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#MeToo, et tu?

#MeToo, et tu?

Qazi Mustabeen Noor

Thu, Nov 15 2018

You push it down, you push it down 

India most dangerous country for women...

India most dangerous country for women...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Government data shows reported cases of crime against women rose by 83% between 2007 and 2016, when there...

UN: Violence against Afghan women carried...

UN: Violence against Afghan women carried...

South Asia

Tue, May 29 2018

The report documents the experiences of women who survived violence and tried to bring criminal complaints...

NY attorney general quits after allegations...

NY attorney general quits after allegations...

North America

Tue, May 8 2018

Two of the women went on record saying the attorney general frequently struck them in bed without...

‘We have to be the change that we want...

‘We have to be the change that we want...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Award-winning human rights activist Geeta Menon has been working for the betterment of the underprivileged...

Two Hill Women’s Federation leaders...

Two Hill Women’s Federation leaders...

Nation

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Local groups have protested by shutting down the Khagrachhari-Rangamati Road

When women fight back

When women fight back

Magazine

Wed, Mar 14 2018

How learning self-defense empowers women against sexual repression

Why we need to immediately recognise...

Why we need to immediately recognise...

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

“What does she do?” “Nothing – she's a housewife.” This is a response that is all too common in Bangladeshi...

Shirin Ebadi seeks awareness among women...

Shirin Ebadi seeks awareness among women...

Law & Rights

Fri, Mar 2 2018

To eradicate patriarchal culture, Ebadi said women should be made aware of the various ways in which...

‘End impunity for violations against...

‘End impunity for violations against...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 20 2018

APWLD has urged the Bangladesh government to take immediate action regarding the violence against the...

Watch: This is why household abuse is...

Watch: This is why household abuse is...

Nation

Sun, Jan 21 2018

In full view of public, he hit her with a shoe and kicked her in the head, gut, and all over her body...

Parents seek justice for murdered Cambrian...

Parents seek justice for murdered Cambrian...

Nation

Wed, Jan 17 2018

Sudipta Chowdhury Emu, 19, died under mysterious circumstances in Cox's Bazar on December 26, 2017

Batighata schoolgirl: Policemen have...

Batighata schoolgirl: Policemen have...

Nation

Thu, Jan 11 2018

Policemen from a temporary outpost in Batiaghata upazila often make vulgar comments and gestures at female...

Woman beaten dead by husband, in-laws...

Woman beaten dead by husband, in-laws...

Nation

Thu, Dec 7 2017

The husband and his family has gone into hiding since the incident, according to their neighbours

ActionAid study: 54.7% of urban women...

ActionAid study: 54.7% of urban women...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Bangladesh ranks sixth in a list of 10 countries surveyed on women's safety

To my comrades

To my comrades

Luba Khalili

Sat, Nov 25 2017

When advancing the cause of equality, let’s not fall back on harmful stereotypes about women

16 days of activism against gender-based...

16 days of activism against gender-based...

Law & Rights

Fri, Nov 24 2017

Every person can be an ambassador for change

Why #metoo is important

Why #metoo is important

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Many women who have survived sexual violence still have to face social barriers and stigmas and are forced...

Sultana Kamal: 87% women face domestic...

Sultana Kamal: 87% women face domestic...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 25 2017

The rights activist was referring to the figure from the Violence against Women Survey 2011

Woman raped by UP member in Savar

Woman raped by UP member in Savar

Nation

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Taher threatened to kill the victim if she informed the authorities

Bangladeshi man held for raping Finnish...

Bangladeshi man held for raping Finnish...

Europe

Wed, Sep 13 2017

The accused allegedly stole €40 from the victim as well