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    Nari Odhikar Parishad launched

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:56am on March 09, 2021

    The Bangladesh Chhatra Odhikar Parishad on Monday launched the Bangladesh Nari Odhikar Parishad, a platform for women, in a rally in front of the National...

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    Without democratic rule women’s rights won’t be established, says BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on March 09, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday said that without establishing a democratic rule in the country it would not...

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    ICC introduces new women’s cricket tourney

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57pm on March 08, 2021

    International Cricket Council announced a new tournament, ICC Women’s Twenty20 Cup, and increased the number of participants in the Women’s World Cup and the Women’s...

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    Uighur women march in Istanbul against China camps

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 11:17pm on March 08, 2021

    Several hundred Muslim Uighur women in Turkey staged an International Women’s Day march along the Bosphorus on Monday demanding the closure of mass incarceration camps...

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    Government must keep its promises to ensure women’s emancipation

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2021

    DESPITE visible progresses in women’s empowerment, Bangladesh still lags way behind in ensuring women’s safety and security, as is evident in the increase of violence...

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    Students’ Right Council launches women wing

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 09:16pm on March 08, 2021

    Bangladesh Students’ Rights Council on Monday launched its women wing titled ‘Bangladesh Women’s Rights Council’ in front of the National Museum marking International Women’s Day...

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    Int’l Women’s Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2021

    International Women’s Day will be celebrated today in Bangladesh as elsewhere in the world marking women’s enormous contribution to humanity with the theme ‘Women in...

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    Child marriage rate goes up

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2021

    Incidents of child marriage among girl children increased during the coronavirus outbreak, posing a major setback to the empowerment of women in the country, researchers...

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    Flawed steps risk women empowerment

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2021

    The weaknesses of government agencies in implementing national strategies, including stimulus packages, aimed at overcoming the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic have widened gender...

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    No end to violence against women

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2021

    Violence against women and girls continues unabated in the country while rights activists blame the culture of impunity, delay in justice delivery, undue political influence,...