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    DUJA gets new committee

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:53pm on October 11, 2020

    Mehedi Hasan of Daily Kalerkantho and Sazzadul Kabir of were elected as the new President and General Secretary of Dhaka University Journalists' Association for...

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    Yes, there is hope

    Joan Pedro-Carañana | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2020

    There’s a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.    — Leonard Cohen IT HAS often been said that the great triumph of...

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    Media can’t work freely without democracy, says Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on September 20, 2020

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday said that the media could not work freely without democracy while the Awami...

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    Media parade of crime suspects before trial must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2020

    THE exposure of crime suspects to media before trial by the law enforcement agencies continues in breach of a series of High Court orders against...

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    China withholds US press cards as media row deepens

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 01:39am on September 08, 2020

    China has refused to renew the press cards of several journalists working for US companies, a foreign media association said Monday, as Beijing kicks back...

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    Health ministry seeks to halt hospital raids

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on August 06, 2020

    The health ministry has asked the home ministry to keep the law enforcement agencies from raiding government and private hospitals and asked health officials not...

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    Three Bangladesh nationals lynched in India’s Assam: media report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:42pm on July 19, 2020

    Three Bangladeshi nationals alleged to be cattle smugglers were lynched by locals in southern Assam’s Karimganj district around midnight on July 18, reports the Hindu....

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    Malaysia police question Australian Al Jazeera journalists

    Agence France-Presse. Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:30pm on July 10, 2020

    Malaysian police Friday called in a group of Australian journalists from Al Jazeera for questioning over a documentary about the arrest of migrants, as the...

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    Drug dealers to be quizzed for 1 day

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 08, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Tuesday allowed police to interrogate three people for one day each on charges of selling banned sexual stimulants and illegal drugs...

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    ATN Bangla official dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12pm on July 07, 2020

    ATN Bangla finance and accounts department senior vice-president Ahsan Habib died of COVID-19 on Monday night at a hospital in the capital. He was 58....