Central Shaheed Minar

February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016

Ekushey February: CCTVs all around Shaheed Minar

Authorities this year will install close-circuit television (CCTV) cameras from Shahbagh to the Central Shaheed Minar premises to scrutinise the movement of people on the occasion of Ekushey February.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

SSJ announces 14-day programme marking Ekushey

Marking the month of Amar Ekushey, Sammilito Sangskritik Jote (SSJ) is holding a 14-day programme at Central Shaheed Minar in the capital.

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

Students end hunger strike after assurance

Students demanding retake of medical admission examinations end their hunger strike today following assurance that a probe committee will be formed to investigate the issue.

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

7 medical aspirants fall sick as hunger strike continues

At least seven students protesting the leak of the medical college admission test question fell sick as they are continuing their fast unto death at Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka for the second consecutive day.

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

Medical test protesters begin hunger strike

Candidates protesting the leak of the medical college admission test question go on a fast unto death at Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka.

October 10, 2015
October 10, 2015

Medical question leak: Protestors call for independent probe

Protestors demand for an independent probe into allegations of question leak that marred this year’s medical and dental admission tests.

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Medical admission seekers’ demo continue peacefully

The students seeking retake of the MBBS and BDS admission tests organises a photo exhibition and launched a signature campaign at Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka to drum up support in favour of their demand.

September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015

Medical admission seekers, police scuffle at DMC

A scuffle broke out at the Dhaka Medical College when the police barred students, who are seeking retake of medical and dental college admission exams, from entering its premises.

September 16, 2015
September 16, 2015

President, PM to pay tributes to Mohsin Ali

President Adul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays rich tributes to late freedom fighter and Social Welfare Minister Syed Mohsin Ali.

September 2, 2015
September 2, 2015

Dr Zafar Iqbal’s publishers demand justice

A group of university students and the publishers of noted writer Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal demand punishment to the attackers who assaulted teachers at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST).