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    Facebook and the rise of anti-social media

    by Rob Urie | Updated at 12:05am on April 04, 2018

    IT WAS a bit over four years ago that journalist Glenn Greenwald reported that British ‘intelligence,’ GCHQ, had developed a programme to spread politically targeted...

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    Nahid wants social media shutdown during SSC exams

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:13pm on January 23, 2018

    Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Tuesday said that they are planning to shut operation of social media like Facebook, Twitter across the country during...

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    Social movement and social media

    by Anika Mahin | Updated at 12:05am on December 19, 2017

    IT BEGAN with a gesture, two fingers raised in the sign of victory. The ownership of those two infamous fingers belonged to Abdul Quader Molla,...

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    AL to run electioneering through social media in next polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:32pm on November 04, 2017

    The Awami League will use social media for the party's electioneering for the next general elections scheduled to be held next year. Hasan Mahmud, the...

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    In a global game of thrones, we need new rules

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 28, 2017

    AS SOCIAL media platforms like Facebook grow, so the old institutions of the public sphere are withering. Those which survive seem to have no option...