International Women's Day 2018 | The Daily Star
  • WIL celebrates Int’l Women’s Day with 3-day fest

    Women in Leadership (WIL) arranges for the first time a three-day-long fest to mark the International Women’s Day at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka.

  • Yes, they can

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the country would move faster towards prosperity if men and women could work together.

  • 5 ways women can protect their health

    Thursday, March 8 marks International Women's Day, and with women at a greater risk of certain conditions than men, now is a good time for females around the world to take charge of their own health.

  • Breaking the barriers

    A room full of women -- young and old and wearing bright clothes and bindis with clinking bangles -- were in a celebratory mood on the eve of International Women's Day yesterday. Every single one of them had a success story following struggle and braking barriers.

  • Time is now!

    International Women's Day first emerged from women's labour movements at the turn of the twentieth century in North America and

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    Have a Fearless Women's Day

    As we entered the new year buoyed by the #metoo campaign and a renewed sense of awareness regarding women's rights in the work place, allow me to bring you some recipes that you can enjoy with your girl friends as you plan and plot to rule your world and assert yourself! Here's to more equal opportunities and no extra kilograms, regardless of what you eat! ladies, have a Fearless 2018 and may everyday be one for women!

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    “Concert for Women” on IWD

    Marking the International Women's Day (IWD) this year, a special concert has been arranged this year in the capital where only women are invited. Universal Medical College Hospital is organizing this “Concert for Women” at Dhanmondi's Sultana Kamal Women's Complex on Thursday, March 8.