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    Audio clip of talks between Khosru and unknown boy goes viral

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:03am on August 05, 2018

    A reported audio clip of telephonic conversation between BNP standing committee member Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury and an unknown boy over intensifying the ongoing student...

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    28 social media accounts, news portals sued +

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on August 05, 2018

    Cyber unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police has prosecuted 28 social media and online news outlets under controversial Section 57 of Information and Communication Technology Act...

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    Traffickers now using social media to allure girls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:59am on July 31, 2018

    Experts on Monday stressed the need for vigilance at family, school and social levels for prevention of human trafficking in general, girl trafficking in particular,...

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    UK MPs call for social media regulation

    BBC | Updated at 08:58am on July 28, 2018

    The UK faces a ‘democratic crisis’ due to the spread of ‘pernicious views’ and the manipulation of personal data, a parliamentary committee is set to...

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    Social media-fuelled lynchings shock India

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:56am on July 14, 2018

    The smartphone footage shows the two blood-soaked men pleading for their lives. Moments later they were dead, two more victims of lynchings sparked by rumours...

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    India’s social media monitoring plan worries SC

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:10am on July 14, 2018

    A government plan to monitor social media could turn India into a ‘surveillance state’, the Supreme Court was cited as saying on Friday as it...

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    Juvenile delinquency on rise in Ctg

    Ferdous Ara . Chittagong | Updated at 11:30pm on June 19, 2018

    Juvenile delinquency is on the rise in Chittagong city as many minors are getting involved in serious offenses....

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    Social media also changes nature of Eid greetings

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:26pm on June 16, 2018

    The nature of Eid greetings has drastically changed now as most people turn to social media platforms for reaching out to each other instead of...

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    Social media to come under telecom monitoring surveillance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:02am on June 13, 2018

    The cabinet committee on national purchases on Tuesday approved procurement of equipments of Tk 236 crore to strengthen tapping of phone and surveillance of social media....

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    6.3pc of budget proposed for defence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on June 08, 2018

    The government has proposed raising the budgetary allocation for the defence services to Tk 29,084 crore for the fiscal year 2018-2019 from Tk 26,415 crore in the...