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Fending for ourselves

Fending for ourselves

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Oct 17 2018

We continue to ignore the value of sustainable development

UN experts: States must listen to girls...

UN experts: States must listen to girls...

World

Wed, Oct 10 2018

They have placed the call in a joint statement marking International Day of Girl Child  

'Flying news': Humanitarian media counter...

Humanitarian media counter Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

'It is very easy for rumours and misinformation to spread - and it is vitally important people get...

UN blasts India's deportation of Rohingya...

UN blasts India's deportation of Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

Before their deportation, the United Nations had expressed concern that returning the men ignored the...

A global political commitment

A global political commitment

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Oct 1 2018

The Responsibility to Protect applies to both citizens and stateless people

Helping the Rohingya stay healthy

Helping the Rohingya stay healthy

Editorial

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Around 148 midwives have so far delivered 3,200 babies, while also providing emergency services

Towards meaningful spending

Towards meaningful spending

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The changing landscape of development

An imperfect UN is still the world’s...

An imperfect UN is still the world’s...

Peter Apps

Wed, Sep 26 2018

The UN of today is a far cry from the vision of its founders

PM to world leaders: Show strong political...

PM to world leaders: Show strong political...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Sep 26 2018

'Cooperation on cybersecurity between all nations is integral, as the misuse of cyberspace can pose...

Expectations from the ICC

Expectations from the ICC

Editorial

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The Rohingya continue to suffer, while the Myanmar army generals stand free and untouched

The picture of injustice

The picture of injustice

Editorial

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The UN has identified Myanmar’s army chief and five other key personnel as being responsible for...

Australia considering targeted sanctions...

Australia considering targeted sanctions...

World

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Australia’s government finds there is sufficient evidence to warrant the prosecution of genocide...

Let the truth come out

Let the truth come out

Editorial

Mon, Sep 3 2018

There can be little doubt that Myanmar is still trying to quash the truth

A UK minister’s visit and endless...

A UK minister’s visit and endless...

Opinion

Sun, Sep 2 2018

Seeking the opinions of outsiders on local issues is a fool’s errand

UN urges Facebook to 'proactively' fight...

UN urges Facebook to 'proactively' fight...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The social media network is the prime source of news and information for many in the country, but has...

Suu Kyi must act on UN’s genocide...

Suu Kyi must act on UN’s genocide...

Larry Jagan

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The UN’s report on Rakhine is a damning indictment of Myanmar’s crimes against humanity

UN Fact-Finding Mission in Myanmar:...

UN Fact-Finding Mission in Myanmar:...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Australia emphasizes the need for perpetrators of human rights abuses to be held accountable

Saudi-led coalition accuses UN of bias...

Saudi-led coalition accuses UN of bias...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The coalition has not confirmed or denied it carried out two air raids on Thursday that the UN said killed...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The UN’s call for the top brass of the Myanmar army to be made to answer for their crimes cannot...

Australia urges Myanmar to act on Rohingya...

Australia urges Myanmar to act on Rohingya...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The crisis has displaced 900,000 Rohingyas in Bangladesh

PM to UN: Persuade Myanmar to take back...

PM to UN: Persuade Myanmar to take back...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 16 2018

At the meeting, the UN secretary general's Special Envoy put emphasis on the implementation of the...