Student protest for safe roads

August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018

Inu deplores statements of UN, US embassy

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu yesterday rejected statements issued by the US embassy in Dhaka and the United Nations, Bangladesh, over the safety of student protesters during road safety campaign, terming those “unexpected and unwanted”.

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

Bashundhara battlefield

Police did not attempt to drive away the armed youths; rather, they charged teargas canisters into the campus, witnesses and students said.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Cops lob tear shells, charge batons to disperse students at DU

Police lob tear shells, use water cannons and charge batons to disperse a procession brought out by students at Dhaka University campus demanding safe roads and protesting the ongoing attacks on students.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Cops, BCL men disperse protesting students in Ctg

Law enforcers along with the activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) disperse protesting students when they tried to gather in front of Chittagong Press Club for forming a human chain.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Journos attacked while on duty

At least five photojournalists are injured as activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student front of ruling Awami League, allegedly swoop on them at Science Lab intersection in Dhaka.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Nawshaba remanded over fanning rumour

Actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed, who iss held for spreading rumour on Facebook, is remanded in a case filed under the ICT Act.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

Ilias Kanchan: The Tireless Warrior Speaks

In a candid interview, Ilias Kanchan, veteran actor and founder of Nirapad Sarak Chai (We Demand Safe Roads) movement, shares his views on the ongoing student protests demanding safer roads and the initiatives that can be taken to address the situation.

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

Don’t pay heed to rumours, PM urges countrymen

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the people of the country not to pay heed to rumours and get confused by propaganda.

August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018

No one allowed to gather at Mirpur-10

Hundreds of police armed with weapons and sticks take position at Mirpur-10 roundabout where students held protest since July 29 following the death of two students in a road accident on Airport Road.