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OP-ED: The Chinese dilemma

OP-ED: The Chinese dilemma

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Bangladesh and China have not always enjoyed a favourable relationship

How close is Iran to producing a nuclear...

How close is Iran to producing a nuclear...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Tehran began breaching the JCPOA's curbs last year in a step-by-step response to President Trump's...

Iran assassination could undercut Biden's...

Iran assassination could undercut Biden's...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Trump has retweeted others' comments on the incident, including at least one that said the scientist...

Brexit talks resume in London as clock...

Brexit talks resume in London

Europe

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Both parties warned on Friday that success was not guaranteed

PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on...

PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on...

Africa

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The TPLF dominated Ethiopian politics until Abiy rose to power in 2018

Virus, spies and wine: Australia-China...

Australia-China relations in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Australia is among Western allies, the so-called 'Five Eyes,' accusing China of violating its...

Britain says Brexit trade deal can be...

Britain: Brexit trade deal can be...

Europe

Thu, Nov 26 2020

EU sources said Barnier himself may travel to London later on for more discussions with his British counterpart,...

S Korea, China top diplomats vow to...

S Korea, China top diplomats vow to...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 26 2020

The ministerial talks come as both countries explore the possibility of Xi visiting Seoul

Biden pushes new approach to EU in calls...

Biden pushes new approach to EU in calls...

Europe

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Biden has already spoken to a host of European leaders bilaterally

Momen: Promote public diplomacy, tell...

Momen: Promote public diplomacy, tell...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Momen said that they are working hard to change the narratives and show the world what Bangladesh is...

UN chief warns Yemen in imminent danger...

UN chief warns Yemen in imminent danger...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The UN describes Yemen as the world's largest humanitarian crisis, with 80% of the people in need...

Top US official to visit Taiwan

Top US official to visit Taiwan

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

In August, health chief Alex Azar became the highest-ranking US official to visit Taiwan

Virus case halts face-to-face Brexit...

Virus case halts face-to-face Brexit...

Europe

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Both Barnier and Frost have previously caught the coronavirus and emerged safely from isolation

Western allies say China broke Hong...

‘China broke Hong Kong deal by ousting...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 19 2020

China promised to rule Hong Kong via a ‘One Country, Two Systems’ until 2047

Bahrain urges Israel-Palestinian peace...

Bahrain urges Israel-Palestinian peace...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 19 2020

Pompeo, on a farewell visit to close ally Israel, did not address Israel's dispute with the...

India's Modi calls Biden to advance...

Modi calls Biden to advance strategic...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 19 2020

During the telephone call, Modi also extended his best wishes to Vice President-elect Kamala Harris

Israel, Bahrain agree to open...

Israel, Bahrain agree to open...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 18 2020

By the end of 2020 Bahraini citizens will be able to apply online for a visa to visit Israel

After Trump, Europe aims to show Biden...

Europe aims to show Biden it can fight...

Europe

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The EU has been working since December 2017 to develop more firepower independently of the US

UN General Assembly president assails...

UN General Assembly president assails...

World

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Security Council has held few meetings devoted to the...

Pompeo: Europe, US need to work together...

'Europe, US need to work together to...

North America

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Pompeo told Le Figaro the US administration had still work to do to maintain pressure on Iran

Pompeo heads to see allies who are turning...

Pompeo heads on a seven-nation trip...

North America

Sat, Nov 14 2020

World leaders have shown no doubt about the election, in which Biden was projected to have unseated Trump...