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No place for custodial abuse

No place for custodial abuse

Opinion

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Every single person, whatever their level of prominence of social status, has the right to due process...

More human than human

More human than human

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Jul 24 2018

Do we have it in us to stop the scourge of animal cruelty? 

A different kind of domestic...

A different kind of domestic...

Miti Sanjana

Sun, Jul 8 2018

There are laws in place to keep women from being abused economically

Middle East ‘El Dorado’ turns sour

Middle East ‘El Dorado’ turns sour

Opinion

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Without delineated laws and immediate legal support, overseas work isn’t worth it

A step closer to justice for rape...

A step closer to justice for rape...

Opinion

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Proper implementation of the High Court’s 18 guidelines could bring justice to countless victims...

Bring them home

Bring them home

Editorial

Sun, May 27 2018

How much longer must we be naïve about what goes on in Saudi Arabia in the name of domestic...

Female workers being sold twice in Saudi...

Female workers being sold twice in Saudi...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, May 20 2018

 The security personnel of Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka revealed that more and more...

Father throws out daughters for protesting...

Father throws out daughters for protesting...

Dhaka

Mon, May 7 2018

When the daughters protested against the act, their father threatened to beat them as well, and stop...

The children we forgot

The children we forgot

Opinion

Thu, May 3 2018

Children of sex workers need to be protected and cared for

We have let this happen

We have let this happen

Zarif Faiaz

Sun, Apr 8 2018

This toxic mindset needs to change

No country for women

No country for women

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Bangladesh needs to ensure women’s safety in every sphere of life

Overseas migration of female workers...

Overseas migration of female workers...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 28 2018

According to the Bureau of Manpower, Employment, and Training (BMET), in 2017 a total of 1,008,525 people...

They deserve better

They deserve better

Tahsin Noor Salim

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Our society has a problem with neglecting the old and the frail

When society fails its children

When society fails its children

Editorial

Sat, Mar 17 2018

Many of these families opt to hush wp their children’s stories of assault and trauma out of fear of social...

Sexual harassment: Solution lies with...

Sexual harassment: Solution lies with...

Law & Rights

Thu, Mar 8 2018

'Gender literacy and knowledge, removing the social stigma and taboo as well as changing public attitude...

The difference between ‘good touch’...

The difference between ‘good touch’...

Opinion

Sun, Feb 11 2018

Awareness about sexual harassment and abuse should start at home

Questions remain regarding the repatriation...

Questions remain regarding the repatriation...

Editorial

Wed, Dec 20 2017

The world cannot stand by, as it has done for decades before, as the onslaught on the Rohingya is repeated...

Zero tolerance for traffickers

Zero tolerance for traffickers

Editorial

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Rooting out traffickers and unscrupulous middlemen right here in Bangladesh is the most pragmatic and...

The forgotten promise

The forgotten promise

Tahsin Noor Salim

Sun, Nov 19 2017

Have we been able to uphold the principles of Universal Children’s Day?

Tortured and held captive inside a cinema...

Tortured and held captive inside a cinema...

Crime

Thu, Nov 9 2017

'When we were searching for narcotics inside the cinema hall, we heard a faint voice calling for...

Paws to reflect

Paws to reflect

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 9 2017

Animal abuse is symptomatic of a sick society