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5 sentenced to death for gang-raping...

5 to die for gang-raping madrasa...

Court

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The verdict in the 2012 case was declared in accordance with article 9(3)/30 of the Women and Children...

High Court: Absence of medical evidence...

HC: Rape case verdict without medical...

Crime

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Punishment can be handed out based on victim’s testimony and other circumstantial evidence, says...

PM Hasina: Rapists are like beasts

PM Hasina: Rapists are like beasts

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 13 2020

The government has amended the anti-rape law and included death penalty for rape

OP-ED: An example worth following?

OP-ED: An example worth following?

Mohammad Didare Alam Muhsin

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Should our lawyers take a stand against representing rapists they know to be guilty?

Jessore lawyers against representing...

Jessore lawyers against representing...

Nation

Thu, Oct 8 2020

The association called upon the state to play a strong role in providing security to all citizens

State Minister: Ensure capital punishment...

State Minister: Ensure capital punishment...

Nation

Wed, Oct 7 2020

If found guilty, rapists must be hanged, says state minister for Women and Children Affairs

Hanging of Delhi rapists pushed to Feb...

Hanging of Delhi rapists pushed to Feb...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 17 2020

The Supreme Court had upheld death sentences against the four men in 2017 and since then their execution...

Why do rapists keep getting away?

Why do rapists keep getting away?

Editorial

Wed, Nov 27 2019

We have miles to go before we can even begin to conclude that justice is being delivered

Inu: Rapists should be treated like...

Inu: Rapists should be treated like...

Dhaka

Tue, May 14 2019

Such culprits should receive equally harsh punishment, Inu says

Uyimbube mama: South African mother...

Uyimbube mama: South African mother...

Africa

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Nokubonga knew, anyway, that it would take them time to reach her village, in the rolling green and brown...

India approves death penalty for rape...

India approves death penalty for rape...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 21 2018

There were 40,000 rapes reported in 2016 and the victims were children in 40% of those cases.

Firoz Rashid: Rapists should be put...

Firoz Rashid: Rapists should be put...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

'If women cannot commute safely and if they fall prey to gang rape, the state and the government cannot...

Blame it on Eve

Blame it on Eve

SN Rasul

Mon, May 22 2017

Rapists are not born, they are made

I am also a rapist

I am also a rapist

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, May 12 2017

It is shameful that men stand by while women get assaulted