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    Australian woman dies in cake-eating contest

    Agence-France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 09:51pm on January 27, 2020

    A woman died while taking part in a cake-eating competition to celebrate Australia Day, local media reported Monday. Paramedics were called to a pub in...

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    Document trove shows how Africa’s richest woman stole fortune: ICIJ

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:19am on January 21, 2020

    An award-winning investigative team published a trove of files Sunday allegedly showing how Africa’s richest woman syphoned hundreds of millions of dollars of public money...

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    Missing woman found dead

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 01:38am on January 18, 2020

    A woman was found dead in a wetland on Friday morning four days after her going missing in Kaknia village of Kaliganj in Lalmonirhat. The...

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    Woman held from JMB’s Ashulia den

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Savar | Updated at 01:17am on January 14, 2020

    Police on Monday arrested a woman in a drive at a den of a faction of extremist outfit JMB at Ashulia area of Savar and...

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    Woman killed in ‘gunfight’ with police

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 02:08am on January 06, 2020

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight with the Teknaf police at Kharangkhali Mogpara village at Hoykong union of Teknaf on Sunday...

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    Greta Gerwig ‘sad’ at awards snub of female filmmakers

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:01pm on January 05, 2020

    Top Hollywood woman director Greta Gerwig said she was ‘disappointed’ that she had been snubbed by the Golden Globes, with the producer of her hit...

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    Pope says sorry for slapping devotee

    Agence France-Presse . Vatican City | Updated at 11:17pm on January 01, 2020

    Pope Francis apologised Wednesday for his widely-viewed slap of a woman who had grabbed his hand as he greeted Catholic faithful on New Year’s Eve....

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    Woman, daughter among 5 held with 8,800 Yaba pills

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:05am on December 28, 2019

    Rapid Action Battalion arrested five people, including a mother and her daughter, on charge of peddling drugs in Sylhet in two separate drives conducted between...

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    Chinese single woman to fight rules over egg freezing

    Agence-France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 10:44pm on December 25, 2019

    A single woman in China has gone to court challenging rules that forbid unmarried women from freezing their eggs in the first case of its...

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    Polanski says media ‘making me a monster’

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2019

    Film director Roman Polanski has spoken out for the first time since another woman accused him of rape, declaring that the media are ‘trying to...