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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

US expulsion of Cuban diplomats includes...

US expulsion of Cuban diplomats includes...

North America

Fri, Oct 6 2017

US companies flocked to Cuba in the wake of the detente former Democratic president Barack Obama agreed...

All eyes on New York

All eyes on New York

Editorial

Mon, Sep 18 2017

What Suu Kyi says in her speech today may be significant for Bangladesh, and we may have to make some...

The greatest iniquity

The greatest iniquity

Sharif Hasan , Sharif Hasan

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Diplomacy is needed -- China and India don’t belong in the same box

How to maximise Bangladesh’s leverage...

How to maximise Bangladesh’s leverage...

Shafquat Rabbee , Shafquat Rabbee

Tue, Sep 12 2017

The world is taking note of how Bangladesh handles the Rohingya crisis

What India stands to lose

What India stands to lose

Opinion

Wed, Aug 16 2017

China can do a lot of damage to India

Both Korean leaders, US signal turn...

Both Korean leaders, US signal turn...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 15 2017

South Korean President Moon Jae-in urged North Korea to stop provocations and to commit to talks over...

A step forward in diplomacy

A step forward in diplomacy

Opinion

Tue, Aug 8 2017

Kudos to the Foreign Ministry for taking the initiative

US embassy in Moscow says locked out...

US embassy in Moscow says locked out...

World

Tue, Aug 1 2017

Moscow has said it is taking it back as part of retaliatory measures after Washington approved a fresh...

British royals on Brexit diplomacy tour...

British royals on Brexit diplomacy tour...

Europe

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Kate and William will visit the European Solidarity Centre museum, which tells the story of the Soviet...