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    Demand for release of Shahidul, student protesters continue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on August 12, 2018

    Left political leaders, rights and cultural activists, writers, university teachers and students on Saturday demanded immediate and unconditional release of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam and...

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    Actress Nawshaba put on fresh remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 11, 2018

    A Dhaka court on Friday remanded actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed for two more days in police custody over going live on Facebook with ‘rumours’ during...

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    22 private university students land in jail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 10, 2018

    Dhaka metropolitan magistrate’s court on Thursday sent 22 private university students to jail after they were interrogated for two days in police custody in two...

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    BNP terms police combing operation on students as ‘cruelty’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:15pm on August 09, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday termed the law enforcers’ combing operation on students who took part in the movement for...

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    RMG sector hit hard by student movement: BGMEA Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 11:01pm on August 08, 2018

    The recent movement for road safety affected the country’s readymade garments sector badly and the businessmen counted big losses, alleged Bangladesh Garments Manufacturers and Exporters...

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    Govt high-handedness lurks in post-protests time

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2018

    THE government still continuing with repression against university students, who joined school and college students in the later days of their protests for road safety,...

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    Quader says CEC should restrain his statements

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on August 10, 2018

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Thursday said that chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda should have restrained his public statements....

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    Release of detained students, withdrawal of cases demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on August 09, 2018

    Politicians, eminent citizens and different student organisations on Wednesday demanded immediate release of the detained students and withdrawal of cases filed against them during the...

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    You are Bangladesh

    Muhammad Yunus | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2018

    THE high school students took to the streets to protest the shocking deaths of two of their classmates hit by two speeding buses....

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    Govt must get down to work, stop beating about the bush

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2018

    THE protests of the school and college students, who had taken to the streets for nine days on end till Monday demanding justice for the...