Ducsu election

March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019

The burden of having eyes in a campus of the blind

There have been some disconcerting developments at Dhaka University following the botched Ducsu election on March 11. The latest

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

Death of the Ducsu Dream?

The March 11 election to Ducsu, or Dhaka University Central Students' Union, marks a moment in the history of student politics that is

March 23, 2019
March 23, 2019

I am happy as well as sad: Nur

Terming the recent Ducsu elections “tainted and questionable”, its Vice President Nurul Haque Nur says he assumed office only to continue to place the demand for reelection before the Dhaka University authorities.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

What students saw and what they were told to believe

The recent Ducsu election, held after 28 years and for the first time since people's representation in government is said to have prevailed in the country, was another unfortunate nail in the coffin of our so-called democracy.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

We repeat the PM's call

We reiterate fully the prime minister's call to the newly elected leaders of Ducsu to help revive healthy politics on campus. The prime minister has hit the nail on the head with her statement.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

Demand for Ducsu Re-election: Protesters end hunger strike

Protesting Dhaka University students ended their “hunger strike until death” last night after the authorities assured them of listening to their complaints and making the Ducsu electoral process more transparent.

March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019

Deadlock at DU

Four days into the Ducsu election, the crisis at Dhaka University is far from over.

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

Nur expresses solidarity with Ruqayyah Hall girls

Nurul Haque Nur, the VP-elect of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (Ducsu), expresses solidarity with the Ruqayyah Hall students who are on hunger strike.

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

Quota reform leader Rashed gets death threat

Quota reform leader Rashed Khan claims that unidentified criminals threatened him to gun down if he leads any other movements.

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

Call fresh polls or face demo

The agitating students demanding a fresh Ducsu election yesterday issued a three-day ultimatum to the Dhaka University authorities to announce a repolling or face a tougher movement from Sunday.