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  • BTRC blocks Skype

    BTRC unblocks Skype

    The telecom regulator yesterday unblocked Skype, a communication application, backtracking from its position a day after it was blocked.

  • BTRC blocks Skype

    BTRC blocks Skype

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has blocked the telecommunications application

  • On verge of release, Mahmudur shown arrested in case

    Bangla daily Amar Desh acting editor Mahmudur Rahman is shown arrested in a blast case a day after the apex court paved way for his release from jail.

  • All social media, apps unblocked

    The government unblocks all social media platforms including Skype, Twitter, WhatsApp and Viber.

  • 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.

  • Indian 'mystery woman': Family not mine

    A young deaf and mute Indian womanwho was stranded in Pakistan for a decade has returned home, but said the family she identified in photos was not hers.

  • [WATCH NOW] New Skype feature allows chat without account

    Skype unveils new feature that makes it easier for everyone to start a conversation and invite others to join.

  • Skype service 'restored' after network problems

    A problem with Skype's status system has been fixed, after many people were unable to use the service.

  • Skype service taken offline by network problems

    A problem with Skype's status system causes many people to be unable to use the service currently.

  • Away yet not away

    Bangladeshi-American engineer Shah Talukder had definite reasons to feel proud when his daughter launched a language coaching programme for poor students back in his motherland four years ago. And he had reasons to be frustrated too when Leilah, in the US, had trouble communicating with her students in Bangladesh due to hartals, weather, or traffic jams.

  • Police team to hunt IS web accounts

    A Europe-wide police team is being formed to track and block social media accounts linked to Islamic State (IS).

  • Facebook rolls out video calls on Messenger

    Video calling in Messenger is launching for people using Apple or Android devices in a number of countries and will hit more countries over the coming months.

  • Yahoo! may be readying a successor to Messenger

    Whatever messaging app Yahoo! has in store, it will have to be incredibly innovative to stand up to the competition, which includes a host of revolutionary apps downloaded hundreds of millions of times.