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‘Gender equality is a win-win

‘Gender equality is a win-win

Event

Sun, Jul 29 2018

'You don’t need to know feminism. You need to know you are a human being. You have a right...

Women lead the way

Women lead the way

Editorial

Wed, Jun 6 2018

It is not enough to have a few women at the very top of government -- women need, and deserve, greater...

Women are the key to development

Women are the key to development

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, May 5 2018

Trying to grow without enabling the full potential of women is like fighting with one hand tied behind...

Surviving climate change

Surviving climate change

Climate Change

Sun, Apr 22 2018

When it comes to cyclones, which are predicted to become more intense as climate change worsens, gender...

PM Hasina: Women’s empowerment should...

PM Hasina: Women’s empowerment should...

Law & Rights

Tue, Apr 17 2018

Addressing a Commonwealth Women's Forum event in London, the Bangladesh premier said without proper education,...

Canada hopes G7 summit serves as springboard...

Canada hopes G7 summit serves as springboard...

North America

Sat, Jan 13 2018

The agenda for the 44th Group of Seven industrialized nations summit includes advancing gender equality...

The silence breakers

The silence breakers

Opinion

Thu, Dec 28 2017

2017 has shown us how prevalent rape culture really is in our society

Equal opportunity is a victory for...

Equal opportunity is a victory for...

Editorial

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Many women still experience harassment on a daily basis

Ending the stigma

Ending the stigma

Taslima Yasmin

Tue, Nov 21 2017

A rape victim should never be blamed or shamed for her plight

Bangladesh tops South Asia in gender...

Bangladesh tops South Asia in gender...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 3 2017

Bangladesh ranked 72nd last year

Because she’s a girl

Because she’s a girl

Shazia Omar , Shazia Omar

Wed, Oct 25 2017

To empower girls and women, change social norms

Teletalk gives out free SIMs to promote...

Teletalk gives out free SIMs to promote...

Business

Sun, Oct 22 2017

Two million SIM cards will be distributed free of cost

The wonder women arrive

The wonder women arrive

Tamim Choudhury , Tamim Choudhury

Thu, Jun 8 2017

We need to shatter sexism in the real world, just like Wonder Woman is doing on the silver screen

How not to raise a predator

How not to raise a predator

Nudrat Lohani Nabi

Sat, May 13 2017

7 things to do if you are raising a boy

What happens behind closed doors?

What happens behind closed doors?

Shazia Omar , Farhana Afroz , Shazia Omar

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Four out of five women suffer domestic violence

British Council celebrates EDGE programme...

British Council celebrates EDGE programme...

Education

Fri, Mar 10 2017

In recognition of International Women's Day, the British Council held an event to highlight the success...

Bangladesh chairs UN Women-UNESCAP interactive...

Bangladesh chairs UN Women-UNESCAP interactive...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Mar 8 2017

The dialogue was attended by more than 200 diplomats, members of international organisations and civil...

Watch: What Dhaka men would do if they...

Watch: What Dhaka men would do if they...

Videos

Wed, Mar 8 2017

For International Women's Day 2017, the Dhaka Tribune went around Dhaka asking men what they would do...

First ever Women's Day celebrated in...

First ever Women's Day celebrated in...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 6 2017

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has celebrated its first ever Women’s Day last Friday.

Judge her not

Judge her not

Nusmila Lohani , Nusmila Lohani

Thu, Oct 27 2016

Can we move past the double standard please?

The sexist in the closet

The sexist in the closet

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 31 2016

It’s time to chuck those outdated gender roles out the window