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    '100 percent successful'

    Bangladesh Chhatra League President Saifur Rahman Sohag yesterday claimed that the organisation's incumbent central committee

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Attackers indeed from BCL

    Bangladesh Chhatra League has apparently assumed the role of law-enforcement agencies on the Dhaka University campus, as two recent incidents suggest. Usually, members of the proctorial team or police are entrusted with maintaining campus security, but the current administration seems to be counting more on the activists of the pro-Awami League student body for the job.

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    BCL gets even more reckless in govt's final year

    Chhatra League is working to ensure atmosphere conducive to education at the colleges and universities across the country, wrote its General Secretary SM Jakir Hossain in a newspaper article published on January 4, marking the student body's 70th founding anniversary.

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    Tanim Murder: BCL calls strike in 2 Sylhet colleges

    Activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League yesterday called an indefinite strike at Murari Chand (MC) College and Sylhet Government College protesting the murder of its activist Tanim Khan.

  • BCL council likely in March

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday asked Chhatra League leaders to hold its council meeting soon to elect the new leadership.

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    Don't burden schoolchildren with politics

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday opposed the formation of Bangladesh Chhatra League committees in schools, saying there is no need to put the "burden of politics" on children.

  • BCL men beat up four cops

    Activists of Bangladesh Chattra League (BCL), Bandarban unit beat up four plainclothes policemen following an argument over a trifling matter on Friday night.

  • 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.

  • Comilla univ teacher faces BCL wrath

    Comilla University yesterday sent a teacher on a month's forced leave after the university Chhatra League unit demanded his

  • 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.

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    Diaz murder: Court asks cops to arrest accused

    A Chittagong court asks police to arrest the Bangladesh Chhatra League central leader Diaz Irfan Chowdhury murder case accused for the sake of investigation.

  • BCL activist shot dead in classroom

    A Chhatra League activist was shot dead in a classroom of Beanibazar Government College in Sylhet yesterday, around an hour after two factions of the student front clashed on the campus over establishing supremacy.

  • Unbridled BCL men

    The Chittagong University authorities were forced to postpone a graduation test for journalism students on Thursday when activists of the Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) refused to allow examinees to enter the exam hall.

  • DU fresher forced to do squats, driven away from dorm

    Forcing a fresher student to do squats in public, some BCL activists at Shaheed Sergeant Zahurul Haque Hall of Dhaka University drive him out of the dormitory over a trifling matter.

  • BCL expels 5 over riot at DU hall

    Bangladesh Chhatra League expels five of its leaders and activists for their involvement in the rampage at Bijoy Ekattor Hall in Dhaka University.

  • Ruling party men assault Kushtia headmaster

    A group of activists of Jubo League and Bangladesh Chhatra League, youth bodies of ruling Awami League, beat up headmaster of a high school in Kushtia for submitting names of the school’s managing committee members without consulting with them.

  • 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.

  • JCD-BCL clash leads 2 Rajshahi College hostel rooms attack

    Two rooms in a hostel of Rajshahi Government College are set on fire following a clash between Chattra League (BCL) and Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists.

  • BCL leader jailed for two years

    Nurul Azim Rony, general secretary of Chittagong city Chhatra League, was sent to jail yesterday, a day after he was held with an illegal firearm at a polling centre in Hathazari upazila.

  • 14 hurt in Mirpur AL infighting

    At least 14 people are injured in a clash between supporters of two ruling party lawmakers while bringing out an anti-hartal procession in Mirpur area of Dhaka.

  • UP polls: BCL leader jailed for 2yrs for carrying pistol

    A mobile court sentences a BCL leader to two years’ imprisonment after he was arrested along with a pistol at a polling centre in Hathazari upazila of Chittagong during the fourth phase of union parishad election.

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    1 killed, 2 bullet-hit in Noakhali BCL infighting

    A member of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) is killed and two others hit by bullets in a clash between two factional groups of the student wing of the ruling Awami League in Sadar upazila of Noakhali.

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    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.

  • Ctg BCL activist killed in infighting

    An activist of Jubo League, youth front of ruling Awami League, is killed in what police say infighting at Chittagong city.

  • 7 more hurt as ‘BCL muscle show’ continues at Titumir Clg

    Seven more students are injured at Dhaka’s Titumir College as alleged “muscle show” of Bangladesh Chhatra League continues at campus and its halls.

  • 301-member BCL committee announced

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