rumours on social media

October 7, 2018
October 7, 2018

100 police teams active nationwide

Around 100 police teams across the country are monitoring social media to the prevent spread of rumours and fake news.

September 12, 2018
September 12, 2018

Govt will react to rumours on social media within 3hrs: Tarana

The government will proactively react immediately within three hours if any rumour is noticed on the social media, State Minister for Information Tarana Halim says.

August 20, 2018
August 20, 2018

Businesswoman Faria Mahjabin confesses to ‘spreading rumours’

Businesswoman Faria Mahjabin, who was arrested in a case filed for allegedly spreading rumours during the recent student movement for safe roads, confesses to the charges brought against her.

August 18, 2018
August 18, 2018

Businesswoman held, remanded

Rab has arrested a woman entrepreneur in a case filed under the controversial section 57 of the ICT Act for “spreading rumours and sharing provocative posts” on social media over the recent student...

August 9, 2018
August 9, 2018

Spreading rumour: Online news portal official, 2 students detained

Law enforcers arrest the CEO of an online news portal and two students from Dhaka and Bogra for allegedly trying to create anarchy by publishing fake news and spreading rumours on social media over...