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OP-ED: The banality of patriarchy

OP-ED: The banality of patriarchy

Aziza Md Aziz

Thu, Nov 25 2021

Why is it always the woman's fault?

Tortured student rescued from locked...

Student rescued from locked madrasa...

Nation

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The principal and his wife have also been accused of torturing female students and forcing them to do...

ED: Ending the abuse that goes on in...

ED: Ending the abuse that goes on in...

Editorial

Tue, Mar 16 2021

We must, at every step, react to incidences of abuse with outrage

OP-ED: Child abuse must be stopped in...

OP-ED: Child abuse must be stopped in...

Saharin Priya Shaoun

Mon, Mar 15 2021

Be it in homes or educational institutions, violence against children is never acceptable

Neighbour throws acid on infant’s genitals,...

Neighbour throws acid on infant’s genitals,...

Nation

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The incident occurred in the district’s Barahar village under Kapasia upazila on January 8

Speakers: Laws hindering justice for...

Speakers: Laws hindering justice for...

Law & Rights

Mon, Dec 7 2020

At least 34 children have been subjected to online abuse as of September this year

Covid-19 lockdowns drive spike in online...

Covid-19 lockdowns drive spike in online...

World

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The Philippine government saw a 260% increase in reports of online child abuse materials from March to...

Almost 100,000 sexual abuse claims filed...

Sexual abuse: US Boy Scouts facing almost...

North America

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The figure dwarfs the 11,000 complaints believed to have been filed in recent years against the Catholic...

Couple arrested for torturing minor...

Couple arrested for torturing minor...

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 18 2020

The wife poured boiling water on the minor girl on Saturday morning

Report: At least 1,387 children faced...

Report: At least 1,387 children faced...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Rate of child abuse increased courtesy to Covid-19 lockdown, says Bangladesh Shishu Adhikar Forum

Pakistan passes child abuse law after...

Pakistan passes child abuse law after...

World

Thu, Mar 12 2020

The law requires police to register a case within two hours of a child's parents reporting them...

Team Sparrow launches child abuse prevention...

Team Sparrow launches child abuse prevention...

Event

Mon, May 13 2019

The organization has joined hands with ‘My Body is My Body’ program

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

Special Supplement

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Growing up in Kuwait where sex is considered a taboo topic, the presence of a ‘feminine’...

ASK: Enact law to prevent online child...

ASK: Enact law to prevent online child...

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 29 2018

ASK conducted a survey in Dhaka, Khulna, Satkhira, Chattagram and Rajshahi and found a total of 68 children...

India takes over children's shelters...

India takes over children's shelters...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

About 1,300 shelters are unregistered, according to the NCPCR, which means they operate illegally and...

Australian archbishop guilty of concealing...

Australian archbishop guilty of concealing...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 22 2018

Archbishop Philip Wilson, as a junior priest in the 1970s, did nothing when he was told about another...

Headmaster held for sexually harassing...

Headmaster held for sexually harassing...

Nation

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The Headmaster was arrested and sent to court on Saturday

Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual...

Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual...

World

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The Holy See said Apuron had been found guilty of some of the accusations against him and would be removed...

13 starving children taunted with pie,...

13 starving children taunted with pie,...

North America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The father, David Turpin, is also accused of sexually abusing one of his young daughters

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Latin America

Wed, Jan 17 2018

Pope Francis vowed to ensure the child abuse at the hands of clergy would never happen again

13 siblings found chained in California...

13 siblings found chained in California...

North America

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The parents have been charged with nine counts of torture and 10 counts of child endangerment