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How harassed women had their #MeToo...

How harassed women had their #MeToo...

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Fri, Mar 9 2018

We’ve long become accustomed to the notion that reading allows us to connect with others and find support...

5 badass women-led films to watch

5 badass women-led films to watch

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

When it comes to the exhibition of brains and brawn in films, women always get the short end of the stick....

"I think more women should be bold enough...

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Shamma Raghib talks about greater inclusion of women in STEM fields

In conversation with Mrittika

In conversation with Mrittika

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

In a world full of stereotypical gender roles, biases and unrealistic expectations, a woman's entry into...

Feminism: Chapter 1

Feminism: Chapter 1

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

It all can be summed up in a great bunch of #hashtags. #Women, #leadership, #women_leaders, #inspirational_women,...

What it takes to rise

What it takes to rise

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

On the occasion of International Women's Day 2018, Weekend Tribune talks to four women who have proven...

Pushing gender equality

Pushing gender equality

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Is it really working for women’s empowerment?

Recognising psychological abuse

Recognising psychological abuse

Law & Rights

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Encountering news about domestic violence against women has become a regular phenomenon for people in...

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...

Why are women still not equal in the...

Why are women still not equal in the...

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

An individual’s right to equality and freedom from all forms of discrimination lies in the heart of our...

Shundori Bandhobi

Shundori Bandhobi

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The verdict is in

Words that matter

Words that matter

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The importance of words cannot be overstated, and are reflective of and related to social and political...

The women who took on the mine

The women who took on the mine

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

How a group of women in a remote village in Thailand stood up to corporate environmental

Invisible people

Invisible people

Special Supplement

Wed, Mar 7 2018

The gendered vulnerability to climate change in Bangladesh

Will the waves of violence against indigenous...

Will the waves of violence against indigenous...

Special Supplement

Wed, Mar 7 2018

The culture of impunity in our country has kept women marginalised for long. Ever since its independence,...

A hidden chapter

A hidden chapter

Special Supplement

Wed, Mar 7 2018

For four long years (1996-2000), writer Shaheen Akhtar continued to meet and interview birangana and...

Formalising domestic work

Formalising domestic work

Special Supplement

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Sultana’s story is only one in a million in Bangladesh. According to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics,...

Where art meets architecture

Where art meets architecture

Magazine

Sun, Mar 4 2018

Using creative designs to make education more welcoming

South Asian literature: The locus of...

South Asian literature: The locus of...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Speakers at the two-day literature conference discuss many aspects of South Asian writing

Bugs in our education system

Bugs in our education system

Magazine

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Latent damage that is unseen and irreversible in the long run

'When you make art, you become totally...

'When you make art, you become totally...

Magazine

Sat, Mar 3 2018

The Ekushey Padak recipient takes a panoramic look at his artistic life