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UN fears Myanmar heading towards Syria-style...

UN fears 'full-blown conflict' in...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

At least 710 people, including 50 children have been killed since the February 1 coup

11 killed as Myanmar protesters fight...

11 killed in Myanmar protests

South-East Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Junta leader says protest campaign is destroying the country

Afghan president to unveil new peace...

Afghan president to unveil new peace...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Ghani intends to present his three-stage plan at a UN-backed conference in Turkey

UN, Australia clears $24m for Rohingyas...

UN, Australia clears $24m for fire-affected...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Mar 25 2021

The Kutupalong camp network, which is home to the vast majority of over 800,000 Rohingya refugees, is...

UN confirms report on Saudi threat against...

UN confirms report on Saudi threat against...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Agnes Callamard told the Guardian the threat was conveyed in a January 2020 meeting between Saudi and...

UK, US sanction Myanmar junta entities...

5 protesters killed in Myanmar

South-East Asia

Thu, Mar 25 2021

At least 286 people have been killed since the February 1 coup in the crackdown on protests

UN rights council slams worsening Sri...

UN rights council slams worsening Sri...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 23 2021

The text, drafted by Britain, Germany, Canada and several other countries, spotlighted Sri Lanka's...

Bhashan Char: UN team concludes visit,...

Bhashan Char: UN team concludes visit,...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Mar 22 2021

Government officials hope the UN will be onboard with the relocation of the Rohingyas after visiting...

US, China spar over racism at United...

US, China spar over racism at United...

World

Sat, Mar 20 2021

China has been widely condemned for repressing Uighur Muslims and other minorities at complexes in the...

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Nation

Fri, Mar 19 2021

According to the Unicef, a United Nations agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental...

Unicef, BFF ask girls to realize football...

Unicef, BFF ask girls to partake in...

Football

Thu, Mar 18 2021

‘Encouraging girls to play sports is an important step towards tackling issues like gender inequality...

UN: Surging deaths, hundreds disappeared...

UN: Surging deaths, hundreds disappeared...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 16 2021

According to UN rights office, a total of 149 people had died in the crackdown on protests since February...

UN: Myanmar military crackdown is state...

UN: Myanmar military crackdown is state...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 16 2021

Everyone with influence has a responsibility to end the killing and detention

UN calls to combat violence against...

UN calls to combat violence against...

World

Tue, Mar 16 2021

According to the UN chief, the coronavirus pandemic 'provided yet another opportunity for men to...

Myanmar families hold funerals for loved...

Myanmar families hold funerals for loved...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 16 2021

In total, 184 people have been killed by security forces in the weeks of protests against the coup

UN calls for women to have 'meaningful'...

UN calls for women to have 'meaningful'...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 13 2021

The council condemned in the strongest terms the alarming number of attacks deliberately targeting civilians...

UN warns of risk of famine for millions...

UN warns of risk of famine for millions...

World

Fri, Mar 12 2021

According to WFP, around 400,000 children may die in Yemen this year unless there is urgent...

UN: World failing to take green Covid-19...

'World failing to take green Covid-19...

World

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Emissions must fall nearly 7%-- roughly equivalent to 2020's fall -- this decade in order to keep...

Myanmar party official dies after arrest,...

Myanmar party official dies after...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 9 2021

Second official from Suu Kyi's party dies in custody

Bangladesh elected International Seabed...

Bangladesh elected Int'l Seabed Authority...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Membership to facilitate the country to tap the full potentials of its ocean resources

UN: 54 killed, over 1,700 detained since...

UN: 54 killed since Myanmar coup

World

Thu, Mar 4 2021

UN tells Myanmar military to 'stop murdering' protesters