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  • Rising child rape incidents

    A number of human rights organisations have expressed concerns over rising incidents of child rape at a protest rally on April 25 at the central Shaheed Minar. According to their statistics, in just the last three months, as many as 99 children became victims of rape all over the country.

  • 6 years old Child raped in Bogra

    6-yr-old raped in Bogra

    A six-year-old kindergarten student is allegedly raped in Bogra’s Shibganj upazila.

  • India approves death penalty for child rapists

    The Indian government yesterday approved the death penalty for child rapists, after the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old

  • raped girl in Narayanganj

    5yr old girl ‘raped’ in Faridpur

    A five-year-old girl is allegedly raped by a man in Faridpur Medical College Hospital of Faridpur Sadar.

  • Storm over Philippines president candidate's rape comment

    A video of leading Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte joking about a murdered Australian rape victim provokes a storm of protest.

  • Varsity admission seeker ‘raped’ in Dhaka

    Two youths allegedly rape a university admission seeker at a Moghbazar residential hotel in Dhaka.

  • Justice elusive to abused children

    The one-stop crisis centres (OCC), formed in 2001 to facilitate medical treatment, police assistance, social services, legal assistance and counselling for women and children who were victims of repression, have reportedly been reduced to providing medical services only.

  • Child rape: SC commutes death for child convict

    The Supreme Court commutes death penalty of a convict to imprisonment until death over rape and murder of a child in Manikganj.