Category: Tech

Meta sparks political controversy in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has recently been embroiled in a digital and political controversy following Meta’s decision to shut down 148 accounts and pages, claiming they were operated by the ruling Awami League’s research organization, the Center for Research and Information (CRI). This move has stirred significant reactions and raised concerns about bias, political manipulation, and the role […]

Bangladeshi think tank CRI falls victim of Jamaat activists inside AFP

Recently, Meta (formerly known as Facebook) has shut down 148 accounts and pages by claiming those were operated by ruling “Awami League’s research organization” – Center for Research and Information (CRI). This news has been very enthusiastically publicized by almost all of the newspapers and media outlets in Bangladesh, including anti-government and pro-Islamist newspapers such […]