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OP-ED: Stand by them

OP-ED: Stand by them

Katja Lorenz

Mon, Feb 15 2021

Victims of sexual and gender-based violence should be granted access to services and support

Study: 63% men approve assaulting partners...

63% men approve beating wives who withhold...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 30 2020

11,102 male respondents aged between 15 and 24 participated in the study, conducted through systematic...

OP-ED: A cry for help

OP-ED: A cry for help

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Oct 26 2020

What allows a person to be so cruel to domestic workers, even when they are children?

The global response must address the...

The global response must address the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 8 2020

Globally, women make up 70% of the health workforce and have the majority of care-giving roles in homes...

Woman hospitalized after domestic...

Woman hospitalized after domestic...

Nation

Tue, Dec 24 2019

The victim was identified as 27-year-old Nilufar Yeasmin Koli who was admitted to Noakhali General Hospital...

Britain unveils 'landmark' laws against...

Britain unveils 'landmark' laws against...

Europe

Tue, Jan 22 2019

The proposed new laws will for the first time set a legal definition of domestic abuse to include economic...

A culture of abuse

A culture of abuse

Editorial

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Why is it that the public has to show the police where to look for such violence?

Watch: This is why household abuse is...

Watch: This is why household abuse is...

Nation

Sun, Jan 21 2018

In full view of public, he hit her with a shoe and kicked her in the head, gut, and all over her body...

A failure to protect

A failure to protect

Editorial

Wed, Nov 8 2017

The authorities must protect domestic workers not just from overwork and intolerable conditions, but...

Aduri gets justice

Aduri gets justice

Editorial

Wed, Jul 19 2017

It is a cause for hope for domestic workers everywhere

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...

Woman burns 10-year-old domestic help...

Woman burns 10-year-old domestic help...

Nation

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The accused claimed the burns were caused by the knob of the gas stove malfunctioning

Within the family

Within the family

Arpeeta Shams Mizan

Mon, Jul 10 2017

What do you do when your abuser lives in your home?

It’s not your fault

It’s not your fault

Miti Sanjana

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Are we failing to keep women safe?

National fast bowler Mohammad Shahid...

National fast bowler Mohammad Shahid...

Crime

Sun, Jul 2 2017

The national team pacer denied all allegations made against him.

Army soldier becomes victim of...

Army soldier becomes victim of...

Nation

Fri, Jun 30 2017

The father and son had been at each other’s neck since Khalid’s homecoming for Eid vacation on account...

Strong women, weak men

Strong women, weak men

Law & Rights

Thu, May 25 2017

The study revealed that men strongly perceive that development policies and women’s empowerment initiatives...

Happily ever after?

Happily ever after?

Nafisa Kazi Iqbal

Fri, Feb 3 2017

The practice of dowry transforms women into mere commodities