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Apr 23, 2017
Liberal blogger Yameen Rasheed stabbed to death in Maldives amid rising political tensionsA 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.
Feb 20, 2017
Bangladesh: Cops arrests absconding convict in murder of secular bloggerDhaka: 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.
Nov 03, 2016
Vietnam police arrest prominent anti-state bloggerVietnamese 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.
Jul 20, 2016
Bangladesh blogger murder: Dhaka court indicts five activists of banned militant outfitA 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.
May 03, 2016
United States asks Bangladesh to ensure secure environment to its citizensRaising 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.
Apr 27, 2016
Bangladeshi blogger death: Recent murders carefully planned to destabilise nation, says HasinaBangladesh 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.
Mar 23, 2016
Protests break out in Vietnam after popular blogger goes on trialA 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.
Mar 22, 2016
Prominent Vietnamese blogger put on trial for alleged anti-state postsA lawyer says a prominent Vietnamese blogger will be put on trial this week in Hanoi for alleged anti-state postings
Sep 21, 2015
Vietnam free high-profile blogger, US call for more releasesVietnam has freed a high-profile blogger who has traveled to the United States, which is pressing for more such dissidents to be released.
May 13, 2015
Third blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh, AQIS claims responsibilityMachete-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.