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Who’s even keeping count anymore?

Who’s even keeping count anymore?

Amreeta Lethe Chowdhury

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Why the silence surrounding rape?

Islamic funeral held for another sex...

Islamic funeral held for another sex...

Nation

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Nilu Parvin is the third sex worker from the brothel who received a proper Islamic funeral

Prayers for the ‘tainted women’

Prayers for the ‘tainted women’

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Sex workers have always been an integral part of society

Story of a sex worker, accepting the...

Story of a sex worker, accepting the...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Due to the extremely traumatic experience and frustration with her life, Lucky finally fled home at a...

Sold for Tk6 lakh

Sold for Tk6 lakh

Nation

Mon, Apr 15 2019

A Bangladeshi woman, promised a lucrative job, ends up in a Dubai brothel

Was a rape survivor framed as a sex...

Was a rape survivor framed as a sex...

Court

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Judge Joyoshree Samaddar has ordered a judicial probe to investigate the allegations

Sex work: Children lost in the

Sex work: Children lost in the

Law & Rights

Sat, Sep 8 2018

‘Every day they go back to their distressing job when night falls’

Sex worker mother battles conformists...

Sex worker mother battles conformists...

Showtime

Fri, Mar 16 2018

In an interview with Showtime, the film’s director Khandaker Sumon talked about his inspiration, the...

The mother they never had

The mother they never had

Bangladesh

Sat, May 13 2017

In 2010, when the shelter was first established in Savar, it was home to 22 children. Subsequently, since...

Rescued Bangladeshi sex worker's message...

Rescued Bangladeshi sex worker's message...

South Asia

Fri, May 5 2017

'I earned this money through much suffering. This money is precious. Please help me exchange it.'

‘Sex workers and traffickers need to...

‘Sex workers and traffickers need to...

Law & Rights

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Rights groups on Thursday urged the government to legalise the sex workers’ profession and ensure they...

Streetwalkers: A saga of neglect, uncertainty...

Streetwalkers: A saga of neglect, uncertainty...

Law & Rights

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Floating sex workers or streetwalkers in Bangladesh are greatly vulnerable to violence, health hazards,...

Fight HIV, not sex workers

Fight HIV, not sex workers

We need to address the social problems that make sex workers vulnerable to HIV

Education: A hope for Banishanta sex...

Education: A hope for Banishanta sex...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 23 2016

Amid the bleakness of their lives, sex workers at Banishanta Brothel in Mongla, Bagerhat have something...

Is it wrong to buy sex?

Is it wrong to buy sex?

Opinion

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Making prostitution legal may be incompatible with the idea of protecting human dignity