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    Women cricketers start training

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on August 10, 2020

    A number of Bangladesh national women’s team cricketers began individual training on Monday at three different Bangladesh Cricket Board facilities across the country. Sharmin Sultana,...

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    Women get PM’s gift thru’ Nagad

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:04am on August 09, 2020

    Some 1,300 distressed women across the country on Saturday received gifts from the government on the occasion of the 90th birth anniversary of Sheikh Fazilatunnesa...

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    Stakeholders urged to ensure safe women migration

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:21am on July 24, 2020

    Both the destination countries and the source countries must take bold steps to identify gaps in their policies and practices to introduce an e-recruitment mechanism...

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    BRAC Bank launches digital healthcare campaign for women

    | Updated at 11:32pm on July 06, 2020

    BRAC Bank has introduced a special campaign on digital healthcare for customers of its TARA women banking solution, said a press release. The campaign was...

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    Tootli Rahman elected president of WEA for 2020-22

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on July 06, 2020

    Tootli Rahman has been elected as the president while Rubina Hussain and Noorjahan Shahab have been elected as the vice-presidents of Women Entrepreneur Association of...

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    Egypt arrests alleged serial sexual predator

    Agence France-Presse. Cairo | Updated at 10:44am on July 05, 2020

    Egyptian authorities on Saturday arrested a man who allegedly sexually abused dozens of girls and women, in a case that has sparked outrage online, a...

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    Shujan slams EC for ignoring women’s rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on July 03, 2020

    Sushasoner Jonno Nagarik on Thursday said that the Election Commission’s move to scrap the mandatory provision for ensuring 33 per cent women’s participation in all...

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    Govt invites applications for ‘Begum Rokeya Padak-2020’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on July 02, 2020

    The Ministry of Women and Children Affairs has invited applications for the ‘Begum Rokeya Padak-2020’. Bangladeshi women who have contributed to women’s education...

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    Virus pauses making of women’s U-19 team

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:08pm on July 01, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board’s plan to form the country’s first women’s Under-19 team was put on hold by the COVID-19 pandemic and this pause in the...

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    Life expectancy rate rises to 72.6yrs: BBS

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:50am on July 01, 2020

    The life expectancy rate at birth has increased to 72.6 years in the country in 2019 from 72.3 years one year ago with women enjoying...