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OP-ED: Shaping a new Bangladesh

OP-ED: Shaping a new Bangladesh

Niaz Islam Arif

Mon, Nov 30 2020

Both individual and collective action are crucial to combat violence against women

OP-ED: How to dismantle a...

OP-ED: How to dismantle a...

Niaz Alam

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The government would do well to use the HC case as a springboard to outlaw marital rape 

Marital rape, hardly considered a...

Marital rape, hardly considered a...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Under the current law forced sexual intercourse by a man with his own wife, if the wife is not under...

OP-ED: Children without childhoods

OP-ED: Children without childhoods

Anusha Islam Raha

Mon, Nov 16 2020

It is our duty to provide every child with an education and protect them from exploitation

High Court: Why should marital rape...

HC: Why should marital rape not be...

Court

Tue, Nov 3 2020

The ruling comes days after a 14-year-old schoolgirl died from excessive bleeding from her genitals five...

OP-ED: Is the death penalty enough to...

OP-ED: Is the death penalty enough to...

Ayesha Fariha

Sat, Oct 24 2020

There is much yet to be done to eradicate the rape epidemic

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: Rape is rape

OP-ED: Rape is rape

Nasia Chowdhury

Sat, Jul 11 2020

Isn’t it high time we criminalized marital rape?

India's Supreme Court rules sex with...

India's Supreme Court rules sex with...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 11 2017

India's 2011 census showed child marriage had declined marginally from a decade earlier but more than...

Ambassadors for change

Ambassadors for change

Various authors

Tue, Mar 7 2017

Gender-based violence undermines the progress Bangladesh has made

End the toxic culture of victim...

End the toxic culture of victim...

Editorial

Sun, Nov 27 2016

Domestic violence must be treated as a crime, not a private affair