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#Womenwill

Being a woman meant landing in Tokyo at 6:30 in the morning, catching up with a dear friend over a coffee in her car while being picked up from the airport, ending up at the Hotel at 9:00, only to...

February 6, 2016
February 6, 2016

Woman killed as truck hits her at Sabujbagh

An unidentified woman is killed after a truck hit her at Sabujbagh in Dhaka.

January 9, 2016
January 9, 2016

Irresponsibility of cops blamed

“Irresponsible attitude” of cops mainly led to the killing of four of the locals protesting the brutality on a woman and her son at Kalihati upazila in Tangail in September last year, said an...

January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016

Gayle faces expulsion from Big Bash

West Indian cricketer Chris Gayle faces expulsion from the Big Bash League in Australia if an investigation confirms that he exposed himself to an Australian woman.

October 26, 2015
October 26, 2015

Indian 'mystery woman': Family not mine

A young deaf and mute Indian womanwho was stranded in Pakistan for a decade has returned home, but said the family she identified in photos was not hers.

October 9, 2015
October 9, 2015

Child dies in China escalator accident

A four-year-old boy in the Chinese city of Chongqing has died after becoming wedged under an escalator handrail at a subway station.

September 10, 2015
September 10, 2015

Trial begins in rape case against Indian director

A court on Wednesday began trial in a rape case against Mahmood Farooqui, the director of "Peepli Live".

June 23, 2015
June 23, 2015

Skinny jeans given health warning

Skinny jeans can seriously damage muscles and nerves, doctors have said.

June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015

Hijras, ethnic groups to get SME loans

Hijras, differently abled persons, and ethnic groups of Bangladesh will receive bank loans for setting up their own business from now on.

May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015

IS claims blast killing four at Saudi mosque

Islamic State claims responsibility for a bombing that killed four people at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday.

May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015

Pakistan's Punjab okays bill to protect women

Punjab cabinet gave its nod to bill for protecting female victims of violence and setting up vigilance committees to monitor implementation of steps proposed under National Action Plan.