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Man arrested for raping domestic help...

Man arrested for raping domestic help...

Crime

Sun, Nov 1 2020

The arrestee was identified as Hazi Fazal Karim, a resident of Charkhijirpur Satghariapara in...

Dhaka North unit Chhatra League leader...

Dhaka North unit Chhatra League leader...

Crime

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Sabuj reportedly raped a house help working for Fatema, who allegedly aided and abetted in the rape

HC blasts NHRC for failing domestic...

HC blasts NHRC for failing domestic...

Court

Wed, Jun 24 2020

The High Court observed that the NHRC had been 'sleeping with eyes wide open'

Domestic help found dead in Dhaka

Domestic help found dead in Dhaka

Dhaka

Fri, May 1 2020

Police primarily suspect that she committed suicide but the motives are unknown

Domestic help arrested after CCTV footage...

Domestic help arrested after CCTV footage...

Nation

Tue, Mar 24 2020

Parents allege the accused has been torturing their child for a while

Domestic help steals money from finance...

Domestic help steals money from finance...

Nation

Thu, Jan 2 2020

The incident of theft took place on December 13 last year 

Woman, teenage help found dead in Mirpur...

Woman, teenage help found dead in Mirpur...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 3 2019

The deceased were identified as Shaheda Begum, 65, a housewife, and Sumi Akter, 15

Minor domestic help dies after falling...

Minor domestic help dies after falling...

Dhaka

Fri, Aug 16 2019

An unnatural death case has been filed

Picture of domestic help standing on...

Picture of domestic help standing on...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 31 2019

She was standing on the sunshade of an apartment on the 10th floor

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