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    Police unit to support women cybercrime victims launched

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on November 17, 2020

    The Bangladesh Police on Monday launched its ‘Police Cyber Support for Women’ wing to help women who become victim of cybercrime and cyberbullying. Inspector general...

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    ‘Let women cook’: Lebanese mock minister over sexist comment

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 09:03pm on November 16, 2020

    Lebanese have poked fun at outgoing interior minister Mohamed Fahmi after he suggested the solution to a ban on deliveries during a COVID-19 lockdown was...

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    The world that Palermo Protocol built

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2020

    Twenty years ago this week the UN General Assembly adopted a new Convention against Transnational Organised Crime. Two supplementary protocols accompanied this addition to the...

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    JFA U14 Women’s Football from today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on November 02, 2020

    The preliminary round of the sixth JFA Under-14 National Women’s Football Championship, a talent hunt initiative of the Bangladesh Football Federation, will kick off today....

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    Local football to return with women’s league

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on November 01, 2020

    Competitive football will return to the country on November 7 with the resumption of Bangladesh Women’s Football League, according to the rescheduled fixture announced by...

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    Qatar faces scrutiny after women ‘forcibly examined’

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 10:34pm on October 27, 2020

    Revelations that passengers flying through Doha were forced to endure vaginal inspections have upended Qatar’s efforts to boost its reputation before the Gulf state hosts...

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    Women entrepreneurs seek pilot initiative to build tech skills

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on October 21, 2020

    Business leaders on Wednesday recommended that the government should initiate a pilot project to upscale the technological skills of women workers and entrepreneurs in order...

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    Salma, Jahanara leave for UAE today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on October 20, 2020

    Country’s two leading women’s cricketers Salma Khatun and Jahanara Alam will leave for the United Arab Emirates today to take part in the forthcoming 2020...

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    Change in mindset stressed for women-friendly transport

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on October 20, 2020

    Speakers at a workshop put emphasis on the coordination among authorities concerned and change in mindset of people from all strata to ensure women-friendly environment...

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    Anti-Trump women rallies draw thousands across US

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:43am on October 19, 2020

    Thousands took to the streets across the United States for women’s marches on Saturday, many wearing pink protest hats while issuing fervent calls against president...