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    Mujib valued women’s role in society: Selina

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on March 09, 2020

    Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has always valued the contribution of women within the family and as a whole, said novelist and social activist Selina Hossain at...

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    Bashundhara LPG to empower women

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on March 09, 2020

    Liquefied petroleum gas brand Bashundhara LPG will provide sustainable employment to 10 women in every three months who are struggling for managing their livelihood through...

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    Democracy restoration must for women’s rights: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:16am on March 09, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday said that the women’s rights would not be ensured if democracy was not restored....

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    Most High Court directives on women rights only in papers: discussions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on March 09, 2020

    The government, political, social and cultural organisations, non-government organisations, educational institutions, among others, observed International Women’s Day on Sunday in Dhaka as elsewhere at a...

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    Women’s political participation continues to be neglected

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2020

    ALMOST all of the 41 political parties registered with the Election Commission reported to be missing the 2020 deadline to meet the  Representation of the...

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    CPB emphasises changing social system to ensure women’s rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on March 08, 2020

    Leaders of the Communist Party of Bangladesh on Saturday at a discussion said that establishing equal rights of women in the society would not be...

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    Bangladesh sees sharp rise of sexual violence

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:09am on March 08, 2020

    Violence against women saw a sharp rise in the last two months as 230 cases of rape were reported while the statistics indicates that from...

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    Int’l Women’s Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on March 08, 2020

    Bangladesh today celebrates International Women’s Day as elsewhere in the world to mark women’s enormous contribution to humanity. The theme of the day this year...

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    Women’s share in labour force remains low in Bangladesh

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 12:04am on March 08, 2020

    Women in Bangladesh have made significant progress in many areas, especially in the reduction of the gender gap in education, but their participation in mainstream...

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    Women still neglected in Bangladesh political leaderships

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:01am on March 08, 2020

    Almost all political parties in Bangladesh are set to miss the 2020 deadline for ensuring 33 per cent women representation in their committees as women...