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OP-ED: Women at the centre of the...

OP-ED: Women at the centre of the...

Faeeza Tasmeem Neera

Sun, Sep 5 2021

In politics, business, and other areas, women are taking risks to improve things in this...

ED: Don’t leave our girls behind

ED: Don’t leave our girls behind

Editorial

Sat, Feb 13 2021

Issues of menstruation, child marriage, and abuse remain prominent impediments to their progress

ED: The failure to tackle rape culture...

ED: The failure to tackle rape culture...

Editorial

Sat, Jan 9 2021

At the root lies our culture of impunity

Life skills to safeguard adolescent...

Life skills to safeguard adolescent...

D2

Sun, Oct 11 2020

To fight against drop out and child marriage, that has become a challenging issue due to Covid-19, Room...

OP-ED: When quarantine is normal...

OP-ED: When quarantine is normal...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Oct 2 2020

The girls in our country were in lockdown even before the pandemic 

Study: 7 out of 10 girls don’t have...

'69% girls have no distance...

Education

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Save the Children conducted the study during the Covid-19 pandemic as part of their ongoing Empowering...

ED: Ending child marriage is good for...

ED: Ending child marriage is good for...

Editorial

Fri, Sep 25 2020

It is high time that the curse of child marriage is eliminated from our national consciousness

ED: Don’t let Covid-19 stand in the...

ED: Don’t let Covid-19 stand in the...

Editorial

Thu, Jul 9 2020

Abusing a child is amongst the most heinous actions any person could commit

I feel red

I feel red

Faizah Aziz Aditya

Fri, May 29 2020

Can we break this hush-hush atmosphere surrounding periods?

The global response must address the...

The global response must address the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 8 2020

Globally, women make up 70% of the health workforce and have the majority of care-giving roles in homes...

More opportunities sought for girls...

More opportunities sought for girls...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 11 2019

International Day of Girl Child observed

Fewer students missing school due to...

Fewer students missing school due to...

Health

Wed, May 29 2019

Of the country's female population, only 8,023,859 use proper napkins

Girls more active in curbing child marriages...

Girls more active in curbing child marriages...

Event

Fri, May 17 2019

The evaluation research was conducted following the end of the “Bride not before 18” collaborative...

2 cops to walk the gallows for killing...

2 cops to walk the gallows for killing...

Court

Sun, Feb 17 2019

The court also sends six others to jail for four years

Bodies of two children recovered in...

Bodies of two children recovered in...

Nation

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The girls had been missing since the afternoon

Three BGB men charged with rape of two...

3 BGB men sued over rape of Tripura...

Crime

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Two minor girls from the ethnic minority community were reportedly sexually violated on Wednesday

An education in sexism

An education in sexism

Opinion

Wed, Aug 1 2018

The culture of casual sexism in schools has long-term detrimental effects on girls

Bangladesh grapples with poor menstrual...

Bangladesh grapples with poor menstrual...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 23 2018

Many girls considered the menstrual period to be an illness and because of lack of awareness, about 85%...

Making girls’ education up to XII mandatory...

Making girls’ education up to XII mandatory...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 29 2018

A parliamentary watchdog has also suggested holding assembly with students, teachers and guardians in...

Deprived, denied, and

Deprived, denied, and

Opinion

Sun, Mar 11 2018

It’s about time we discussed our skewed inheritance laws

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

Africa

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The latest attack has also raised questions about the military's repeated claims that the Islamist militants...