Wednesday, 16 June 2021
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 ...
23 hours ago
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?
15 Jun 2021, 13:35
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
13 Jun 2021, 14:09
‘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 ...
08 Jun 2021, 14:51
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
04 Jun 2021, 13:23
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.
03 Jun 2021, 21:06
RAB nabs four members of international women trafficking gang
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested four alleged members of an international woman trafficking gang
01 Jun 2021, 22:57
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
30 May 2021, 21:22
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
29 May 2021, 17:42
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
29 May 2021, 12:06