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Govt commitment on Digital Security Act not kept: Editors’ Council

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Editors’ Council said three ministers of the government, who pledged to heed journalists’ concerns over some portions of Digital Security Act, did not keep their commitment at the end.

Editors’ Council member Shyamal Dutta said it at a press briefing on the newly passed Digital Security Act in national press club on Saturday (October 13).

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Deep Condolence

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Association of Software & Information Services- BASIS is saddened to inform you that Mr. Md. Ali Akbar Khan, Founder of Star Computer Systems Limite...
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Smartphone addiction reduces brain performance

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The performance of human brain is significantly reduced by the excessive use of smartphone, study revealed the findings again.

 

Thus, the underage users especially the adolescents are facing bullies i...
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4181 mobile users change operators, 5862 obstructed

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

 

As the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service launched in country, some 4,181 mobile phone users were able to change their desired operator keeping t...
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Google plus to be shut down after users’ data breach

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Google said on Monday that it would shut down Google Plus, the company’s long-struggling answer to Facebook’s giant social network, after it discovered a security vulnerability that exposed the private data of up to 500,000 users.

 

Google did not tell its users about the security issue when it was found in Ma...
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Token strike held for lowering mobile call rate

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Mobile Phone User Association observed a symbolic strike demanding reduction of mobile phone call rate and internet price adjustment.

 

The body organized the program in front of the National Press Club on Tuesday (October 9) protesting the existing ‘irregularities’ in the telecommunication sector also.

 

As a token strike, the group ke...
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Monitoring cell formed to prevent rumors in social media

October 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Government has formed a monitoring cell to detect rumors in social networking sites (social media) and also to let people know the fact.

 

The cell, comprising officials of Press Information Department (PID), will inform media about government's...
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Driving license, vehicle registration thru online soon

October 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The government is set to launch an online BRTA service portal very soon to provide hassle-free vehicle registration and driving license to people.

Currently, Bangladesh Road Transport Auth...
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56 Bhashani varsity teachers resign over ‘assault’ by BCL men

October 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Fifty-six teachers of Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) have resigned protesting the assault carried out by leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Sunday.

 

The teachers including 2 regent board members, 4 deans 4 provosts and 14 departmental chairmen submitted the resignation paper to Registrar Dr. Touhidul Islam at 12:30 pm Monday (October...
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