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ED: Our children deserve better

ED: Our children deserve better

Editorial

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Retrograde societal views towards abuse, which time and again sweep the truth under the rug, protect...

Armie Hammer investigated for rape...

Armie Hammer investigated for rape...

Showtime

Fri, Mar 19 2021

The 24-year-old woman recounted the way she said she was "mentally, emotionally and sexually"...

Armie Hammer drops out of another project...

Armie Hammer exits projects amid social...

Showtime

Fri, Jan 29 2021

Disturbing allegations of cannibalism and sexual abuse continue to mount against the ‘Call Me by...

Covid-19 lockdowns drive spike in online...

Covid-19 lockdowns drive spike in online...

World

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The Philippine government saw a 260% increase in reports of online child abuse materials from March to...

2 madrasa teachers arrested for sexually...

Madrasa teachers held for sexually abusing...

Nation

Thu, Nov 26 2020

The survivors, aged between 10 and 12 years, informed their families and the father of one of the victims...

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked...

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 18 2020

Many beauty and personal goods companies have largely remained silent when it comes to the plight of...

Almost 100,000 sexual abuse claims filed...

Sexual abuse: US Boy Scouts facing almost...

North America

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The figure dwarfs the 11,000 complaints believed to have been filed in recent years against the Catholic...

When a teacher turns rapist

When a teacher turns rapist

Crime

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Being the in-charge of the dormitory, Nasir Uddin preyed on the minor students of the Rangunia...

As #MeToo turns three, founder launches...

#MeToo founder launches platform to...

North America

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The #MeToo movement took off three years ago, prompted by accusations of sexual misconduct against Hollywood...

OP-ED: Will the rape pandemic never...

OP-ED: Will the rape pandemic never...

Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan

Mon, Oct 5 2020

We must all take a stand against the curse of sexual violence

Mosque imam apprehended for sexual abuse...

Mosque imam apprehended for sexual abuse...

Dhaka

Wed, Dec 25 2019

The arrested imam was sent to Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court on Wednesday

A matter of contagion

A matter of contagion

Anik Kabir

Wed, Nov 27 2019

We need zero tolerance for all kinds of sexual violence

Narayanganj madrasa teacher held over...

Narayanganj madrasa teacher held over...

Nation

Tue, Oct 29 2019

A case was filed against the accused by another teacher of the madrasah

Failing our future

Failing our future

Editorial

Mon, Oct 7 2019

The only way we can discourage potential abusers is through stronger punitive actions

Migrant workers deserve protection

Migrant workers deserve protection

Editorial

Thu, Aug 29 2019

We must, as a country, do a better job of protecting our workers from abuse and exploitation

Victim-blaming must end

Victim-blaming must end

Editorial

Fri, Aug 9 2019

It is time for all of us to rise up and fight this deep sickness within our society

Khulna madrasa teacher held over sexually...

Khulna madrasa teacher held over sexually...

Nation

Sat, Aug 3 2019

The victim's mother filed a case on Friday

Dishonest on duty

Dishonest on duty

Anik Kabir

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Are police personnel being held accountable for their conduct?

Protecting our daughters

Protecting our daughters

Farzana Mahmood

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Will the death penalty be able to stop rape?

'Brazen' Pell sentenced to six years...

'Brazen' Pell sentenced to six years...

World

Wed, Mar 13 2019

He was ordered to sign the sex offender register and stood as the judge set the minimum sentence Pell...

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

‘I was first abused when I was six years...

Special Supplement

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Growing up in Kuwait where sex is considered a taboo topic, the presence of a ‘feminine’...