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    Home most dangerous place for women: UN study

    Agence-France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 01:15am on November 27, 2018

    More than half the women who were murdered worldwide last year were killed by their partners or family members, making home ‘the most dangerous place...

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    16 Days Campaign kicks off

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:18am on November 26, 2018

    As part of the globally celebrated 16 Days of Activism campaign, a daylong solution fair was arranged on the CIRDAP premises in Dhaka for the...

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    864 women raped in last 10 months: report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on November 26, 2018

    A total of 864 women were raped throughout the country in the last 10 months from January to October, revealed a report on Sunday....

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    Women footballers to get salaries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on November 21, 2018

    Bangladesh’s women footballers are set to come under the salary structure from January next year after Bangladesh Football Federation struck a deal with Dhaka Bank...

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    2 abducted schoolgirls rescued in Dhaka

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:50am on November 19, 2018

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Sunday rescued two abducted schoolgirls, aged around 12, from Khilgaon area in Dhaka on Sunday....

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    Mahila Parishad worried over religion based organisations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on November 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Mahila Parishad leaders have expressed their concern about different religion based organisations getting involved with the major political alliances ahead of the 11th parliamentary...

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    Women politicians’ demand cannot be dispensed with

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2018

    The under-representation of women in the policy-making bodies of political parties — especially the two major parties, the ruling Awami League and the Bangladesh Nationalist...

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    Bangladesh women lose to England

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:27am on November 13, 2018

    Bangladesh women national team suffered yet another crushing defeat in the ongoing ICC Women’s World Twenty20 as they lost to England by seven wickets in...

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    Women must be empowered financially for healthier life

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2018

    THE share of women entrepreneurs in the small and medium enterprises loan portfolio remains almost unchanged in the last five years.

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    Women still face challenges in pursuing desired career: speakers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:16am on November 11, 2018

    Though the presence of women is growing gradually in all types of jobs, women still had to face numerous challenges to break the glass ceiling...