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PM’s intervention sought against objection to women UNOs at guard of honour

Member of parliament and Jashod general secretary Shireen Akhter has sought intervention by the PM into a parliamentary committee recommendation against women UNO's attentding guard of honour for ...

Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban

Why this discrimination against women by parliamentary committee?

The members of parliament have sworn to abide by the constitution, so how can they take a decision so insulting to a woman?

Why this discrimination against women by parliamentary committee?

Six receive Unsung Women Nation Builders Award 2021

Six persons were recognised Saturday for their exceptional humanitarian and courageous activities in the fifth season of Unsung Women Nation Builders Award 2021

Six receive Unsung Women Nation Builders Award 2021

Virtual Dialogue

‘Women need workplaces free of harassment’

Workplaces free of harassment must be created for women. Bangladesh must ratify and implement the ILO Convention 190 as soon as possible in order to identify the issues of harassment and violence at ...

‘Women need workplaces free of harassment’

Trafficking women

Uproot trafficking gangs once and for all

Law enforcers came to know about an organised trafficking ring after a picture of a Bangladeshi girl being tortured in Bangalore, India, went viral on social media. This is nothing new

Uproot trafficking gangs once and for all

Budget 2021-22

Women entrepreneurs to get tax exemption up to Tk 7m

The government is set to increase tax-free income ceiling for women entrepreneurs to Tk 7 million from existing Tk 5 million.

Women entrepreneurs to get tax exemption up to Tk 7m

RAB nabs four members of international women trafficking gang

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested four alleged members of an international woman trafficking gang

RAB nabs four members of international women trafficking gang

Budget 2021-22: Good news for women entrepreneurs

In case a woman entrepreneur’s annual turnover drops less than Tk 7 million (70,00,000), she would need not to pay corporate tax

Budget 2021-22: Good news for women entrepreneurs

Menstrual Hygiene Day

Doing away with menstrual taboos

In our society menstruation was always seemed a taboo specifically from a male perspective. As a result woman feel hesitant in opening up about these issues

Doing away with menstrual  taboos

Woman gang-raped in running bus in Ashulia, 6 arrested

A woman has allegedly been gang-raped in a running bus in Ashulia on the outskirts of the capital Dhaka

Woman gang-raped in running bus in Ashulia, 6 arrested
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