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Google shuts down Blog Compass service just 10 months after launching it
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Google shuts down Blog Compass service just 10 months after launching it

Users have been complaining for months about being unable to sign in into Blog Compass with a Google account.

Blogger, journalist known for criticising Pakistan military, ISI hacked to death in Islamabad; #Justice4MuhammadBilalKhan trends on Twitter
World

Blogger, journalist known for criticising Pakistan military, ISI hacked to death in Islamabad; #Justice4MuhammadBilalKhan trends on Twitter

A 22-year-old blogger and journalist from Pakistan known for criticising the country's powerful military and the spy agency ISI was hacked to death by an unidentified men

Liberal blogger Yameen Rasheed stabbed to death in Maldives amid rising political tensions
World

Liberal blogger Yameen Rasheed stabbed to death in Maldives amid rising political tensions

A liberal blogger was stabbed to death in the Maldives' capital on Sunday, his family and colleagues said, the latest media personality to be targeted in the troubled honeymoon destination.

Bangladesh: Cops arrests absconding convict in murder of secular blogger
World

Bangladesh: Cops arrests absconding convict in murder of secular blogger

Dhaka: Bangladesh police on Monday arrested an absconding death row convict for the gruesome murder of a secular blogger in 2013, that set off a chain of attacks targeting liberal writers in the Muslim-majority country.

Vietnam police arrest prominent anti-state blogger
News & Analysis

Vietnam police arrest prominent anti-state blogger

Vietnamese police on Wednesday detained a prominent blogger for distributing anti-state information, the latest in a crackdown on critics of the country's Communist rulers.

Bangladesh blogger murder: Dhaka court indicts five activists of banned militant outfit
World

Bangladesh blogger murder: Dhaka court indicts five activists of banned militant outfit

A Dhaka court on Wednesday charged five activists of a banned militant outfit for the 2015 murder of popular blogger Oyasiqur Rahman Babu, who wrote against the Jamaat-e-Islami and radical Islamists.

United States asks Bangladesh to ensure secure environment to its citizens
World

United States asks Bangladesh to ensure secure environment to its citizens

Raising concerns over the recent spate of attacks on secular bloggers and minorities, the US has asked Bangladesh to ensure a "secure environment" to all its citizens.

Bangladeshi blogger death: Recent murders carefully planned to destabilise nation, says Hasina
World

Bangladeshi blogger death: Recent murders carefully planned to destabilise nation, says Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Wednesday that the recent spate of murders of secular bloggers and minorities had been carefully planned to destabilise the country and held main opposition BNP and its allies responsible for the killings.

Protests break out in Vietnam after popular blogger goes on trial
World

Protests break out in Vietnam after popular blogger goes on trial

A prominent Vietnamese blogger went on trial Wednesday on anti-state charges, amid heavy security at Hanoi's central court, with police closing roads and breaking up a protest by dozens of supporters.

Prominent Vietnamese blogger put on trial for alleged anti-state posts
World

Prominent Vietnamese blogger put on trial for alleged anti-state posts

A lawyer says a prominent Vietnamese blogger will be put on trial this week in Hanoi for alleged anti-state postings

Vietnam free high-profile blogger, US call for more releases
World

Vietnam free high-profile blogger, US call for more releases

Vietnam has freed a high-profile blogger who has traveled to the United States, which is pressing for more such dissidents to be released.

Third blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh, AQIS claims responsibility
World

Third blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh, AQIS claims responsibility

Machete-wielding masked men hacked to death a 33-year-old secular blogger in Bangladesh today with terror group al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent claiming responsibility for the brutal murder, the third such attack by Islamists since February in the Muslim-majority nation.

No end to intolerance in Bangladesh: Another blogger hacked to death by masked men
World

No end to intolerance in Bangladesh: Another blogger hacked to death by masked men

Police say masked men hacked a blogger and author to death near his home in northeastern Bangladesh while he was on his way to his job at a bank.

Second blogger hacked to death by axe weilding assailants in Bangladesh, police nab 2
World

Second blogger hacked to death by axe weilding assailants in Bangladesh, police nab 2

A blogger was hacked to death by assailants using machetes in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday,

Blogger Avijit Sen's murder: Three suspected Islamists arrested in Bangladesh raid
World

Blogger Avijit Sen's murder: Three suspected Islamists arrested in Bangladesh raid

Three suspected Islamists were today arrested in Bangladesh in a pre-dawn raid, as authorities intensified a crackdown on extremists following the brutal killing of American blogger Avijit Roy.

Bangladesh: Blogger Avijit Roy was murdered by professional killers, says doctor
World

Bangladesh: Blogger Avijit Roy was murdered by professional killers, says doctor

Those who killed US-based blogger Avijit Roy in Dhaka were professionals and dealt three blows with sharp weapons "very expertly and brutally", said the doctor who did the postmortem.

Wife of flogged Saudi blogger says his health is worsening, won't survive full punishment
World

Wife of flogged Saudi blogger says his health is worsening, won't survive full punishment

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The wife of a Saudi rights activist, sentenced last year to 1,000 lashes for criticizing the Kingdom's clerics in his blog, said on Thursday her husband's health had worsened after the first round of flogging and that he could not survive the full punishment. Raif Badawi, 31, a blogger and founder of the "Free Saudi Liberals" website, received 50 lashes on Jan 9. The second of 20 rounds in total has twice been postponed on medical grounds

Iran to execute blogger for insulting Prophet Mohammed on Facebook
World

Iran to execute blogger for insulting Prophet Mohammed on Facebook

Soheil Arabi was found guilty in August and the decision was upheld by Iran's Supreme Court last month.

Hollywood blogger apologises for posting nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence
Entertainment

Hollywood blogger apologises for posting nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence

Hilton initially released the pictures but later removed them and released a series of messages on his Twitter account, regretting his action.