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World leaders mark 100 years since WWI...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI...

World

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Around 70 leaders including US and Russian Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will mark the centenary...

UN: World’s postal sector encouraged...

UN: World’s postal sector encouraged...

World

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Postal sector vital center of community life everywhere, says UN chief

Guterres to India: Support Dhaka on...

Guterres to India: Support Dhaka on...

World

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Describing India as a ‘pillar of multilateralism’, the UN secretary-general urged it to play...

UN fully with Hasina’s govt, says foreign...

UN fully with Hasina’s govt, says foreign...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 28 2018

The UN secretary general said: ‘You can be a role model for many other heads of state’

Sheikh Hasina proposes 3 actions to...

Sheikh Hasina proposes 3 actions to...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 28 2018

Gender-responsive policy-interventions are key among them

UN chief: ICC recognizes its capacity...

UN chief: ICC recognizes its capacity...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 23 2018

He said there was an initiative already by Bangladesh in relation to the ICC

UN chief urges UNSC to seriously consider...

UN chief urges UNSC to seriously consider...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Guterres also said cooperation between countries will be "critical to ensuring that accountability...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

UN chief suggests options for improved...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres outlined four options, but he did not make a specific...

UN chief calls out Myanmar ethnic...

UN chief calls out Myanmar ethnic...

World

Wed, Jul 11 2018

In an opinion piece published in the Washington Post, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres talks about...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

Africa

Mon, Jul 9 2018

On Sunday, the two African countries agreed to end a near 20-year military standoff

UN: Verification process to help find...

UN: Verification process to help find...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

At the end of the process, refugees are provided with new identity cards and for many of the refugees,...

UN chief: Rohingyas want justice

UN chief: Rohingyas want justice and...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 2 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya have taken shelter in Bangladesh after fleeing the violence that erupted in...

WB to support Bangladesh in managing...

WB to help manage Rohingya crisis

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Over 700,000 people fled to Bangladesh after atrocities carried out by the Myanmar army from August...

UN: Promote alternatives to illicit...

UN: Promote alternatives to illicit...

World

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Guterres made the call in a message marking International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit...

UN Security Council team arrives Wednesday...

UN Security Council team arrives Wednesday...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 27 2018

The team will pay a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday before leaving for Myanmar...

UN chief calls for independent investigation...

UN chief calls for independent investigation...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Kuwait requested an emergency meeting to discuss the unraveling situation in Gaza, which saw the conflict's...

UN in talks with Bangladesh about relocating...

UN in talks with Bangladesh about relocating...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 30 2018

The government in Dhaka is continuing talks with UN agencies on where to move the Rohingya

UN chief: Work harder to protect...

UN chief: Work harder to protect...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The UN chief said the Rohingya are under siege as a group -- simply for who they are

Solar Summit held in New Delhi to promote...

Solar Summit held in New Delhi to promote...

Power & Energy

Sun, Mar 11 2018

Bangladesh had signed the ISA Framework Agreement at the United National Framework Convention on Climate...

UN wants to see free and fair election...

UN wants to see free and fair election...

Politics

Tue, Feb 27 2018

UN chief urges Myanmar to ensure unfettered humanitarian access in Rakhine state

UN Security Council to vote on Friday...

UN Security Council to vote on Friday...

World

Fri, Feb 23 2018

The vote comes as warplanes pounded eastern Ghouta, the last rebel enclave near Syria’s capital, for...