Hindu fisherman Rasraj Das has been detained in Bangladesh since October 2016. He was arrested for allegedly posting an “offensive” image on Facebook and charged with “hurting religious sentiment”. He could face up to 14 years in prison if convicted. Even though police have recently stated that he was not responsible for posting the image, the charge has not been dropped and he was denied bail on 3 January. His next bail hearing is scheduled for 16 January.
In a post of Mark Zuckerberg, where he wished him followers Merry Christmas, a facebook user asked him if he's an atheist. Zuckerberg replied saying that he's not an atheist anymore and religion is important to him.
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