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    5 to die for rape, double murder in Khulna

    A Khulna court sentences five people to death for killing a female bank official after gang-rape and murdering her father in Khulna city in 2015.

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    UP member among 3 held over gang-rape in Chandpur

    Police have arrested three persons, including a union parishad member, in a case filed over gang-rape of a girl in Hajiganj upazila of Chandpur.

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    6 men caught for gang-rape

    Six men were caught in the act of gang-raping two teenage girls at Benapole in Jashore yesterday, said locals.

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    Tripura girl 'gang-raped' in Bandarban

    Police arrest two people for allegedly raping a teenage indigenous girl in Bandarban.

  • Making CCTV cameras mandatory in local buses

    The 2012 Nirbhaya incident in Delhi shook the world. The aftermath of this harrowing incident not only raised concerns for female commuters but gave rise to a whole lot of similar incidents.

  • Youth held for 'gang-raping' Bagerhat schoolgirl

    A youth is detained in Mollahat upazila of Bagerhat for allegedly gang-raping a schoolgirl and uploading a video footage of the crime on the internet.

  • Woman killed after 'gang-rape' on bus

    Madhupur police arrested five staffers of an inter-district bus on charges of killing and gang-raping a law student on a moving bus Friday night.

  • RMG worker ‘gang-raped’ in Savar

    A garment worker is reportedly gang-raped by four men including her boy friend in Hemayetpur area of Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka.

  • BCL leader among 3 held for ‘gang-rape’ of 2 women

    Three people including a local leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) are arrested in connection with “gang-rape” of two women at Kotchandpur upazila of Jhenidah on May 5.

  • Bus driver confesses involvement

    Main accused of Tangail bus gang-rape Habibur Rahman Nayan, who was the driver of the vehicle, confessed to the crime in a court here yesterday.

  • 2 charged with Garo woman’s gang-rape

    Rapid Action Battalion presses charges against two persons for gang-raping a 21-year-old indigenous woman in Dhaka on May 21.

  • Girl gang-raped in Lalbagh, 1 held

    A teenage girl was gang raped by a group of youths at Lalbagh in Dhaka early today.

  • Most rape victims are minors

    A study by this paper has found that 82 percent of rape victims are under the age of 20, many of them minors. More than half of the victims were schoolgirls who were raped on their way to or from school. About twenty-two percent were sexually abused at home.

  • Forensic report confirms rape of female cop

    Forensic report of the policewoman allegedly gang-raped by her estranged husband and his cohorts on June 14 at Khilgaon finds evidence of sexual intercourse with the victim.

  • Gang-rape, again

    A woman was gang-raped by armed assailants in Jagannathpur of Sunamganj.

  • Tearing up our soul

    In the present scenario, the law puts the burden of proving the guilt on the prosecution. Unfortunately, this well recognised principle of preventing the misuse of power leads to investigators being bribed, witnesses suborned and material facts altered.

  • Outrageous gang-rape again

    Amid countrywide outrage and concern over sexual abuse against women, a girl has been gang-raped in Gazipur’s Kaliganj.

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    Two minor sisters gang raped at gunpoint

    Two minor cousins aged 12 and 13 were kidnapped and gang raped at gunpoint by five men at a village on Tuesday night

  • Protesters block Mamata's convoy in Nadia

    Angry protesters block West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's convoy after she visited the hospital to meet the gang-rape survivor in Nadia.