Bangla Borno News is a news blog. There are posts on various topics such as world affairs, domestic and international politics, international economy, cultural and social events. On the website you can also find article contributions from readers.
Bangla Borno News is a Bangladeshi news blog. It is not an official site of any political party or institution in Bangladesh. The blog is managed by a group of professional journalists.
Bangla Borno News is managed by Bangla Borno Media Ltd. It has news bureaus in Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet and Cox’s Bazar. Aside from the main site, there are sub-sites for each region of Bangladesh including Sylhet News, Chittagong News, Dhaka News and Cox’s Bazar News . The site has about 4,000 followers on Facebook.
The company was formed in February 2014 by a group of professionals. It began publishing in February 2014 when the owner was not satisfied with the quality of Bangla newspapers in Bangladesh. The website got its name in May 2014 when it won gold award in country’s most prestigious news awards, Bangladesh Press Institute Awards (BPIA), in category News/Media Blog.
Bangla Borno News was established by a team of professional journalists. The group wanted to conduct its own research if there are fake news in the Bangladeshi newspapers. The group conducted surveys among users of Facebook, Twitter, M-SMS, etc. to find out the level of fake news in Bangladesh’s newspapers. The survey proved that the level of fake news in Bangladeshi newspapers is very high.
The results of the survey were published in Bangla Borno News. The group founded the website to challenge the fake news its found in newspapers.
Bangla Borno News won awards from various media associations and organizations such as Bangladesh Press Institute, Dhaka Center for Media Studies, International Digital Journalism Network and Bangladesh Free Press and Broadcasters Association (BFPA).
Bangla Borno News is an open platform where people can contribute content.
The site publishes news that are not published in other Bangla newspapers. The website has won 7 awards since its inception.
Bangla Borno Magazine was launched in June 2016. The magazine focuses on various subject matters such as literature, politics, business, culture and entertainment. BBM is published by Bangla Borno Media Ltd. It is published monthly with 12 to 20 pages per issue.