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    Khulna journalist gets anticipatory bail

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:01am on January 22, 2019

    The High Court on Monday granted a four-week anticipatory bail to Rashidul Islam, the Khulna correspondent of Daily Manabzamin, in a case filed under the...

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    Cabinet committee on 9th Wage Board reconstituted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on January 21, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday endorsed a proposal of reconstituting the cabinet committee for reviewing the Ninth Wage Board award report 2018 for journalists and employees...

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    Corporate media smears WikiLeaks, Assange

    Oscar Grenfell | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2019

    ANUMBER of corporate media outlets have begun the year by publishing scurrilous and derisive attacks against WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange....

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    Hasan assures support for credible media outlets

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:33pm on January 07, 2019

    New information minister Hasan Mahmud on Monday said he would consider providing state assistance to good media outlets that cannot...

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    Media must not be muzzled

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    THE prime minister deserves thanks for saying that a strong opposition is essential for democracy and that the incumbent Awami League wanted such an opposition...

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    Uncritical media engagement

    Nurul Kabir | Updated at 12:00am on December 25, 2018

    WHILE election itself is not democracy, it remains the indispensable first step towards democratisation of the body politic of any country. Bangladesh, which is constitutionally...

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    Bangladesh media playing inadequate critical role

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on December 23, 2018

    Journalists, academics, jurists, economists, researchers and politicians said Saturday that the media was playing inadequate critical role in upholding people’s democratic rights in the election...

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    Bleak era for media in Pakistan

    Abbas Nasir | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018

    THERE is little doubt that the media in Pakistan is besieged today as it is getting battered by different elements that range from the authorities...

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    CNN sues White House over barring of reporter

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 08:47pm on November 13, 2018

    CNN sued Donald Trump's administration Tuesday, alleging the White House violated journalist Jim Acosta's rights under the constitution by revoking his press credentials following a...

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    Another suspicious package addressed to CNN

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 02:19am on October 30, 2018

    A suspicious package addressed to CNN was intercepted Monday at an Atlanta post office, the head of the cable news network said in a statement.If...