• Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
  • Last Update : 11:01 pm
UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

World

Sat, Sep 22 2018

The United Nations has 96,000 peacekeepers serving in 14 missions worldwide

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Mayor of Nagasaki Tomihisa Taue also issued a passionate call for denuclearization

Guterres calls for more pressure on...

Guterres calls for more pressure on...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The UN chief says the international community is yet to provide sufficient support to the refugees

Antonio Guterres: UN to put more pressure...

Antonio Guterres: UN to put more pressure...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jul 1 2018

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim also met with the prime minister at the same time

UN chief, World Bank president to visit...

UN, World Bank chiefs to visit...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 30 2018

The two visitors will meet with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and other top officials

UN chief warns of risk of war in...

UN chief warns of risk of war in...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 19 2018

The United Nations considers the expansion of settlements on land earmarked for a future Palestinian...

UN chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important...

UN chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important...

World

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Trump and Kim signed a joint statement in which Pyongyang pledged to 'work toward complete denuclearisation...

PM Hasina urges UN to help repatriate...

PM Hasina urges UN to help repatriate...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 6 2018

The UN secretary general phoned Sheikh Hasina at 9:25pm

Israel rejects calls for independent...

Israel rejects calls for independent...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 1 2018

May 14 will mark 70 years since the creation of Israel and is when the United States is expected to open...

Regime sends more forces to Ghouta as...

Regime sends more forces to Ghouta as...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Nearly half of the food aid could not be delivered and Syrian authorities removed some medical and health...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Veteran economist Aung Tun Thet said villages were being bulldozed to make it easier for the government...

UN urges to end female genital...

UN urges to end female genital...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

'Over 200 million women and girls alive today have experienced female genital mutilation in 30 countries...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

North America

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Miroslav Lajcak of Slovakia, the current UN General Assembly president, said on Sunday that he regretted...

UN: World might see largest famine in...

UN: World might see largest famine in...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The United Nations and international aid organisations have long criticised the coalition for blocking...

Bangladesh finance minister seeks UN...

Bangladesh finance minister seeks UN...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Oct 11 2017

Muhith invited Antonio Guteress to visit Bangladesh as soon as possible

UN chief condoles death of Bangladeshi...

UN chief condoles death of Bangladeshi...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 30 2017

'I am writing to convey to your Government and to the bereaved families my heartfelt condolences on this...

Half of UN Security Council ask Guterres...

Half of UN Security Council ask Guterres...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 23 2017

More than 422,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 25, when attacks...

Nations start signing nuke ban treaty...

Nations start signing nuke ban treaty...

World

Wed, Sep 20 2017

More than 120 countries approved the nuclear ban in early July over strong opposition from nuclear-armed...

New misconduct allegations hang over...

New misconduct allegations hang over...

World

Tue, Sep 19 2017

In March, the secretary-general announced new measures to tackle the problem, including a new focus on...

Trump pushes UN reform as world leaders...

Trump pushes UN reform as world leaders...

World

Mon, Sep 18 2017

US Ambassador Nikki Haley was a driving force behind a $600m cut to the UN peacekeeping budget this...

Aung San Suu Kyi has a ‘last chance’...

Aung San Suu Kyi has a ‘last chance’...

World

Sun, Sep 17 2017

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told BBC that unless she acted now, the tragedy will...