• Thursday, May 23, 2019
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UN to honour 12 Bangladeshi...

UN to honour 12 Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 22 2019

Twelve fallen peacekeepers from Bangladesh will be honoured by the United Nations

Study: World nations failing the poorest...

Study: World nations failing the poorest...

World

Wed, May 22 2019

In 2015, all UN member states adopted 17 goals for sustainable development by 2030, but they are lagging...

UN warns aid to Yemen could be...

UN warns aid to Yemen could be...

Middle East

Tue, May 21 2019

The Rome-headquartered WFP lamented that in Yemen 'our greatest challenge does not come from the...

Bangladesh wins RISK Award for coastal...

Bangladesh wins RISK Award for coastal...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, May 19 2019

The floating house could give shelter to a family of six, and allow them to produce their own food

UN: Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive...

UN: Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive...

South Asia

Sat, May 18 2019

The UN refugee agency also said the registration could serve as a tool for law enforcement to help counter...

UN chief visits NZ mosque, vows to combat...

UN chief visits NZ mosque, vows to combat...

World

Tue, May 14 2019

Gunman killed total 51 people in a mass shooting in two Christchurch mosques

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits...

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits...

Middle East

Mon, May 13 2019

The war has killed tens of thousands of people and left millions on the brink of famine

Bangladesh pushes for comprehensive...

Bangladesh pushes for comprehensive...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, May 9 2019

Bangladesh's UN envoy said the country is committed to increasing the number of female...

One million animal and plant species...

One million animal and plant species...

World

Tue, May 7 2019

The accelerating pace at which unique life-forms are disappearing could tip Earth into the first mass...

India calls for Pakistan's blacklisting...

India calls for Pakistan's blacklisting...

South Asia

Thu, May 2 2019

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) already has Pakistan on its "grey list" of countries...

UN chief: Societies pay price when media...

UN chief: Societies pay price when media...

Media

Thu, May 2 2019

He added that civic space, worldwide, is shrinking at an alarming rate

UN: Refugees should not have to pay...

UN: Refugees should not have to pay...

North America

Tue, Apr 30 2019

US President Donald Trump directed officials to toughen rules for asylum seekers on Monday

Bangladesh to UN: Multilateralism key...

Bangladesh to UN: Multilateralism key...

Nation

Tue, Apr 30 2019

Specific suggestions placed for creating a strong global cybersecurity environment

‘Progress at Rohingya camps, but this...

‘Progress at Rohingya camps, but this...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Apr 29 2019

In an exclusive interview with Dhaka Tribune's Syed Samiul Basher Anik, UN High Commissioner...

Let us take climate change...

Let us take climate change...

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Climate change is a problem of the present, not just the future

Trump pulling US out of UN arms treaty,...

US pulls out of UN arms treaty

North America

Sat, Apr 27 2019

The treaty was signed in 2013 by then-President Barack Obama

20-member UN delegation visits Cox's...

20-member UN delegation visits Cox's...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Apr 26 2019

The team included heads and members of UN organizations including UNHCR and IOM

PM wants UN to play role in sending...

PM wants UN to play role in sending...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Sheikh Hasina says one million Rohingyas are a big burden for Bangladesh

'Women are central to sustainable...

'Women are central to sustainable...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 12 2019

Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security has been in effect for almost 20

UN refugee chief warns New Zealand massacre...

UN refugee chief warns New Zealand massacre...

Oceania

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Grandi told the UN Security Council that the state of discussions globally about refugees and migrants...

Jatiya Sangsad model popular at UN photo...

Jatiya Sangsad model popular at UN photo...

Nation

Wed, Apr 10 2019

It was displayed at a joint exhibition that showcased the great works of Jatiya Sangsad architect Louis...