ban on social media

12 foreigners held for crimes through social media

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims arrest of 14 people including 12 foreign nationals for committing crimes using different social media platforms across Bangladesh.

April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016

Facebook provides users’ info to Bangladesh govt

Facebook provides users’ information to the Bangladesh authorities for the first time upon its request about 31 users’ accounts in between July and December last year.

March 4, 2016
March 4, 2016

12 foreigners held for crimes through social media

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims arrest of 14 people including 12 foreign nationals for committing crimes using different social media platforms across Bangladesh.

December 13, 2015
December 13, 2015

Govt blocks Twitter, Skype, Imo

Three days after lifting a 22-day ban on Facebook, the government blocks the social networking sites Twitter, Skype and Imo while WhatsApp and Viber still under the restrictions.