‘The...

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    Digital security bill barrier to independent journalism: DRU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2018

    Dhaka Reporters’ Unity on Monday expressed concern over the passage of Digital Security bill in parliament....

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    CPJ urges president to return Digital Security Bill to Parliament

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on September 23, 2018

    The Committee to Protect Journalists has urged president Abdul Hamid to return the Digital Security Bill to Parliament for a review....

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    Hold the front page: the reporters are missing

    John Pilger | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    THE death of Robert Parry earlier this year felt like a farewell to the age of the reporter. Parry was ‘a trailblazer for independent journalism’,...

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    Myanmar army, government aim to silence independent journalism - UN

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 10:54am on September 12, 2018

    Military and government officials in Myanmar have waged a ‘political campaign’ to quash independent journalism, arresting and prosecuting many through the use of vague and...

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    Call for using RTI in journalism

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:47am on September 01, 2018

    Mentioning that the Right to Information Act is a strong tool for investigative journalism, speakers at a workshop on Friday urged journalists to widely exercise...

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    Journalists Golam Sarwar, Moazzem Hossain remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2018

    Senior journalists at a condolence meeting on Friday said that deaths Bangla daily Samokal editor Golam Sarwar and English daily Financial Express editor AHM Moazzem...

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    Editors’ Council condemns attacks on journalists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    The Editors’ Council on Monday expressed grave concern and condemned indiscriminate attacks on journalists covering the student protests demanding safe roads....