Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment

UNICEF dialogue

Children’s online safety requires attention

UNICEF, with support from Grameenphone, organised a virtual dialogue on ‘Guidelines to ensure online safety for children.’

Children’s online safety requires attention

Take actions to stop sexual harassment of teenage girls

It is natural that, in a country where the level of brutal criminal offenses, such as rape and murder after rape, is alarmingly high, sexual harassment will continue to be ignored as a 'minor crime'

Take actions to stop sexual harassment of teenage girls

Rape allegation

Bangladeshi student arrested in Sydney

Sydney police has arrested a 22-year-old Bangladeshi student on Monday night on charges of reported rape, reports Australian media.

Bangladeshi student arrested in Sydney

‘Moral, sex education needed to prevent sexual harassment’

Moral and sex education along with coordinated efforts from families, educational institution and administration are needed to prevent sexual harassment, child marriage and ensure the rights of ...

‘Moral, sex education needed to prevent sexual harassment’

Man arrested in city for sexually harassing 8-year-old

Police arrested a day laborer on charge of sexual harassment of a 8-year-old in the city's Sher-e-Banglanagar area on Saturday, reports UNB.

Man arrested in city for sexually harassing 8-year-old

BCL leader arrested over sexually harassing girl in Satkhira

Police early Saturday arrested a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) as he is alleged to have sexually harassed a girl in Kaliganj upazila of Satkhira, reports UNB.

BCL leader arrested over sexually harassing girl in Satkhira

In historic first, Bangladesh court delivers verdict without naming victim

In a first for Bangladesh, Magura chief judicial magistrate Mohammad Ziaur Rahman gave a fictitious name, Kalpa, to a college student seeking justice and announced the verdict on Monday without ...

In historic first, Bangladesh court delivers verdict without naming victim

‘Literacy rate increased but the number of enlightened people has dropped’

Actress Jaya Ahsan recently joined a Commonwealth event with 20 of the world's most influential women saying no more to domestic and sexual violence

Actress Jaya Ahsan

Three launch staffers arrested for ‘sexually harassing’ girl on board

A teenage girl jumped off a Dhaka-bound launch to save herself from sexual harassment allegedly by a number of the staffers on board

Three launch staffers arrested for ‘sexually harassing’ girl on board

Longing to belong

The streets are Dhaka are hardly women-friendly. With the COVID-19 pandemic overriding other concerns, we tend to forget the other dangers that lurk around the corner for girls an women in the city ...

Longing to belong
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