Student protests

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    One killed as South African students protest

    Agence France-Presse . Johannesburg | Updated at 11:15pm on March 10, 2021

    A passerby was shot dead Wednesday after South African police moved to disperse students protesting against refusal by a top  Johannesburg-based university to register those...

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    Seven students sent to jail as police file assault case

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:14pm on February 27, 2021

    Seven activists of left-leaning student organisations on Saturday were sent to jail by a Dhaka Court. The police placed the students before the court and...

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    Barishal University students block road as 11 injured in transport workers’ attack

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 11:28am on February 17, 2021

    Barishal University students withdrew their protests and blockade on the Barishal-Patuakhali Highway on Wednesday evening after the university authorities assured them of legal and administrative...

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    Seven college students demonstrate in Dhaka

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 09:21pm on December 09, 2020

    Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University on Wednesday staged a demonstration in front of Dhaka College to press home their seven-point demand. Their...

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    PSTU students protest at ongoing recruitment

    United News of Bangladesh . Patuakhali | Updated at 04:23pm on December 01, 2020

    The students of Patuakhali Science and Technology University demonstrated against the ongoing recruitment process of the university on Tuesday. The students under the banner of...

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    Memorial erected commemorating Abrar Fahad on first death anniversary

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:54pm on October 07, 2020

    A memorial was erected in the Plassey crossing, adjacent to the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, in memory of the university student Abrar Fahad...

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    US protesters rally against mandatory flu shots for students

    Agence France-Presse. Boston | Updated at 10:31am on August 31, 2020

    Hundreds of people demonstrated Sunday in the US city of Boston against a new state rule mandating flu shots for students, a measure intended to...

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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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    VC goes ‘missing’ as BUET boils

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:56pm on October 08, 2019

    Though his students burst into protests against the killing of Abrar Fahad, vice-chancellor of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology Saiful Islam could not yet...

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    Gopalganj University VC leaves campus as UGC seeks his removal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:42pm on September 29, 2019

    A probe committee formed by the University Grants Commission on Sunday recommended withdrawing the vice-chancellor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University...