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DW’s the Bobs competition 2015 (#thebobs15) has given an award to the Mukto Mona blog, which means ‘freethinker’ in English. One of the bloggers of the group blogging site, Rafida Ahmed Bonya, will receive the award on June 23, 2015 at GMF (#dw_gmf). We will follow her during the visit and will include regular updates about her. So stay with us!
Date20.06.2015 | 16:10
Tags#dw_gmf, #thebobs15, Arafatul Islam, assault, Avijit Roy, bangladesh, blogger, Dr. Avijit Roy, Freethinker, Global Media Forum, Mukto-Mona, Rahida Ahmed, religious fundamentalists, The Bobs
Policemen in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, have been in the news this week after officers brutally beat and kicked a girl taking part in a protest against sexual harassment. The incident has been condemned in social media.
Date15.05.2015 | 12:12
TagsArafatul Islam, bangladesh, girl, Ismat Jahan, Lucky Akter, sexual assault, sexual harassment, women's rights
Although the Bangladeshi authorities have yet to establish the motive behind the murder of blogger Avijit Roy, his wife claims religious fundamentalists killed her husband because of his writings.
Date08.05.2015 | 11:58
An email to an Indian student from a German professor rejecting his application because of the ‘rape problem’ in India has gone viral. While many people criticized the attitude of the professor, some focused on a different aspect of the problem.
Date11.03.2015 | 17:15
A video of a father putting on pants while holding his baby in both hands has gone viral. Many people have shared the video on social media. The identity of the dad has not yet been discovered but he showed an amazing way to put on pants while holding a baby in both hands. And he took only 90 seconds to complete the job!
Date22.01.2015 | 9:24
Twitter has declared 2014 the year of the selfie. The word, which means self-portrait, has been used more than 94 million times on Twitter throughout the year. And women are more likely to take selfies than men.
Date31.12.2014 | 12:31
TagsArafatul Islam, Ellen DeGeneres, Kim Kardashian, most retweeted tweet, Paris Hilton, Selfie, Selfie stick, selfies, twitter
You will probably not believe this. It was hard for me to digest as well, but this police officer repeatedly said that girls should properly cover themselves to avoid being raped. He told this to a female journalist while sitting in a police station.
Date27.11.2014 | 10:30