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Bangladesh praised for Rohingya aid...

Bangladesh praised for Rohingya aid...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, May 15 2018

The 3rd Cycle of Universal Periodic Review of Bangladesh was held at the 30th session

US, Russia clash at UN over chemical...

US, Russia clash at UN over chemical...

World

Wed, Apr 11 2018

Moscow and Washington halted attempts by each other in the UN Security Council to set up international...

Dhaka seeks stronger UN role in resolving...

Dhaka seeks stronger UN role in resolving...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Mar 24 2018

State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam re-invited the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres...

UN Committee lauds Bangladesh’s achievements...

UN Committee lauds Bangladesh’s achievements...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The recognition came at the 63rd session of the committee for the International Covenant on Economic,...

US Holocaust museum rescinds award to...

US Holocaust museum rescinds award to...

World

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The United Nations and human rights organizations have collected evidence of widespread abuses by the...

UN expert: Children at risk of being...

UN expert: Children at risk of being...

World

Wed, Mar 7 2018

de Boer-Buquicchio said children are not goods or services that the state can guarantee or provide

Shooting in Brazil kills at least 14...

Shooting in Brazil kills at least 14...

World

Sun, Jan 28 2018

At least another six people were injured and are hospitalized in Fortaleza, said Andre Costa, who heads...

UN shifts food aid from east Africa...

UN shifts food aid from east Africa...

World

Thu, Jan 18 2018

The four east African nations provide sanctuary for millions fleeing drought in the Horn of Africa and...

UN preparing guidelines to help cabin...

UN preparing guidelines to help cabin...

World

Fri, Jan 5 2018

In 2017, the UN International Labour Organization (ILO) estimated that some 40.3 million people worldwide...

US targets Iran over deadly unrest

US targets Iran over deadly unrest

World

Fri, Jan 5 2018

Some Tehranis said US claims they were desperate for freedom were overblown

UN Security Council to meet Friday on...

UN Security Council to meet Friday on...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 5 2018

The US formally requested the meeting on Thursday

US hails UN budget cuts as 'step in...

US hails UN budget cuts as 'step in...

World

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The United States is by far the largest contributor to the UN budget, providing for 22% of the core...

UN passes new resolution on Myanmar...

UN passes new resolution on Myanmar...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 25 2017

China, Russia, Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines and Vietnam joined Myanmar in voting against the measure...

UN Security Council imposes new North...

UN Security Council imposes new North...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 23 2017

The US-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and...

After US veto, UN assembly to vote on...

After US veto, UN assembly to vote on...

World

Wed, Dec 20 2017

Turkey and Yemen requested the urgent meeting of the 193-nation assembly on behalf of the Arab group...

UN rights chief slams 'peddling of fear'...

UN rights chief slams 'peddling of fear'...

World

Tue, Dec 19 2017

In an interview with AFP, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein warned of a general...

US vetoes UN resolution rejecting Trump's...

US vetoes UN resolution rejecting Trump's...

World

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Key US allies Britain, France, Italy, Japan and Ukraine were among the 14 countries in the 15-member...

UN's Zeid toughens warning of 'genocide'...

UN's Zeid toughens warning of 'genocide'...

World

Mon, Dec 18 2017

Myanmar denies committing atrocities against the Rohingya and has previously rejected UN criticism for...

UN to vote Monday on measure rejecting...

UN to vote Monday on measure rejecting...

World

Mon, Dec 18 2017

Israel seized control of the eastern part of the city in the 1967 Middle East war and sees all of Jerusalem...

UN council weighs measure rejecting...

UN council weighs measure rejecting...

World

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Egypt circulated the draft text on Saturday, and diplomats said the council could vote on the proposed...

UN chief presses for release of arrested...

UN chief presses for release of arrested...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The United Nations has branded the military’s campaign in Rakhine State 'a textbook example of ethnic...