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The diplomacy question in South...

The diplomacy question in South...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Lines of communication between leaders of Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan need to be open

Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated...

Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated...

North America

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Pompeo also proposed nearly doubling those promoted to the third rank

Diplomacy drives down border

Diplomacy drives down border

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Diplomatic ties between Bangladesh and India have improved over the last few years, positively impacting...

Nepal embarks on ‘rhino diplomacy’ with...

Nepal embarks on ‘rhino diplomacy’ with...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Nepal is seeking closer ties and much-needed energy and infrastructure investment from China

Basketball diplomacy: South Korea teams...

Basketball diplomacy: South Korea teams...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 3 2018

The last basketball friendly took place in 2003 in Pyongyang when a gym bankrolled by the South's...

US: India talks a priority after postponing...

US: India talks a priority after postponing...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 28 2018

The US move has threatened a proposed $6 billion air defence missile deal that India is negotiating with...

Handshakes that shook the world

Handshakes that shook the world

World

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Here are some other handshakes that shook the world

Building bridges

Building bridges

Editorial

Fri, May 25 2018

The Bangladesh Bhavan is symbolic of how far Bangladesh has come in recent times

A resurgent Bangladesh

A resurgent Bangladesh

Bangladesh can take care of itself

Russia says spy poisoning could be 'in...

Russia says spy poisoning could be 'in...

Europe

Mon, Apr 2 2018

The counterclaims from Moscow came as the last Russian diplomats were set to leave the countries where...

A diplomatic failure

A diplomatic failure

Opinion

Sun, Feb 18 2018

The case for a comprehensive clean-up of our diplomatic bureaucracy

Modi inaugurates summit and a temple...

Modi inaugurates summit and a temple...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Later on Sunday, Modi flew to Oman where he met Sultan Qaboos and members of the Indian community in...

Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit...

Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 10 2018

Modi and his entourage had flown in by helicopter from Jordan, landing near Abbas's Ramallah headquarters...

British embassy building in Bangkok...

British embassy building in Bangkok...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 4 2018

The 1920s building was purchased by property firm Hongkong Land and Thai conglomerate Central Group

Fear and diplomacy fuel Qatar's military...

Fear and diplomacy fuel Qatar's military...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 2 2018

Qatari officials admit privately they were stunned when the crisis began, taken completely unaware by...

Are our diplomats good enough?

Are our diplomats good enough?

Opinion

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Diplomacy is a specific skill -- we can’t expect our politicians to be good at it

Ecuador grants citizenship to WikiLeaks...

Ecuador grants citizenship to WikiLeaks...

Europe

Thu, Jan 11 2018

Ecuador's Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa told a press conference in Quito that Assange, an...

2017 in review: Dhaka shines in bilateral...

2017 in review: Dhaka shines in bilateral...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Dec 31 2017

'Overall, it appears that Bangladesh has not succeeded in using its geopolitical and geostrategic importance...

The age of diplomacy

The age of diplomacy

Abdul Hannan , Abdul Hannan

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Our men and women in the foreign service need our support

Trump poised to oust top diplomat...

Trump poised to oust top diplomat...

North America

Thu, Nov 30 2017

It was not clear Thursday whether the president had given final approval to the reported cabinet...

Do the right thing

Do the right thing

Zahin Hasan , Zahin Hasan

Mon, Oct 9 2017

The only thing to do in good conscience is to make the Rohingya feel welcome here