Quota reform

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    Attack on protesters ‘shocking, shameful and unbelievable’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:27pm on July 08, 2018

    Dhaka University professor emeritus Serajul Islam Choudhury on Sunday said the incidents that had taken place over recent protests were ‘shocking, shameful and unbelievable’. He...

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    Injured RU quota reformist Tariqul being brought to Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:23pm on July 08, 2018

    Tariqul Islam Tareq, joint convener of Rajshahi University unit of Bangladesh General Students’ Rights Protection Council who was brutally beaten up allegedly by...

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    Quota reform body holds meeting

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04pm on July 08, 2018

    The high-level committee formed to reform or abolish the existing quota system in public service held its first meeting at the cabinet division with...

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    We are in fear of enforced disappearance, arrest, torture: leader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 08, 2018

    Quota reform activists on Saturday in a press conference said that they were living in fear of arrest, enforced disappearance and torture while urging the...

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    Protests continue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57pm on July 06, 2018

    The attacks on the students demanding reforms to quota in government jobs were sponsored by the government and the state, alleged guardians of students and...

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    Protests spread across campuses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on July 05, 2018

    Different quarters including quota reform protesters, university teachers as well as student organisations on Thursday continued to protest against atrocities on protesters by Bangladesh Chhatra...

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    Eminent citizens for punishment of attackers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:18am on July 05, 2018

    Eminent citizens, intellectuals and rights activists in a joint statement on Wednesday demanded punishment of attackers on students in the movement for reforming quotas in...

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    Protests rage on campuses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:20am on July 05, 2018

    Teachers and students continued their protests on university campuses against attacks on quota reform protesters by Bangladesh Chhatra League activists and manhandling of guardians and...

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    Quota reform movement organiser Faruk sent to jail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:05pm on July 03, 2018

    A joint convener of the quota reform movement Faruk Hassan was sent to jail by a Dhaka court on Tuesday in a police assault case,...

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    Protests flare amid police action

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:20am on July 04, 2018

    Attacks on quota reform protesters by Bangladesh Chhatra League activists at universities for three days until Monday sparked protests in Dhaka and elsewhere on Tuesday....