Facts, once the prerogative of the media, used to be sacred. Now, they are just fodder in an increasingly hostile war of narratives.
As the government came under international scrutiny for curtailing freedom of expression, the question of child exploitation became the rallying point.
Others will never do, as they only want to use us
Even if the state has an objection against a citizen’s activity, can they legally pick up that person?
Arrest warrants are issued against Bangla daily Prothom Alo Editor and Publisher Matiur Rahman, Deputy Editor Anisul Hoque and eight others in a case filed over the death of Naimul Abrar Rahat, a ninth-grader of Dhaka Residential Model College.