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Russia ready to help Venezuela resolve...

Russia ready to help Venezuela resolve...

Latin America

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Moscow has invested billions of dollars into Venezuela's economy and oil production

Netherlands for putting pressure on...

Netherlands for putting pressure on...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Dec 17 2018

Welcoming the new Dutch envoy, Sheikh Hasina recalled the support of the Netherlands during the 1971...

Yemen's Houthis set to head to Sweden...

Yemen's Houthis set to head to Sweden...

Middle East

Tue, Dec 4 2018

The nearly four-year-old conflict, which has killed thousands and spawned the world's most urgent...

Rohingya migrant boat lands in...

Rohingya migrant boat lands in...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 4 2018

It is the latest in a series of boat departures from Myanmar and Bangladesh, from where Rohingya Muslims...

Sri Lanka parliament halts ministers'...

Sri Lanka parliament halts ministers'...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 30 2018

Foreign countries have yet to recognize the new government

Russia-Ukraine tensions soar after confrontation...

Russia-Ukraine tensions soar after confrontation...

Europe

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Russian vessels boarded and captured the ships on Sunday, accusing them of illegally entering Russian...

Sri Lanka president suffers latest setback...

Sri Lanka president suffers latest setback...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 23 2018

Sri Lanka has been politically paralysed since October 26 when President Maithripala Sirisena sacked...

Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end...

Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 18 2018

The Indian Ocean nation has been paralysed since October 26 when Sirisena deposed Ranil Wickremesinghe...

Locals panic as riverbank collapses...

Locals panic as riverbank collapses...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 28 2018

15 people had died due to the erosion in the past year alone

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

In his first address to parliament, the famously straight-talking Win Myint has said he would focus on...

Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries...

Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries...

World

Fri, Mar 30 2018

The moves are in retaliation to a coordinated expulsion of Russian diplomats by Britain and its allies...

Communicating properly when in...

Communicating properly when in...

Opinion

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Communication takes precedence when lives are at risk

Pakistan could face economic pain from...

Pakistan could face economic pain from...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Pakistan last month shrugged off a US aid suspension worth $2 billion. But inclusion on the FATF watchlist...

Enough water for everyone

Enough water for everyone

SM Saify Iqbal

Tue, Jan 23 2018

How can we solve the water crisis in the city?

Water, water everywhere

Water, water everywhere

Mohammad Norul Alam Raju

Sat, Dec 30 2017

It is time to take a closer look at our water crisis

'Action plan needed with NGOs and media...

'Action plan needed with NGOs and media...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Interaction of humanitarian actors in a flexible setting on selected strategic topics was necessary for...

Yemeni lives matter

Yemeni lives matter

Nisha Ali

Wed, Nov 1 2017

The violence taking place in Yemen has largely been ignored

UK regulator orders Sonali Bank UK to...

UK regulator orders Sonali Bank UK to...

Banks

Tue, Oct 24 2017

The crisis deepened further when the FCA launched a probe against the CEO over a loan scam in...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Food crisis forcing pythons to migrate...

Nation

Wed, Aug 23 2017

30 pythons were found in human habitats over the past two years, with 25 in Mirsarai alone

US-North Korea crisis tests Cold War's...

US-North Korea crisis tests Cold War's...

World

Mon, Aug 14 2017

The arms race between United States and the then Soviet Union saw a proliferation of nuclear warheads...

Averting a food crisis

Averting a food crisis

Editorial

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The government must also look at the big picture, and prevent food prices from shooting up in this...