Author: Saleh Noman

At least six people were killed and scores were injured on Tuesday as students’ protests against the job quota across Bangladesh turned deadly amid attacks by police and ruling party supporters on protesters. Students from schools and private universities joined public university and college students in the protest on the day, paralysing road and rail communications across the country. Three deaths were reported in Chattogram, two in Dhaka, and one in Rangpur during daylong violence that also left about 500 injured in different public universities and colleges. The attacks against the protesters began soon after the ruling Awami League general…

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Bangladesh Chhatra League and students in anti-quota movement clashed leave at least 50 injured including journalists and police in Chittagong. The clash started at 5 pm on Monday at Sholshahar in the  Port city. Due to the tense situation traffic has been stopped in the area. On the ground, it have seen that the Quota protesters  took position at the Sholshahar railway station and junction. On the other hand, BCL activists took position in 2 no Gate and Muradpur area. At 5:00 p.m., Chhatra League activists came towards Sholshahar to shout slogans, and then the conflict started. loud noises of…

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Over 150 students were injured in an attack on quota protestors allegedly by Bangladesh Chhatra League(BCL) activists on Dhaka University campus on Monday afternoon when they gathered there to hold a rally. A chase and counter-chase between the protestors and BCL activists started near Bijoy Ekattor hall of Dhaka University around 3 pm and continued till 4 pm, correspondent reports from the spot. The BCL activists were seen beating the protestors with sticks, stumps and iron rods, leaving many injured. Journalist visiting DMCH so far 120 injured students were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for treatment. A tense situation…

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Jalal Uddin (43) a worker of Jubo League, the youth front of ruling Awami League was hacked to death by miscreants at Anwara of Chattogram district. He is son of Alta Munshi of Juidandi union of upazila. The incident took place in Sholkata area of ​​the upazila on Sunday morning. Sohail Ahmed Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Anwara Police Station said, Jalal the victim was hacked and injured at Kalabibi Dighir Mor area of ​​ while going to buy fish. The miscreants slashed his legs, knees and fingers. Locals rescued him with serious injuries and took him to Chattogram Medical College Hospital…

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Students, who are agitating to reform the quota system in government jobs, today submitted a memorandum to President Mohammed Shahabuddin this afternoon. “A 12-member delegation of students entered the Bangabhaban around 2:35pm and left here around 20 minutes later . . . The memorandum was handed to President’s Military Secretary Major General Mohammad Adil Choudhury,” President’s press secretary Md Joynal Abedin told BSS. In the memorandum, the students demanded calling an urgent session of parliament to resolve what they said “quota discrimination” by enacting new laws or through executive orders. Earlier at 2:25 PM, when the 12-member delegation went to…

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The start of a six-match white-ball series between India and host Sri Lanka will be delayed by one day, the cricket board said Sunday, without giving a reason. India arrives in the island as scheduled on July 22, but will play their first T20 on July 27, a day later than originally planned, Sri Lanka Cricket said. Under the revised plan, the second T20 match will be on July 28 and the final in the three-match T20 series on July 30. All three T20 matches will be at Pallekele. The ODIs matches will start on August 2 with the second…

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Italy, Germany, Greece and Romania four countries of the European Union EU would recruit 3,000 workers from Bangladesh, said Foreign minister Hasan Mahmud Sunday. The countries would hire the workers from Bangladesh, the minister toldjournalist after a farewell meeting with EU ambassador Charles Whiteley at the ministry in Dhaka. There is a possibility of hiring more workers from Bangladesh depending on the skills of these 3,000 workers, the minister told the media refaring the EU ambassador. Hasan Mahamud said The meeting also discussed continuation of reduced tariff and other benefits from the EU for Bangladeshi products till 2032, after the…

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Donald Trump said Sunday it was divine intervention that helped him survive an assassination attempt during a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, and called on Americans to unite. ‘It was God alone who prevented the unthinkable from happening,” the former US president and White House hopeful said on social media, urging fellow Americans to unite in “not allowing Evil to Win.’ Trump was hit in the ear in an assassination attempt by a gunman at a campaign rally Saturday, in a chaotic and shocking incident set to supercharge political tensions ahead of the US presidential election. The 78-year-old former president was…

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that the government cannot take any action regarding the quota system until the court issues a solution. “The executive authority has nothing to do right now when the higher court or the court passes a judgment. The issue will have to be solved at the court,” she said at a press conference today held at her official residence, Ganabhaban, to discuss the outcomes of her recent visit to China. Addressing the quota protesters, she remarked that those leading the movement do not adhere to laws, do not respect the court, do not understand the…

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Shahraj, 25, a constable of the Armed Police Battalion (APBN) was shot in a gunfight with criminals in a Rohingya camp in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar on early Sunday. Police said he is on duty At Madhurchhara Police Camp under the 14 APBN, is now under treatment at Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital with bullet wound in  different parts of his body . Additional Deputy Inspector General of Police Mohammad Iqbal, also the commander of APBN-8 said, the incident took place in the F-block of the Rohingya camp at Madhurchhara 4-Extension camp. Additional DIG Iqbal said nine APBN members were…

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