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    Woman set afire, killed

    Our Correspondent . Lakshmipur | Updated at 12:00am on April 23, 2019

    A 24-year-old woman, who was set afire allegedly by her reported husband at Ayubnagar of Kamalnagar upazila in Lakshmipur Sunday afternoon, died at the burn...

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    Recitation artistes protest sexual violence against women

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019

    Renowned recitation artistes recited poems seeking justice for Nusrat Jahan Rafi and protested at sexual violence and harassment against women at a programme held at...

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    Man accused of pouring acid on wife

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:00am on March 28, 2019

    A man has been accused of pouring acid on his wife at Bhadraghat of Kamarkhand in Sirajganj on Tuesday...

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    Woman found dead in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:20am on March 17, 2019

    Police recovered the body of a woman from an apartment on Bank Road (Sutapatti) in the district headquarters on Saturday noon. The victim, identified as...

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    Create mass awareness to end violence against women: PM 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday put emphasis on creating mass awareness in society to eliminate discrimination and violence against women, saying that enactment of...

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    No let-up in violence against women in Bangladesh in sight

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:17am on March 08, 2019

    ‘We have nowhere to seek justice except from Allah,’ said in despair Md Nazmul Hossain, elder brother of Comilla Victoria College student Shohagi Jahan Tonu...