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    International Women’s Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on March 08, 2019

    International Women’s Day will be celebrated today in Bangladesh as elsewhere in the world marking women’s enormous contribution to humanity with the theme #BalanceforBetter, with...

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    Unfriendly environment keeps women from coming to driving

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:06am on March 08, 2019

    Scopes for professional women drivers are very limited in Bangladesh for lack of safe working environment and patriarchal taboo in society, rights activists and experts...

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    Woman leadership in Bangladesh politics still negligible

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2019

    Women still lag behind men in terms of participation in politics as almost all registered political parties are set to miss their target of ensuring...

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    Trump bars US-born IS woman from returning

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is barring a US-born former Islamic State propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she is...

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    Myanmar woman bears child in no man’s land

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 04:03pm on February 09, 2019

    A Buddhist woman, who took shelter in no man’s land along Ruma in Bandarban being displaced due to fighting between the Myanmar military and Arakan...

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    Elderly woman killed in city road mishap

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 02, 2019

    An elderly woman was declared dead at Dhaka Medical College Hospital Friday evening about two hours after she and her daughter and granddaughter were hit...

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    Woman stabbed to death by ex-husband in Chattogram

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:25am on January 29, 2019

    A woman was stabbed to death allegedly by her ex-husband in Chattogram city on Monday....

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    Woman found dead in capital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on January 29, 2019

    The Motijheel police recovered decomposed body of a young woman from Fakirapool in Dhaka on Monday night....

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    Saudis blast ‘guardianship’ laws after woman’s escape

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 07:54pm on January 09, 2019

    A Saudi teen’s live-tweeted asylum plea has cast a renewed spotlight on women’s rights just months after women won the right to drive, and sparked...

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    Woman's body recovered in Meherpur

    Our Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:34pm on January 09, 2019

    Police recovered the body of a woman from village Dharmochaki of Gangni upazila in Meherpur Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Shahnaz Khatun, 24,...