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    Screening of newborn, women stressed to avert complications

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on May 04, 2018

    Experts on Thursday stressed the need for some crucial health screenings of newborns, pregnant and lactating women and diabetic patients for hidden health disorders that...

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    Bangladesh women to face SA today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on May 04, 2018

    Bangladesh women’s cricket team, now touring South Africa, will return to international cricket after around 14 months taking on South Africa women’s team in the...

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    Superiors, trade union leaders often abuse female workers: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on April 30, 2018

    At workplaces and unions female workers are often sexually harassed by their superiors as well as by trade union leaders, revealed a recent study of...

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    Women’s cricket team leaves for South Africa

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 29, 2018

    Bangladesh national women’s cricket team on Saturday left Dhaka for South Africa to play five one-day internationals and three Twenty20 international matches against the hosts,...

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    Hasina receives Global Women Leadership Award

    United News of Bangladesh . Sydney | Updated at 01:19am on April 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday called for forging an alliance to support millions of women in need around the world and uphold their rights....

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    AL turns a blind eye to rapists: CPB women cell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on April 28, 2018

    Communist Party of Bangladesh’s women cell members on Friday slammed the ruling Awami League for not bringing alleged rapists to book in fear of losing...

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    Clandestine abortion put women in harms’ way

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:14am on April 28, 2018

    Taboo, misinformation and lack of menstrual regulation services compel countless women in Bangladesh to opt for clandestine abortion taking the risk of life....

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    Women parliamentary leaders to work for more inclusive politics

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on April 28, 2018

    Female parliamentarians worldwide have called for immediate reforms to stop sexism, harassment and violence against women in parliaments....

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    Women’s cricket team for SA tour announced

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 25, 2018

    The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Tuesday announced a 16-member national women’s team squad for both one-day international and Twenty20 international series against their South Africa...

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    Abduction, freedom and failure

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on April 23, 2018

    FREED at last! After 32 days of captivity, long 32 days when one had absolutely no idea where they were, how they were, or how...