Violence Against Women

Violence Against Women

Khulna University suspends teacher on sexual harassment charges

Khulna University has suspended an assistant professor of the mass communication and journalism department as a female teacher brought sexual harassment charges against him

Khulna University suspends teacher on sexual harassment charges

SI sent to jail in rape case

A Dhaka court on Tuesday sent a sub-inspector (SI) of Sher-e-Bangla Nagar police station to jail over a rape case filed with the Gulshan police station

SI sent to jail in rape case

Stalker sets college girl on fire

A college student suffered burn injuries as she was set on fire by a stalker in Manikganj district on Monday night

College girl suffers burns as stalker sets her on fire in Manikganj

Brutality of rape

'We should instil fear among the perpetrators'

Incidences of rape in the country have increased to an alarming level but the full scenario cannot be found with the media reports only

'We should instil fear among the perpetrators'

Resistance day for repression of women

Rape increases by 122pc in 3 years

Despite the government amending the Women and Children Repression Prevention Act, incorporating death penalty for rape, repression of women including rape has not been checked.

Rape increases by 122pc in 3 years

Taliban's treatment of women will mark 'red line': UN rights chief

The UN rights chief voiced grave concern Tuesday at the situation in Afghanistan after the Taliban swept into power, saying their treatment of women would mark a "fundamental red line"

Taliban's treatment of women will mark 'red line': UN rights chief

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.

Taliban 'set woman on fire for bad cooking', shipping sex slaves in coffins

Court orders to file rape case against police SP

A special tribunal on Thursday ordered the police to register a case against superintendent of police (SP) Mokter Hossain on allegations of raping a woman police inspector

Court orders to file rape case against police SP

Yo Yo Honey Singh breaks silence on domestic violence allegations

Popular Indian singer, rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh on Friday broke the silence and has issued an official statement over the alleged false and malicious allegations levied against the singer and his ...

Rapper and music composer Hirdesh Singh, popularly known as Yo Yo Honey Singh

Yo Yo Honey Singh’s wife accuses him of domestic violence, extra-marital relation

Shalini Talwar has also provided details of the physical, verbal and emotional abuse that she had allegedly been subjected to by the rapper and his family

Yo Yo Honey Singh’s wife accuses him of domestic violence, extra-marital relation
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