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UN adopts resolution on vision, aims...

UN adopts resolution on vision to help...

World

Sun, Jul 25 2021

The ‘Vision for Everyone’ resolution, sponsored by Bangladesh, Antigua and Ireland, and co-sponsored...

ED: Leading the charge against climate...

ED: Leading the charge against climate...

Editorial

Sat, Jul 17 2021

It is imperative that we take massive strides in global cooperation

ILO saddened by loss of life in Narayanganj...

ILO saddened by loss of life in N’ganj...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 10 2021

It says the incident illustrates the need for authorities and owners to ensure that buildings are built...

UN expert: Israeli settlements amount...

‘Israeli settlements amount to war...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 9 2021

Many countries consider the settlements a breach of international law

400,000 people facing famine in war-torn...

Famine hits 400,000 in Ethiopia

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

Another 1.8 million are on the brink of famine, with 33,000 children severely malnourished

UN calls on Myanmar’s military to release...

UN calls on Myanmar’s military to release...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 2 2021

Myanmar has been in turmoil since the army took power on February 1 and ousted Suu Kyi's elected...

UN urges immediate dismantling of systemic...

UN urges immediate dismantling of systemic...

World

Mon, Jun 28 2021

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights set out a four-point agenda for transformative...

Hunger, drought, disease: UN climate...

Hunger, drought, disease: UN climate...

World

Wed, Jun 23 2021

A forthcoming report by the IPCC, offers a distressing vision of the decades to come: Malnutrition, water...

UN warns of worst 'cascade of human...

UN warns of worst 'cascade of human...

World

Mon, Jun 21 2021

‘Extreme poverty, inequalities and injustice are rising. Democratic and civic space is being eroded,’...

Pope joins Myanmar bishops' appeal for...

Pope joins Myanmar bishops' appeal for...

World

Sun, Jun 20 2021

The pope appealed, speaking of the "heartbreaking experience of thousands of people in that country...

UN secretary general informs G7 about...

UN chief tells G7 about BD’s capacity...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jun 18 2021

UN and Bangladesh share a special relation, says Antonio Guterres

UN climate talks wrap up after meagre...

UN climate talks wrap up after meagre...

Climate Change

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The discussions were the first under the UN's watch since December 2019 and come amid growing public...

Dhaka seeks UN roadmap for Rohingya...

Dhaka seeks UN roadmap for Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jun 17 2021

Foreign minister tells special envoy to UN chief on Myanmar in New York

Dhaka urges UN to take immediate steps...

Dhaka to UN: Take steps fast to resolve...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jun 16 2021

Efforts of the UN Security Council always fell short of concrete action, says the foreign minister

UN appreciates Dhaka's proposal for...

UN appreciates Dhaka's proposal for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 15 2021

Bangladesh reaffirms its commitment to peacekeeping

Swiss snub synthetic pesticide ban...

Swiss snub synthetic pesticide ban...

Europe

Sun, Jun 13 2021

No major country has so far banned man-made pesticides

Syrian Kurds hand IS relatives to Dutch...

Syrian Kurds hand IS relatives to Dutch...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Kurds and the UN have repeatedly urged foreign countries to repatriate their nationals held in

Bangladesh observes International Day...

Bangladesh observes International Day...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 29 2021

Bangladesh observed the day in the morning with "Peacekeepers Day Run 2021" arranged at air...

UN honours eight fallen Bangladeshi...

UN honours 8 fallen Bangladeshi...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 28 2021

Ambassador Rabab Fatima receives 'Dag Hammarskjöld Medal' on behalf of country

China preens in UN spotlight over Mideast...

China preens in UN spotlight over Mideast...

World

Thu, May 20 2021

Beijing has been pushing for greater global influence at the United Nations in a challenge to traditional...

US says no to French push for UN Mideast...

US says no to French push for UN Mideast...

Middle East

Thu, May 20 2021

The French draft text demands an immediate cessation of hostilities and condemns indiscriminate rocket...