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US set to rejoin UNHRC years after...

US to rejoin UNHRC after walk-out

North America

Thu, Oct 14 2021

The US under previous president Donald Trump quit the council in 2018, accusing it of hypocrisy and obsession...

OP-ED: Japan can’t remain silent on...

OP-ED: Japan can’t remain silent on...

Parvej Siddique Bhuiyan

Mon, Sep 27 2021

It must take a strong stance for justice and human rights across all international platforms

Palestine lauds UN move to probe Israeli...

UN move to probe Israeli violations...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 23 2021

More than 250 Palestinians and 13 Israelis were killed, with widespread destruction of buildings and...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

World

Tue, Jun 23 2020

In its 43rd session, the 47-member UNHRC adopted the resolution on Monday in Geneva by a vote of 37 in...

UNHCR warns of monsoon’s severe consequences...

UNHCR warns of monsoon’s severe consequences...

Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 21 2020

The imminent monsoon rains may worsen the already difficult situation of refugees in Bangladesh

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Sep 26 2019

The resolution brought by Bangladesh has been finalized by all member countries of OIC and European...

Rohingyas enlisted for

Rohingyas enlisted for

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Aug 20 2019

100 out of 3,540 appear for interviews

Diplomacy in 2018: Dhaka maintained...

Diplomacy in 2018: Dhaka maintained...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Dec 28 2018

From the Rohingya crisis, to the Global Compact for Migration, the country has led responses to global...

UK: End impunity for human rights violations...

UK: End impunity for human rights violations...

World

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Minister Mark Field says the UN Fact-Finding Mission's conclusions on human rights violations in...

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

The current humanitarian scenario of Bangladesh was discussed under Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for...

UNHRC adopts draft report on Bangladesh...

UNHRC adopts draft report on Bangladesh...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 18 2018

The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review adopted the report at its meeting held in Geneva

ULAB Model United Nations Conference...

ULAB Model United Nations Conference...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 7 2018

The theme for the session was 'Public and Private Partnership for Sustainable Development'

Reports: Myanmar rejects EU-tabled draft...

Reports: Myanmar rejects EU-tabled draft...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 25 2018

U Htin Lynn reportedly warned that the Myanmar government will not accept any attempt 'infringing on...

Unicef says aid convoy for 180,000 Syrians...

Unicef says aid convoy for 180,000 Syrians...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 2 2018

The convoy's supplies are mainly health and nutrition related, and would serve 70,000 children out of...

Responding to the call

Responding to the call

Opinion

Tue, Dec 5 2017

If we want peace to prevail, we cannot afford to neglect the tribulations of the persecuted masses