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Rapes in madrasas: Breaking the...

Rapes in madrasas: Breaking the...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 8 2021

According to the Manusher Jonno Foundation, nearly 626 children were raped from January to December in...

Experts: Covid-19 directive needs to...

Experts: Covid-19 directive needs to...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Government should enforce total restrictions on social, recreational activities while allowing businesses...

Freedom fighters share tales of...

Freedom fighters share tales of...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 26 2021

In coversation with Dhaka Tribune, two freedom fighters recall their time when they took up arms to liberate...

50 years of unshackling and moving towards...

50 years of unshackling and moving towards...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Despite facing countless hurdles, Bangladeshi women have come a long way and are striving towards building...

When using toilet is linked to sexual...

When using toilet is linked to sexual...

Crime

Fri, Mar 19 2021

A leading women rights activist said community policing could be a good solution for women and girls...

A son’s long fight to free his...

A son’s long fight to free his...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 14 2021

Polok said he personally did not want to antagonize anyone at the time as all he wanted was to get his...

Mental health experts: Slow down to...

'Slow down to cope with Covid...

Health

Sat, Mar 13 2021

At least 14,436 people committed suicide between March 2020 and February 2021

A nurse's struggle to find the silver...

A nurse's struggle to find the silver...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 1 2021

Shohida Khatun Shika, a Covid-19 ICU nurse, tells Dhaka Tribune about how she keeps going amid the doom...

Pandemic may fuel human trafficking...

Pandemic may fuel human trafficking...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 25 2021

The pandemic is driving more people into poverty and there is a high possibility that human traffickers...

From human waste to soil...

From human waste to soil...

Nation

Wed, Feb 24 2021

A small municipality in Saidpur has taken up an initiative to recycle waste and turn it into organic...

The ordeals of a Covid-19 hospital...

The ordeals of a Covid-19 hospital...

Coronavirus

Sun, Feb 21 2021

He is waiting for the stimulus package that is to be provided for frontline nurses, as per government...

What is it like to be a doctor in a...

What is it like to be a doctor in a...

Coronavirus

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Two Dhaka doctors share their experiences of treating critical patients of the pandemic

‘Tortured’ DMCH intern fears returning...

‘Tortured’ DMCH intern fears returning...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 16 2021

Accused claims the intern was the first to land a blow

British MP Helen Grant: Schools should...

‘Schools should be a safe place for...

Education

Thu, Feb 11 2021

Schools in Bangladesh should reopen to mitigate the loss caused by Covid-19 crisis when it is safe to...

Grieving in the time of a pandemic

Grieving in the time of a pandemic

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 9 2021

‘We used to watch TV to get updates about Covid-19 deaths. Who would have thought my mother would...

Why are minors left out of Covid-19...

Why are minors left out of vaccine...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jan 24 2021

Infectious disease experts believe that it is not the right time to vaccinate children as vaccines were...

Around 10 dogs culled in Dhalpur

Around 10 dogs culled in Dhalpur

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 23 2021

The dogs were culled by locals and not in a government drive, authorities say

Can a tiny cup lift women out of period...

Can a tiny cup lift women out of period...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 20 2021

Menstrual cups can last up to a decade and eliminate the need for any single use menstrual product

When rape apologists fuel rape culture...

When rape apologists fuel rape culture...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 14 2021

While rape apologists were busy with victim blaming on social media, no fewer than 1,627 people were...

Prof Dr Nazrul Islam: Mass vaccination...

Mass vaccination for Bangladesh’s population...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 9 2021

If we receive five million doses every month, there is no way we can vaccinate 70% to 80% of the population...

Covid-19 vaccine: Experts call for dry...

Experts call for dry run before full...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 9 2021

Bangladesh should also focus on local manufacturing to secure readily available shots for the population,...