Thursday, 25 February 2021
JU students call off demo but won’t leave halls
Agitated students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) have called off their demonstration till Wednesday.
23 Feb 2021, 16:07
Tensions mount at JU, demo continues defying authorities’ order
Some groups of Jahangirnagar University students still have occupied different dormitories, defying the university administration's instruction to leave the campus by 10am on Monday.
22 Feb 2021, 15:22
RU students give 24-hr ultimatum for hall reopening
Rajshahi University students have staged demonstrations for the 2nd consecutive day on Sunday and give a 24-hour ultimatum to the authorities concerned for reopening of all the dormitories of the ...
21 Feb 2021, 17:29
Two dead as Myanmar police open fire on protesters
At least two were killed in Myanmar's second largest city as security forces fired live rounds on protestors, emergency workers and doctors said Saturday.
20 Feb 2021, 21:42
Thousands rally again against military coup
The fresh rally followed the largest protests to date on Saturday, when tens of thousands came out in cities across the country to condemn the coup that brought a 10-year experiment with democracy to ...
07 Feb 2021, 10:16
Taposh loses competence to remain mayor: Sayeed Khokon
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has lost his competence to stay as mayor, ex-mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon has said
09 Jan 2021, 15:34
Will neither go beyond Constitution nor hurt religious sentiment: Home minister
The government will neither go beyond the Constitution nor hurt people’s religious sentiment over the issue of installing the sculpture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, said home minister ...
15 Dec 2020, 18:06
French law on filming police triggers third weekend of protests
The demonstrations attracted around 60,000 people across the country, according to organisers, while the interior ministry put that number at over 26,000
13 Dec 2020, 10:28
A democracy to speak, or not to speak
In the past, if the people lost their trust in the government, they would turn to the opposition. But now they are unable to have confidence in anyone
05 Dec 2020, 14:53
Police swoop down on anti-sculpture protesters
A group of religious zealots took out a protest rally from the national mosque Baitul Mukarram, despite police obstacles
04 Dec 2020, 17:46