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80 navy peacekeepers leave for Lebanon...

80 navy peacekeepers leave for Lebanon...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 19 2019

They have left the Chittagong Airport

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Such groups generate profit of tens of billions of dollars each year

Infographic: More than 820m people still...

Infographic: More than 820m people still...

World

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The number of people going hungry has risen for the third year running to more than 820 million, according...

UN: Worsening world hunger affects...

UN: Worsening world hunger affects...

World

Tue, Jul 16 2019

After decades of decline, malnutrition began to increase in 2015, mainly because of climate change and...

20m children miss out on life-saving...

20m children miss out on life-saving...

World

Mon, Jul 15 2019

The report said this was too low, since 95% coverage is generally needed to provide 'herd immunity'...

Queen Máxima lauds Bangladesh’s inclusive...

Queen Máxima lauds Bangladesh’s inclusive...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 12 2019

The Dutch Queen expressed her interest to support the government’s development priorities in...

UN report: Bangladesh shows significant...

UN report: Bangladesh shows significant...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jul 12 2019

It showed that poverty in both rural and urban areas has decreased at the same pace

UN rights expert urges US action over...

UN rights expert urges US action over...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

The UN rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions said Washington could act 'either...

US and Iran set to clash at UN nuclear...

US and Iran set to clash at UN nuclear...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Iran's measures were within the framework of the...

Ex-UN official jailed for child abuse...

Ex-UN official jailed for child abuse...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 9 2019

Peter John Dalglish, 62, from Canada, a former high-profile humanitarian worker, was sentenced on Monday...

UN report: 464,000 people killed in...

UN report: 464,000 people killed in...

World

Tue, Jul 9 2019

According to the study, the 464,000 victims of homicides compares to 89,000 killed in armed conflicts...

UN blasts India, Pakistan over Kashmir...

UN blasts India, Pakistan over Kashmir...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 8 2019

Kashmir, ruled in part but claimed in full by both countries, has suffered decades of unrest with rebel...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

Africa

Sat, Jul 6 2019

The council condemned the late Tuesday attack on the Tajoura detention camp east of Tripoli

UN: 1 migrant child dies each day...

UN: 1 migrant child dies each day...

World

Sun, Jun 30 2019

The UN migration agency said on Friday that at least 32,000 migrants globally

Rohingya crisis: Foreign minister blames...

Rohingya crisis: Foreign minister blames...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Rohingyas are still fleeing homes, while Myanmar lays mines to prevent their return, Momen says

Without a home

Without a home

Editorial

Thu, Jun 20 2019

Bangladesh has emerged as an example of generosity and humanity

UN: Poor nations hosting most refugees...

UN: Poor nations hosting most refugees...

World

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Half of the world's forcibly displaced are children and the 2018 total is the highest in nearly 70...

Egypt accuses UN of seeking to 'politicise'...

Egypt accuses UN of seeking to 'politicise'...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 19 2019

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Rupert Colville  called for a probe on Tuesday

'Asean must not turn a blind eye to...

'Asean must not turn a blind eye to...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 19 2019

More than 700,000 Rohingya crossed into Bangladesh in 2017, according to UN agencies

Rohingya organization criticizes Asean,...

Rohingya organization criticizes Asean,...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jun 19 2019

ARSPH accused the duo of not treating the Rohingya issue as humanitarian crisis

Urbanization, commercial farms threaten...

Urbanization, commercial farms threaten...

World

Tue, Jun 18 2019

The region has the world's lowest per capita forest area of 19% compared to the global average of...