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Ramadan meditations: Keep moving

Ramadan meditations: Keep moving

Shireen Pasha

Fri, May 25 2018

The possibilities for movement are endless, the choice is yours

Saudi Arabia expands crackdown on women's...

Saudi Arabia expands crackdown on women's...

Middle East

Wed, May 23 2018

Ending a decades-old ban on women driving cars is part of a bid to diversify the economy away from oil...

Where are the women in STEM?

Where are the women in STEM?

Special Supplement

Tue, May 22 2018

I grew up idolizing my older cousin, Bhadun Apu. She has always been the genius in the family. The one...

UNFPA chief Kanem due Monday

UNFPA chief Kanem due Monday

Foreign Affairs

Sun, May 20 2018

This will be her first visit to Bangladesh

Saudi Arabia arrests women activists...

Saudi Arabia arrests women activists...

Middle East

Fri, May 18 2018

Women who previously participated in protests against the ban told Reuters last year that two dozen activists...

Caring from afar

Caring from afar

Opinion

Fri, May 18 2018

Living on your own doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your relationships

Striding in, not taking no for an...

Striding in, not taking no for an...

Magazine

Thu, May 17 2018

Unilever's program helps female professionals fight the inherently anti-woman corporate reality

Dial for a doctor

Dial for a doctor

Editorial

Tue, May 15 2018

To realize a truly Digital Bangladesh, mobile health care could very well be the next big step

Exploring art as activism

Exploring art as activism

Magazine

Thu, May 10 2018

DAWC holds art auction in Dhaka to support female artists

Examining the alarming suicide trends...

Examining the alarming suicide trends...

Special

Tue, May 8 2018

Suicides are a cause of concern as the death of the person is the product of numerous social factors...

Teenager raped, burned to death in...

Teenager raped, burned to death in...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

The incident comes as India reels under a string of violent sexual crimes despite tightening of

In Gaza, women protest among the burning...

In Gaza, women protest among the burning...

Middle East

Fri, May 4 2018

'Some tell us we can't do what men do, some are afraid we will get hurt and others encourage us'

A single girl living alone

A single girl living alone

Opinion

Fri, May 4 2018

There is nothing wrong with choosing to live independently

The monsters we all are

The monsters we all are

Opinion

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Where does our society’s disconnect with women lie?

Paving the way for  women in...

Paving the way for women in...

Opinion

Thu, Apr 26 2018

We, as a nation, can truly be an example to the world for women’s empowerment

‘Equal employment of men, women in ICT...

‘Equal employment of men, women in ICT...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 25 2018

'They (parents) think women are not capable of performing in technology based jobs. This is one of the...

Women banned from 300-year-old Eidgah...

Women banned from 300-year-old Eidgah...

Nation

Tue, Apr 24 2018

A public space where women frequently take walks is now adorned with audacious signs

Moon courtesans  

Moon courtesans  

Opinion

Sun, Apr 22 2018

Escorting can also be a voluntary profession

Manush ki bolbe? (aita niye onek...

Manush ki bolbe? (aita niye onek...

Magazine

Thu, Apr 19 2018

What will people say?

Croatia ratifies treaty to protect women,...

Croatia ratifies treaty to protect women,...

Europe

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Bishops urged MPs not to vote for its ratification, labelling the convention a 'heresy'

Koto drama, koto chinta

Koto drama, koto chinta

Magazine

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Challenging the messages