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    Bodies of mother, daughter recovered in Sirajganj

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:59am on October 11, 2018

    The police on Wednesday recovered the bodies of a mother and her daughter from Rail Colony neighborhood of Sirajganj....

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    Rights groups fail to visit spot for ‘insecurity’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on September 11, 2018

    A team of eight rights organisations had to return to Dhaka from Lama in Bandarban on September 5 without visiting a village where two Tripura...

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    NHRC, 3 other orgs condemn rape of Tripura girls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 27, 2018

    National Human Rights Commission and three other human rights and political organisations on Sunday called for an immediate investigation of the alleged rape of two...

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    Woman killed in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 11:19pm on August 25, 2018

    A woman in her thirties was reportedly killed by a local young man at Kismat Nawapara area in Jessore town on Friday night. New Town...

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    Housewife ‘burnt to death’ in Tangail

    United News of Bangladesh . Tangail | Updated at 07:46pm on August 23, 2018

    A housewife, who suffered burn injuries allegedly inflicted by her in-laws at Nardahi Charpara village in Kalihati upazila early Wednesday, died at the burn unit...

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    Violence against women ‘normal’ to young Latin Americans

    Reuters | Updated at 07:38pm on July 25, 2018

      Two in every five teenage boys in eight countries in Latin America and the Caribbean believe a drunk woman is to be blamed for...

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    592 raped as 2,063 women, girls tortured in six months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:53pm on July 16, 2018

    At least 592 women and girls were raped including 98 incidents of gang-rape across the country as at least 2063 women and girls were victims...

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    Munshiganj woman tied with tree, sprayed with chili powder

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:44pm on June 01, 2018

    A video clip of a woman being tied to a tree and sprayed with chili powder at village Kamargaon of Sreenagar upazila over previous enmity...

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    Housewife strangled at Keraniganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Keraniganj | Updated at 12:22am on May 19, 2018

    A housewife was strangled to death allegedly by her husband over family feud in Bandho Dakpara area at Keraniganj in Dhaka on Friday night....

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    Housewife strangled

    United News of Bangladesh . Shariatpur | Updated at 12:05am on May 17, 2018

    A housewife was strangled to death allegedly by her in-laws over dowry in Shariatpur Sadar upazila on Wednesday...