It is alleged by police that the accused received donations from foreign countries namely Pakistan, Syria, Australia and middle eastern countries
The public is being requested not to be taken into account of such rumours or misleading information.
Russian media have been instructed to publish only information provided by official sources, which describe the invasion as a military operation
More than 80 fact-checking organisations Wednesday urged online video platform YouTube to better combat disinformation, offering to help debunk false statements
The legal complaint argues that Facebook’s algorithms drive susceptible users to join ever-more extreme groups, a situation that is “open to exploitation by autocratic politicians and regimes”
High echelons of the government have directed the police force to remain on alert to fight rumours on the health condition of Khaleda Zia
Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa used her new prominence to criticise Facebook as a threat to democracy, saying the social media giant fails to protect against the spread of hate and ...
Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury was addressing the 5th World Conference of Speakers of Parliament on ‘Countering Misinformation and Hate Speech Requires Stronger Regulations’ in Vienna
Information and Broadcasting minister Hasan Mahmud on Wednesday warned that stringent measures will be taken against unregistered online news portals soon
Aung Kyaw is the third DVB journalist and Zaw Zaw is the sixth Mizzima journalist imprisoned since the military's 1 February coup
Fake news and misinformation are a severe deterrence to the progress of any nation and it is of paramount importance for individuals to know how to discern fake news from authentic ones.
Participants at a BIPSS workshop on ‘Developing a Critical Understanding against Fake News and Disinformation,’ deliberated on the proliferation of fake news and the lethal impact it had on states, ...
Information minister Hasan Mahmud said on Thursday legal actions would be taken soon against all fake online news portals
Facebook and other social platforms, which are also often used to organise peaceful events and pro-democracy movements, have been condemned for failing to stop a range of abusive and hateful content ...