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Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Crime

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The teacher has molested five to six other students in the past, who were too afraid to speak up

The ultimate stigma

The ultimate stigma

Audrika Eshna Purbasha

Sat, Dec 16 2017

Change attitudes to change society

A culture of violence

A culture of violence

Editorial

Mon, Dec 11 2017

Whether it be on the street or in our homes, violence is a key aspect of Bangladeshi culture. While...

Why are so many children falling prey...

Why are so many children falling prey...

Crime

Thu, Nov 30 2017

According to several psychologists, degradation of moral values, pornography, and drug addiction play...

Seventh-grader gang-raped in...

Seventh-grader gang-raped in...

Nation

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Debashish and two others raped the schoolgirl, who was eventually rescued when locals heard her...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

Crime

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The student fled the madrasa after the alleged torture

The ones who don’t see justice

The ones who don’t see justice

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Too often, those who abuse domestic workers are allowed to get away with it

Trapped within four walls

Trapped within four walls

Law & Rights

Sat, Nov 4 2017

70% of cases of violence against domestic workers are settled outside court

Child abuse reaches a horrifying...

Child abuse reaches a horrifying...

Law & Rights

Sat, Nov 4 2017

'The laws on child issues are not properly implemented. Punitive measures must be ensured in order to...

Mother arrested after forcing pre-teen...

Mother arrested after forcing pre-teen...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 1 2017

A Malaysian woman was arrested after forcing her two daughters, aged eight and 10, to have sex for...

The abuse we're not talking about

The abuse we're not talking about

D2

Tue, Oct 24 2017

What happens behind your closed doors?

First grader raped by 20-year-old in...

First grader raped by 20-year-old in...

Crime

Thu, Oct 5 2017

The victim's mother filed a case against Rana the same night, leading to his arrest around 3am on...

A mockery of justice

A mockery of justice

Opinion

Thu, Oct 5 2017

We cannot simply punish people on the streets

Seven-year-old girl raped in Savar

Seven-year-old girl raped in Savar

Crime

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Locals caught the rapist in the act

Man held for trying to rape granddaughter...

Man held for trying to rape granddaughter...

Crime

Mon, Sep 4 2017

The man allegedly tried to violate his granddaughter while she was asleep on his bed last Wednesday...

US watchdog files secret report on Afghanistan...

US watchdog files secret report on Afghanistan...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 1 2017

Neither the Pentagon nor the Afghan government immediately responded to requests for comment

Children's home staff removed over child...

Children's home staff removed over child...

Nation

Mon, Jul 31 2017

The officials said the children suddenly started beating up the staff member while he was serving the...

2 teenagers held for brutally torturing...

2 teenagers held for brutally torturing...

Crime

Fri, Jul 28 2017

As Bablu had called on the ice factory workers for an ice cream in the afternoon on Thursday, the two...

Impunity fuels abuse of child domestic...

Impunity fuels abuse of child domestic...

Crime

Wed, Jul 19 2017

The conviction of a woman who tortured her domestic help is a rare instance of the law taking its...

Employer gets life imprisonment for...

Employer gets life imprisonment for...

Court

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The court also fined Nodi Tk1 lakh

14-year-old beaten to death in...

14-year-old beaten to death in...

Nation

Thu, Jun 1 2017

The victim has injury marks in his head, police say