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    BUET continues drive against outsiders

    Manzur H Maswood and Arifur Rahman  | Updated at 12:18am on October 14, 2019

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology on Sunday continued the drive against the outsiders and succeeded in ousting about ninety per cent of them in...

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    Jane Fonda arrested in climate protest at US Capitol

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Oscar-winner Jane Fonda was arrested Friday outside the US Capitol where she was protesting climate change and demanding action to protect the environment. ..

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    Mali protesters ransack UN supplies

    Agence France-Presse . Bamako | Updated at 02:34pm on October 13, 2019

    Protesters demonstrating against foreign troops in Mali ransacked a dozen UN supply containers on Saturday looting electrical equipment, air conditioners and mattresses, the UN and...

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    Demo withheld for 2 days

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 02:51pm on October 12, 2019

    After six days of protests seeking justice for the murder of their fellow student Abrar Fahad, the agitating students of the Bangladesh University of Engineering...

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    Demos against ‘unequal’ deals with India continue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:46am on October 12, 2019

    Different political parties at separate programmes on Friday continued protests against ‘unequal’ deals signed with India during prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s recent India visit and...

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    Imran Khan blasts media double standard over HK protests

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 01:07am on October 12, 2019

    Pakistan’s prime minister Imran Khan accused international media Friday of a ‘double standard’, saying news outlets give more prominence to the on-going protests in Hong...

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    Hong Kong urges property developers to cut rent for retailers

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    Hong Kong’s financial chief urged landlords and property developers on Friday to offer rent subsidies to retailers and food and beverage businesses suffering after four...

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    BUET teachers want VC to quit

    Manzur H Maswood and Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:03am on October 11, 2019

    The Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology Teachers Association on Thursday demanded removal of the university’s vice-chancellor as protests continued on campuses across the country...

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    BNP to hold countrywide protests on Oct 12

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:43pm on October 10, 2019

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party has called countrywide protests for October 12–13 against the recent ‘anti-state’ Bangladesh-India treaties and the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad...

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    Scores arrested after night long HK violence

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 04:39pm on October 07, 2019

    Protest-scarred Hong Kong struggled to recover on Monday after scores of people were arrested in violent clashes overnight and as the last British governor of...