sexual harassment

October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020

51-year-old man arrested for sexually abusing 5-year-old

Police today arrested a man on charge of sexually abusing a five-year-old girl in the capital’s Kafrul area.

October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020

Former bank official sent to jail for sexually abusing four children in Lalmonirhat

A former bank official has been sent to jail on charges of sexually abusing four children in Lalmonirhat’s Kaliganj upazila after he surrendered before the court yesterday.

October 11, 2020
October 11, 2020

Anti-rape protest continues for seventh consecutive day

Anti-rape protests continued across the country for the seventh consecutive day today as different organisations took to the streets demonstrating against rape, sexual harassment and violence...

March 10, 2020
March 10, 2020

Man held for harassing JnU student on Women’s Day

Police have arrested one in a case over sexual harassment of a student of Jagannath University (JnU) inside a running bus on the International Women's Day observed lately.

March 10, 2020
March 10, 2020

A day in the life of a woman in this city

For a girl or a woman living in Dhaka city, the possibility of being sexually harassed is a reality she has lived with from a very early age.

February 25, 2020
February 25, 2020

Teacher held for sexually harassing boy in Rangpur

Police yesterday arrested a madrasa teacher for allegedly harassing an 11-year-old boy in Rangpur’s Kaunia upazila.

February 20, 2020
February 20, 2020

Sexual harassment: HC asks to suspend Rajshahi schoolteacher

The High Court has directed the authorities concerned to suspend Md Durul Huda, a teacher of Rajshahi University School and College, who allegedly sexually harassed a student in October last year.

December 22, 2019
December 22, 2019

JS bodies to address sexual harassment of female expats

The parliamentary standing committee on home, foreign affairs and expatriate welfare and overseas employment will hold joint meeting to discuss repression and sexual harassment against Bangladeshi...

December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019

Harassment allegation: Man goes under wheels while getting off bus to avert arrest

A man is crushed under the wheels of a bus when he was hurriedly getting down of the vehicle after two women passengers brought allegation against him of sexual harassment in Chattogram city.

November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019

Minister criticised for failure to stop female expats’ torture in KSA

Expatriate Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Imran Ahmed has been criticised by three opposition lawmakers in parliament for the ministry’s failure to stop torture and sexual harassment of...