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  • BCL activists again attack protesting students

    Activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League yesterday attacked and foiled agitation of Pragatisheel Chhatra Jote on the campuses of three different educational institutions, leaving at least 40 injured.

  • Demonstration at DU: BCL backed it, blocked it too

    At the Dhaka University, Bangladesh Chhatra League first added fuel to the fire and then tried to douse it.

  • 8 hurt in ‘BCL attack’ during Chhatra Jote strike

    At least eight students are injured in alleged attacks by Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) men in Sylhet and Rajshahi universities as Pragatisheel Chhatra Jote activists are observing a nationwide strike protesting the January 23 attack by BCL men.

  • Criminals kill 3 pro-AL men

    Two leaders of pro-Awami League Jubo League and Bangladesh Chhatra League have been killed as assailants in separate attacks hacked them in Savar and Feni respectively on Thursday.

  • DU clash

    24 hurt as BCL men attack DU students

    At least 24 students of Dhaka University are injured as Bangladesh Chhatra League men swooped on them during their demonstration on the campus this afternoon.

  • DU students reject proctor’s assurance of probing ‘BCL attack’

    Dhaka University students have rejected the proctor’s assurance of forming a probe committee to investigate Monday’s “Chhatra League attack” on them.

  • Violence at Rajshahi IHT: BCL expels 4 leaders

    Bangladesh Chhatra League's central committee expelled four leaders of the Institute of Health Technology (IHT) in Rajshahi for their involvement in assaulting five female students on Wednesday.

  • BCL School Committee: Leave the kids alone

    Just when we thought we've seen enough of Bangladesh Chhatra League, an organisation that has been the subject of one shocking headline after another over the last eight years, the student wing of the ruling Awami League has found a way to send us into collective shock again.

  • Now BCL units in schools!

    We are surprised to learn that Bangladesh Chhatra League is planning to form committees at the secondary school level. BCL leaders, after a meeting on Tuesday, said the objective behind the move is to spread the ideology of the party among the schoolchildren.

  • BCL now moves to have school units

    Apparently not content with being confined to public universities and colleges, Bangladesh Chhatra League now moves to form committees at schools.

  • BCL chases JCD men at DU

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) men chase Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists on Dhaka University campus, leaving a JCD man injured.

  • BCL men chase JCD at Dhaka University

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) men chase Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists on Dhaka University campus, leaving a JCD man injured.

  • Mayhem for money

    If you google Bangladesh Chhatra League, you will find numerous awful images of incidents involving the pro-Awami League student body. Google can aggregate those pictures as they were published in various sites, including that of news outlets. Such incidents have resulted in, according to media reports, over 125 deaths in the last eight years with the latest casualty being a BCL activist in Sylhet yesterday.

  • CU BCL protest

    Today’s exam at CU suspended amid BCL protest

    Chittagong University authorities suspend today’s final year examination of journalism department following a protest waged by BCL men protesting suspension of one their fellow activists. Next examinations will be held according to the routine and a new schedule for today’s examination will be announced later, says Md Jakaria, the chairman of fourth year examination committee of CU.

  • 3 shot in Ctg BCL infighting

    Three persons are shot during a clash between two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League on Chittagong College campus in the port city.

  • DU BCL men ‘beat’ up journo over trifling matter

    A group of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) men allegedly beat up a journalist on Dhaka University (DU) campus over a trifling matter.

  • Munshiganj BCL leader dies in custody

    A local leader of ruling party’s student front Bangladesh Chhatra League dies in police custody in Munshiganj. Family and party activists blame a rival group and police for the death.

  • RU expels 3 BCL leaders

    Rajshahi University authorities expel three leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League of the university unit for beating three officials including the chief engineer last year.

  • Mahfuz Anam

    Star editor gets bail in Khagrachhari

    The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam secures bail in a Tk 10 crore defamation case in Khagrachhari.

  • 301-member BCL committee announced

    Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) last night announced its 301-member full-fledged committee.

  • BCL leaders file 2 defamation cases against Daily Star editor

    A Bangladesh Chhatra League leader files a Tk 50-crore defamation case against The Daily Star editor for publishing reports based on information given by DGFI which allegedly tarnished the image of Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina. Meanwhile, a local BCL leader files another Tk 1-crore defamation case in Khulna on the same charge.

  • BCL man killed in Cox’s Bazar

    An activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), the student wing of Awami League, is stabbed to death by another BCL man in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Another case filed over Brahmanbaria mayhem

    Another case has been filed in connection with the violence in Brahmanbaria district town over the death of a madrasah student in a triangular clash on January 12.

  • ASP, OC withdrawn after Brahmanbaria violence

    The authorities withdraw an assistant superintendent of police and an officer-in-charge from Brahmanbaria following a clash that left a madrasah student dead.

  • Celebrations and public misery

    It is all very well that Bangladesh Chhatra League celebrated its 68th founding anniversary; we congratulate them on their glorious past though...

  • People suffer as parades clog streets

    Traffic movement yesterday nearly came to a halt for several hours in many parts of the city as Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) leaders and activists occupied many roads while going to the Dhaka University campus on trucks and in processions, causing untold sufferings to people.

  • Abducted Ruet BCL leader found in Ctg

    The BCL leader of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (Ruet) who was abducted 14 days ago has been rescued from Chittagong.

  • Kushtia university closed after BCL clash

    The authorities close the Islamic University in Kushtia following factional clashes of Bangladesh Chhatra League that left 15 people injured.

  • Ctg college dormitories shut after BCL-Shibir clash

    Authorities close the dormitories of Chittagong College for an indefinite period following a clash between the activists of Islami Chhatra Shibir and Bangladesh Chhatra League.

  • Manikganj BCL leader’s wrist cut off

    Unknown miscreants cut off wrist of a Bangladesh Chhatra League Leader in Shibaloy upazila of Manikganj.