Saturday, 18 September 2021
Madrasah teacher held for molesting student in Sylhet
Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) on Wednesday detained a madrasah teacher for allegedly molesting a 15-year-old student in Sylhet
16 Sep 2021, 11:50
Taliban 'set woman on fire for bad cooking'
Afghan women are being shipped into neighbouring countries in coffins and used as sex slaves, according to a former judge.
21 Aug 2021, 16:34
New York governor resigns over harassment claims
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, facing possible impeachment over sexual harassment claims from 11 women and mounting pressure from fellow Democrats, announced his resignation on Tuesday
11 Aug 2021, 11:26
Prince Andrew sued in NY court for alleged sex abuse
Britain’s Prince Andrew was sued in a New York court on Monday for alleged sexual abuse of a woman who says she was “lent out” for underage sex by late US financier Jeffrey Epstein
10 Aug 2021, 09:33
Woman gang-raped in Sylhet tea estate, 4 arrested
Additional deputy commissioner (Media and Community Services) of Sylhet Metropolitan Police BM Ashraf Ullah Taher said the woman was from Kishorganj’s Bhoirab. Jamed asked her to come to Sylhet for ...
15 Jul 2021, 09:01
Law to be reformed to protect dignity of rape victims: Minister
The government is working to amend the existing Evidence Act, seeking to remove the provision to make ‘negative’ remarks on the character of any rape victim in a rape case
30 Jun 2021, 15:23
Another sexually abused woman returns to Bangladesh from Saudi Arabia with baby boy
Her employer terminated her contract, she was sexually abused, sent to jail and finally forced to leave
09 Jun 2021, 10:05
JU teacher sacked over sexual harassment of student
The authorities of Jahangirnagar University (JU) have sacked Sanowar Siraj, assistant professor of Government and Politics department, for sexually harassing a female student of the same department
17 Feb 2021, 16:59
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'
15 Feb 2021, 13:03
Probe body formed over sexual assault of college girl in Natore
The local administration has formed a three-member investigation committee over the sexual assault of a college student in Shingra upazila of Natore.
05 Feb 2021, 22:45