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    Institutional support must for women-friendly workplaces

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 20, 2020

    WOMEN-FRIENDLY workplaces are still a distant reality, making job a challenge for working mothers, especially breastfeeding mothers. Public places are also not friendly towards women...

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    Son kills mother in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:42pm on December 10, 2019

    An elderly woman was beaten to death by her son at Dalaipara in Sylhet on Monday night during an altercation over family affair. The deceased...

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    Youth kills mother for drug money

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:01am on July 09, 2019

    A ‘drug addicted son’ reportedly beat his mother to death with a hammer after she denied giving him money for buying drugs at village Arijpur...

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    Adolescent marriages behind 43pc mothers’ death at delivery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:04pm on April 25, 2019

    At least 59 per cent of marriage occurs in Bangladesh when the brides are still in their adolescence.And the large number of marriages before the...

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    Cultural orgs observe Int’l Mother Language Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 23, 2019

    Different government and cultural organisations observed International Mother Language Day organising various programmes across the country on Thursday....

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    Nation set to pay homage to language martyrs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:28pm on February 20, 2019

    The nation is set to observer the Shaheed Dibash and the International Mother Language Day from midnight past Wednesday through...

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    Mother commits suicide killing new born at hospital

    Our Correspondent . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:03am on October 21, 2018

    A mother committed suicide after killing her new born child at a Brahmanbaria clinic Friday morning, according to police and hospital officials....

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    All set to observe Amar Ekushey

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:00pm on February 19, 2018

    The last-minute preparation and decoration of the Central Shaheed Minar are going on in full swing to observe Language Martyrs’ Day, also the...

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    Mother begging on streets

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 12:29am on September 22, 2017

    A three-member inquiry committee was formed on Thursday to investigate media reports over begging of an elderly mother in Barisal whose six children abandoned her after...