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  • Anti-VC demonstration in Jahangirnagar University

    ‘Our campus, our right; save the campus, join the fight’

    Students of Jahangirnagar University, who have been continuing their anti-VC demonstration on the campus, bring out a procession from in front of the registrar building.

  • Prove allegations or face punishment: PM to demonstrators in universities

    Coming down heavily on those engaged in the ongoing movements against the vice chancellors of several universities, including Jahangirnagar University, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said they will have to face punishment if they fail to prove their allegations.

  • File Photo of Jahangirnagar University VC Prof Farzana Islam

    Protesters are to blame

    The embattled vice chancellor of Jahangirnagar University yesterday held the agitating students and teachers responsible for the current crisis at the university.

  • JU students vow to stay on campus, continue protest

    Jahangirnagar University students, who have been demonstrating demanding removal of the university vice chancellor, decide to continue their movement on the campus defying the authorities’ restriction.

  • JU students threaten to stay on campus; vow to continue protest

    Rejecting authorities’ announcement of closing Jahangirnagar University for an indefinite period, the protesting students of the university take a fresh vow to carry out their movement until Vice Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam resigns.

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    JU VC confined

    A section of students confines Jahangirnagar University Vice Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam at her residence demanding her resignation for corruption and irregularities in development projects.

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    TIB urges ACC to investigate JU corruption allegation

    Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) calls upon the Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate the allegations of corruption and irregularities in development projects at Jahangirnagar University.

  • Jahangirnagar University Crisis

    President’s intervention sought for solving JU crisis

    A section of teachers of Jahangirnagar University seek intervention of President Md Abdul Hamid, also the chancellor of the university, to resolve the ongoing crisis as students are observing an indefinite strike demanding resignation of the Vice Chancellor for her alleged involvement in graft.

  • Jahangirnagar University Students Protest

    JU asst proctor ‘assaults’ protesting student leader

    Assistant Proctor of Jahangirnagar University (JU) allegedly assaulted a student leader who along with other students was protesting against the alleged corruption by the authorities.

  • Jahangirnagar University student protest demanding VC's removal

    JU students go on strike demanding VC’s removal

    Demanding the removal of Jahangirnagar University (JU) Vice-Chancellor (VC), students go for an indefinite strike and padlocked all the faculty gates on the campus, creating a deadlock in the university.

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    Graft Allegations against JU VC: Teachers, students call for probe

    A platform of teachers and students of Jahangirnagar University yesterday expressed frustration over what it said was the authorities’ indifference to allegations of corruption against Vice-chancellor Prof Farzana Islam and JU BCL unit.

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    JU students on 2-day strike as ultimatum to VC ends

    Students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) call a two-day strike as their 10-day ultimatum demanding resignation of the vice-chancellor ends.

  • Jahangirnagar University VC Prof Farzana Islam

    I am not willing to resign: JU VC

    Jahangirnagar University (JU) Vice Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam expresses her unwillingness to resign from her post in the face of ongoing student movement protesting allegation of bribing Chhatra League men.

  • JU students protest ‘sexual harassment’ by teacher

    Jahangirnagar University students form a human chain on the campus demanding punishment of the teacher who allegedly sexually harassed a student.

  • Jahangirnagar University students' protest

    JU students, teachers bring out rally demanding resignation of VC

    A faction of teachers and students of Jahangirnagar University brought out a procession on the campus today demanding resignation of its Vice Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam over allegation of corruption.

  • JU teachers, students demand VC’s removal

    A section of teachers and students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) demands resignation of Vice-Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam for her alleged involvement in corruption and irregularities.

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    JU Controversy: VC, family in a tight spot

    The Jahangirnagar University vice-chancellor and two of her family members appear to be in a fix with a JU BCL faction publicly claiming it had received Tk 25 lakh as per a settlement reached at an August 9 meeting at the VC’s residence.

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    BNP demands JU VC’s removal

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir demands removal of Jahangirnagar University (JU) Vice Chancellor Farzana Islam for reportedly bribing Chhatra League leaders.

  • Jahangirnagar University student protest

    70 eminent citizens support JU students protest over ‘corruption’

    A total of 70 eminent citizens give a statement supporting an ongoing protest of Jahangirnagar students and teachers over alleged corruption of the authorities and unplanned development work.

  • Teachers Procession on Jahangirnagar University Campus

    JU VC backed teachers bring procession on campus

    A section of teachers of Jahangirnagar University today brought out a silent procession against the allegations of corruption and irregularities brought against the vice-chancellor and her family members.

  • JU teachers observe work abstention

    A section of Jahangirnagar University (JU) teachers observes work abstention protesting alleged corruption of the authorities and unplanned development work on the campus.

  • Jahangirnagar University student protest

    JU student protest continues for 3rd day

    Students and teachers of Jahangirnagar University (JU) besiege the two administrative buildings for the third consecutive day, protesting alleged corruption of the authorities and unplanned development work.

  • Jahangirnagar University protesters

    JU protesters besiege admin buildings for second day

    Students and teachers of Jahangirnagar University (JU) besiege the two administrative buildings for the second consecutive day protesting “corruption of the authorities” and “unplanned” development works which would endanger the biodiversity of the campus.

  • JU protesters besiege admin buildings

    Students and teachers of Jahangirnagar University yesterday besieged the two administrative buildings protesting “corruption of the authorities” and “unplanned” development works which would endanger the biodiversity of the campus.

  • Jahangirnagar University student protest

    Students protest JU 'corruption'; besiege admin building

    A section of students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) besieges the administration building protesting what they said the ongoing unplanned development, corruption, and endangering bio-diversity.

  • Human chain protest

    Human chain protests allegations against JU VC

    A section of teachers and employees of Jahangirnagar University brought out a human chain to protest allegations of corruption and irregularities in development projects on the campus against the vice-chancellor and her family members.

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    Accept students’ demands, probe graft allegations: TIB to JU

    Expressing solidarity with the ongoing student protest, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) urges Jahangirnagar University (JU) authorities to probe into the “irregularities” centering its development work.

  • Jahangirnagar University campus

    60 hurt in JU BCL infighting

    At least 60 people including two teachers, a journalist and a police official are injured in factional clash of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Jahangirnagar University campus.

  • Jahangirnagar University Former Student Sumon

    ‘Happy Days’ to be held for ailing actor Sumon

    Sumon, a former student of the department of Drama and Dramatics at Jahangirnagar University, is currently under treatment at Square Hospital.

  • JU Baishakh celebrations gloomy over student’s death

    Jahangirnagar University (JU) authorities have cut short its central ‘Mangal Shobhajatra (procession of good wishes)’ on the campus marking the Bangla New Year 1426, mourning the death of an English department student last night.

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