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Relatives of accused threaten to kill...

Relatives of accused threaten to kill...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 27 2016

Shahanur wants to return home but fears further attacks as the accused are very powerful in the...

No place to hide

No place to hide

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The concept of marital rape is not recognised by Bangladesh's current laws.

Jhenaidah victim’s family seeks government...

Jhenaidah victim’s family seeks government...

Crime

Wed, Nov 23 2016

The family members of Shahanur Biswas, who was attacked for protesting against his daughter’s stalking,...

HC orders to arrest attackers of  maimed...

HC orders to arrest attackers of maimed...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

The High Court has ordered police to arrest the attackers of a father, who has lost his both legs in...

Police arrest senior reporter for cyber...

Police arrest senior reporter for cyber...

Crime

Sat, Nov 19 2016

The Detective Branch (DB) of the police arrested a person for allegedly opening a fake Facebook ID named...

Sacked AUST teacher committed many...

Sacked AUST teacher committed many...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 19 2016

Apart from the charge of sexually harassing female students, the sacked teacher of Ahsanullah University...

Tippi Hedren accuses Hitchcock of sexual...

Tippi Hedren accuses Hitchcock of sexual...

Showtime

Wed, Nov 2 2016

Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds girl Tippi Hedren alleges in a new autobiography that the legendary filmmaker...

Society needs to protect women, not...

Society needs to protect women, not...

Editorial

Sun, Oct 30 2016

The social taboo that comes with being a victim of abuse needs to go

Monsters in our midst

Monsters in our midst

Monswita Bulbuli

Wed, Oct 26 2016

The attack on Khadiza reveals some ugly attitudes towards women in our society

Police allegedly torture two madrasa...

Police allegedly torture two madrasa...

Crime

Tue, Oct 25 2016

Nalchhiti police OC has allegedly beaten up two madrasa students accused of stalking in Jhalokati

Will our streets ever be safe for...

Will our streets ever be safe for...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 22 2016

Savagery of this kind would not persist if there was not so much impunity afforded to perpetrators of...

Imam jailed for stalking

Imam jailed for stalking

Crime

Thu, Oct 20 2016

The 32-year-old imam had long been proposing to marry the class X student on her way to and from the...

Stalkers physically abuse female students...

Stalkers physically abuse female students...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 19 2016

Two female college students were severely injured, as local stalkers beat them up with a bamboo stick...

Stalker stops girl from going to...

Stalker stops girl from going to...

Crime

Sat, Oct 15 2016

A minor schoolgirl of Koralia Road in the district town has been away from her school for the last six...

3 men detained for 'promoting obscenity'...

3 men detained for 'promoting obscenity'...

Crime

Wed, Oct 12 2016

The Facebook group has long been accused of harassing women and spreading pornography, police say

BCL leaders accused of sexual harassment,...

BCL leaders accused of sexual harassment,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 6 2016

When she protested the remarks, they threatened to beat her publicly in the campus and strip her

End the silence

End the silence

We need to talk about sexual harassment

To Tolerate or not to Tolerate Harassment...

To Tolerate or not to Tolerate Harassment...

D2

Tue, Sep 27 2016

An overwhelming majority of women who step outside their homes in pursuit of education and livelihood,...

Two minor girls raped in Savar,...

Two minor girls raped in Savar,...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 21 2016

Police have arrested alleged rapists in the two separate incidents for child rape

Schoolgirl hacked to death

Schoolgirl hacked to death

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 19 2016

Amid growing concern over sexual harassment across the country, a schoolgirl was hacked to death by a...

A woman on a public bus

A woman on a public bus

Sanjida Chowdhury

Thu, Sep 8 2016

Sexual harassment on public transportation has gone out of control