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UN: Nearly half billion people lack...

UN: Nearly half billion people lack...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The global unemployment rate has remained relatively stable over much of the past decade, ILO says

‘Iran has not ruled out talks to end...

‘Iran has not ruled out talks to end...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Iran has gradually stepped back from its obligations to the 2015 deal

Former ambassador Harun ur Rashid passes...

Former ambassador Harun ur Rashid passes...

Obituary

Tue, Jan 14 2020

After retiring as permanent representative to the United Nations (UN) in Geneva with concurrent accreditation...

Stakeholders urge to invest in adolescent...

Stakeholders urge to invest in adolescent...

Government Affairs

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP), Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, World Health...

OIC welcomes UN resolution against...

OIC welcomes UN resolution against...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Dec 29 2019

It asked to redouble all diplomatic, political efforts to end atrocities against Rohingyas in...

UN talks deadlocked, detached from climate...

UN talks deadlocked, detached from climate...

World

Sat, Dec 14 2019

The COP25 summit in Madrid arrives on the heels of climate-related disasters across the planet

UN voices concern over Indian citizenship...

UN voices concern over Indian citizenship...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 13 2019

Law fundamentally discriminatory, says United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Greenpeace chief locked out of UN climate...

Greenpeace chief locked out of UN climate...

World

Thu, Dec 12 2019

UN officials, when asked about the lock-out, had no comment

Greta slams 'misleading' climate pledges...

Greta slams 'misleading' climate pledges...

Climate Change

Wed, Dec 11 2019

'Countries are finding clever ways around having to take real action'

UN: Tech, climate change creating new...

UN: Tech, climate change creating new...

World

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The UNDP report said climate change will fuel inequality as it hits developing countries, many with limited...

UN chief: Choose hope or climate...

UN chief: Choose hope or climate...

World

Mon, Dec 2 2019

'One is the path of surrender, where we have sleepwalked past the point of no return, jeopardizing...

Former UN chief Ban Ki-moon in...

Former UN chief Ban Ki-moon in...

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 22 2019

He will speak at the 13th convocation of Brac University

JRP 2020 plan underway to meet future...

JRP 2020 plan underway to meet future...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Nov 20 2019

One third of $920 million needed for this year’s Joint Response Plan still unmet

One-fifth of babies born premature in...

One-fifth of babies born premature in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 16 2019

World Prematurity Day 2019 on Sunday

Let’s hear it for Gambia

Let’s hear it for Gambia

Editorial

Thu, Nov 14 2019

It is time for the richer, and more influential nations of the world to follow Gambia’s...

Iran accuses Europeans of hypocrisy...

Iran accuses Europeans of hypocrisy...

World

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Iran's envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna said the UN watchdog had been given...

Bangladesh seeks global support for...

Bangladesh seeks global support for...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Nov 11 2019

The resolution will be tabled at the ongoing session of the UNGA’s Third Committee on November...

Why do crimes against journalists go...

Why do crimes against journalists go...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 3 2019

'At least 10 journalists were killed in connection to their work from 2000 to 2005'

‘Visible presence of female officers...

‘Visible presence of female officers...

D2

Fri, Oct 25 2019

Executive Director of the International Association of Women Police Jane Townsley says increasing the...

'Refer to ICC or establish international...

'Refer to ICC or establish international...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 23 2019

Chair of UN fact-finding mission for creation of ad hoc tribunal

UN expert: Govts, ISPs fail to meet...

UN expert: Govts, ISPs fail to meet...

World

Tue, Oct 22 2019

'Online hate is no less harmful because it is online,' said David Kaye