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    HRW urges Bangladesh govt to drop charges against cartoonist, journalists

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 06:23pm on May 08, 2020

    Human Rights Watch on Friday called on the Bangladesh government to withdraw charges against journalists and a cartoonist...

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    Government imprisons journalists for telling truth: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on May 07, 2020

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday complained that the government was imprisoning journalists under oppressive law for publishing the truth. Addressing a ceremony at the...

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    Journalist dies with COVID-19 symptoms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on May 06, 2020

    Another journalist of daily Shomoyer Alo died with COVID-19 symptoms at his Banashree house in the capital on early Wednesday. Mahmudul Hakim Apu, subeditor of...

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    Release of photojournalist Kajol demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:17am on May 06, 2020

    Article 19, a London based rights organisation, on Tuesday demanded immediate and unconditional release of photojournalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol. Shafiul was shown arrested under Section...

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    Infections rise among frontline COVID-19 fighters in Bangladesh

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:09am on May 06, 2020

    Frontline coronavirus fighters, including health service providers, police, armed forces personnel and journalists, are facing a serious situation as the number of infected people among...

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    Journalist arrested for Facebook status

    Staff  Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:56pm on May 05, 2020

    A journalist was arrested in Sunamganj early Tuesday on charge of posting a status on a social media against the local lawmaker. The arrested was...

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    Journalist, family harassed by house owner, neighbours

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on May 04, 2020

    A journalist and his family faced harassment by the house owner and some local people at Kadamtala of Basabo in Dhaka after he tested positive...

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    Call to end journalist oppression

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on May 03, 2020

    Different organisations alleged that the journalists are still facing oppression by holders of black money and from the people in power and demanded an end...

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    Photojournalist Kajol found near Indian border in Jashore, sent to jail

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 09:26am on May 03, 2020

    Photojournalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol was found near Bangladesh-India border in Benapol of Jashore early Sunday and was sent to jail nearly two months after he...

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    Dozens of journalists die from coronavirus since March 1: NGO

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 10:17pm on May 02, 2020

    Dozens of journalists have died worldwide from the novel coronavirus in the past two months, a press freedom organisation said Friday, lamenting that media workers...