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Brave, bold and change-making

Brave, bold and change-making

People

Wed, Mar 8 2017

For International Women's Day 2017, the Dhaka Tribune interviewed some of the trend-setting, trail-blazing...

Speak up, be bold, be the change

Speak up, be bold, be the change

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 8 2017

Women’s Day was officially ratified by the United Nations in 1977

Women running all points for special...

Women running all points for special...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 7 2017

This is a landmark event in the history of aviation in Bangladesh

The fight is far from over

The fight is far from over

Editorial

Tue, Mar 7 2017

This International Women’s Day, let us not just work to celebrate women and their rights, but to also...

Until we break the shackles

Until we break the shackles

The women’s rights movement is not a singular entity, but it must express itself as one voice

Trump administration considering separating...

Trump administration considering separating...

North America

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Part of the reason for the proposal is to deter mothers from migrating to the United States with their...

The rot within

The rot within

Sabrina Fatma Ahmad

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Are things really getting better for women in Bangladesh?

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Development

Mon, Feb 20 2017

The World Bank has committed $300 million for the programme, which will benefit over one million...

Can you feel the love?

Can you feel the love?

Meghna Alam

Sat, Feb 18 2017

Love resides in the small things

Kumaratunga: Sri Lanka war widows face...

Kumaratunga: Sri Lanka war widows face...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 15 2017

At least 100,000 Sri Lankans lost their lives during the conflict that saw horrific abuses by both...

OBR honours success of Bangladeshi women...

OBR honours success of Bangladeshi women...

Law & Rights

Tue, Feb 14 2017

One Billion Rising (OBR) honoured archers Hira Moni and Bonna Akter, who have established their names...

Make Bangladesh safe for women

Make Bangladesh safe for women

Editorial

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Gender-based violence has no place in a civilised society -- the government must take the issue more...

What about the women?

What about the women?

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Why is violence against women still so prevalent?

Afghan woman mutilated by husband seeks...

Afghan woman mutilated by husband seeks...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 2 2017

An Afghan woman whose husband cut off her ears said on Thursday she was seeking donations for treatment...

Putting an end to the culture of...

Putting an end to the culture of...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 1 2017

The cabinet’s approval of the draft of the new anti-dowry law is a welcome legislation, with a provision...

10 organising hacks for every working...

10 organising hacks for every working...

D2

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Cleaning out that junk is no more a long shot

Improving public transport is the...

Improving public transport is the...

Editorial

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Women-only buses can give women the option of commuting with a feeling of safety. However, it is not...

Magura women quietly being lifted out...

Magura women quietly being lifted out...

Development

Tue, Dec 20 2016

Hundreds of ultra poor women are being lifted out of poverty in Magura under a joint program by the Ministry...

Terrorist Marjan’s wife gives birth...

Terrorist Marjan’s wife gives birth...

Crime

Tue, Dec 20 2016

Afrin Akhter, alias Fatema Ferdous, wife of JMB leader Nurul Islam Marjan, was taken to Dhaka Medical...

Alarming rise in child abuse

Alarming rise in child abuse

Crime

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Child rape was up by 161% in 2015 compared to the year before

84% of women commuters experience sexual...

84% of women commuters experience sexual...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Women commuters in Bangladesh face consistent sexual harassment when in public, severely limiting their...