violence against women

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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...

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    Husband kills wife for dowry in Lakshmipur

    United News of Bangladesh . Lakshmipur | Updated at 12:44am on April 22, 2018

    A housewife was beaten to death over dowry allegedly by her husband at Piarapur in sadar upazila on Saturday...

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    Housewife burnt in city acid attack

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on April 03, 2018

    A housewife sustained serious burn injuries as an assailant hurled acid at her at Jhauchar in Hazaribagh in the city on Monday...

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    Woman killed by step-son in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:05am on April 03, 2018

    A woman was hacked to death allegedly by her step-son at village Kirtipur in Jhikargachha upazila of Jessore Sunday night...

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    Missing housewife found buried in Natore

    United News of Bangladesh . Natore | Updated at 12:24am on March 29, 2018

    A teenage girl who went missing on March 24, only two days after her marriage, was found buried at village Jhaupara under Gurudaspur upazila in...

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    Husband surrenders to police after killing wife

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 12:33am on March 15, 2018

    A man surrendered to Kaliganj police station on Wednesday and confessed that he killed his wife by slitting her throat...

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    Man to die for killing wife

    United News of Bangladesh . Kushtia | Updated at 12:09am on March 15, 2018

    A court here on Wednesday sentenced a man to death for killing his wife in Mirpur upazila of the district in 2014...

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    Development useless when violence against women continues: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 10, 2018

    Speakers, mostly successful women in different professions, on Friday observed that the economic development of Bangladesh attach much value when violence against women goes on...

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    Ctg-Cox’s Bazar road blocked for two hours over murder of housewife

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:11am on January 21, 2018

    Locals barricaded the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway at Patiya upazila on Saturday over the killing of a woman in the area. Vehicular movements were halted from...

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    DIG Mizan withdrawn

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on January 10, 2018

    The police headquarters on Tuesday withdrew deputy inspector general of police Mizanur Rahman after a woman reportedly accused him of forcibly marrying her at gunpoint...