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  • Unbridled BCL men

    The Chittagong University authorities were forced to postpone a graduation test for journalism students on Thursday when activists of the Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) refused to allow examinees to enter the exam hall.

  • DU fresher forced to do squats, driven away from dorm

    Forcing a fresher student to do squats in public, some BCL activists at Shaheed Sergeant Zahurul Haque Hall of Dhaka University drive him out of the dormitory over a trifling matter.

  • BCL expels 5 over riot at DU hall

    Bangladesh Chhatra League expels five of its leaders and activists for their involvement in the rampage at Bijoy Ekattor Hall in Dhaka University.

  • Ruling party men assault Kushtia headmaster

    A group of activists of Jubo League and Bangladesh Chhatra League, youth bodies of ruling Awami League, beat up headmaster of a high school in Kushtia for submitting names of the school’s managing committee members without consulting with them.

  • 3 shot in Ctg BCL infighting

    Three persons are shot during a clash between two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League on Chittagong College campus in the port city.

  • JCD-BCL clash leads 2 Rajshahi College hostel rooms attack

    Two rooms in a hostel of Rajshahi Government College are set on fire following a clash between Chattra League (BCL) and Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists.

  • BCL leader jailed for two years

    Nurul Azim Rony, general secretary of Chittagong city Chhatra League, was sent to jail yesterday, a day after he was held with an illegal firearm at a polling centre in Hathazari upazila.

  • 14 hurt in Mirpur AL infighting

    At least 14 people are injured in a clash between supporters of two ruling party lawmakers while bringing out an anti-hartal procession in Mirpur area of Dhaka.

  • UP polls: BCL leader jailed for 2yrs for carrying pistol

    A mobile court sentences a BCL leader to two years’ imprisonment after he was arrested along with a pistol at a polling centre in Hathazari upazila of Chittagong during the fourth phase of union parishad election.

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    1 killed, 2 bullet-hit in Noakhali BCL infighting

    A member of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) is killed and two others hit by bullets in a clash between two factional groups of the student wing of the ruling Awami League in Sadar upazila of Noakhali.

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    Star editor gets bail in Khagrachhari

    The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam secures bail in a Tk 10 crore defamation case in Khagrachhari.

  • Ctg BCL activist killed in infighting

    An activist of Jubo League, youth front of ruling Awami League, is killed in what police say infighting at Chittagong city.

  • 7 more hurt as ‘BCL muscle show’ continues at Titumir Clg

    Seven more students are injured at Dhaka’s Titumir College as alleged “muscle show” of Bangladesh Chhatra League continues at campus and its halls.

  • 301-member BCL committee announced

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) last night announced its 301-member full-fledged committee.

  • 35 dignitaries seek withdrawal of cases against Star editor

    Thirty-five eminent personalities of the country demand immediate withdrawal of all the cases filed against The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam a day after nine other eminent citizens expressed grave concern over the filing of more than 50 cases and issuance of summons against Anam.

  • Ex-BCL leader ‘missing’ in Dhaka

    A former leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) remains missing since January, according to his family.

  • BCL suspends its CU unit after factional clash

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) committee of Chittagong University (CU) unit is suspended following factional clashes on the campus for the last few days.

  • Star editor sued for defamation

    Local leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) in Laxmipur and Khulna yesterday filed two defamation cases against The Daily Star Editor Mahfuz Anam.

  • BCL leaders file 2 defamation cases against Daily Star editor

    A Bangladesh Chhatra League leader files a Tk 50-crore defamation case against The Daily Star editor for publishing reports based on information given by DGFI which allegedly tarnished the image of Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina. Meanwhile, a local BCL leader files another Tk 1-crore defamation case in Khulna on the same charge.

  • Another case filed over Brahmanbaria mayhem

    Another case has been filed in connection with the violence in Brahmanbaria district town over the death of a madrasah student in a triangular clash on January 12.

  • ASP, OC withdrawn after Brahmanbaria violence

    The authorities withdraw an assistant superintendent of police and an officer-in-charge from Brahmanbaria following a clash that left a madrasah student dead.

  • People suffer as parades clog streets

    Traffic movement yesterday nearly came to a halt for several hours in many parts of the city as Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) leaders and activists occupied many roads while going to the Dhaka University campus on trucks and in processions, causing untold sufferings to people.

  • 35 hurt in BCL infighting

    At least 35 people were injured in clashes between different factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) across the country as the pro-Awami League student organisation celebrated its 68th founding anniversary yesterday.

  • Abducted Ruet BCL leader found in Ctg

    The BCL leader of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (Ruet) who was abducted 14 days ago has been rescued from Chittagong.

  • Kushtia university closed after BCL clash

    The authorities close the Islamic University in Kushtia following factional clashes of Bangladesh Chhatra League that left 15 people injured.

  • DU students torch bus on campus, beat up 3 transport workers

    A group of Dhaka University students set fire to a public bus on the campus over an altercation with its supervisor yesterday.

  • Weed out the bad elements, says the PM

    The Prime Minister has recently given a clear directive to her party leaders to 'weed out' the bad elements of the party as they contradict the ideals upon which the party was founded.

  • Zafar Iqbal won’t press for BCL men’s punishment

    Prof Zafar Iqbal says he will not press for punishment of the Bangladesh Chhatra League activists over attack on SUST teachers.

  • 'BCL men' attack Sust teachers’ demo

    Bangladesh Chhatra League attack a teachers’ demonstration demanding vice-chancellor’s resignation at Shahjalal University in Sylhet.

  • Death of Dhaka BCL leader: 3 Rab officials sued

    Three Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) officials have been sued for murder over death of Bangladesh Chhatra League’s Hazaribagh unit chief.

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