Wednesday, December 2, 2020
‘Women’s work in agriculture must be recognised’
ActionAid organised a virtual roundtable discussion of women labour in family farming and sustainable agriculture
13 hours ago
Actions against Sexual Violence
The collective voices of 120 experts and activists called for action to end sexual violence, at the inaugural event of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence
27 November 2020, 15:47
Women migrant workers return scarred and suffering
The return of women migrant workers has increased by 14 times compared to last year. Many of them return scarred and suffering
20 November 2020, 15:21
Women and Children Repression Prevention (Amendment) Bill 2020 passed
The Jatiya Sangsad on Tuesday passed the Women and Children Repression Prevention (Amendment) Bill 2020 in a bid to ensure death penalty for rape
18 November 2020, 12:43
Police launch new unit to protect women
Amid the growing incidents of cyberbullying in the country, Bangladesh Police on Monday launched a new unit to ensure the safety of women in the cyberworld.
16 November 2020, 20:21
Digital healthcare, Shakti Foundation launch new digital health centres for women
9 November 2020, 13:50
Female hawker ‘raped’ on moving bus in Gazipur, driver arrested
A female hawker has allegedly been raped by a bus driver and his assistant on a moving bus in Gazipur early Sunday, reports UNB.
8 November 2020, 19:28
Hunter-gatherers' gender roles get rethink
A new study says a woman’s place might never have been at home to begin with
5 November 2020, 08:47
Noakhali gang rape
Probe body finds victim’s husband involvement
The probe body formed with the High Court direction found that the husband of Noakhali housewife gang rape victim was involved with the crime.
29 October 2020, 21:43
Indigenous girl 'raped' in Feni
An indigenous girl has reportedly been raped by two men in BSCIC industrial area of Feni district town.
20 October 2020, 12:01