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Is corporal punishment really effective...

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Wed, May 23 2018

Half of all primary school students in Bangladesh still experience corporal punishment in the...

Sexual assaults during festivals: Trial...

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Tue, May 22 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh. In the final part of this series,...

Workplace sexual harassment remains...

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Mon, May 21 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh, with an alarming rise in reports...

Sexual harassment on buses: ‘Everyone...

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Sat, May 19 2018

Sexual harassment has become a major cause for concern in Bangladesh, with an alarming rise in reports...

No end in sight for violent factional...

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Fri, May 18 2018

Violence is growing in the three hill districts of Bangladesh. In the recent years, there

What went down in Rangamati on May...

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Fri, May 18 2018

The events of May 4 unfolded like a scene out of a mafia novel. A

Midwifery transforms childbirth risks...

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Mon, May 14 2018

A generation ago, Bangladesh was considered one of the riskiest places in the world in

How SMS changed the lives of millions...

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Mon, May 14 2018

For Bangladeshis, accessing health and medical services has always been a daunting task, no less

Mother's Day: How does it feel to be...

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Sun, May 13 2018

An 18-day old Rohingya infant was crying inside a healthcare centre to get its mother’s

Mother’s Day: Caged mothers in old...

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Sun, May 13 2018

Mother’s Day was just a few days away when I met Morsheda Begum. Standing taut

Preventing suicide: ‘We must take better...

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Wed, May 9 2018

Suicides are a cause of concern as the death of the person is the product of numerous everyday social...

How will the satellite benefit...

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Tue, May 8 2018

Private TV channel operators and Direct-to-Home (DTH) as alternative of cable television service providers...

Examining the alarming suicide trends...

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Tue, May 8 2018

Suicides are a cause of concern as the death of the person is the product of numerous social factors...

Bangladesh takes over global denim...

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Tue, May 8 2018

As of now, Bangladesh is the largest exporter of denim products to Europe with a 27% market share topping...

Model mosques to spread Islamic...

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Mon, May 7 2018

The government took the initiative during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s June 2016 visit to Saudi Arabia,...

The two heroes of Nilganj delivering...

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Sat, May 5 2018

For almost 10 years, a social worker named Layli Begum has been working tirelessly to build awareness...

The long wait for justice in Chattogram...

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Tue, May 1 2018

He could not rejoin work due to his long treatment and the employer refused to pay the medical expenses,...

Special: A premature epitaph for a circus...

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Sat, Apr 28 2018

Traveling acts once used to be the height of entertainment before TV and mobile phones changed the landscape....

7,511 cases pending with police stations...

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Thu, Apr 26 2018

People are suffering as both the police and the lawyers deliberately delay case proceedings, for reasons...

13 years since first ever garment factory...

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Tue, Apr 24 2018

Factory owner builds new factory on site of the wreckage, but victims not rehabilitated yet

Is the dissolution of parliament a prerequisite...

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Sun, Apr 22 2018

'As per the constitution, there is no obligation to dissolve parliament if a general election is...