Quota system reformation

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Quota privileges in public service will be revoked, BCL claims quoting PM

All sorts of quota privileges in public service will be revoked, BCL central committee secretary SM Jakir Hossain says quoting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

DU pledges support for quota-reform movement

Dhaka University authority pledge support to the quota-reform movement that picked up momentum on April 8 and spread across the country.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Students’ demo called off for today, decision tomorrow

The agitating students calls off their protest for today following the prime minister’s announcement to revoke all sorts of quota privilege in public service.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Several government websites hacked

Several government websites including those of the prime minister's office, the home ministry and the president's office are hacked.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

RU, JU students block highways for quota reform

Thousands of students block two major highways -- Dhaka-Rajshahi and Dhaka-Aricha highways -- as part of a countrywide demonstration demanding reforms of the quota system in government service...

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Quota reform demo: Protesters halt shuttle train service in Ctg

Expressing solidarity with the "Bangladesh Shadharan Chhatra Odhikar Sangrakkhan Parishad”, students of Chittagong, Rajshahi and Jahangirnagar universities have been continuing their...

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Matia draws flak for comment

Participants of the quota reform movement yesterday reacted to Agricultural Minister Matia Chowdhury's remarks over the movement in parliament on Monday.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Job Quota Reform: Long call falls on deaf ears

The call for reforming the quota system for government jobs was voiced just a year after it was introduced in 1972 and since then, several public service reform committees and the Public Service...

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

The way they see it

The finance minister said quota had to be in place, but questions may be raised over its percentage.

April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018

Protests rage on

In a dramatic turn of events, two factions of demonstrators, who had been demanding reforms in the civil service quota system, reunited yesterday and called for nationwide road blockade and strike...