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  • Mayhem over Facebook post

    A man was killed and 20 others were hurt after police fired rubber bullets and teargas shells as violence flared up in Horkoli Thakurpara village of Rangpur yesterday over an alleged Facebook post “demeaning Islam”. At least 30 Hindu houses were burned and vandalised as religious zealots ran riot in the village in the afternoon and staged demonstrations blocking Dinajpur-Rangpur highway.

  • Bangladesh Supreme Court

    Facebook users sued for demeaning SC, CJ

    Supreme Court administration sues some unknown persons for demeaning the judiciary and Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha in Facebook posts.

  • Arafat Sunny

    Cops press charges against cricketer Sunny

    Police submit charge sheet against cricketer Arafat Sunny in a case filed by a 23-year-old woman claiming to be his wife, under the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act.

  • Hoax: US woman ties knot with Bangladeshi rickshaw puller

    A false post regarding an American woman falling in love and marrying a Bangladeshi rickshaw puller over his honesty spread like wildfire on the internet.

  • Iraq veteran’s Muslim Facebook post goes viral

    Chris Herbert, a former soldier from Portsmouth Facebook post which goes on to praise the Muslims who served next to him in Iraq and helped him recover from his injuries, goes viral.

  • Paris attacks: 'I will not give you the gift of hating you'

    Antoine Leiris lost his wife Helene in the Bataclan theatre in Paris.His Facebook tribute to his wife and challenge to her killers has since been shared thousands of times.


    Cricketer Liton Das’ Puja greetings draw hate comments

    Bangladesh national team cricketer Liton Kumar Das receives numerous hate messages on Facebook after he posted a photo of the Durga idol and greeted his Facebook fans on the occasion of Puja.

  • Journalist Probir on 3-day remand

    Journalist Probir Sikder is placed on a three-day remand in connection with the case under Information and Communication Technology Act for “tarnishing the image” of LGRD Minister Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain.