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PM Hasina leaves New York for home

PM Hasina leaves New York for home

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 30 2019

She attended the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly during the visit to US

Jason Momoa speaks passionately about...

Jason Momoa speaks passionately about...

Showtime

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Momoa talked about the results of ocean plastic pollution, and rising sea levels

India accuses Imran Khan of hate speech...

India accuses Imran Khan of hate speech...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 28 2019

In a strongly-worded reply, India said that Imran Khan's threat of unleashing nuclear devastation...

First let me take a selfie, El Salvador...

First let me take a selfie, El Salvador...

Latin America

Fri, Sep 27 2019

 The 38-year-old thanked the other leaders present and said he especially wanted to greet his wife...

Trump hopes India and Pakistan come...

Trump hopes India and Pakistan come...

World

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Pakistani PM Khan said Kashmir was facing a humanitarian issue with millions under siege

Trump addresses UN in shadow of Iran...

Trump addresses UN in shadow of Iran...

World

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The US president's speech to the UN General Assembly is always one of the highlights of the world...

As China sway grows, US to confront...

As China sway grows, US to confront...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The White House said Trump would host a “Global Call to Protect Religious Freedom” at the...

UN adopts resolution on HR situation...

UN adopts resolution on HR situation...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

The resolution reaffirms that the Rohingya must be allowed, on their own accord, to return to their homes...

How safe are journalists in...

How safe are journalists in...

Sayeed Ahmad

Thu, Nov 1 2018

Let us pay tribute to the journalists who keep the truth alive in the face of danger

US urges Myanmar to hold security forces...

US urges Myanmar to hold security forces...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 29 2018

The military in Myanmar, previously known as Burma, where Buddhism is the main religion, has denied accusations...

US: Those responsible for Myanmar crimes...

US: Those responsible for Myanmar crimes...

World

Fri, Sep 28 2018

The US State Department report released on Monday said Myanmar’s military waged a ‘well-planned...

Trump criticizes Iran as corrupt dictatorship...

Trump criticizes Iran as corrupt dictatorship...

North America

Tue, Sep 25 2018

In remarks to reporters on his way to his speech before the United Nations General Assembly, Trump said...

Colombia urges diplomatic isolation...

Colombia urges diplomatic isolation...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Colombia has been joined by Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Peru in calling on the International Criminal...

Cuba's new president makes first trip...

Cuba's new president makes first trip...

Latin America

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Diaz-Canel made his first trip abroad as president to Cuba's main ally, Venezuela, in May

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting...

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The emergency meeting had been pushed by the Organization of Islamic States and the Arab League

UN Security Council picks 5 new...

UN Security Council picks 5 new...

World

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The council has 15 members -  five permanent ones and 10 non-permanent members, half of which are...

Events since Trump's decision on...

Events since Trump's decision on...

Middle East

Tue, May 15 2018

Here are key developments since US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as...

On the right track

On the right track

Opinion

Sat, Apr 21 2018

The IPHRC has been quite vocal about the Rohingya crisis and well as other human rights violations around...

Nojibur: Govt to prepare integrated...

Nojibur: Govt to prepare integrated...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 10 2018

HLPW’s outcome document will also be shared at the World Water Forum (WWF), Brasilia, on March 19, and...

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 2 2018

Last month, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution calling on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact...

North America

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Miroslav Lajcak of Slovakia, the current UN General Assembly president, said on Sunday that he regretted...