Safe Road Demand in Bangladesh

4 students denied bail once again

Four private university students were denied bail again yesterday in two cases filed over vandalism and attacks on policemen during student protests for safe road.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

How dare you hit my child!

How dare you hit my children! These are the children whom we protect every single moment from every single harm. We leave nothing to chances as far as their security is concerned. Our children on...

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Shahidul Alam picked up by DB

Detectives detained noted photographer Shahidul Alam last night for interrogation over his Facebook posts on the ongoing student protest.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

DU students block Shahbagh chanting ‘We Want Justice’

General students of Dhaka University (DU) take to the streets and block Shahbagh intersection for one and half hour protesting the attacks on students by law enforcers and alleged activists of...

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Ministry cautions Ekattor TV

The information ministry has requested” Ekattor TV not to air programmes, news, and footage that go against the National Broadcast Policy-2014 and could encourage public disorder.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

BCL in its element

At least 20-25 students are injured as alleged activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) and police launch an attack on the student protesters at Dhanmondi 3 near Jigatola in Dhaka.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Tough action against traffic offenders: DMP

Dhaka Metropolitan Police has decided to take strict measures against traffic offences, amid widespread protests demanding safe roads.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

4 Daily Star journalists assaulted

Police and alleged BCL men beat up three journalists of The Daily Star and molested another in the capital's Jhigatola yesterday afternoon.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Ball is now in govt's court

Road-wise, Bangladesh remained a student republic for the last seven days. It's about time it went back to what it is: a people's republic.

August 4, 2018
August 4, 2018

DU BCL expresses solidarity with students, distribute chocolates

Expressing solidarity with the students demanding safe roads, Bangladesh Chhatra League leaders of Dhaka University unit distribute chocolates and sweets among the protesters at Shahbagh...

August 4, 2018
August 4, 2018

Students take to streets, control traffic for 7th day

Students for the seventh day take position on city streets and control traffic systems as part of their demand for safe roads.