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Another woman in Noakhali sexually...

Another woman in Noakhali sexually...

Nation

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Police say they are trying to arrest the five men accused

Woman with 6-month-old child locked...

6-month-old child dies after being locked...

Nation

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The woman and the child had been locked up by their landlord because she failed to pay house rent

O Level student rape: Police pick up...

Police to question security guard over...

Dhaka

Mon, Jan 11 2021

Accused Dihan’s DNA collected for examination

Bangladesh director charged after film...

Bangladesh director charged after film...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 27 2020

The fictional courtroom drama titled “Nabab LLB” features megastar Shakib Khan

Recognizing unpaid care work will reduce...

Recognizing unpaid work will reduce...

Law & Rights

Sun, Dec 6 2020

People here in Bangladesh are still not familiar with the idea that household work and care work has...

Speakers: Unified actions essential...

Unified action needed to stop violence...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 1 2020

Another webinar, titled “Strokes against Violence,” will take place at 8pm on December

OP-ED: Shaping a new Bangladesh

OP-ED: Shaping a new Bangladesh

Niaz Islam Arif

Mon, Nov 30 2020

Both individual and collective action are crucial to combat violence against women

TIB: Enforce law effectively to stop...

TIB: Enforce law effectively to stop...

Law & Rights

Wed, Nov 25 2020

TIB emphasizes need for coordinated initiative to change social mind-set towards women

Women rock Dhaka streets demanding end...

Women rock Dhaka streets demanding end...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The event marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and protested the...

International day to end violence against...

International day to end violence against...

Law & Rights

Wed, Nov 25 2020

A 16-day activism campaign under the theme “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!”...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Women are burdened with some of the most dangerous duties in the production of palm oil, which is contained...

Women’s rights activists to bring out...

Women’s rights activists to bring out...

Dhaka

Wed, Nov 25 2020

They will also hold a flash mob in front of the National Parliament 

International day to end violence against...

International day to end VAW...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 24 2020

At least 1,349 women were raped, and 205 women were murdered by their husbands in domestic violence incidents...

Indian teenage trafficking survivor...

Indian teenage trafficking survivor...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 24 2020

About 2,260 cases of human trafficking were reported in India last year, with nine in 10 related to sexual...

OP-ED: The need of the hour

OP-ED: The need of the hour

Farah Nusrat

Tue, Nov 24 2020

It is high time we address violence against women

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...

Woman burned in acid attack by divorced...

Man throws acid on ex-wife in

Dhaka

Mon, Nov 9 2020

She suffered 16% burns on her face, back and hands

DMP launches new hotline to prevent...

DMP's new hotline to ensure women's...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 27 2020

The hotline number 01320042055 is open 24 hours a day

Woman raped, gang-raped twice on the...

Woman raped, gang-raped twice on the...

Nation

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The alleged rape incidents had taken place on October 7

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...

No one to turn to? Poor Indian women...

Poor Indian women learn to ignore sexual...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The #MeToo campaign had little effect in remote, rural areas of India where sex crimes are rife