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    Ducsu Polls: HC refuses to hear contempt petition

    The High Court refused to continue the hearing on a contempt petition, filed against DU authorities regarding Ducsu election, following an argument between the lawyers in the court yesterday.

  • Dhaka University Ga unit admission test result published

    10% pass in DU ‘Ga’ unit admission test

    Result for admission test of Dhaka University’s ‘Ga’ unit under business faculty has been published with a pass rate of 10.98 per cent, authorities say.

  • 'Movement will continue'

    A day after the government issued circular for 40th BCS examination, quota reformists yesterday demonstrated on the Dhaka University campus in protest.

  • Anarchy by students of public univs unacceptable

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said any anarchic activity by public university students is not acceptable at all as they are availing of the education facility with public money.

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    DU, RU students protest attacks on students

    Students of both Dhaka University (DU) and Rajshahi University (RU) stages demonstration on their respective campuses condemning the recent attack on students during the safe road demonstration in Dhaka.

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    Online application for DU admission begins July 31

    The online application process for admission into first year honours programmes in Dhaka University (DU) under 2018-2019 academic session will begin on July 31.

  • Dhaka University Ga unit admission test result published

    DU suspends 3 students over assaulting seniors

    Dhaka University suspends three students over yesterday’s assault on two senior students at campus and launched a probe into the incident.

  • Quota reform protest

    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.

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    ASK condemns BCL attack at DU

    Rights group Ain O Salish Kendra (ASK) condemns Bangladesh Chhatra League’s attacks on Dhaka University teachers and students today.

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    DU running too many evening programmes

    What began in 2001 as an evening course under Dhaka University's business studies faculty for developing skills of professionals witnesses an exponential growth over the past 17 years.

  • Dhaka University students protest

    Protesters demand Moshiur's unconditional release

    A section of Dhaka University students demand the unconditional release of their fellow Moshiur Rahman, one of the leaders of quota reform movement, from jail.

  • Dhaka University entrances checkpoints

    Checkpoints at DU entrances soon: VC

    Amid public outcry over Dhaka University's decision to ban outsiders on the campus, Vice Chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzaman yesterday said they would set up checkpoints at all the entrances to implement the decision.

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    SCBA slams DU VC over campus entry bar

    The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) comes down heavily upon Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor Akhtaruzzaman and demands his resignation over restricting outsiders to enter the university campus.

  • DU Bangla dept protests attack on fellow student

    Dhaka University’s Bangla department have staged protest at campus demanding justice over attack on one of its students during the quota reform agitation.

  • Dhaka University 51st convocation

    DU convocation October 6

    Dhaka University’s 51st convocation will be held on October 6 this year.

  • Bangladesh Chhatra League beat up DU Student Jubayer Ahmed

    'BCL men' beat up student at DU

    A student was beaten allegedly by several Bangladesh Chhatra League activists for “unknown reasons” at Dhaka University early yesterday.

  • Dhaka University teachers rally

    Sufia Kamal Hall: It's institutional harassment, says DU human chain

    Terming the incident of Kabi Sufia Kamal Hall an “institutional harassment”, speakers at a human chain urge the authorities concerned to ensure safety and preserve dignity of both the students and teachers on Dhaka University campus.

  • Dhaka University VC residence attackers

    DU VC residence attackers are professionals: DMP chief

    Those who attacked the Dhaka University vice chancellor’s residence during the Quota-reform demonstration are professionals, DMP Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia says.

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    DU pledges support for quota-reform movement

    Dhaka University authority pledge support to the quota-reform movement that picked up momentum on April 8 and spread across the country.

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    DU VC residence attackers won’t be spared: Obaidul

    Terming the attack on Dhaka University vice-chancellor's residence barbaric, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said the attackers will not be spared.

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    Attack on VC residence planned: Duta

    Terming the attack on Dhaka University Vice Chancellor residence “pre-planned and politically motivated”, Dhaka University Teacher’s Association (Duta) demand proper investigation and quick trial of the perpetrators.

  • Attack on Dhaka University VC Residence

    Attack was intended to kill me, says DU VC

    Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University Mohammad Akhteruzzaman today claimed that attack on his residence was with the intention to kill him and has no relation with the anti-quota movement.

  • Dhaka University student Ehsan Rafiq right eye 50pc damaged

    50pc of Ehsan's right eye retina damaged

    Dhaka University student Ehsan Rafiq, whose right eye was badly injured in an attack by a band of BCL activists on February 6 over a calculator, returned to his village yesterday after being treated at a hospital in India.

  • Protest at DU against ‘rape’ of Tripura girl

    Several organisations of the Chittagong Hill Districts stage protest at Dhaka University demanding justice over “rape” of an indigenous girl in Khagrachhari.

  • Dhaka University students

    Students seek govt job quota system reform

    Students of different universities and colleges stage demonstrations at their respective institutions demanding reformation of existing quota system in BCS (Bangladesh Civil Service) and other government recruitment process.

  • Two Marma Sister rape in Rangamati

    Torch march at Dhaka University for Marma sisters

    A torch-wielding procession is brought out at Dhaka University demanding justice over the alleged rape of two indigenous sisters in Rangamati last month.

  • Dhaka University student Ehsan Rafiq

    And the sufferings continue

    Ehsan Rafiq, a Dhaka University (DU) student who was mercilessly beaten up by some Bangladesh Chhatra League men on February 6 over a calculator, would be taken to India for better treatment.

  • DU students burn effigy of proctor

    Protesting BCL attacks on different occasions, general students of Dhaka University burns effigy of the proctor and demanded his resignation.

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    Ain o Salish Kendra condemns DU BCL attack

    Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) condemns the yesterday’s attack of Bangladesh Chattra League men on the Dhaka University students, who were demonstrating on campus to press home a four-point demand.

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    DU student alliance calls strike Jan 29

    The left-leaning student alliance of Dhaka University, Progressive Students’ Alliance, calls for a strike at all educational institutions across the country.