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‘Vubon Majhi’ screened at Islamic University

IU Live: "Vubon Majhi", a film based on the Liberation War, was screened at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia today. Bishwabidyaloy Theatre (Bithi), IU Film Society (IUFS) and Lonthon jointly organized the film show at Birshreshtha Hamidur Rahman Central Auditorium of the campus. 'Vubon Majhi' was screened in two times around 11am to 2pm and 2pm to 5pm. IU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr... details

DU students oppose Home Economics girls’ demand

DU Live: Dhaka University (DU) students on Thursday staged demonstrations on the campus against the demand of Home Economics College students to declare the college as a DU institute. Around 500 students gathered in front of the residence of DU Vice-chancellor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique in the morning. Later, they formed a human chain from the VC Chattar to... details

‘Remain alert so children do not take wrong path’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday restated her position about zero tolerance for terrorism and militancy in Bangladesh and urged everyone to remain alert so that students and children do not take the wrong path of terrorism, militancy and drug addiction. She also said if awareness could be raised, the country will surely be freed from terrorism and militancy. “Our government is very... details

H Economics College students block Nilkhet again

DU Live: Home Economics College students blocked Nilkhet for the thirs consecutive day on Wednesday demanding their institution be declared an institute of Dhaka University. Hundreds of students besieged the intersection since 11:30am aggravating the traffic situation, said Md Moniruzzaman, OC of Lalbagh Police Station. The students said they will continue sit-ins the streets every day... details

H Economics college students block New Market intersection

DU Live: Home Economics College students have yet again blocked the Nilkhet intersection on Tuesday morning, which marks the second day of the demonstrations demanding recognition of the college as an institute of Dhaka University. The college students blocked the intersection from 10:45am, said Md Moniruzzaman, OC of Lalbagh Police Station. Police were seen requesting the students to... details

Home Economics students demonstration causes road block

DU Live: :An intersection in New Market area of Dhaka was blocked by students of Home Economics College on Saturday. They started the demonstration in front of their college at Nilkhet on Azimpur road around 1:30pm, forcing vehicular movement to come to a halt in Dhaka, demanding the college to be declared as an institute of Dhaka University. The students have been demonstrating in this... details

Versity accreditation council bill passed

Parliament Live:  The Parliament on Tuesday passed the 'Bangladesh Accreditation Council Bill, 2017' to establish an accreditation council to ensure the standard of higher education in both public and private institutions in the country. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid moved the bill in the House and it was passed by voice vote. According to the bill, the accreditation council will... details

IU question leak: Teachers suspended, student expelled over

IU Live: Taking action over the first year admission test question paper leak, authorities of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia has suspended five employees including three teachers, expelled a student and cancelled the admission of 140 other students. The suspended teachers are Mizanur Rahman, associate professor and chairman and Nurul Islam, assistant professor, of department of... details

RU signs MOU with ACI for agricultural research

RU Live: Rajshahi University (RU) authority has signed a memorandum of understanding with ACI Limited for agricultural research here yesterday. RU Registrar Prof Entajul Haque and Executive Director of ACI's Agribusiness Dr FH Ansary signed the agreement on behalf of their respective sides. Afterwards, the signed agreement was handed over to Vice-chancellor Prof Md Mijanuddin. Under the... details

DU convocation: 80 students receive gold medals

  Live Correspondent: Eighty students have been awarded gold medals at the 50th Convocation of Dhaka University for their outstanding results. 61 researchers were conferred Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees while 43 got Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degrees during the ceremony. President Abdul Hamid, chancellor of the university, inaugurated the event with more than 17,875 graduates... details

DUCSU polls must to flourish leadership: Chancellor

Live Correspondent: President Abdul Hamid today laid emphasis on holding the Dhaka University Central Students' Union (DUCSU) election for developing new leadership to strengthen the foundation of country's democracy. "DUCSU election is a must," to flourish regular student leadership, he said while addressing the 50th convocation of Dhaka University (DU), the highest seat of learning of the... details

DU VC for bringing back spirit of BD

 DU Live: Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique, Vice- Chancellor (VC) of Dhaka University (DU), today called upon all to rake up the spirit of Bangla language by which being inspired the language martyrs sacrificed their lives during the Language Movement in 1952. "Bangla was practiced more correctly during Pakistan period in spite of hurdles made by Pakistani occupiers, but now we have been... details

All set to observe Amar Ekushey at DU

Live Correspondent:  Authorities of Dhaka University (DU) have chalked out comprehensive programmes to observe the Amar Ekushey and International Mother Language Day with due solemnity. Marking the day, a Provat Feri, led by Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique, will be brought out from Aparajeya Bangla premises on the campus at 6.30 am which will end on the central... details