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    IU students demand justice for Tinni

    IU Correspondent | Updated at 03:28pm on October 03, 2020

    The students of Islamic University on Saturday formed a human chain for the second consecutive day on the campus demanding justice for Ulfat Ara Tinni....

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    Frenchman held for assaulting woman in ‘short’ outfit

    Agence France-Presse . Mulhouse, France | Updated at 10:51am on September 25, 2020

    A young Frenchman was on Thursday handed a two month suspended jail sentence for assaulting two women one of whose outfit he claimed was too...

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    Woman tortured by husband dies after 15-day

    United News of Bangladesh. Kushtia | Updated at 08:28pm on September 15, 2020

    A woman who was allegedly tortured by husband and in-laws for dowry died at a hospital in the capital on Tuesday after fighting for life...

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    Humiliated woman, daughter get bail

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 04:22pm on August 24, 2020

    Cox’s Bazar senior judicial magistrate’s court on Monday granted bail to a woman and her daughter who were accused of cattle theft and were forced...

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    Video of mother-daughter tied with rope goes viral

    Our Correspondent…….Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 04:16pm on August 23, 2020

    Miranul Islam Miran, the chairman of Harbang union parishad under Chakaria of Cox’s Bazar, came under fire from many social media users after a video...

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    UP member held for violating woman in Jashore

    United News of Bangladesh . Jashore | Updated at 04:48pm on June 05, 2020

    Police arrested a union parishad member in connection with violating a housewife at Abhaynagar upazila of Jashore on Thursday night.The arrested is Tariqul Islam, of...

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    Paintings portray women’s issues

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:33pm on March 10, 2020

    A group painting exhibition featuring works by 18 upcoming female and two male artists depicting various women‘s issues including life of women, their contribution to...

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    Solo show remembers violence against women in 1971

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 09, 2020

    Noted artist Dilara Begum Jolly is known for her works that highlight histories and events in which women’s plights have been pushed to the periphery,...

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    Time for systematic, inclusive movement against rape

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 08, 2020

    RIGHTS organisations observe that violence against women has taken an epidemic turn. The proposition appears to be true given the five incidents of violence, including...

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    Worrying epidemic turn of sexual violence

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 02, 2020

    RIGHTS situation, especially violence against women, has taken a turn towards the worst. Rights group Ain O Salish Kendra in its 2019 annual report says...