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Child Abuse

Man arrested for 'harassing Child sexually' on running bus

Police on Thursday arrested a man for allegedly sexually harassing a child on a running bus in Sonargaon of Narayanganj

Man arrested for 'harassing Child sexually' on running bus

PM for prompt action against child repression

Mentioning that she was moved immensely by unnatural death of any child elsewhere across the globe, prime minister Sheikh Hasina today sounded a note of warning against child repression as her ...

PM for prompt action against child repression

Priest arrested for rape at church

A priest, accused of raping a minor indigenous girl, was arrested from Bishop House at Amchattar in Tanore upazila of Rajshahi on Tuesday night

Priest arrested for rape at church

BCSM demands postmortem after exhuming Kulsum’s body

BCSM, a platform of 19 organisations, has demanded a post mortem after exhuming the dead body of 14-year-old Kulsum, a young girl from Brahmanbaria who died in Saudi Arabia after being tortured by ...

Illustration of violence against women

Virtual roundtable

Concerted efforts needed to protect child victims of migration

Concerted initiative of all concerned is essential to ensure the safety of migrated children in the country, said speakers at a roundtable on child migration

Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh.

Child marriage and child abuse

Local administration cannot avoid liability

The economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak on public life is visible, but the impact on the social sphere is being overlooked. Child marriage and child abuse are matters of grave concern at the ...

Local administration cannot avoid liability

Manusher Jonno Foundation survey

Child abuse increases in June

n June this year a total of 462 girl children were victims of child marriage in the work area of the non-government organisation Manusher Jonno Foundation (MJF).

Child abuse increases in June

Family abuse in childhood tied to heart attacks, strokes as adult

Parents, read this carefully. Children who experience trauma, abuse, neglect and family dysfunction are at increased risk of having heart disease in their 50s and 60s, warn researchers.

Family abuse in childhood tied to heart attacks, strokes as adult

Cardinal Pell freed after winning appeal over child sex abuse

Cardinal George Pell was released from prison on Tuesday, hours after Australia's High Court quashed his conviction for child sex abuse, bringing to an abrupt end the most high-profile paedophilia ...

Cardinal George Pell attends a news conference at the Vatican.
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