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Court sends Arafat to jail rejecting...

Court sends Arafat to jail rejecting...

Crime

Sun, Feb 12 2017

A Dhaka court has sent cricketer Arafat Sunny to jail declining appeals for both a fresh remand and bail...

Happily ever after?

Happily ever after?

Nafisa Kazi Iqbal

Fri, Feb 3 2017

The practice of dowry transforms women into mere commodities

Putting an end to the culture of...

Putting an end to the culture of...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 1 2017

The cabinet’s approval of the draft of the new anti-dowry law is a welcome legislation, with a provision...

Cricketer Sunny accused in women repression...

Cricketer Sunny accused in women repression...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 1 2017

A woman, who claims to be the wife of cricketer Arafat Sunny, has sued him and his mother Nargis Akter...

Housewife strangled to death for dowry...

Housewife strangled to death for dowry...

Crime

Sun, Jan 8 2017

A housewife has been strangled to death allegedly by her father-in-law for dowry at Katakhali Shahapur...

Expecting mother at last loses her battle...

Expecting mother at last loses her battle...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 10 2016

A pregnant housewife lost her battle for life at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) yesterday early...

Husband hurls boiling water on wife...

Husband hurls boiling water on wife...

Crime

Tue, Dec 6 2016

Mother of a four-year old was burnt, as her husband threw boiling water on her following a domestic fight...

Women repression cases see 0.5%...

Women repression cases see 0.5%...

Law & Rights

Fri, Nov 25 2016

When most of the women and children do not disclose information of sexual violence and harassment, those...

Constable closed for torturing

Constable closed for torturing

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 14 2016

A police constable of Mirpur police station in Kushtia district was closed for torturing his wife over...

Housewife tied to tree, tortured for...

Housewife tied to tree, tortured for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 12 2016

Atia married Faruk Hossain nine years ago and her father gave Faruk Tk80,000 as dowry but Faruk demanded...