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    Nearly six raped a day in July: Mahila Parishad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41am on August 07, 2019

    About six women and girl children were raped on average in a day in the month of July, said Bangladesh Mahila Parishad in its monthly...

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    Too glaring a govt failure on a legal provision

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    THE order of the High Court Division of Thursday for all Repression on Women and Children (Prevention) Tribunals and district and sessions judges’ courts, where...

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    DU students want capital punishment for rapists

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    Dhaka University students took to the streets on Tuesday demanding death penalty for rapists within the quickest possible time to end violence against women and...

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    Hasan for stopping violence against women, children

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chattogram | Updated at 12:51am on June 10, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Sunday said violence against women and children must be stopped to build a Sonar Bangla as dreamt by Bangabandhu Sheikh...

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    Pabna housewife set afire dies at DMCH

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:59pm on May 15, 2019

    A house wife, who was set on fire allegedly by her in-laws in Pabna’s Trimohoni village, died in Dhaka Medical College Hospital burn unit on...

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    JSD for molesters of repressors on women, their patrons

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:32pm on May 14, 2019

    Leaders of the Jatiya Samajtanrik Dal faction led by Hasanul Haq Inu at a human chain in Dhaka on Tuesday called on the government to...

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    Country witnessing wholesale violence against women: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:37pm on May 11, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Saturday alleged that the country was witnessing wholesale violence against women and...

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    Woman set afire, killed

    Our Correspondent . Lakshmipur | Updated at 12:00am on April 23, 2019

    A 24-year-old woman, who was set afire allegedly by her reported husband at Ayubnagar of Kamalnagar upazila in Lakshmipur Sunday afternoon, died at the burn...

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    Recitation artistes protest sexual violence against women

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019

    Renowned recitation artistes recited poems seeking justice for Nusrat Jahan Rafi and protested at sexual violence and harassment against women at a programme held at...

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    Man accused of pouring acid on wife

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:00am on March 28, 2019

    A man has been accused of pouring acid on his wife at Bhadraghat of Kamarkhand in Sirajganj on Tuesday...