Student protests

  • Images

    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,...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    Committee for abolishing almost all quotas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 14, 2018

    Cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam said on Monday that ‘almost all quotas’ in public service recruitment might be abolished, but the government would seek Supreme...

  • Images

    Nothing reins in reckless driving

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on August 13, 2018

    Local people blocked Dhaka-Rangpur Highway for around four hours and clashed with police after reckless driving claimed the life of yet another student in Rangpur...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    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...