Bangladesh safe roads demand

August 11, 2018
August 11, 2018

Revision of proposed Road Transport Act demanded

Road Safety Foundation, a nongovernment organisation working for road safety, demands the draft of Road Transport Act-2018 should be revised in light with the recommendations of the previous road...

August 10, 2018
August 10, 2018

Road Safety Protest: No bail for 22 pvt univ students

A Dhaka court yesterday denied bail to the 22 private university students who were arrested in two separate cases filed over vandalism and attacks on policemen during the road safety movement.

August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018

Stop violence on protesters, journalists

The European Union has called for an immediate end to “disproportionate violence” against peaceful student protesters and journalists. ...

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

37 students released from police custody

Police have released 37 students, who were detained during student protest yesterday, into the custody of their parents.

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

Disorder in transport sector was not created in a day

The ongoing student protest is the outburst of years of pent-up grievances, said Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon as he painted a gloomy picture of the country's...

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Safe roads: Canada condemns violence against students

The High Commission of Canada to Bangladesh expresses concern over the violence against students staging peaceful demonstrations demanding safe roads and calls for action against the attackers.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Amnesty International urges govt to end crackdown on student protesters

Human rights group Amnesty International calls upon the government of Bangladesh to immediately put an end to the crackdown unleashed on student protestors who thronged the streets demanding safe...

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Ctg students announce end to agitation

A group of students in Chittagong ends their agitation upon assurance that their localised demand will be met by the authorities.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Go back to classes, Nahid urges again

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid again urges the students to back to classes.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Group of student protesters visit AL president's office

Amid rumours of death, detention and abuse of students at Awami League President Sheikh Hasina's Dhanmondi political office, a group of protesters visited the office yesterday and found no...