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    Russian women stuck in lockdown hell as abuse surges

    Agence France-Presse. Moscow | Updated at 11:29am on May 24, 2020

    Ineta Akhtyamova's husband flew into a rage in late April, about a month into Moscow's coronavirus lockdown. She was preparing a meal in the small...

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    I ran for my life

    Jahanara Alam | Updated at 10:33pm on May 22, 2020

    Whenever I revisit the day we won the Asia Cup, it gives me goosebumps. I never imagined that I would take the winning run which...

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    ICC puts women’s World Cup Qualifiers on hold

    | Updated at 11:18pm on May 12, 2020

    The International Cricket Council on Tuesday postponed the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2020, which was scheduled to start next month in Sri Lanka, due...

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    Of music, culinary skill and carrom

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:21pm on May 06, 2020

    Leading women cricketers of the country, Salma Khatun, Jahanara Alam and Fahima Khatun, have come up with their own creative ways to cope with the...

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    Failure to pay rent leads to power, water supply cut

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on May 02, 2020

    A house owner cut off power and water supplies to a women mess in the Capital’s Shankar area as its boarders allegedly could not pay...

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    Sana Mir bids adieu to cricket

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 11:01pm on April 25, 2020

    Former Pakistan women’s captain Sana Mir announced her retirement from international cricket Saturday after a glittering career that saw her become the most successful female...

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    Poor people throng Dhaka streets for relief as shutdown continues

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:56pm on April 24, 2020

    The streets of Dhaka are far from wearing the look expected of a city under lockdown when a highly contagious virus continues to ravage most...

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    Bangladesh women footballers join ‘#BreakTheChain’ campaign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on April 04, 2020

    Bangladesh women’s football team captain Sabina Khatun, midfielder Maria Manda, and defender Akhi Khatun on Saturday joined the Asian Football Confederation’s ‘Break The Chain’ campaign...

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    Woman businesses seek fund for coronavirus loss recovery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on March 31, 2020

    The Women Entrepreneurs Network for Development Association on Tuesday urged the prime minister to set up a fund for the small and medium women entrepreneurs...

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    Quilts portray gender identity stories

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on March 17, 2020

    Artists Humayra Kabir and Maliha Mohsin have displayed quilts narrating stories of women working in diverse professions at an exhibition titled ‘Galpa Kantha’ under way...