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    Journalism in Bangladesh facing tough challenges: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on March 14, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday said that journalism had now been facing tough challenges as government was ‘controlling’ the...

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    AL MP sues Manabzamin editor, 31 others

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on March 11, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Tuesday asked the police to submit report on March 20 in a case filed against  the daily Manabzamin editor-in-chief Matiur Rahman...

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    Assange’s UK extradition hearing paused until May

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:09pm on February 28, 2020

    A British judge on Thursday paused Julian Assange’s extradition hearing following four days of intense legal wrangling over Washington’s request for the WikiLeaks founder to...

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    Should journalists be punished?

    Caitlin Johnstone | Updated at 12:00am on February 27, 2020

    A BRITISH judge this week has started the process of answering a very important question. It’s a question that many of us knew was the...

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    Assange and the imperium’s face

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on February 26, 2020

    IF WE are to believe it, Julian Assange of WikiLeaks, the man behind showing the ugliness of power, is the one responsible for having abused...

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    Workshop on journalism held at Jagannath University

    JnU Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on February 16, 2020

    A day-long workshop titled Basic Journalism Training and Workshop was held at Jagannath University on Saturday. Jagannath University Journalists’ Association organised the workshop at...

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    What happens to Assange will happen to the rest

    Chris Hedges | Updated at 12:00am on February 12, 2020

    DAVID Morales, the indicted owner of the Spanish private security firm Undercover Global, is being investigated by Spain’s high court for allegedly providing the CIA...

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    The central role of the whistleblower

    Melvin Goodman | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2019

    THE fortuitous emergence of a courageous whistleblower in the Trump White House and Harvard professor Jill Lepore’s pathetically ill-informed review of Edward Snowden’s recent book,...

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    Journalists must be biased towards people

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2019

    Dhaka University professor emeritus Serajul Islam Choudhury on Thursday said newspaper readers expect journalists not act neutral, but to remain biased towards the people and...

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    Journalism counters manufactured ignorance

    | Updated at 09:28pm on August 19, 2019

    THE disinformation industry is growing at an alarming speed and undermining democracy in an incremental manner. As part of this endeavour, there is a conscious...