Bangladesh quota reform movement

July 17, 2018
July 17, 2018

Don’t understand logic behind anti-quota movement: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says she is unable to understand the logic behind the movement against quota system in civil service.

July 17, 2018
July 17, 2018

Quota reform leader Tariqul remanded

A Dhaka court places Tariqul Hassan, a leader of quota reform movement, on a one-day remand in a case filed over assaulting police and vandalising vehicles on April 9.

July 16, 2018
July 16, 2018

Students demand DU proctor’s resignation

A group of Dhaka University students demonstrate and demand resignation of the university’s proctor over his failure to provide security to the students.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Quader unaware of BCL attacking quota reformists

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says that he does not know whether the activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) carried out attacks on quota reformists.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Suspended over FB status on quota reform

A student of Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University is suspended for publishing posts in favour of quota reform on Facebook.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Quota: Legal notices issued to DU, RU

Legal notices have been issued to Dhaka University and Rajshahi University authorities seeking answers to what actions have been taken against Chhatra League men over attack on quota reformists.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Quota reform leader Faruk denied bail

A Dhaka court rejects the bail petition of quota reform leader Faruk Hassan in a case filed for attacking police and vandalising vehicles during the quota movement.

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

Reform quota system to restore normalcy in edu institutions: Moudud

BNP Standing Committee Member Moudud Ahmed urges the government to accept the students’ demand for reformation of quota system in civil service in order to bring normalcy in the country's...

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Quota-reform leader Suhel shown arrested: Cops

A leader of quota reform movement, who was ‘picked up’ by detectives early today, has been shown arrested, police say.

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Quota in Govt Jobs: Too complex a system

The quota system in Bangladesh civil service is extremely complex and cannot be implemented ensuring proportionate representation of all sections of the society, according to two former top...