Student protests

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    Students’ demands lie unimplemented

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2018

    Most of the demands of students, including a ban on unfit vehicles and drivers without licences and half fare for them, have remained unimplemented even...

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    Shahidul Alam needs immediate treatment: family

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:32pm on August 22, 2018

    Detained internationally acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam needs immediate medical treatment as he is suffering from breathing difficulties and eyesight problems, and has pain in the...

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    Actress Nawshaba walks out of jail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on August 21, 2018

    Actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed was released from jail Tuesday afternoon, hours after she was granted bail by a court in Dhaka in the afternoon...

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    Govt should withdraw cases against student protesters

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    THE university students arrested in connection with the protests that the school and college students had held for nine days since July 29 seeking justice...

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    32 more students get bail, 13 freed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on August 21, 2018

    Thirteen more students arrested over recent protests for road safety were released from Dhaka Central Jail on Monday while 32 more detained student protesters, including...

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    10 Nobel laureates demand release of Shahidul, others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on August 20, 2018

    Ten Nobel laureates and 13 other eminent international figures in a statement have urged immediate and unconditional release of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam and others...

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    9 students released as 42 secure bail

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on August 19, 2018

    Nine private university students were released from jail as 42 students, including the 9, detained in cases filed for incidents during the recent student protests...

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    Govt asked to stop arrest, harassment of female protesters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on August 19, 2018

    Twenty women professionals on Saturday demanded an immediate end to the arrest and harassment of female protesters for quota reform and road safety and immediate...

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    Left leaders demand release of students before Eid

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:08am on August 19, 2018

    Left leaders on Saturday demanded unconditional release of the students arrested during their protests for safe roads as well as acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam before...

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    National Geographic demand release of Shahidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:37pm on August 18, 2018

    National Geographic has expressed deep concern over the health and wellbeing of detained renowned photographer Shahidul Alam demanded his...