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    Fresh rape case filed, 2 more held for torture on Noakhali woman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19pm on October 07, 2020

    The sexual assault victim in Noakhali’s Begumganj upazila filed a fresh case Tuesday night accusing Delwar-gang chief Delwar Hossain and his associate. Superintendent of Noakhali...

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    Government sponsors violence against women: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on October 07, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Tuesday said that the Awami League government was sponsoring the recent violence against women...

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    Two more arrested over sexual assault on Noakhali woman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14am on October 06, 2020

    Police on Monday night arrested two more people allegedly involved in sexual assault on a woman in Begumganj upazila under Noakhali district. Additional police superintendent...

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    BNP condemns sexual assault on Noakhali woman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:07am on October 06, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday condemned and protested at the sexual harassment and torture on a 37-year-old woman in Noakhali after a video of the...

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    Six more rapes in districts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on October 06, 2020

    At least six rape cases were lodged with six police stations in Lakshmipur, Gopalganj, Rangamati, Sylhet, Kushtia and Savar on Monday. The incidents were reported...

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    High Court orders probe into police negligence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:57pm on October 05, 2020

    The High Court on Monday formed a three-member committee headed by additional deputy commissioner of Noakhali to probe whether negligence of duties by the police...

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    Country flares up in protest against rape

    Tapos Kanti Das with Bikash Sarker in Noakhali | Updated at 04:05pm on October 05, 2020

    Protests against unending incidents of rape, sexual harassment and torture against women across Bangladesh flared up in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country on Monday...

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    Four held for torturing Noakhali woman, two cases filed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57am on October 05, 2020

    Law-enforcers arrested four people for allegedly molesting a housewife in Noakhali’s Begumganj upazila after a video of the incident went viral on social media.The Rapid...

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    Gono Forum dissidents to form human chain on Oct 17

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on October 04, 2020

    The dissident leaders of Gono Forum will form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on October 17 protesting at the repression...

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    Govt fails to control violence against women: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on October 04, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan on Saturday said that Awami League government had failed to ensure the security of the women...