Sexual violence

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    Making case for Rohingya women

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 14, 2018

    THE Rohingya people have been thrust into the international spotlight for the most inhumane reasons....

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    Sexual violence a tool to force ethnic minorities to migrate: experts

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on August 11, 2018

    Sexual violence against ethnic minority women is used as one of the main tools to force the people living in hills to migrate elsewhere leaving...

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    32 ethnic minority women, children face sexual violence in seven months

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:03pm on August 08, 2018

    At least 32 ethnic minority women and girl children fell victims to sexual violence and 11 of them were raped from January to July this...

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    Bollywood actor arrested for assaulting girlfriend

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:04am on June 13, 2018

    Bollywood actor Armaan Kohli on Tuesday arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, a senior police official said on Tuesday night, Hindustan Times reports quoting Press...

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    NHRC documents 53 sexual violence in Myanmar for ICC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on June 12, 2018

    The National Human Rights Commission has insisted that the government should assist the International Criminal Court as it has documented 53 cases of sexual violence...

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    A timeline of conflicting claims

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 12, 2018

    Security forces while conducting a joint drive in Orachari village, Rangamati in early hours of January 22, 2018, entered a house, two men allegedly raped...

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    Bangladesh govt asked to provide protection for migrant domestic workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:06am on May 29, 2018

    Saudi employers’ on Monday drew severe protests from rights activists in Bangladesh for abusing ‘our domestic workers’ physically and sexually. The rights activists also blasted...

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    R Kelly sued for sexual battery

    Reuters. Los Angeles | Updated at 09:39pm on May 23, 2018

    A woman who said she meet R&B singer R Kelly at a party in 2017 has filed a lawsuit against him, accusing him of sexual...

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    Support, care for victims a must

    by Andrew Gilmour | Updated at 12:05am on April 30, 2018

    Around 7,00,000 Rohingya refugees have arrived in Bangladesh since August 2017, victims of a textbook case of ethnic cleansing in Myanmar....

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    Trump declares April ‘Sexual Assault Awareness’ month

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 09:50pm on March 31, 2018

    US president Donald Trump - who has himself been repeatedly accused of sexual misconduct - on Friday designated April 2018 ‘National Sexual Assault Awareness and...