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    The Indian women of 2019

    Naveelah Ishteyaque | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2019

    INDIA celebrated another International Women’s Day on 8th March, with great enthusiasm and talked about the achievements of women in our country....

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    Bangladesh PM so far receives 36 int’l accolades

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:00pm on March 10, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina had been honoured with a total of 36 awards as she won the Lifetime Contribution for Women Empowerment Award on the...

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    Five ethnic women awarded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:49pm on March 10, 2019

    Bangladesh Adibashi Nari Network awarded five ethnic women for their contribution to their respective fields at a programme marking the...

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    Women leadership summit held in capital

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:19am on March 10, 2019

    The 4th edition of Women Leadership Summit that promoted women empowerment and a genderbalanced future was held in the capital on Saturday....

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    Women urged to say ‘no’ to imposed decisions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    Leading women on Sunday urged their sisters to say ‘no’ to any imposed decision....

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    Return Women’s Day to its radical roots

    Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah and Ana Inés Abelenda | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    THE theme for International Women’s Day 2019 doesn’t resonate with us. #BalanceForBetter brings to mind slow gradual change, and assumes that if you provide women...

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    Fight gender discrimination in industrial sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    WOMEN account for 80 per cent of the labour force in the apparel sector that earn the major share of export revenue, but they routinely...

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    Germany’s women empowerment award bestowed on PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Germany | Updated at 12:48am on March 09, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina was honoured with the Lifetime Contribution for Women Empowerment Award on the premises of City Cube-ITB in Berlin of Germany on...

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    Presence of women in mass media still small: JS speaker

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on March 09, 2019

    Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury and senior women journalist leaders said presence of women journalists in mass media, especially in important positions, was still...

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    Int’l Women’s Day observed

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on March 09, 2019

    International Women’s Day was celebrated in Bangladesh like elsewhere in the world with government and non-government institutions and organisations calling for an end to discrimination,...