'Cases filed over Ducsu incident to harass our members'
Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Adhikar Sangrakkhan Parishad today alleged that the cases filed over the attack on Ducsu Vice President Nurul Haque Nur and his supporters, are to harass their members.
AL picks Atiqul, Taposh as DNCC, DSCC mayoral contestants
The ruling Awami League today nominated Atiqul Islam and Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh as its mayoral candidates for the upcoming elections to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) respectively.
Thousands join India protests
Thousands protested in rival demonstrations in India Friday as tensions deepen over a citizenship law seen as anti-Muslim, with authorities deploying huge numbers of riot police in the country.
Government to ensure quality education : Dipu Moni
Education minister Dipu Moni on Friday said that the present government has been working relentlessly to ensure quality of education side by side with its quantity for development of the country through improving skilled human resources.
Monday’s JSC, JDC exams postponed
The Junior School Certificate and Junior Dakhil Certificate examinations scheduled for Monday have been postponed as very severe cyclonic storm Bulbul continues to approach the coast. MA Khair, public relations officer of the Education Ministry, confirmed the matter to UNB on Saturday noon. The po
Schoolboy killed as building collapses in Narayanganj
A schoolboy was killed and another injured after a three-storey building collapsed in Narayanganj city this afternoon. The deceased, Shoain Hossain, 10, was a class-VI student, said Afroza Hasan Diba, a councillor of Narayanganj City Corporation. One of the residents of the building might have tra
Dhaka University Ka unit results suspended
Dhaka University on Sunday suspended results of Ka Unit admission test citing errors due to a technical glitch. We are optimistic about republishing the result within three or four days. He said they noticed some errors in the mathematics section. That’s why we decided to suspend the result, said S
2 DU students remanded in arm case
A Dhaka court today placed two former leaders of Dhaka University unit Chhatra League on two-day remand each in connection with an arms case.
Feni river deal was Abrar's last Facebook post
In his last Facebook post, Abrar Fahad expressed his critical view about Bangladesh’s agreement with India allowing the country to withdraw water from Feni river. Abrar, a second-year student at electrical and electronic engineering department of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
PM receives ‘Champion of Skill Development for Youth’ award
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has received an award titled ‘Champion of Skill Development for Youth’ for Bangladesh’s great success in youth skill development. The United Nations Children’s Fund conferred the award on the premier at a ceremony at Labouisse Hall of UNICEF House in the UN Plaza in New
Islamic University officials observe work abstention for salary hike
Islamic University officers abstained from work for the second consecutive day on Tuesday pushing for three demands, including increase in salary and retirement age extension. About 200 officers under the banner of the IU Officers’ Association sat in in front of the university’s administrative buil
Nusrat Murder Probe body finds no evidence of negligence against ADM
The probe body formed to look into the allegation of negligence on the part of additional district magistrate and president of the governing body of Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrassah in Feni PK Enamul Karim over the killing of Nusrat Jahan Rafi did not find any evidence of negligence against h
Probe body formed over IU BCL clash
The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia on Tuesday formed a three-member probe body to look into the Monday’s clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League on the campus. The committee was formed with IU student affairs advisor Professor Paresh Chandra Barman as its head. The other
Khulna coaching centres full as schools, colleges empty
From primary school to college level, you will not find a full class in Khulna but visit any of the coaching centres that have proliferated in the city, and you will see every batch they run filled to the brim with students. Concerned people urged the teachers to come back to their ethical responsi
RU BCL president among 7 sued for extortion
A local trader has sued seven leaders of Rajshahi University unit Bangladesh Chhatra League including its president for extortion, issuing death threat, and looting litchi orchard. Chhatra League leaders and activists on Wednesday at a demonstration demanded withdrawal of the case filed against the
Two accused in Barguna murder case remanded
A Barguna court on Saturday placed two accused in the Rifat Sharif killing case on a five-day remand for interrogation over the gruesome murder.
RU classes resume June 24
Classes and other academic activities of Rajshahi University (RU) will resume from June 24 after a 47-day vacation marking the celebration of Eid-Ul-Fitr and summer holiday. Before that, students’ dormitories and the administrative activities of the university will reopen from June 23, said Prof. P
IU ICE department gets new chairman
Associate professor Ashek Raihan Mahmud has been made chairman of the Information and Communication Engineering department of Islamic University in Kushtia. [inside-ad] He replaced associate professor Shariful Islam of the department, said SM Abdul Latif, acting registrar of the university, on Tues
136 officials promoted to JS
The government has promoted 136 deputy secretaries, including 12 deputy commissioners, to the rank of joint secretary, much beyond the approved posts in the organogram for civil bureaucrats. The public administration ministry issued a gazette notification which would take effect on Sunday. Most o