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FIFA boss urges zero tolerance for child abuse

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has called for "zero tolerance" of child abuse in football and promised to look into ways the global governing body can do more to prevent it in the wake of the scandal sweeping the game in England.

May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022

“If you want your child back, tell me where my wife is”

After Rashedul Islam’s wife eloped with a man, he was desperate to get her back. Rashed and his wife have a seven-year-old child.

December 8, 2016
December 8, 2016

FIFA boss urges zero tolerance for child abuse

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has called for "zero tolerance" of child abuse in football and promised to look into ways the global governing body can do more to prevent it in the wake of the scandal sweeping the game in England.

October 19, 2016
October 19, 2016

Proud Cook admits to wrench of leaving family

Alastair Cook admits to questioning how much longer he can extend his record-breaking England career, torn between the pride of playing for his country and the wrench of being parted from his young family.

August 26, 2016
August 26, 2016

Olympian sells Rio medal to save boy battling cancer

Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski, who took silver at the Rio Olympics, says that he auctioned off his medal this week to fund treatment for a three-year-old boy struck with cancer.

June 24, 2016
June 24, 2016

‘Britain underestimating number of child abuse victims’

Hollywood actor David Schwimmer says Britain is underestimating the number of children who are victims of sexual abuse.

May 8, 2016
May 8, 2016

Apple links up with Facebook to help you honour mom

In honour of Mother's Day, Apple creates a site that allows anyone to add a photo of their own mother to a rolling slideshow of mothers from around the world.

March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016

Child dies, hit by rod falling from building

Yet another life is lost because of construction work without safety measures. This time, a kid was killed at West Hazipara in the city's Rampura.

February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016

Boy gets stuck in vending machine in Australia

A boy from Australia's remote far north spent six hours stuck in the first vending machine he had ever seen.

February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016

Sex assault: Gaibandha primary school headmaster suspended

The headmaster of a primary school in Fulchhari upazila of Gaibandha has been suspended over allegation of sexually harassing a class V student.

November 17, 2015
November 17, 2015

4 to die for killing Ctg schoolboy

A Chittagong court today handed down death penalty to four persons for abducting and killing a primary school boy in 2012.