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    Social media brought down barriers between musicians and music lovers

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:11pm on December 05, 2020

    Popular singer-composer Imran Mahmudul said that social media has brought down barriers between musicians and music lovers by making it easy for the latter to...

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    Meteor sighting lights up Japan social media

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 09:55pm on November 30, 2020

    A fireball spotted falling from the night sky over parts of western and central Japan has lit up social media, with users sharing images of...

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    Bangladesh seeks information about 371 Facebook accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:14pm on November 20, 2020

    The government’s requests to Facebook for users’ information along with blocking content rose by 153 per cent year-on-year in the January-June period this year with...

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    TikTok gets reprieve as US holds off on enforcing ban

    | Updated at 09:55pm on November 13, 2020

    The US government announced Thursday it would delay enforcement of a ban on TikTok, saying it would comply with a court order in favour of...

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    Youth arrested for derogatory comments on Prophet

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 11:57pm on November 10, 2020

    Police on Tuesday arrested a young man from village Kharki under Mehendiganj upazila in Barishal allegedly for making a derogatory comment on the Prophet Muhammad...

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    Bangladesh warns action against anti-govt ‘propaganda’ on social media

    Mustafizur Rahman and Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 11:58pm on October 13, 2020

    The government on Tuesday warned of legal actions against spreading propaganda on social media from home and abroad aimed at confusing the security forces.  Academics...

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    Ananta Jalil changes his statement on social media

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:17pm on October 12, 2020

    After posting a 6.17 minutes video on Facebook on Saturday titled Ananta teaches rapists a lesson in which the business tycoon-turned-producer and actor Ananta Jalil...

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    Politicians, educationists decry restrictions

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:45am on October 12, 2020

    Former and present student leaders and educationists have termed the recent government directives for the government college students, teachers, officials and employees about the use...

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    Many FB profile pictures go black protesting against rape

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:19pm on October 06, 2020

    Many female Facebook users in Bangladesh have blackened out their profiles as part of the ongoing protest against rape, and have posted similar black images...

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    Woman assaulted being tied to tree in Sirajganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Sirajganj | Updated at 05:21pm on October 01, 2020

    A woman was tied to a tree and tortured brutally at Adarshagram of Ullapara upazila in Sirajganj on Wednesday allegedly by a female money-lender over...