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We need to start talking about...

We need to start talking about...

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

Most people around us are not even aware of the necessity of seeking consent

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

Growing up in Kuwait where sex is considered a taboo topic, the presence of a ‘feminine’...

The feminization of poverty

The feminization of poverty

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

A lot of the times, when we talk of women at work, we tend to

‘I hate hypocrisy, but I have no...

‘I hate hypocrisy, but I have no...

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Fri, Mar 8 2019

Being a homosexual woman in a patriarchal society

Will we ever give cleaners the wages...

Will we ever give cleaners the wages...

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Thu, Mar 7 2019

Privately contracted cleaners, even in the formal sector, are living off subsistence earnings

Informal workers with no formal...

Informal workers with no formal...

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Thu, Mar 7 2019

How the majority of female workers are still trapped as low-wage, flexible labour

Embracing what is common in us all

Embracing what is common in us all

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Tue, Feb 26 2019

The case for a re-standardization of Bangla

Three identities and one history

Three identities and one history

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Mon, Feb 25 2019

Was 1952 the beginning or the middle ?

Learning in your mother tongue

Learning in your mother tongue

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Sun, Feb 24 2019

Are indigenous language textbooks making a difference in the Chittagong Hill Tracts?

The lingual class system we must stop...

The lingual class system we must stop...

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Thu, Feb 21 2019

Any battle between English and Bangla is a battle of the classes, of tradition against modernity and...

Rhetoric and reality

Rhetoric and reality

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Thu, Feb 21 2019

The current state of indigenous languages in Bangladesh

The death of a language

The death of a language

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Thu, Feb 21 2019

Why International Mother Language Day is as important as ever today 

‘We will carry it with us for as long...

‘We will carry it with us for as long...

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Thu, Feb 21 2019

Language Movement veteran Professor Monowara Islam speaks to Shuprova Tasneem about her experiences during...

Martyred Intellectuals Day special:...

'The day I lost everything’

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Fri, Dec 14 2018

Freedom fighter, writer and feminist activist Begum Mushtari Shafi writes about the day she lost her...

Education and Income Generating Activities:...

Education and Income Generating Activities:...

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Sun, Nov 18 2018

A Roundtable discussion on child marriage was held at the Dhaka Tribune office on October 24

Road Safety in Bangladesh: Causes and...

Road Safety in Bangladesh: Causes and...

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Fri, Oct 19 2018

Dhaka Tribune Roundtable

Ending gender based violence against...

Ending gender based violence against...

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Fri, Sep 21 2018

Bangladesh has recently seen a substantial rise in child sexual abuse. The alarming rise was under sharp...

Why the world needs to know of...

Why the world needs to know of...

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Wed, Aug 15 2018

We know Sheikh Mujib now as the man who led Bangladesh to independence. But long before that, he was...

The magic of words

The magic of words

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Wed, Aug 15 2018

Bangabandhu’s March 7 speech

‘We couldn't have done without Bangabandhu’s...

‘We couldn't have done without Bangabandhu’s...

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Wed, Aug 15 2018

Eminent political scientist Dr Rounaq Jahan speaks to Shuprova Tasneem about Bangabandhu and his lasting...

'A leader apart from all others'

'A leader apart from all others'

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Wed, Aug 15 2018

Renowned economist and freedom fighter Profesor Rehman Sobhan speaks to Shuprova Tasneem on his recollections...