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Quota reform activists attacked,...

Quota reform activists attacked,...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 2 2018

Protesters say assaults cannot stop their movement  

Back from Middle East: Social stigma...

Back from Middle East: Social stigma...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 30 2018

According to non-government organization Brac, in the past three years around 5,000 women have returned...

Voters speak: How was the election...

Voters speak: How was the election...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Residents of Gazipur have seen two mayor elections since the establishment of the city corporation in...

Six issues that marked Gazipur city...

Six issues that marked Gazipur city...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 27 2018

The Election Commission (EC) suspended balloting at nine centres in the Gazipur City Corporation election...

Polls end without major incidents

Polls end without major incidents

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 27 2018

No incidents of major violence or vandalism were reported anywhere in the city

BNP unhappy over EC's role in Gazipur...

BNP unhappy over EC's role in Gazipur...

Election

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Hasan Uddin Sarker claims ballot stuffing took place in 400 out of 425 polling centres around Gazipur...

Gazipur City polls: Awami League, BNP...

AL, BNP mayoral candidates cast...

Politics

Tue, Jun 26 2018

The voting started around 8am on Tuesday

Voting in Gazipur ends peacefully, counting...

Voting in Gazipur ends peacefully, counting...

Election

Tue, Jun 26 2018

With RAB and police officials bolstering security around the city, there were also no reports of...

Workers' vote and local support may...

Workers' vote and local support may...

Election

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The ruling party Awami League (AL) candidate and main opponent Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP)...

Outsider Awami League leaders take part...

Outsider Awami League leaders take part...

Election

Mon, Jun 25 2018

'I was unaware about the EC’s notification. I only knew that the election campaign would end...

Shattered dreams: Women workers continue...

Women workers continue to leave

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 22 2018

According to a report compiled by non-governmental organization BRAC, more than 5,000 Bangladeshi female...

Female workers describe horrors in Saudi...

Female workers describe horrors in Saudi...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jun 20 2018

A total of 387 Bangladeshi female workers have returned home with horrible experiences of torture

Government to decide whether Khaleda...

Government to decide whether Khaleda...

Politics

Sat, Jun 16 2018

The BNP chief and her family, as well as the party leaders, want her to be treated at the United Hospital...

Hill cutting goes unabated in Cox’s...

Hill cutting goes unabated in Cox’s...

Environment

Wed, Jun 13 2018

The indiscriminate cutting of hills and trees to relocate the displaced Rohingya refugees in Ukhiya

Huawei announces $81 million investment...

Huawei announces $81 million investment...

Business

Wed, Jun 6 2018

With a view to building a digital ecosystem in the Southeast Asia region, Chinese

When dreams turn into nightmares

When dreams turn into nightmares

NRB Affairs

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Bangladeshi female migrant worker forced into prostitution in Jordan

Another 30 female migrant workers return...

Another 30 female migrant workers return...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 4 2018

In the last month, 121 women have returned from the country

The real cost of evening and professional...

The real cost of evening and professional...

Education

Wed, May 30 2018

Since 2002, professional masters programs have been opened in nine business departments in DU. In total,...

40 more Bangladeshi women workers return...

40 more Bangladeshi women workers return...

NRB Affairs

Mon, May 28 2018

After facing enormous physical and psychological torture and irregularities over wages, 40 more Bangladeshi...

Life in a Rohingya refugee camp

Life in a Rohingya refugee camp

Bangladesh

Sun, May 27 2018

'We go to sleep around 9pm as we have nothing to do. You cannot compare life here to life back in...

Can the names of the five districts...

Can the names of the five districts...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 25 2018

Following the government decree, the districts will be spelled as follows - Chittagong as Chattogram,...