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Schoolgirl killed after truck hit motorbike: Police

An 11-year-old school student was crushed to death by a speeding truck after she fell off the pillion of a motorbike her father was riding in Kushtia’s Mirpur upazila on Friday, police said.

Road accident

Victim blaming in rape is a social illness

It's never our dressing style that makes a man rape us. It's their rotten mind. We have to acknowledge that and we have to fight against that, write Zara Ahmed

Protests against sexual violence in Indonesia

Roundtable

Easier resolution demanded for online violence against women

ActionAid Bangladesh organised a roundtable on 'Prevention of online violence against women: Challenges and the way ahead'

Easier resolution demanded for online violence against women

'DSEP launched to improve self-esteem of 15,000 schoolgirls in Bangladesh'

Unilever Bangladesh, in partnership with Plan International Bangladesh, launched the “Dove Self-Esteem Project (DSEP)” in Bangladesh recently.

'DSEP launched to improve self-esteem of 15,000 schoolgirls in Bangladesh'

International Day of the Girl Child

Use of technology must be increased to prevent child marriage and child labour

Speakers at the dialogue, 'Role of technology in the fight against child marriage and child labour,' organised by the non-government organisation BRAC on the occasion of the International Day of the ...

Use of technology must be increased to prevent child marriage and child labour

Impact of school closure

Over 3,000 girls married off in Bagerhat

Increasing rate of school dropouts and child marriage will surely top the list among the adverse impacts of such a lengthy closure of educational institutions in Bangladesh

Over 3,000 girls married off in Bagerhat
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