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    Nutritional status of Rohingya children very worrying: IOM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:34pm on November 06, 2017

    Despite all the humanitarian aid provided, the nutritional status of under-5 Rohingya children have drastically deteriorated compared to...

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    Boy hacked to death in Dhaka in row over seniority

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on October 29, 2017

    A Junior School Certificate examinee succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital early Saturday, hours after being hacked by some teenagers as a...

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    Beastly wrath let loose on girl

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on October 29, 2017

    A 14-year-old girl died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital early Saturday, hours after she was set on fire by five to six people allegedly at...

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    Rohingya children at risk of abuse, trafficking

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:13am on October 22, 2017

    Thousands of Rohingya children entering Bangladesh to flee violence in Myanmar since August 25 are at the risk of exploitation, including sexual harassment, and trafficking...

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    Minor girl raped in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:57am on October 21, 2017

    A seven–year old girl was raped at village Gangulia of Monirampur upazila in Jessore on Thursday. The family told New Age that victim was raped...

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    More budgetary allocation needed for child nutrition

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 12, 2017

    CHILD nutrition scenario has slightly improved in some aspects. Yet it still remains a matter of deep concern....

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    36pc children suffer from stunting in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on October 11, 2017

    Child malnutrition remains a major national challenge in Bangladesh with 36 per cent of children below five years of age stunned, high rates of micronutrient...

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    Baby’s body recovered from Manikganj pond, mother held

    Our Correspondent . Manikganj | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2017

    The body of an eight-month old baby girl was recovered from a pond at Baniyajuri village of Ghior upazila of Manikganj on Monday....

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    Independent national child rights commission needed

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2017

    BANGLADESH is far from eradicating child labour. In fact, children are increasingly working under abusive and dangerous circumstances, as a study of the ministry of...

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    Children must be taught how to behave on the road

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2017

    FIVE schoolchildren hanging from the upper edge behind, standing on the bumper, on a moving covered van at Mohakhali in Dhaka, as it came out...