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Facebook, Google, Twitter agree to delete hate speech

Germany said on Tuesday that Facebook, Google and Twitter have agreed to delete hate speech from their websites within 24 hours, a new step in the fight against rising online racism following the refugee crisis. The government has been trying to get social platforms to crack down on the rise …

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unblocked Facebook around 2pm in bangladesh

Popular social networking site Facebook has been unblocked in Bangladesh after 22 days. Facebook is accessible from the app since 2pm Thursday. Users are also able to access Facebook from the website around 2:15pm. “We have unblocked Facebook around 2pm,” BTRC Chairman Dr Shahjahan Mahmood told the Dhaka Tribune. Masud Kabir, managing …

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BTRC asked to reopen popular social networking site Facebook

State Minister for Post and Telecommunications Tarana Halim made the disclosure in a press briefing at the secretariat on Thursday afternoon, according to several television channels. The decision came after 21 days of the blocking of Facebook. The temporary ban on the social networking platform came shortly after the Supreme …

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Government to write to Google, YouTube: Tarana Halim

The government will send letters to the authorities of search engine giant Google and video-sharing website YouTube about the country’s cyber security issues after meeting Facebook officials, said State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim yesterday. “We will urge Google and YouTube authorities to set up admin panels of …

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