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    Woman found dead

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on July 24, 2019

    A woman was found hanging from the roof of her house in Sylhet on Tuesday afternoon. Police said Oly Sarkar, mother of two children, had...

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    Police rescue woman with her throat slit in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on July 23, 2019

    A 30-year-old woman rescued from airport road in Dhaka with her throat slit was fighting for life at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital. Airport police...

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    Woman immolates self in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 02:40am on July 21, 2019

    A woman committed suicide by immolating herself pouring kerosene at Charaikhola Paschimpara in Chatmohar of Pabna early Saturday. The victim was suffering from mental illness...

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    3 lynched on child lift suspicion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:23pm on July 20, 2019

    Three people, including a woman, were killed and five others injured in beating by angry mobs in Dhaka, Narayanganj, Pabna and Gazipur on Saturday after...

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    Complete rape trial in 6 months: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 06:14pm on July 18, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday directed  all the Women and Children Repression (Prevention) Tribunals and the district courts to complete the trials in raping...

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    Housewife set on fire by husband, dies at hospital

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:56am on May 06, 2019

    A housewife succumbed to her injuries at Rangpur Medical College Hospital on Sunday four days after she was set on fire allegedly by her husband.The...

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    Victim’s father files case

    Our Correspondent . Lakshmipur | Updated at 01:09am on April 24, 2019

    The father of a 24-year-old woman, allegedly burnt to death by her reported husband at Ayubnagar of Kamalnagar upazila in Lakshmipur, lodged a murder case...

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    Women’s temple ban debate rages in India flashpoint vote

    Agence-France-Presse . India | Updated at 12:00am on April 24, 2019

    Voters in a flashpoint constituency in southern India went to the polls Tuesday after a campaign dominated by the fallout from the controversial decision to...

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    Husband kills wife over talking on cell phone

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:49pm on April 22, 2019

    An employee of Sylhet City Corporation allegedly strangulated his newly married wife to death early Monday following a quarrel over talking to her relatives on...

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    Ilhan Omar caught in a political maelstrom

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on April 17, 2019

    A former refugee and the first black Muslim woman elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar embodied the American dream in her November victory but faces controversies...