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HRW: UN improperly collected and shared...

HRW: UN improperly collected and shared...

World

Tue, Jun 15 2021

The global rights group interviewed 24 Rohingya refugees between September 2020 and March 2021 about...

UN experts to G7: Ensure vaccine access...

UN experts to G7: Ensure vaccine access...

World

Wed, Jun 9 2021

They also urged pharmaceutical companies to join WHO's Covid-19 Technology Access Pool 

FAO: Highest jump in world food prices...

FAO: Highest jump in world food prices...

World

Fri, Jun 4 2021

The FAO’s food price index has now risen for 12 consecutive months to reach its highest value since...

UNHCR: Bhashan Char much better than...

UNHCR: Bhashan Char much better than...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jun 2 2021

UN officials praise PM Hasina for her role in tackling the Rohingya crisis

Brac to distribute 13 million masks...

Brac to distribute 13 million masks...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 1 2021

Many people uninterested in mask wearing due to lack of awareness, affordability 

Dhaka calls for global leaders’ concerted...

Dhaka for unified efforts to fight climate...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 31 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s leadership in fighting against climate change praised

ED: The right to health means the right...

ED: The right to health means the right...

Editorial

Sat, May 29 2021

This problem could to a great extent be solved by allowing these nations to make their own vaccines

OP-ED: Leveraging the power of youth...

OP-ED: Leveraging the power of youth...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Sat, May 29 2021

Peacekeepers work tirelessly in the world’s toughest spots. They deserve our support

Dhaka seeks strong global resolve to...

Dhaka seeks strong global resolve to...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 21 2021

Bangladesh also calls for engaging with all relevant actors to ensure early implementation of the Roadmap,...

US: Ready to help Israel, Palestinians...

US ready to help Israel, Palestinians...

World

Mon, May 17 2021

Washington - a strong ally of Israel - has been isolated at the United Nations over its objection to...

Experts, activists urge Bangladesh to...

‘Dismantle barbed wire fence around...

Nation

Tue, May 11 2021

Refugees have been complaining that the barbed wire fence adversely impacted their lives and...

UN envoy to make Myanmar diplomatic...

UN's Myanmar envoy for diploamtic...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Nearly 60 media workers have been detained or charged while covering the coup since February 1

UN: 27.3m facing hunger crisis in DR...

UN: 27.3m facing hunger crisis in DR...

Africa

Wed, Apr 7 2021

One in three people, are now critically dealing with hunger despite having immense natural wealth

Foreign envoys visit Bhasan Char

Foreign envoys visit Bhasan Char

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 3 2021

The 13,000 acre island has modern amenities, fresh water year-round, a beautiful lake and proper infrastructure...

OP-ED: We see equal

OP-ED: We see equal

OP-ED Contributor

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Women’s leadership as a catalyst for change

Covid-19: Sheikh Hasina seeks global...

Sheikh Hasina seeks global action against...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 29 2021

Strong leadership from G7, G20, OECD countries needed, prime minister says

UN, Australia clears $24m for Rohingyas...

UN, Australia clears $24m for fire-affected...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Mar 25 2021

The Kutupalong camp network, which is home to the vast majority of over 800,000 Rohingya refugees, is...

Davies made UN refugee ambassador

Davies made UN refugee ambassador

Sports

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Davies has been appointed as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Refugee Agency

Kenya orders closure of refugee camps,...

Kenya orders closure of refugee camps,...

World

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The decision would have an impact on the protection of refugees in Kenya, including in the context of...

UN: Boom in innovation for overcoming...

UN: Boom in innovation for overcoming...

World

Wed, Mar 24 2021

Only 1 in 10 people globally currently have access to the assistive products they need

Unicef: Covid-19 disruptions killed...

Unicef: Covid-19 disruptions killed...

Coronavirus

Wed, Mar 17 2021

With some 420 million children in South Asia out of school due to the pandemic, the report also warned...