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Women making inroads on Wall Street,...

Women making inroads on Wall

North America

Sun, Feb 28 2021

Women in 2019 made up more than 50% of employees in the field in the United States, but only 22% of managers,...

OP-ED: Rape, power, and impunity

OP-ED: Rape, power, and impunity

Meer Ahsan Habib

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Our laws and justice system need a complete overhaul for the prosecution of rape

Handled with care

Handled with care

D2

Mon, Feb 22 2021

Can period care boxes make shark week easier?

Challenging the male gaze

Challenging the male gaze

D2

Sun, Feb 21 2021

Chol arranges a fashion photography exhibition on the daily struggles of women and the transgender...

BMP: 259 women, children victims of...

BMP: 259 women, children victims of...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 1 2021

Total 108, including 72 children, were raped and gang raped in Bangladesh in the past 31 days

Writ filed with High Court seeking reserved...

Writ seeks women-only train bogies

Court

Fri, Jan 15 2021

Earlier, a legal notice was sent to the railway ministry seeking actions within 30 days in this...

Why can't women be marriage...

Why can't women be marriage...

Nation

Wed, Jan 13 2021

A woman named Ayesha Siddiqua recently filed a petition before the High Court challenging the government...

From child marriage to revenge porn:...

10 set-backs for women in 2020

World

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Covid-19 forced school closures in most countries, impacting hundreds of millions of girls

Female participation in non-agri sector:...

Bangladesh better in female participation...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 22 2020

In the non-agri sector of Bangladesh 20.7% of the employees are women

Rohingya women face odyssey of misery:...

Rohingya women: What choice do we...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 16 2020

Charities warn that families in camps can be easily tricked, mistaking human traffickers and pimps for...

61 women recognized as freedom...

61 women recognized as freedom...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 15 2020

Out of the total, 15 are from Patuakhali

5 eminent women named for Begum Rokeya...

5 eminent women named for Begum Rokeya...

Nation

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to virtually join the award giving ceremony, which will mark...

ED: Recognizing the value of unpaid...

ED: Recognizing the value of unpaid...

Editorial

Mon, Dec 7 2020

It is about time that we brought to the forefront the unseen contributions of women

Indomitable women in the face of adversities...

Indomitable women in the face of adversities...

Climate Change

Sat, Dec 5 2020

40% of the southern part of the Kurigram had been devoured by the river over the last decade 

Feminism and the environment

Feminism and the environment

Climate Change

Fri, Dec 4 2020

How greater girls education means fewer emission 

Women twice as active as men in farm...

Women farmers twice as active as...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 3 2020

New study portrays women’s disadvantageous position due to deprivation in land ownership, wage...

OP-ED: Stop making justifications for...

OP-ED: Stop making justifications for...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Why do some people still think that clothes have anything to do with a woman being raped? 

Using food against menstrual pain

Using food against menstrual pain

D2

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Functional foods that offer health benefits during menstruation

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...

Pandemic inflames violence against...

Pandemic inflames violence against...

World

Mon, Nov 23 2020

From a spike in rapes in Nigeria and South Africa, increased numbers of women missing in Peru, higher...

Police cell formed to help female victims...

Police cell to help cybercrime...

Cyber Security

Mon, Nov 16 2020

So far, 6,099 cases have been filed in Bangladesh under the Cyber Crime Act