• Images

    Singapore blogger crowdfunds $1,00,000 to pay PM defamation damages

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:30pm on April 05, 2021

    A Singaporean blogger said he had crowdfunded almost $1,00,000 that he was ordered to pay as damages for defaming the prime minister by sharing an...

  • Images

    Singapore blogger ordered to pay $100,000 for defaming PM

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 01:23pm on March 24, 2021

    A Singaporean blogger was ordered on Wednesday to pay almost $100,000 in damages for defaming the prime minister by sharing an article on Facebook linking...

  • Images

    Azerbaijani blogger wounded in France stabbing

    Agence France-Presse . Nantes | Updated at 10:16am on March 17, 2021

    An Azerbaijani video blogger living in exile in France who has vehemently criticised Azerbaijan president Ilham Aliyev was wounded in a stabbing attack, police said...

  • Images

    Only 16 out of 29 witnesses testify in five years

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 01:48am on February 11, 2021

    The Anti-Terrorism Tribunal, Sylhet, on Wednesday testified two prosecution witnesses in blogger Ananta Bijoy Das murder case raising the number of testifying witnesses to 16...

  • Images

    Abhijit murder verdict on Feb 16

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:08pm on February 04, 2021

    The Special Anti-Terrorism Tribunal in Dhaka on Thursday set February 16 for announcement of the verdict in the case of murdering free thinker blogger and...

  • Images

    Prosecution ends arguments, seeks death penalty

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on February 04, 2021

    The prosecution on Wednesday concluded the case summing up arguments at the Special Anti-Terrorism Tribunal in Dhaka in the case filed over the murder of...

  • Images

    Two more testifies in Abhijit murder trial

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:59pm on November 18, 2020

    Two more persons on Wednesday testified in the case lodged over the murder of blogger and popular science writer Abhijit Roy. Nur Mohammad Talukder and...

  • Images

    Blogger Oyasiqur murder case verdict on Oct 27

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on October 05, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Sunday fixed October 27 for delivering the verdict of a case filed over the murder of blogger Oyasiqur Rahman Babu in...

  • Images

    Stop harassing families of rights defenders: AI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on August 08, 2020

    Amnesty International on Friday asked the government to stop harassing and intimidating the family members of exiled blogger Asad Noor and other human rights defenders...

  • Images

    Video stars: Russian child bloggers score millions of ‘likes’

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2019

    Liza Anokhina was 11 when people started recognising her in the street. Now a year older, she is one of Russia’s most popular child bloggers...