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    US advertising firms grapple with ‘Me Too’

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    Some of corporate America’s dirty secrets were aired this week at a conference that overlapped the anniversary of the ‘Me Too’ movement and the contentious...

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    Bangladesh clinch SAFF U-18 women’s title

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:11pm on October 07, 2018

    Bangladesh Under-18 women’s football team clinched the title of the maiden SAFF Under-18 Women’s Championship after a 1-0 win over Nepal in the final at...

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    Bangladesh rout Bhutan to reach final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    A high-flying Bangladesh U-18 women’s team secured their place in the final of inaugural SAFF U-18 Women’s Championship when they beat hosts Bhutan 4-0 in...

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    Monowara tells of better days for woman entrepreneurs

    Ferdous Ara . Chattogram | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    Women entrepreneurs should avail incentives, trainings and loans provided by the government, which is planning to take more initiatives aimed at women empowerment, says Monowara...

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    Khulna clinch nat’l women’s hockey title

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on October 02, 2018

    Khulna Division clinched the 4th National Women’s Hockey title beating Dhaka Division by 1-0 goal in the final at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium Monday...

  • India SC lifts Hindu temple ban on women

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 02:06am on September 29, 2018

    India’s top court on Friday revoked a ban on women entering a famous Hindu temple following a decades-long legal battle, ruling that patriarchy cannot be...

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    PM proposes three actions to advance women empowerment

    United News of Bangladesh . New York | Updated at 11:14am on September 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has emphasised the need for three actions, including working for overcoming gender stereotypes regarding women's ability, to advance women empowerment. The...

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    6,000 women die of cervical cancer in Bangladesh annually

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2018

    Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer women suffer in Bangladesh, with approximately 6,000 of them dying annually....

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    Hosts face Vietnam test

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Hosts Bangladesh will take on Vietnam in the final Group F match of the AFC Women’s Under-16 Championship Qualifiers today with an aim of progressing...

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    Women-specific needs not addressed at Rohingya camps: Oxfam report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    At least 50 per cent of Rohigya women and 75 per cent of adolescent girls who took shelter in camps in Cox’s Bazaar get no...