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Dhaka, 6 September 2023 : A student of Dhaka University (DU) named Dipita Chakma has been abducted on her way to Sajek in Baghaichhari Upazila of Rangamati.
Own correspondent, Dhaka, 25 August 2023: Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Joint General Secretary of Awami League, environmentalist Dr. Hasan Mahmud, continued to take classes in the university despite being busy with political, national and local development responsibilities. On Wednesday afternoon, he went to Dhaka University from the Ministry to take classes.
Dhaka, August 19: General Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League and Minister of Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader said to the Chhatra League, 'Smart Bangladesh will be the new generation. So prepare yourselves. There are no committees of Chhatra League in many places, committees should be given quickly everywhere. In this case, who are infiltrators in BCL, they have to be identified. They have no right to be in Chhatra League, be it infiltrators of any class.'
Dhaka, March 30: Neither masks nor bags will be allowed in the Dhaka University (DU) campus on Poila Baisakh. However, masks prepared by the Faculty of Fine Arts can be exhibited by hand.
Dhaka, January 27: Puja of goddess Saraswati of the Hindu community was held in Dhaka University (DU) in a festive atmosphere. On Thursday at 10:30 am, the puja program officially started at the University's Jagannath Hall with anjali (offerings). Last two years it was organized on a small scale due to Covid, but this time the puja was held in the traditional way.
Dhaka, January 10: A transgender woman got the opportunity to study for the first time in the history of Dhaka University (DU). Recently, a student named Ankita Islam enrolled in the MBA programme of the management department of the university's business education faculty.
Dhaka, December 30: In the 2023 executive council election of Dhaka University Teachers Association (DUTA), Blue Panel, the pro-Awami League teachers' organization, has won all but one post. Only one vice-presidential post was won by the pro-BNP-Jamaat teachers' organization White Panel.
Dhaka, December 3: A woman named Rubina Akhter (40) was killed by a private car in Dhaka University area. In this incident, the driver, a dismissed teacher of the university, was beaten up by the crowd.
Dhaka, November 21: The Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University (DU) Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman called upon the organizations and institutions based on the liberation war to work together for the international and UN recognition of the genocide committed in Bangladesh during the 1971 liberation war. He made this call in the president's speech at a coordination meeting organized by 'Amra Ekattar', an organization of liberation war ideals, held at DU's vice-chancellor building on the occasion of the preparation of the International Genocide Remembrance Day on December 9.
Dhaka, November 19: President Md. Abdul Hamid said, Dhaka University is not just a higher education institution, it is a symbol of our leadership, our guide. Dhaka University has a glorious role in every Bengali movement-struggle including language movement, freedom struggle, liberation war. He said this at the 53rd convocation ceremony of Dhaka University on Saturday (November 19).
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 19: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that Dhaka University's incomparable contribution to socio-economic development and the creation of the nation-state of Bangladesh will forever be remembered for the intensive practice of knowledge and science related to the country's history and heritage.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 19: The 53rd convocation of Dhaka University (DU), the country's traditional institution, is today.
DU professor accused of disrespecting Bangabandhu and distorting history has to vacate university premises
Dhaka, October 29: The Appellate Division has rejected the leave to appeal against the High Court's order to leave the residence of Professor Morshed Hasan Khan, a controversial teacher of Dhaka University who was dismissed for insulting Bangabandhu and distorting the history of the Liberation War. As a result, he will have to leave his residence in the university's residential area, said Additional Attorney General Sheikh Mohammad Morsed.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 1: Today is Dhaka University Day. This is the oldest and highest educational institution in the country entering its 102 years with a glorious history of acquiring and distributing knowledge. DU started its journey on July 1, 1921 with 3 faculties, 12 departments, 60 teachers, 877 students and 3 residential halls.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 15: Bangladesh is welcoming the Bengali New Year 1429 and Dhaka University is leading the celebration.