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  • Govt officer ‘assaults’ fireman in Azimpur

    A government officer allegedly assaults a fireman during a rescue job in Dhaka’s Azimpur.

  • Bill Cosby charged with indecent assault

    Prosecutors in the US have charged comedian Bill Cosby with aggravated indecent assault over an alleged incident in 2004.

  • A Recipe for Disaster

    A few days ago, a Garo woman was abducted from a busy street in Kuril in the capital while she was waiting for transport and was gang raped in a moving microbus.

  • JU expels 5 BCL men over sexual assault

    Jahangirnagar University expels five Chhatra League men of the university unit on charge of sexually assaulting a female student during Pahela Baishakh celebration.

  • Opinion: Eyes wide shut

    It took four days for the police to admit that at least 20 women were sexually assaulted by a large group of men during the Pahela Baishakh celebrations at Dhaka University.

  • Attack on theatre workers at Shilpakala

    THE mindless assault on theatre workers at the Shilpakala Academy on Wednesday is an appalling example of a lapse in security at such an important cultural centre.