Student protests

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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...

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    Govt should settle quota issue before fresh student protests

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 14, 2018

    THE students who had held protests since mid-February seeking reforms in the public service recruitment quota,...

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    DMP identifies 150 social media profiles for ‘instigating’ students

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 04:21pm on August 13, 2018

    The Dhaka Metropolitan Police has launched stringent legal procedure against 150 profiles for their alleged involvement in social media, especially Facebook to...

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    8 pvt university students denied bail again

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on August 13, 2018

    None of the 22 private university students, arrested by the police at the night of August 6 during the student protests demanding transport sector anarchy...