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8 dead as migrant boat capsizes off...

8 dead as migrant boat capsizes off...

Europe

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Migrant arrivals in the Canary Islands have surged to 17,000 this year -- 10 times last year's...

Report: Amount of plastic dumped in...

Plastic dumped in Med to double in 20...

Europe

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Egypt, Italy and Turkey are the countries that release the most plastic into the sea

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

Africa

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The North African country has become a key embarkation point for migrants attempting death-defying voyages...

Pandemic deepens North Africa despair...

Pandemic deepens N Africa despair behind...

Africa

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Frustration is rife among young people across the Arab world, said the latest annual Arab Youth...

Bangladeshis among 22 migrants rescued...

Libya Shipwreck: Bangladeshis among...

Middle East

Sat, Sep 26 2020

The boat had set off from the town of Zliten, east of the Libyan capital of Tripoli, late on...

Turkey, Greece agree to talks on Mediterranean...

Turkey, Greece agree to talks on Mediterranean...

Europe

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Turkey has also extended the mission of another research vessel in disputed waters off Cyprus until October...

Nato: Greece, Turkey agree de-escalation...

Nato: Greece, Turkey agree de-escalation...

Europe

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Nato's announcement came after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged the sides to reduce tensions...

EU urged to share refugees as boat tragedies...

EU urged to share refugees as boat tragedies...

Europe

Tue, Oct 8 2019

The meeting came after a boat packed with around 50 migrants capsized Monday off Italy's island of...

A humane approach to illegal...

A humane approach to illegal...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Sep 1 2019

A tragic drama is unfolding in Europe

37 Bangladeshis among migrants rescued...

37 Bangladeshis among migrants rescued...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Rescuers brought to shore all 71 passengers, including 37 citizens from Bangladesh, eight Moroccans,...

HC seeks report over deaths of Bangladeshis...

HC seeks report over deaths of Bangladeshis...

Court

Tue, Jul 2 2019

Expatriate Welfare ministry has formed a high powered inter-ministerial committee to probe the...

HC again orders probe report for deaths...

HC again orders probe report for deaths...

Court

Tue, Jul 2 2019

Expatriate Welfare ministry has formed a high powered inter-ministerial committee to probe the...

HC inquires about action taken over...

HC inquires about action taken over...

Court

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Earlier on June 17, a writ was filed seeking directives against those responsible for the deaths

3 survivors of Tunisia capsize return...

3 survivors of Tunisia capsize return...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 24 2019

A Turkish Airlines flight transported the survivors home

37 Bangladeshis confirmed dead in Tunisia...

37 Bangladeshis confirmed dead in Tunisia...

Nation

Sun, May 12 2019

BDRCS opens hotlines to restore family links

Dozens of migrants drown off Tunisia...

Dozens of migrants drown off Tunisia...

Europe

Sat, May 11 2019

It was one the deadliest shipwrecks involving migrants trying to reach Europe in 2019

Make reefs, not war

Make reefs, not war

D2

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Lebanon is sinking tanks in the Mediterranean to make new reefs

Spain offers to dock migrant ship at...

Spain offers to take in stranded migrant...

Europe

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Under EU rules migrants must apply for asylum in the European country where they first arrive

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean...

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean...

World

Mon, Jun 4 2018

The latest shipwreck is the most deadly in the Mediterranean since February 2 when 90 people drowned...

Libya coastguard rescues nearly 300...

Libya coastguard rescues nearly 300...

World

Thu, Nov 2 2017

The 299 migrants, who included 40 women and 19 children, were picked up early Tuesday in Mediterranean...