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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!”...

Chittagong woman latest victim of dowry...

Chittagong woman set on fire over...

Nation

Sat, Nov 21 2020

On Thursday, the couple, blessed with a five-year-old boy, had a fight over dowry and on Friday Salimullah...

62-year-old woman reunited with family...

62-year-old woman reunited with family...

Nation

Tue, Nov 10 2020

Facebook posts that included her picture eventually spread and the woman’s family took her...

Oxford Dictionary changes the definition...

Oxford Dictionary changes the definition...

Around the Web

Mon, Nov 9 2020

The change follows an online petition launched by a woman named Maria Beatrice Giovanardi in 2019, objecting...

Survey: Most young women facing violence...

'Most young women facing violence never...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 28 2020

About 56.3% of the women who used the hotline said they are not satisfied with the national helpline...

Fury after Qatar forcibly examined women...

Fury after Qatar forcibly examined women...

World

Mon, Oct 26 2020

'This is a grossly, grossly disturbing, offensive, concerning set of events'

Bangladesh calls for increased participation...

Bangladesh calls for increased participation...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Bangladesh currently contributes the largest number of peacekeepers including women to the UN peace...

Gazipur woman blackmailed, raped for...

Gazipur woman blackmailed, raped for...

Nation

Fri, Oct 23 2020

The accused, who is currently on the run, had the woman under his clasp since he scammed the woman out...

Saima Wazed: Why should women be...

Saima Wazed: Why should women be...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 15 2020

She has called on all to be sincere in building a Bangladesh free from oppression

Webinar: Disaster reporting should focus...

'Disaster news should focus on...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 12 2020

'The security risk of women does not get focused in media reports during disasters'

On Nobel committees, women are in short...

On Nobel committees, women are in short...

World

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The Nobels for medicine, physics, chemistry, literature and economics are all awarded in Sweden by separate...

4 women raped every day on average in...

4 women raped every day amid...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 29 2020

At least 29 people died and five committed suicide after being raped

Woman, her son killed in Gopalganj road...

Woman, her son killed in Gopalganj road...

Nation

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Three others sustain injuries in the accident

Woman commits suicide following rape,...

Woman commits suicide following rape,...

Nation

Fri, Sep 11 2020

The arrestees identified as Lutfor Rahman Biswas, councilor of ward no 3 under Kakonhat municipality,...

Woman dies after falling off building...

Woman dies after falling off building...

Nation

Sat, Sep 5 2020

She was an intern medical technologist working at Gopalganj 250 bed General Hospital

Man beaten over harassment allegations...

Man beaten over harassment allegations...

Nation

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Police arrested three people after a case was filed in connection with the assault that the man had to...

Ukhiya OC, 3 others sued for torturing...

Ukhiya OC, 3 others sued for torturing...

Nation

Tue, Aug 25 2020

However, the woman was constantly trying to force a constable to marry her at the station, claimed another...

3 women killed by their partners in...

3 women killed by their partners in...

Nation

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Police arrested all three of the victims’ male counterparts in connection to these incidents

Refused by hospital, Gaibandha woman...

Refused by hospital, Gaibandha woman...

Nation

Wed, Aug 12 2020

The mother and her child are now out of danger as they were admitted to Gaibandha Sadar Hospital with...

Woman tortured to death for wanting...

Woman tortured to death for wanting...

Nation

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Police arrested mother-in-law Syeda Maleka, and sister-in-law Jakia Yasmin Juthi

Woman stabbed to death reportedly by...

Woman stabbed to death reportedly by...

Nation

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Rojina's father Mokbul Hossain said his daughter was married only one and a half months ago