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    Press Council asks media not to publish news that influence trial

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:03pm on September 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Press Council on Monday issued instructions regarding court reporting, urging media not to publish any news or article that might influence the under-trial cases....

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    Rohingya leader unhappy with media

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on September 01, 2019

    The chairman of Ukhiya-based Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights, Mohib Ullah, on Saturday in a statement expressed concern over what he said...

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    Indian media’s sell-out on Kashmir

    Aijaz Zaka Syed | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2019

    RECALLING the stellar role of the Indian media during the infamous internal Emergency imposed by the late Indira Gandhi, Lal Krishna Advani, the BJP patriarch...

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    Lies of the victors

    Jason Hirthler | Updated at 12:00am on August 29, 2019

    The media’s relentless mythmaking keep us in the dark, writes Jason Hirthler JULIAN Barnes’ Man Booker prize winning novel, The Sense of an Ending, reads...

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    AD stays HC status quo on 9th wage board award 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46am on August 20, 2019

    The Appellate Division on Tuesday stayed for eight weeks the two months’ status quo imposed by the High Court Division on implementation of the 9th...

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    Journalists stage protests for 9th Wage Board award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on August 19, 2019

    Journalists in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country demonstrated on Sunday to press their demands including announcement of the new wage structure, job security of...

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    How corporate media fuel a new Iran nuclear crisis

    Gareth Porter | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    THE US news media’s coverage of the Iran nuclear issue has been woefully off-kilter for many years. Now, however, those same outlets are contributing to...

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    States must pay diplomatic price for media abuse: UK

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:11am on July 12, 2019

    Countries that abuse journalists should pay a ‘diplomatic price’, British foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt told a conference on media freedom Wednesday, adding that liberal democracies...

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    86pc of internet users admit being duped by fake news: survey

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 12:59am on June 13, 2019

    Eighty-six per cent of internet users have been duped by fake news — most of it spread on Facebook — according to a global survey...

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    Media crawled during emergency. Today, is its spine straight?

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on June 09, 2019

    IT IS not a complaint but rather a reflection on the general state of play: in my 50 years of journalism, Narendra Modi happens to...