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BNP yet to begin electioneering

BNP yet to begin electioneering

Election

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Apart from that political analysts believe there is no way for the BNP to survive except by participating...

Lord Carlile denied visa to India

Lord Carlile denied visa to India

Politics

Mon, Jul 9 2018

The British legal expert was scheduled to hold a press conference in New Delhi on July 13

BNP mayoral candidates collect nomination...

BNP mayoral candidates collect nomination...

Politics

Thu, Jun 21 2018

BNP on Wednesday, announced it will be selling nomination papers for the upcoming city polls at the party’s...

Reaction to allocation for women’s development...

Reaction to allocation for women’s development...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Finance Minister AMA Muhith proposed a Tk1,37,742 crore allocation for women’s development in the...

Chemon Ara Begum: An inspiration to...

Chemon Ara Begum: An inspiration to...

Special

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Three decades ago, Chemon Ara Begum was among a new generation of women being inspired

Why can’t we have more women in...

Why can’t we have more women in...

Special

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Despite two women being the democratically elected prime ministers over the past three decades, grassroots...

Where does the opposition stand on the...

Where does the opposition stand on the...

Politics

Mon, May 28 2018

'There is a nexus between political power, law enforcement agencies, and drug traders who dominate...

Is corporal punishment really effective...

Is corporal punishment really effective...

Special

Wed, May 23 2018

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

Bangladesh grapples with poor menstrual...

Bangladesh grapples with poor menstrual...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 23 2018

Many girls considered the menstrual period to be an illness and because of lack of awareness, about 85%...

Gazipur city polls: BNP to take measures...

Gazipur city polls: BNP to take measures...

Politics

Tue, May 22 2018

'Despite the government’s claims of holding fair and neutral elections under its rule, the...

Workplace sexual harassment remains...

Workplace sexual harassment remains...

Special

Mon, May 21 2018

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

Supreme Court guidelines on sexual harassment...

Supreme Court guidelines on sexual harassment...

Court

Tue, May 8 2018

In 2009, the Supreme Court issued groundbreaking directives to prevent sexual harassment at workplace...

The two heroes of Nilganj delivering...

The two heroes of Nilganj delivering...

Special

Sat, May 5 2018

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

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Special Supplement

Mon, Apr 30 2018

“I have four children. I have kept them in a separate place so that they cannot join in this profession....

Labour rights activists urge women leadership...

Labour rights activists urge women leadership...

Labour

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The press conference was organized by Bangladesh Labour Institute (Bashi) to disseminate findings of...

Brotee announces 100 villages as child...

Brotee announces 100 villages as child...

Nation

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The organization has also claimed to have induced a significant decline in dowry marriages, claiming...

‘Equal employment of men, women in ICT...

‘Equal employment of men, women in ICT...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 25 2018

'They (parents) think women are not capable of performing in technology based jobs. This is one of the...

Vigil held in remembrance of Rana Plaza...

Vigil held in remembrance of Rana Plaza...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 24 2018

Almost fifty workers, including the families and children of those who lost their lives in the collapse,...

Are drivers alone responsible for road...

Are drivers alone responsible for road...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 24 2018

Regulators claim that most of the accidents are drivers’ fault, but drivers say passengers are the ones...

Why are road crashes rising in...

Why are road crashes rising in...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 23 2018

Unhealthy competition among drivers to reach targeted trip quota could be a major factor. This is the...

'Robotics will not kill human

'Robotics will not kill human

Business

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'Why are people scared of robotics? A robot is not a replacement for a human, but rather a tool to be...