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30% women are abused by their husbands

A recent survey by Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics has revealed that more than one third Bangladeshi women are abused by their husbands. Most abuse cases occur in the rural areas. Women aged from twenty to thirty four are most vulnerable. United Nations has already acknowledged that sexual act with wife against her will is rape. […]

Husband tied and wife raped by dacoits

A couple rented a house of Monir Hossain of Mograpara Union of Narayanganj on 29th January. Some local youths Shahin, Shakil, Monir and Suman demanded money as tip from the couple, said money is needed to live in the area. But the couple refused to pay. Later the youths went to the house again and […]

Controversial two finger test for rape victims

Bangladesh high court has recently show caused the authority on ‘two finger test’ conducted on rape victims. Medical examination for rape victims is aimed to determine whether she was raped or not. Sometimes consensual sex is also claimed as rape case. But the law and other procedure to get justice in the male dominated world […]

One fourth of Asian men are rapist

A new survey by the United Nations reveals that one fourth men in the Asia Pacific region raped women in their life. This survey was conducted on more than ten thousand men aged between 18 to 49 in Indonesia, Cambodia, China, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Violence is a reality for women in […]

Several incidents of rape

Violence against women is not uncommon in Bangladesh. But it seems now women are being raped more than any times before. The recent trend is, women are helping to rape women in many cases. A school girl was raped with direct help from her female classmate. This incident has shocked the nation. Another college student […]

Can man rape his wife?

What is the definition of rape? Can man have forcible sex with his wife? More than one hundred and fifty year old Indian Penal Code does not recognize marital rape as a criminal offense, though more than one hundred countries in the world have criminalized marital rape. The sexual assault bill was placed in the […]

Schoolteacher murdered after rape in Rangpur

Criminals killed the schoolteacher after rape in Badarganj upazila of the district upon Saturday night. The victim, Altafunnahar Belly, 33, was the clergyman of Razarampur Naopara Registered Primary School. Victim’s father Zahidul Haque pronounced he entered the residence during about 11:00pm as great as found Belly’s physique fibbing upon the bed during her room. On […]

Woman jailed for her false allegation.

Usually when we hear about an allegation by a woman that, she was raped, we assume that she is telling the truth Because a woman speak about her harassment when she is compelled. But in the northern district Panchagarh, DNA test has saved a man from the allegation of rape. Full form of DNA is […]

Headmistress of a primary school raped by her ex husband.

Yesterday a case was filed at Bagerhat Model Police Station by a headmistress of a primary school alleging that she was raped by her ex husband. They married in 2004, she was sent to father’s house by her husband following strained relation between them. In 2006 a son was born, she filed a case demanding […]

Mobile phone camera, a tool for pornography. Part-III

When a knife is in the hand of a doctor that is life saving, when it is in the hand of a criminal it is life threatening. Camera is like a knife which is an essential tool for journalism; it also keeps memorable moments in frame. Today many cheaper mobile phone sets have camera which […]

Mobile phone camera, a tool for pornography. Part-II

When a knife is in the hand of a doctor that is life saving, when it is in the hand of a criminal it is life threatening. Camera is like a knife which is an essential tool for journalism; it also keeps memorable moments in frame. Today many cheaper mobile phone sets have camera which […]

Mobile phone camera a tool for pornography. Part-I

When a knife is in the hand of a doctor that is life saving, when it is in the hand of a criminal it is life threatening. Camera is like a knife which is an essential tool for journalism; it also keeps memorable moments in frame. Today many cheaper mobile phone sets have camera which […]

Girls sexually exploited by the Maoists?

Indian government regards Maoist movement as an anti state activity. But many renowned citizens and human right activists of India say this is a movement of deprived Indian citizens. Maoist guerillas are fighting against the government in some parts of the country. We know first casualty of war is the truth. There is always a […]

Rape as weapon of war; used by the Indian army.

Fresh new allegation of rape has risen against two Indian security personnel in the Indian administrated Kashmir. A 25 year old married woman alleged that she was abducted and raped by two Indian army personnel. This new incident created tension in the revolt hit region. Several Kashmiri groups fighting for independence called strike demanding independent […]