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Study: Female members of coastal fishing...

Women in coastal fishing households...

Nation

Mon, Nov 16 2020

About 31% of women of fishing families do not have an opinion on the purchase of family property

ED: Cooperatives lead  the way

ED: Cooperatives lead the way

Editorial

Sun, Nov 8 2020

Only a focused, concerted effort will allow the country to eradicate all forms of poverty

UN chief deplores persistent lack of...

UN deplores lack of women in peace...

World

Fri, Oct 30 2020

The Security Council was set Thursday to consider a resolution that would encourage greater representation...

ED: Women lead the way in keeping the...

ED: Women lead the way in keeping the...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Women lead the way in keeping the peace

Covid-19 forces more US women back into...

Covid-19 forces more US women back into...

North America

Tue, Oct 6 2020

For women who have lost their jobs during the pandemic, the lack of child care has made it doubly difficult...

PM Hasina pledges to raise women’s participation...

PM for raising women's participation...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The premier said Bangladesh earned many global accolades due to its achievements in women...

OP-ED: A damsel never in distress

OP-ED: A damsel never in distress

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Diana Rigg challenged the notion that women could only be defined by their looks

OP-ED: Does equality remain an...

OP-ED: Does equality remain an...

Nasrin Pervin

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Why women need to break their shackles, both from the inside and the outside

OP-ED: The role of e-commerce in empowering...

OP-ED: The role of e-commerce in empowering...

Nowshin Islam

Tue, Sep 8 2020

Technology is helping to bridge the existing inequalities in entrepreneurship

Afghan govt says mother's name can go...

Afghan govt says mother's name can go...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 6 2020

The legal amendment still needs approval from the country's male-dominated parliament and must then...

ED: The empowerment of women is a prerequisite...

ED: The empowerment of women is a prerequisite...

Editorial

Tue, Jul 14 2020

It is only when our women are truly empowered, across all sectors, will Bangladesh reach its full potential...

UN: Women, girls require more protection...

UN: Women, girls require more protection...

World

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Women and girls face additional hardships from the pandemic, including sexual abuse – particularly...

UNFPA highlights health, rights of women,...

UNFPA highlights health, rights of women,...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 12 2020

The UN agency, together with the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (DPSDU), organized...

Organic farming brings fortune for female...

Organic farming brings fortune for female...

Nation

Tue, May 19 2020

Salina said she cultivates organic vegetables and rice on 25 bigas of land, and makes an excellent income...

CIDV urges protecting women against...

CIDV urges protecting women against...

Dhaka

Fri, May 8 2020

At present, lower courts are operating in limited capacity during the lockdown and cannot focus on protection...

Woman auto-rickshaw driver works hard...

Woman auto-rickshaw driver works hard...

Nation

Tue, Mar 24 2020

Police sources have said she receives full support from them and can drive anywhere in the city

Digitization: The great equalizer for...

Digitization: The great equalizer for...

Anir Chowdhury

Tue, Mar 17 2020

Equity must manifest itself in women’s economic empowerment

Govt to empower 5.1 million women in...

Govt to empower 5.1 million women in...

Development

Tue, Mar 10 2020

The Ministry of Women and Children has taken the initiative

Road to retail

Road to retail

Avenue T

Sun, Mar 8 2020

In conversation with Rabita Rashid Majumdar – owner of RR

Why we need more women in health care...

Why we need more women in health care...

Sylvana Q Sinha

Sun, Mar 8 2020

Without women’s participation at every level, our progress will stagnate

Saudi women smoke in public to 'complete'...

Saudi women smoke in public to 'complete'...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Women are now allowed to drive, attend public sporting events and concerts, and obtain passports without...