Protest for Safe Roads in Bangladesh

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

Disorder in transport sector was not created in a day

The ongoing student protest is the outburst of years of pent-up grievances, said Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon as he painted a gloomy picture of the country's...

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Safe roads: Canada condemns violence against students

The High Commission of Canada to Bangladesh expresses concern over the violence against students staging peaceful demonstrations demanding safe roads and calls for action against the attackers.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

JU students stage demo demanding release of fellows

Hundreds of students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) bring out a protest procession demanding the release of four JU students from police custody.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

2 cases filed over attack on AL office in Dhanmondi

Two separate cases are filed in connection with the alleged attack on Awami League’s party office in Dhanmondi of Dhaka on Saturday during student protests in the area demanding safe roads.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Cops gas, ‘goons’ charge at EWU students

Police throw tear gas shells on students of East West University at Rampura. A tense situation is prevailing in the area as police have apparently teamed up with stick-wielding thugs to hold the...

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Pounced again

At least nine people including five photojournalists are injured allegedly in BCL attacks in Dhaka’s Dhanmondi and Science Lab areas during student protests demanding safe roads. It was apparently...

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

JU marches with torch in protest

Jahangirnagar University students brings out a torch-wielding procession in protest to the attack on agitating students at Jhigatola.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

‘Govt conspiring to link BNP to student movement’

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says the government is hatching a conspiracy trying to implicate the party in ongoing student agitation.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Ctg students announce end to agitation

A group of students in Chittagong ends their agitation upon assurance that their localised demand will be met by the authorities.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Action if limit crossed: Home minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan warns of taking stern action against anyone who will be “crossing the limit of patience” of the government.