Md Abbas

May 16, 2020
May 16, 2020

Cox’s Bazar Chhatra Union serving free meals to 200 homeless people per day

A group of youths under the banner of Bangladesh Chhatra Union of Cox’s Bazar district have come forward to provide free iftar and sehri to around 200 homeless people per day.

May 15, 2020
May 15, 2020

CU student sells photographs to help indigenous community in need

Dharmaraj Tanchangya, moved by the state of some indigenous communities hit-hard by the coronavirus outbreak, put up some of his photograph for sale on his Facebook account.

May 15, 2020
May 15, 2020

An all-rounder in humanitarian causes

Beyond formal frontline workers -- healthcare workers, law enforcement personnel, retail staff -- the Covid-19 pandemic’s vanguard is also lined by many private individuals. These volunteers and relief workers do not step out of the safety of their homes due to official calls, but rather out of a sense of duty towards their people.

February 25, 2020
February 25, 2020

Road made cutting hills, trees in CU

Two traders have cut hills and trees at Chittagong University to build a dirt road through the campus for carrying logs of trees from a nearby area in Hathazari upazila.

February 19, 2020
February 19, 2020

10-day standstill prevails as students continue protests

Administrative and academic activities at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU) in Gopalganj have been halted since February 9, as students of history department are demonstrating, demanding University Grants Commission (UGC) approve their department.

February 15, 2020
February 15, 2020

Menstrual Hygiene: A man steps forward

More often than not, we see only the change happening around us in the city. But sometimes, there are silent revolutions happening outside our own hub by people away from the limelight of capital.

November 22, 2019
November 22, 2019

History dept running without UGC approval since 2017

Over 200 students from history department of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRTSTU) in Gopalganj are facing serious uncertainty about their academic future.

September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019

Human chain demands removal of BSMRSTU VC

Students of different educational institutions formed human chain at the base of Raju Sculpture on Dhaka University campus yesterday, demanding removal of vice-chancellor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU), Gopalganj, for “running the university in an autocratic manner”.

August 25, 2019
August 25, 2019

Review committee makes no progress in five months

Five months have passed since a review committee was formed to prepare a policy for Chittagong University Central Students Union (Cucsu), but there has been no progress.

July 28, 2019
July 28, 2019

Transforming the mundane

Fahima Akther Sumona, 12, stood second in a drawing competition organised at Chittagong University (CU) three years ago.