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Attack on VP Nur: Two leaders of Muktijuddha Mancha arrested

Photo: Collected Detective Branch (DB) of police on Monday arrested two leaders of Muktijuddha Mancha over the attack on vice president of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (DUCSU) Nurul Haque Nur and his supporters yesterday. The arrestees were identified as Al Mamun, general secretary of a faction of Muktijuddha Mancha and Arafat Turjo, general secretary of its Dhaka University unit. ...

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Arrest attackers of Ducsu VP in 24 hrs: Students

Several hundred students of Dhaka University on Monday staged demonstrations on the campus protesting the attack on Ducsu Vice President Nurul Haque Nur and others, and gave the authorities 24 hours to arrest the attackers. Under the banner of ‘Students Unity Against Repression (Santrash Birodhi Chhatra Oikya)  gathered in front of  anti-terrorism Raju sculpture on the campus around 12:20 pm ...

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Prime Minister for action against Nur attackers: Quader

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has instructed to take organisational and administrative actions against the persons who attacked DUCSU VP Nurul Haque Nur and his supporters on Sunday, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said on Monday. Legal measures will be taken against involved persons in the attack irrespective of their identities; Quader said this quoting the premier. Quader, also road ...

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DU students protest attack on DUCSU VP Nur

A group of Dhaka University (DU) students staged a demonstration on the university campus this noon (Monday) protesting yesterday’s attack on DUSCU Vice President Nurul Haque Nur and others. The students under the banner of ‘Santrash Birodhi Chhatra Oikya’ gathered in front of Raju Sculpture of the DU campus around 12:00pm and staged the demonstration protesting the attack. They also ...

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DUCSU VP Nur shifted to cabin

The condition of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union’s (DUCSU) vice president Nurul Haque Nur, who is undergoing treatment at DMCH after being injured in an attack by Muktijuddho Moncho activists, remained unchanged. Joint convener of Bangladesh Sadharon Chhatra Odhikar Songrokkhon Parishad Mohammad Rashed Khan told media about the updates on Monday morning. Tuhin Farabi, another injured in the attack, was ...

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Kurigram sees surge in cold-related diseases

The Kurigram General Hospital has admitted 216 patients suffering from various cold-related diseases in the last 24 hours. Resident Medical Officer Doctor Shahinur Rahman Sarder said that among the patients, 14 children have been suffering from breathing complications and 28 from diarrhoea. “The number of people suffering from cold-related diseases is increasing in upazila health complexes, too,” he said.On Monday, ...

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Rohingya Repatriation: Russia urged to put pressure on Myanmar

  Bangladesh has urged Russia to use its influence on Myanmar and put pressure so that Naypyidaw takes back its people currently living in Cox’s Bazar camps. “We know the Russian Federation has lot of influence on Myanmar,” said Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Monday, seeking Moscow’s support for Rohingya repatriation. The Foreign Minister was addressing the 5th ...

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Don’t compromise on ideals, President to teachers 

Photo:PId President Abdul Hamid on Sunday urged teachers not to compromise on their ideals, and devote themselves more to acquiring knowledge and disseminating those among their students. “When teachers move away from their great ideals, it creates a negative impact on students. The nation, therefore, expects the teachers to devote themselves to acquiring and disseminating knowledge remaining firmly stuck to ...

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Ex-CJ Mahmudul Amin Choudhury passes away

Retired chief justice Mahmudul Amin Choudhury passed away on Sunday night at the age of 82. The 11th chief justice of Bangladesh breathed his last at his Dhanmondi residence, said Muhammad Saifur Rahman, special officer of the Supreme Court. His Namaz-e Janaza will be held at the Supreme Court premises at 10:30am on Monday. Later, the mortal remains will be ...

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Nanak, Bahauddin Nasim visit DUCSU VP Nur at DMCH

Two top leaders of Awami League (AL) have visited vice president of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (DUCSU) Nurul Haque Nur at DMCH, who was injured in an attack by some activists of Muktijoddha Mancha. AL presidium member Jahangir Kabir Nanak and joint general secretary AFM Bahauddin Nasim went to see Nur on Sunday evening and inquired about his health ...

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