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May 11, 2020
May 11, 2020

829 teachers ask private universities to use reserve fund to pay salaries

A total of 829 public and private university teachers in a joint statement says that authorities of private universities should use the institutions’ reserve funds to pay salaries of their teachers and staff.

December 21, 2017
December 21, 2017

Nahid for legal actions against noncompliant pvt universities

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid warns of taking legal actions against the private universities failing to fulfill their conditions in running academic activities.

August 11, 2017
August 11, 2017

Schoolgirl raped in Dhaka, university student held

A private university student has been arrested over charges of raping a schoolgirl in Dhaka’s Mirpur.

April 12, 2016
April 12, 2016

Varsity student mugged in Dhaka

Miscreants, impersonating as detectives, mug Tk 4 lakh from a private university student at Elephant road in the capital’s Dhaka.

March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016

Ctg BCL man killed in factional clash

A private university student and BCL man in Chittagong is killed in a factional clash over arranging a farewell and reception programme, leading to closure of the university till Thursday.

September 13, 2015
September 13, 2015

VAT protest: Dhaka comes to a standstill (video)

Students pursue mass protests in Dhaka and put road blockades along key points in the capital, severely disrupting traffic in strike against 7.5 percent VAT on private university tuition fees. They say protests will continue until the VAT is withdrawn.

September 12, 2015
September 12, 2015

Dhaka-Aricha highway blocked in anti-VAT demo

Agitating private university students have blockaded Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar in continued demonstration against the 7.5 percent VAT.

September 10, 2015
September 10, 2015

Trapped in demo, Dhaka stalls

Traffic problems reaches acute levels in Dhaka after road blockades were set up at several key points by demonstrating public university students.

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Cops fire on anti-VAT student demo: 15 hurt

East West University students clash with police during demonstration protesting VAT on tuition fees. Badda-Rampura road blockaded for half-an-hour.

August 9, 2015
August 9, 2015

HC questions VAT on private universities

The High Court questions the legality of a government decision to impose 7.5 percent VAT on the tuition fee of students of private universities.