Dhaka University student

DU sexual harassment: Student yet to get justice as probe drags on

A Dhaka University student, who brought an allegation of sexual harassment against a teacher in December last year, is yet to get justice as the university’s anti-sexual harassment cell could not finish its probe eight months on.

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

DU student dies after falling from Jagannath Hall building

A Dhaka University student died after falling from one of the buildings of Jagannath Hall in the campus this morning.

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

DU sexual harassment: Student yet to get justice as probe drags on

A Dhaka University student, who brought an allegation of sexual harassment against a teacher in December last year, is yet to get justice as the university’s anti-sexual harassment cell could not finish its probe eight months on.

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Is harassing students a disciplinary method at universities now?

The apathy towards ending sexual harassment on campus is a symptom of wider institutional control.

January 9, 2020
January 9, 2020

Culprit a serial rapist: Rab

He is a serial rapist and he tried to kill the Dhaka University student after raping her in the capital’s Kurmitola area on Sunday night, Rab said hours after arresting the suspect in nearby Shewra area yesterday.

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

DU students block road at Shahbagh

Dhaka University students yesterday blocked the Shahbagh intersection for two hours, demanding the university cancel affiliation of the capital’s seven colleges with it.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

‘BCL’ men beat up 2 DU students

Members of Bangladesh Chhatra League, the student body of ruling Awami League, allegedly beat up two students of Dhaka University in front of Surjo Sen hall.

July 4, 2018
July 4, 2018

DU, JU students protest harassment of teacher

Students and teachers of Dhaka University and Jahangirnagar University stage demonstrations protesting the manhandling of Dhaka University teacher Fahmidul Haq and temporary detention of writer and anthropologist Rahnuma Ahmed, and former student leader Baki Billah.

May 9, 2018
May 9, 2018

'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.

January 27, 2018
January 27, 2018

University student among 2 held on fraud charges

Law enforcers claim to have arrested two people including a private university student in Dhaka last night on charge of fraud.

May 19, 2015
May 19, 2015

A forceful message

IT is indeed heartening to see justice finally meted out to Md Helal Uddin, who as the OC of Khilgaon Police station picked up Abdul Kadar, a meritorious Dhaka University student, tortured him in custody and later tried to arrest him on trumped-up charges.