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    Chinese media use race clashes to criticise US over Hong Kong

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:59pm on May 31, 2020

    Chinese state media took aim at the US government over the weekend as many American cities were gripped by raging protests and clashes, comparing the...

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    Bangladesh FM expects foreign envoys to maintain protocol, norms

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:21pm on May 09, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Saturday strongly criticised a section of foreign diplomats who made statements expressing the need for upholding freedom of expression...

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    GM Quader bars Jatiya Party leaders from talking to media

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on April 16, 2020

    Actions will be taken against Jatiya Party leaders and activists who will talk to media or post anything on social media on party activities without...

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    Media layoffs grow, industry pleads for relief

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:46am on April 03, 2020

    The ailing news industry, struggling during a pandemic-induced economic slump, is pressing for new government relief as media outlets scramble to keep covering the health...

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    News media is with you, we expect you to be with us: Editors’ Council

    | Updated at 01:10am on April 02, 2020

    The Covid-19 pandemic has caused the worst public health crisis in living memory in the world, including Bangladesh. The sheer scale and speed of the...

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    Facebook offers $100m to help coronavirus-hit news media

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:26am on March 31, 2020

    Facebook said Monday it was donating $100 million to support news organisations globally hurting from the coronavirus pandemic, citing the need for reliable information about...

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    Health minister asks media not to dish out scary news

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on March 30, 2020

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque on Monday said that the media should not publish any news that created panic among people. Joining the online press conference...

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    Taiwan welcomes US media expelled from China

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:31pm on March 28, 2020

    American journalists expelled by China are welcome to set up shop in Taiwan, foreign minister Joseph Wu said Saturday, as the democratic island burnishes its...

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    New wave of media repression

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2020

    SINCE 2018, large anti-government protests — which some term the Arab Spring 2.0 — have reverberated across the Middle East. Protesters decry corruption, sectarianism and...

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    Coronavirus to deliver fresh hit to US media sector

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:46pm on March 15, 2020

    The ailing news industry in the United States is bracing for more turmoil with the coronavirus pandemic expected to deliver an economic shock to the...