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    Japanese reporter died after 159 hours of overtime

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:16am on October 07, 2017

    Japan’s public broadcaster apologised Friday to the parents of a young reporter who died of heart failure after logging 159 hours of overtime in a...

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    3-day basic training for journalists begins at JU

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on October 04, 2017

    A three-day workshop titled ‘fundamental training on journalism’ began in Jahangirnagar University on Tuesday. Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association in association with the Press Institute of...

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    CPJ urges B’desh govt to release 2 Myanmar journalists

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on September 17, 2017

    Bangladeshi authorities should immediately release two Myanmar journalists who police detained on September 7 and drop all charges against them, the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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    RAB misses 50 deadlines for probe report

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on August 24, 2017

    A Dhaka metropolitan magistrate’s court on Wednesday asked Rapid Action Battalion to submit by October 8 its report on the investigation into the sensational murder...

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    BFUJ announces fresh programmes for 9th wage board

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:57am on August 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists on Tuesday announced a series of programmes, including hunger strike, for formation of the 9th wage board and repeal of...

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    Muhith’s comments on wage board unacceptable: BFUJ

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on August 10, 2017

    Leaders of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists on Wednesday said that finance minister AMA Muhith’s comments on the ninth wage board for journalists were ‘unexpected,...

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    Wage board for journalists unnecessary: Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 09, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Tuesday said a new wage board for the newspaper industry was unnecessary as the salary of journalists was higher than...

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    Seven get campus journalism award at DU

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on July 29, 2017

    Seven Dhaka University correspondents of different newspapers and online news portals have been given ‘Campus Journalism Award’ under two trust funds of Dhaka University Journalists’...

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    Should journalists protect national interest or publish and be damned?

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2017

    PAKISTAN prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s fate hangs in the balance on unexplained finances, most specifically for apartments he acquired on London’s most expensive stretch, Park...

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    Journalists give July 29 ultimatum for 9th wage board

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:34am on July 19, 2017

    Journalist leaders on Tuesday set an ultimatum demanding 9th wage board by July 29 otherwise they will go for a single-point movement from the next...