Quota reform | The Daily Star
  • Jatiya Oikyafront Leader Dr Kamal Hossain

    ‘Quota reform demand logical’

    Eminent jurist Dr Kamal Hossain says the ongoing students’ movement demanding reform to the existing quota system in civil service is a logical one and blasted the people who branded the quota reformists as Razakars’ children.

  • quota reform leader Rashed no bail yet

    Bail not for Rashed yet

    As cries for his release continue falling on deaf ears, the court has decided not to grant bail to quota reform leader Rashed Khan yet following double phases of remand grilling.

  • Govt high-ups mulling over quota issue: Secy

    The issue of quota is still in discussion within the highest level of the government, Cabinet Secretary M Shafiul Alam says.

  • Indigenous people want 5% quota allocation in govt job

    A group of indigenous people demands to keep five percent allocation of quota privileges in government job recruitment system.

  • Quota reformists meeting MP Nanak

    Facing threats of agitation resuming from May, lawmaker and senior Awami League leader Jahangir Kabir Nanak has invited the quota reformists for talks to chalk out a solution.

  • The quota movement signals an underlying discontent

    The student protests that swept the country weeks ago were not just about the quota system in public jobs. As a whole, they should be interpreted as a major symptom of a much more complex disease: soaring youth unemployment that can have serious implications for the country's future.