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...

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    Kamal wants arrested students to be released before Eid

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:08am on August 18, 2018

    Eminent jurist Kamal Hossain on Friday urged prime minister Sheikh Hasina to unconditionally release before Eid-ul-Azha the students arrested during movements for quota reforms and...

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    No case filed, none held for attack on journalists

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 02:25am on August 18, 2018

    No case has yet been filed and none has been arrested or interrogated for the attack on journalists, mainly photojournalists, while covering student protests for...

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    Lawyer-less Faria remanded for three days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07pm on August 17, 2018

    Small entrepreneur Faria Mahjabin, who was arrested in Dhaka on Thursday for allegedly spreading rumours on Facebook during recent student protest, had been...

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    PM terms protest ‘instigators’ state enemy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 17, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday termed ‘enemy of the state’ the ‘instigators’ of protests of students mainly from schools and colleges for road safety....

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    12 university students denied bail

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:05pm on August 16, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Thursday denied bail to 12 private university students accused in two cases filed over vandalism and attacks on police during the...

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    100 students arrested, 5,000 unnamed prosecuted in 52 cases in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:25pm on August 15, 2018

    At least 100 people, most of them students, were arrested in at least 52 cases filed between July 29 and August 15 with different police...

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    Two students held under ICT Act

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:46pm on August 15, 2018

    Two students – one of a private university and another of a madrassah – have been arrested from two city neighbourhoods in overnight drives conducted...