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When food matters

When food matters

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Nov 2 2018

Food has the power to affect every aspect of our lives

A law from medieval times

A law from medieval times

Opinion

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Why have adultery laws not changed with the times?

The in-laws of the land

The in-laws of the land

SN Rasul

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Why chain new relationships to archaic traditions?

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Authorities rescued a girl who had been married off and then forced to work without wages on a farm,...

Nabila ties the knot

Nabila ties the knot

Showtime

Sat, Apr 28 2018

Popularly known as a TV presenter since 2006, Nabila surprised everyone with her performance as the lead...

Mota-Shukna Biyer Chinta

Mota-Shukna Biyer Chinta

Magazine

Thu, Mar 1 2018

Some friends of ours were rather keen for their daughter to marry. (In case you are wondering, this vignette...

Boy marries grandaunt in Chandpur

Boy marries grandaunt in Chandpur

Nation

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Both of their families secretly changed their age through affidavits from the district's Notary Public...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Around the Web

Mon, Feb 5 2018

The 28-year-old man will face life imprisonment if proven guilty

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Pope marries couple on papal plane

Latin America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The brief ceremony took place at an altitude of 36,000 feet (11,000 meters) on a two-hour flight taking...

Marriage in the modern world

Marriage in the modern world

Re-thinking the true purpose of marriage

Man fined for petitioning against government...

Man fined for petitioning against government...

Court

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The writ petition was filed on December 10, 2017 challenging a gazette notification issued by the Law...

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps...

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps...

World

Sat, Dec 30 2017

He says: "Setara sees me as a human being and I see her as a human being, and it's that simple."

One wedding, two elephants and a...

One wedding, two elephants and a...

Nation

Fri, Dec 22 2017

The helicopter landed on the ground of Sonatola Model High School around 11am on Friday

The ritual

The ritual

Arts & Letters

Sun, Dec 10 2017

A story of redemption

A violation of her right to choose

A violation of her right to choose

Opinion

Fri, Dec 8 2017

Why SRHR matters

Bangladesh puts additional checks on...

Bangladesh puts additional checks on...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 25 2017

The ministry also directed concerned district registrar to monitor the matter

The forbidden love between a Bangladeshi...

The forbidden love between a Bangladeshi...

Nation

Thu, Oct 5 2017

They got married in defiance of the government ban, now they are on the run from the law

More than two’s a crowd

More than two’s a crowd

Opinion

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Polygamy is just not OK

Talaq, talaq, talaq

Talaq, talaq, talaq

Opinion

Thu, Aug 24 2017

Marriage is a serious matter

The only home

The only home

Opinion

Tue, Aug 22 2017

What does it mean to be single?

Chumki: Sharp decline in child...

Chumki: Sharp decline in child...

Law & Rights

Tue, Aug 1 2017

'Teenagers need to made aware of their sexual health and their rights and the harmful effects of child...