• Saturday, Jan 23, 2021
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Judge among four sued for torturing...

Judge among four sued for torturing...

Nation

Sun, Dec 6 2020

Shirin Begum, the mother of the victim, filed the case with Kotwali police station of Rangpur Metropolitan...

No cases filed under the Domestic Violence...

No case under domestic violence law...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Lack of awareness among the potential beneficiaries and the law enforcing agencies is pointed out as...

ED: A need to change hearts and...

ED: A need to change hearts and...

Editorial

Sun, Nov 29 2020

What has unfortunately exacerbated the situation further is the lack of help and support that the victims...

OP-ED: The need of the hour

OP-ED: The need of the hour

Farah Nusrat

Tue, Nov 24 2020

It is high time we address violence against women

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 pandemic within a

OP-ED: A pandemic within a

Nusrat Zahan

Mon, Sep 21 2020

It is high time we pay attention to the surge in gender-based violence

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

Suriya Tarannum Susan

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The laws we have in place to prevent incidents of domestic violence are nowhere near enough

In-laws beat up woman, cut her hair...

In-laws cut woman's hair short for...

Nation

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Police took the woman's father-in-law Habibur Rahman in custody and a case is yet to be filed in...

OP-ED: Living with your rapist

OP-ED: Living with your rapist

Md Fahmedul Islam Dewan

Thu, Aug 27 2020

During the pandemic, we cannot afford to ignore the evils of sexual violence

OP-ED: A shadow pandemic during the...

OP-ED: A shadow pandemic during the...

Sabiha Mehzabin Oishee

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Ensuring the rights of women and children are essential in order to get through this pandemic...

OP-ED: A loud cry for help

OP-ED: A loud cry for help

Anusha Islam Raha

Sat, Aug 22 2020

When will the evil that is domestic violence be stopped?

OP-ED: Creativity, collaboration, and...

OP-ED: Creativity, collaboration, and...

Bjorn Andersson

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Tackling the epidemic of gender-based violence in the time of Covid-19

OP-ED: Just a slap?

OP-ED: Just a slap?

Sanjida Alam Ria

Sat, Jul 25 2020

No, you should not have to put up with abuse

Actor Depp concludes evidence in UK...

Actor Depp concludes evidence in UK...

Showtime

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Depp rejects all the allegations that he attacked his wife and says Heard was lying

ED: A threat to women everywhere

ED: A threat to women everywhere

Editorial

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Violence against women is absolutely unacceptable

Alleging torture by husband and in-laws,...

Alleging torture by husband and in-laws,...

Dhaka

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Coincidentally or not, on this day of international anti-torture movement, a housewife from Dhaka posted...

MJF: 13,494 women, children faced domestic...

MJF: 13,494 women, children faced domestic...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The tele-survey was conducted on 53,340 women and children in 53 districts of Bangladesh

A nightmare at home

A nightmare at home

Mehadi Hasan

Mon, May 18 2020

Covid-19 has led to a distressing increase in domestic violence

BLAST: Abusers use emotional tools to...

BLAST: Abusers use emotional tools to...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 17 2020

The complaints are being received but further procedures could not be taken due to the lockdown

CIDV urges protecting women against...

CIDV urges protecting women against...

Dhaka

Fri, May 8 2020

At present, lower courts are operating in limited capacity during the lockdown and cannot focus on protection...

MJF: 4,249 women subjected to domestic...

MJF: 4,249 women subjected to domestic...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 6 2020

At least 92% of the children, subject to domestic violence, were tortured by their family members or...