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Dial 109 to combat violence against...

Dial 109 to combat violence against...

Law & Rights

Fri, Mar 24 2017

The government has changed the number for the national toll-free helpline, which supports victims of...

For a more inclusive Bangladesh

For a more inclusive Bangladesh

Editorial

Wed, Mar 22 2017

Any nation which seeks to be a part of the global economy of the future must be aware of the possibilities...

A success story from Bangladesh on World...

A success story from Bangladesh on World...

Climate Change

Wed, Mar 22 2017

A report released by UN International Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) to mark World Water Day on Wednesday...

Bangladeshi children too detained in...

Bangladeshi children too detained in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Thirteen juveniles are among more than 400 people arrested since October 9

Faster, smarter, problem-solvers

Faster, smarter, problem-solvers

Magazine

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Nurturing creativity in kids with mental arithmetic

Nineteen killed in fire at Guatemala...

Nineteen killed in fire at Guatemala...

Latin America

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Media also said 540 children live in the home, despite its 400 capacity

WHO: Polluted environments kill 1.7...

WHO: Polluted environments kill 1.7...

World

Mon, Mar 6 2017

More than one in four deaths in children under five are linked to polluted environments, according to...

Trump administration considering separating...

Trump administration considering separating...

North America

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Part of the reason for the proposal is to deter mothers from migrating to the United States with their...

BJP leader held over child trafficking...

BJP leader held over child trafficking...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Investigators said children aged between six months and 14 years were sold in illegal adoptions to couples...

Juicing the stats

Juicing the stats

Shuprova Tasneem , Shuprova Tasneem

Tue, Feb 28 2017

How development indicators trump children’s rights

Primary education in trouble

Primary education in trouble

Editorial

Fri, Feb 24 2017

It is children who suffer the most as a result of this broken system

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

World

Wed, Feb 22 2017

260,000 people starved to death in the 2011 famine in the Horn of Africa

India arrests heads of adoption centre...

India arrests heads of adoption centre...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 21 2017

The latest scandal comes four months after police arrested 18 people over the sale of newborn babies...

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Development

Mon, Feb 20 2017

The World Bank has committed $300 million for the programme, which will benefit over one million...

Lives lost too soon

Lives lost too soon

Editorial

Sat, Feb 18 2017

It is about time we fought the bane of childhood cancer head-on, and provided the nation’s children with...

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