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    Students demanding 30pc quota in jobs block road in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on February 23, 2019

    Dozens of students and job seekers blocked traffic movement at Asad Gate area on Mirpur Road in Dhaka on Saturday in demand of 30 per...

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    FF descendants block road for quota

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on January 23, 2019

    Descendants of freedom fighters blocked Shahbagh crossing in Dhaka for about one hour on Tuesday for restoration of 30 percent quota for them government recruitment.They...

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    Modi plans jobs quota for upper caste poor

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 06:31pm on January 07, 2019

    Prime minister Narendra Modi’s government announced plans Monday to set aside a quota of government jobs for poorer members of India’s upper caste, months before...

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    Five injured as BCL swoops on quota protesters

    Our Correspondent . Dhaka University | Updated at 07:56pm on December 23, 2018

    Activists of Awami League’s student front Bangladesh Chhatra League on Sunday swooped on the quota protesters at Dhaka University’s Teachers Student Centre minutes before their...

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    Quota protesters demand 20pc budget for education, job guarantee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:15am on December 04, 2018

    Protesters for quota reform on Monday urged political parties to pledge in their election manifestos to allocate of 20 per cent of the budget for...

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    PCP rallies at CU demanding retention of quotas for marginalised communities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:31pm on October 14, 2018

    The Pahari Chhatra Parishad formed a human chain at Chittagong University demanding retention of the five per cent allocation of quota privileges for...

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    Reform, not cancellation

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 01:15pm on October 14, 2018

    Recently, in a controversial decision the government has cancelled the quota system in civil service of Bangladesh, the decision outraged many sections of the...

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    Physically challenged people continue protests

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on October 13, 2018

    Physically challenged people on Friday continue their protest at Shahbagh crossing by blocking roads for the second consecutive day demanding five per cent quota privilege...

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    Restoration of 5pc quota for ethnic minorities demanded

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:12am on October 12, 2018

    Ethnic minority people on Thursday demonstrated in Sylhet city demanding restoration of five per cent quota privilege for them in government jobs....

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    Physically-challenged block Shahbagh

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on October 12, 2018

    Physically-challenged people on Thursday blocked Shahbagh intersection demanding five percent quota privilege in Class I and II job, which was one per cent before the...