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Indian children died after 'eating lychees...

Indian children died after 'eating lychees...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

US and Indian scientists say a mystery illness that killed more than 100 children a year in northern...

Under special circumstances

Under special circumstances

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Will the new marriage law do more harm than good?

Border guards stand by unprivileged...

Border guards stand by unprivileged...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 3 2017

Rebeka, a nine-year-old girl at Chandipur Manikkari in Haripur border area of Thakurgaon district can...

Yaba addiction rises 30%

Yaba addiction rises 30%

Crime

Mon, Dec 19 2016

School-goers among addicts with possible Indian supply connection

Bacha bazi: Afghan culture of child...

Bacha bazi: Afghan culture of child...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

AIHRC points out that Afghanistan’s criminal law prohibits rape and pederasty, but there are no clear...

Save our girls

Save our girls

Tamanna Hoq Riti , Rasheda Akter

Mon, Dec 19 2016

We need to learn to protect the most vulnerable in our society

Mother, two children found dead in...

Mother, two children found dead in...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 13 2016

A woman and her two children were found dead at their rented house in Feni on Monday night.

The burden of education

The burden of education

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Sat, Dec 10 2016

Are our children learning more than we did?

21 million children to take Vitamin...

21 million children to take Vitamin...

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 9 2016

More than 21 million children, aged between six months and five years, across the country will be fed...

Removing the stigma

Removing the stigma

Editorial

Thu, Dec 8 2016

We must stand beside children with special needs, and their families, and spread awareness to end the...

A failure to protect

A failure to protect

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 2 2016

The hammer of justice must come down hard on those people who profit off of forcing others into...

’Let’s Play for Change’ campaign to...

’Let’s Play for Change’ campaign to...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

Different international Children’s rights organisations in Bangladesh will work together to ensure the...

A violation of children’s rights?

A violation of children’s rights?

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Mon, Nov 21 2016

We need to re-examine our education system if we wish to progress further as a nation

Unicef calls to allocate one-fifth of...

Unicef calls to allocate one-fifth of...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 17 2016

UNICEF has urged the Government of Bangladesh to increase the proportion of national budget allocation...

What kind of childhood is this?

What kind of childhood is this?

Monswita Bulbuli

Thu, Nov 3 2016

We are cramming our children with schooling, but failing to let them learn

Unicef: 2 billion children breathe toxic...

Unicef: 2 billion children breathe toxic...

Environment

Mon, Oct 31 2016

Of the 2 billion children worldwide breathing unhealthy air, the report puts 620 million of them in South...

Community correction for child...

Community correction for child...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 25 2016

Sub-inspector Khadija Khatun was in a quandary a few months ago. Working at the Kotwali Police Station...

A partnership to take us forward

A partnership to take us forward

Opinion

Wed, Oct 19 2016

With a bigger role for WB in Bangladesh’s development journey, we can hope for a new era of...

PM asks children to build them as worthy...

PM asks children to build them as worthy...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 18 2016

The prime minister was addressing a discussion on birthday of Sheikh Russell, youngest son of Father...

3 children drown in Jhenaidah

3 children drown in Jhenaidah

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 17 2016

Three children have drowned while talking bath in a pond at Mamunshia village under Kotchandpur upazila...

'I want to make the pain go away'

'I want to make the pain go away'

D2

Fri, Oct 14 2016

An appeal for 13 yr old cancer patient Rayhan