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A life of dignity

A life of dignity

Sarmin Akther

Wed, May 15 2019

All people, including sex workers, have fundamental rights

Children of sex workers look toward...

Children of sex workers look toward...

Nation

Sun, Feb 24 2019

These children will not let their birthplace define who they are

23 held with drugs worth over...

23 held with drugs worth over...

Crime

Sun, May 20 2018

Police have recovered 105 pieces of yaba tablets, one kilogram of hemp, and 502 grams of heroin worth...

The children we forgot

The children we forgot

Opinion

Thu, May 3 2018

Children of sex workers need to be protected and cared for

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Special Supplement

Mon, Apr 30 2018

“I have four children. I have kept them in a separate place so that they cannot join in this profession....

No child  left behind

No child left behind

Opinion

Thu, Sep 7 2017

The real solution is in destroying the stigma associated with sex work, so that the children of sex workers...

Sonar Bangla - A home for children of...

Sonar Bangla - A home for children of...

Nation

Tue, Sep 5 2017

The children's home is being run in association with Terre des Hommes Netherlands and non-governmental...

‘I don’t want my daughter to grow up...

‘I don’t want my daughter to grow up...

Weekend Tribune

Sun, May 21 2017

Bonded sex workers in Bangladesh have tough choices

Sheikh Russel Shishutosh Angan a playground...

Sheikh Russel Shishutosh Angan a playground...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 25 2017

For the past three years, residents of Dhanmondi and Kalabagan areas have been complaining in vain about...

German photographer's Tangail brothel...

German photographer's Tangail brothel...

World

Fri, Apr 21 2017

The Longings of Others, which won first place at the Sony World Photography Awards 2017, depicts the...

Not just a label

Not just a label

Feminism needs to represent all women

Watch: Memoirs of a sex worker

Watch: Memoirs of a sex worker

Law & Rights

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Women in conservative cultures like ours are usually viewed as financial burdens and those who lack the...

Still no rights for sex workers

Still no rights for sex workers

Law & Rights

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Having fought for decades to be accorded the basic human rights, sex workers are taking another stand...

Sex workers awaiting proper...

Sex workers awaiting proper...

Nation

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Sex Workers Network General Secretary Chumki Begum has said that sex workers in Bangladesh are not receiving...

Study finds 64% sex workers under...

Study finds 64% sex workers under...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Total 64% of sex workers in Bangladesh are minor while 90% sex workers started ‘sex businesses’ as a...