Jahangirnagar University

August 3, 2017
August 3, 2017

Rape, impunity and power: 18 years after the anti-rape movement at JU

The Banani rape case that took place in March this year is yet another example of how our faulty system tends to work in favour of the criminal. The media's exposure of these crimes helped the...

July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017

JU vandalism case: Students besiege administrative building

Jahangirnagar University (JU) students besiege the administrative building demanding withdrawal of a case filed against 56 students in connection with vandalism of the vice-chancellor's house...

July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017

JU asks students to call off their demonstration

Jahangirnagar University yesterday urged the agitating students to end their hunger strike demanding withdrawal of the case filed against 56 students in connection with vandalism of the vice...

June 5, 2017
June 5, 2017

4 cops apologise over JU student handcuffing

Four police personnel including the officer-in-charge (OC) of Ashulia Police Station offer unconditional apology to the High Court for keeping a Jahangirnagar University student handcuffed during...

March 12, 2017
March 12, 2017

DU, JU students vandalise each other’s buses

Dhaka University and Jahangirnagar University students vandalise each other’s university buses – a sequel which started last night and continues today. At least three buses of both universities...

August 6, 2016
August 6, 2016

Seat crisis in JU library

Jahangirnagar University is one of the country's leading public universities where more than 12 thousand students study in different subjects.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

Sexual harassment: JU lifts expulsion order on 5 BCL men

Jahangirnagar University withdraws the expulsion order on the five Chhatra League activists of the university unit, who were expelled last year on charge of sexually assaulting a female indigenous...

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

Unpublished exam results at JU

It is surprising that some teachers in Jahangirnagar University are taking an inordinately long time to check answer sheets and submit results.

December 28, 2015
December 28, 2015

Classes, exams suspended as JU teachers strike

Teachers of Jahangirnagar University start a week-long work abstention programme protesting Finance Minister AMA Muhith’s statement that there is no scope left for the review of the 8th national...

December 4, 2015
December 4, 2015

Teachers' strike at JU

The ongoing boycott of classes by teachers at the department of Geography and Environment of Jahangirnagar University, resulting in the suspension of all classes and exams, defies logic.