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News Analysis: China, Russia and India...

China, Russia and India at it

World

Sun, Jan 3 2021

Bangladesh continues to fail to persuade what it describes as “very good friends” to back...

UN experts: US pardons for Blackwater...

UN experts: US pardons for Blackwater...

North America

Wed, Dec 30 2020

On December 22, US President Trump pardoned 4 Blackwater Worldwide contractors, who were prosecuted and...

WHO: $28bn ACT project needed to end...

WHO: $28bn needed to end pandemic

World

Wed, Dec 16 2020

ACT meeting received welcome news of a $255 million contribution from Canada, but it plans to meet again...

UN calls for more climate finance for...

UN calls for more climate finance

World

Sun, Dec 13 2020

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley said the Covid-19 crisis was consuming resources that had been intended...

UN chief urges global summit to declare...

UN chief urges global summit to declare...

World

Sat, Dec 12 2020

UN warned this week that temperatures remain on course to rise more than 3°C this century

First foreign aid convoy reaches Tigray...

First foreign aid convoy reaches Tigray...

Africa

Sat, Dec 12 2020

Ethiopia had restricted access to Tigray, and a communications blackout has made it difficult to evaluate...

Europeans, US accuse N Korea of using...

Europeans, US accuse N Korea of using...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 12 2020

North Korea has repeatedly rejected accusations of human rights abuses and blames sanctions for a dire...

Int'l community urged to integrate migrants’...

Dhaka for integrating migrants’ health...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Dec 11 2020

Rabab Fatima encouraged WHO to strengthen its mission to serve the migrants in vulnerable situation

UN: Responsibility to end Rohingya crisis...

UN: Responsibility to end Rohingya crisis...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Dec 10 2020

UN special rapporteur on Myanmar urges independent assessment of Bhashan Char and verification of voluntary...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

79.5 million people were living uprooted and displaced-- more than 1% of the world's population

UN raises $370 million for 2021 emergency...

UN raises $370 million for 2021 emergency...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

The fund money was used to fight the Covid-19 or other diseases and natural disasters

UN urges Russia to end temporary occupation...

UN urges Russia to end temporary occupation...

Europe

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Fighting between Ukrainian troops and forces backed by Russia has left more than 13,000 dead since...

Dhaka seeks global role to ensure women's...

Dhaka seeks to ensure women's participation...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman placed women at the heart of the country’s development...

FM Momen: UN should help Rohingyas in...

'UN should help Rohingyas in Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Dec 7 2020

The foreign minister says relocation of the Rohingyas will not affect the repatriation efforts

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

World

Sat, Dec 5 2020

For a dozen countries, famine is 'knocking on the door'

ED: For the global good

ED: For the global good

Editorial

Fri, Dec 4 2020

When it comes to the coronavirus, we must protect each other in order to protect ourselves

UN Chief: Fight against climate crisis...

Fight against climate crisis top priority...

North America

Thu, Dec 3 2020

He noted that the continued encroachment of people and livestock into animal habitats, risks exposing...

UN: Resolve to renew commitment to Palestinian...

UN: Resolve to renew commitment to Palestinian...

World

Sun, Nov 29 2020

'Let us together resolve to renew our commitment to the Palestinian people,' he said in a message...

UN mulls US proposal to lengthen North...

UN mulls US proposal to lengthen North...

World

Thu, Nov 26 2020

North Korea has been subjected to UN Security Council sanctions since 2006 over its nuclear and ballistic...

UN adopts resolution for urgent solution...

UN adopts resolution for urgent solution...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Nov 19 2020

132 countries vote in favor, 9 vote against while 31 abstain

No room for complacency with Covid-19...

No room for complacency with Covid-19...

World

Tue, Nov 17 2020

WHO Chief said the UN agency is 'extremely concerned' by the surge in cases in some countries...