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Torture in Saudi Arabia: 19 Bangladeshi...

Torture in Saudi Arabia: 19 Bangladeshi...

Migration

Mon, Oct 15 2018

'They (Saudi employers) confined me to a room without food or water for a week'

10-year-old Narail girl fighting for...

10-year-old Narail girl fighting for...

Nation

Sat, Aug 25 2018

The minor was barbarically beaten and physically abused by her employers while working as a domestic...

Why are Bangladeshi women returning...

Why are Bangladeshi women returning...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 24 2018

The poverty stricken women, mostly from rural areas in Bangladesh, flew to Saudi Arabia with hopes and...

A vegetarian country and a forgotten...

A vegetarian country and a forgotten...

Opinion

Mon, Apr 9 2018

How time has changed our diet since the 1970s

Khaleda gets to keep her domestic help...

Khaleda gets to keep her domestic help...

Politics

Mon, Feb 12 2018

The request was made on Thursday, but it was approved on Sunday along with the division status

Two Bangladeshi women trapped in Saudi...

Two Bangladeshi women trapped in Saudi...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 23 2017

'As domestic help usually come from poor families, they often do not have the knowledge of where and...

Can we stop the violence?

Can we stop the violence?

Editorial

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Too often abusive employers make the claim of suicide to cover up what really happened

House owner’s wife arrested over Rampura...

House owner’s wife arrested over Rampura...

Crime

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Agitated family members of a female domestic help and locals clashed with police on Friday afternoon...

Mayhem in Rampura over mysterious death...

Mayhem in Rampura over mysterious death...

Crime

Fri, Aug 4 2017

The deceased was reportedly found hanging from the ceiling in a room of her employer's flat on Friday...

A lost childhood

A lost childhood

Miti Sanjana

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Let us stand against the abuse of domestic workers

The problem is when they protest

The problem is when they protest

Sanjay Srivastava

Mon, Jul 17 2017

A protesting worker is seen as a disturber of the peace

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

Dhaka seeks explanation from US on detention...

Dhaka seeks explanation from US on detention...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jun 13 2017

'We have asked the US envoy here to explain why the Bangladeshi diplomat was detained based on the allegations...

Man arrested for raping girl in...

Man arrested for raping girl in...

Crime

Sun, May 21 2017

The victim's mother was admitted to Osmani Medical College Hospital in critical condition after Sarwar...

Police rescue 8-year-old from abusive...

Police rescue 8-year-old from abusive...

Crime

Sun, Apr 23 2017

Police arrested the employer Payel and the child has been sent to the hospital for necessary medical...

‘Call me at night’

‘Call me at night’

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 5 2017

State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu yesterday urged female domestic helps...

Women at point zero

Women at point zero

Monswita Bulbuli

Tue, Dec 20 2016

In every sphere of life, women are treated as objects

State Minister Biren Sikder's domestic...

State Minister Biren Sikder's domestic...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

A domestic help working at State Minister for Sports Biren Sikder's house has apparently killed himself...

Cricketer Shahadat, his wife...

Cricketer Shahadat, his wife...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 6 2016

A Dhaka court has acquitted cricketer Shahadat Hossain and his wife Jesmine Jahan in a case filed over...

Chunnu for 8-hour working day for domestic...

Chunnu for 8-hour working day for domestic...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 24 2016

State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu has demanded eight-hour working day...