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Facebook to delete MPs’ fake accounts : Tarana Halim

State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim on Monday said Facebook authorities will delete the fake accounts registered using the names of members of parliament (MPs) and VVIP personalities of Bangladesh.   "Once we provide the URL (Uniform Resource Locator) of those fake accounts of MPs and VVIPs to Facebook authorities, they'll shut down those," Tarana said while talking to journalists at her office.   Posts and Telecommunications Ministry will send a letter to the Speaker of Parliament to take an initiative to verify the official Facebook accounts of the MPs in order to identify the fake ones, she added.   The authorities of the social media giant assured the government of providing this assistance during a meeting with Tarana Halim on March 23 in London and on March 30 in Singapore.   Tarana said the Facebook authorities w...


Samsung set to sell refurbished Note 7 in emerging markets

Smartphone giant Samsung is set to sell refurbished version of its ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 phones in emerging markets this June, Hankyung has reported.   The firm will sell modified versions of the handset in emerging markets, including India and Vietnam, which claims the move is designed...

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