journalists

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Tk 10 lakh fine max, if journo engages in illegal activity

A law is being amended with a provision of fining up to a maximum of Tk 10 lakh if ​​journalists are involved in any illegal or criminal activity, said Justice Nizamul Huq Nasim, chairman of Bangladesh Press Council.

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

JS committee gets 60 days more to review Mass Media Employees Bill

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting today got another 60 days to examine the much-debated Mass Media Employees (Services Conditions) Bill 2022.

May 3, 2022
May 3, 2022

Digital Security Act threatens press freedom, needs reformation: Editors’ Council

The Editors’ Council today called upon the authorities concerned to reform the Digital Security Act in order to ensure press freedom in the country.

February 3, 2021
February 3, 2021

‘Of course, journalists will seek information’: HC observes

The High Court today observed that journalists are curious and they will seek information.

June 26, 2019
June 26, 2019

ACC can call anyone, says minister; journos protest ‘indecent summon’

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) can call anyone for its clarification over an issue, the home minister told media, as a group of journalists protested what they claimed an “indecent summon” of their fellow.

November 3, 2018
November 3, 2018

Stand up for journos, truth

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged all to stand up for journalists, truth and justice saying truth never dies.

August 17, 2017
August 17, 2017

Earn people's trust

Editors and senior journalists suggested that the Election Commission should take all-out steps to earn trust of the people and

August 16, 2017
August 16, 2017

EC, journos sit today to talk polls reforms

The Election Commission today begins its two-day talks with editors and senior journalists for their opinions on possible electoral

March 5, 2017
March 5, 2017

BSJA votes in new office bearers

Syed Saidur Rahman Shamim of Channel I has been elected president of the Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA).

June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016

Iftar Mahfil shifted to Monday

Due to unavoidable circumstance, the date of Iftar Mahfil, organized by Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA) and Bangladesh Sports Journalists Community (BSJC), has been shifted from June 18 to June 20.