Eden College leftist leader among several injured in Chhatra League attack

Dhaka, July 15 -- At least five to seven people, including 28-year-old Shahinur Shumi - the president of the Eden College branch of the Samajtantrik Chhatra Front - have been injured in an attack by t... Read More

Attack by Chhatra League disperses quota protesters on Dhaka University campus

Dhaka, July 15 -- The Chhatra League has dispersed quota protesters after clashing with them on the Dhaka University campus. Several students injured in the half-hour-long clash were taken to hospita... Read More

Day and night temperatures may rise despite rain forecast

Dhaka, July 15 -- Despite the forecast of rain in various regions over the next two days, daytime and nighttime temperatures across the country are expected to rise, the Bangladesh Meteorological Depa... Read More

'Razakar' slogans: Hasina asks whether quota protesters know their history

Dhaka, July 15 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has questioned whether the quota protesters who sarcastically referred to themselves as 'Razakars' in response to her remarks on the movement know their ... Read More

The real Razakars of this era': Irked ministers take to social media

Dhaka, July 15 -- Student protesters demanding an overhaul of the quota system in government jobs who sarcastically referred to themselves as 'Razakars' or Pakistani collaborators have drawn backlash ... Read More

Six to die, 7 get life in prison for 2016 Cumilla double murder

Dhaka, July 15 -- A Cumilla court has sentenced six people to death and seven more to life in prison for the double murder of Md Gias Uddin and Md Jamal Hossain over a land dispute in Cumilla's Sadar ... Read More

Clashes during quota protest spread to DMCH area as over 100 injured seek treatment

Dhaka, July 15 -- Clashes between students protesting against the freedom fighter quota in government jobs and Bangladesh Chhatra League at Dhaka University have spread to the Dhaka Medical College Ho... Read More

Quader sees 'no justification' for quota reform movement

Dhaka, July 14 -- Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader thinks there is "no justification" for the movement demanding reforms to quotas in government job recruitment by going beyond the consti... Read More

Quota reform protesters to march, submit memorandum to president Sunday

Dhaka, July 14 -- Students and job seekers protesting for reforms to quotas in government jobs will march on the Bangabhaban and submit a memorandum to President Mohammed Shahabuddin on Sunday. The m... Read More

Quota reform protesters breach police barricades on march to Bangabhaban

Dhaka, July 14 -- Protesters calling for reforms to the quota system for government jobs have breached barricades put up by police on their march to the Bangabhaban - the official residence of Preside... Read More