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Envoy: Bangladesh working relentlessly...

Envoy: Bangladesh working relentlessly...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Ambassador Masud made the remarks at the General Debate of the 57th Commission for Social...

UN: Human rights action must lead to...

UN: Human rights action must lead to...

Nation

Sun, Feb 10 2019

She said the new government has clearly committed itself to preventing any attempts to violate human...

UN: Evidence shows Khashoggi murder...

'Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned...

World

Fri, Feb 8 2019

US intelligence agencies believe Crown Prince Mohammed ordered Khashoggi’s murder

UN council pushes Yemen's warring parties...

UN council pushes Yemen's warring parties...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The truce has largely held in Hodeidah, but clashes have increased in recent weeks

UN warns Yemen's warring sides truce...

UN warns Yemen's warring sides truce...

Latin America

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The meeting was to address problems in implementing an agreement reached in Sweden in December that calls...

UN: Nearly 2,700 indigenous languages...

UN: 2,700 indigenous languages at risk...

World

Sun, Feb 3 2019

There are roughly 7,600 languages spoken worldwide, according to UN officials

UN Khashoggi investigator seeks more...

UN Khashoggi investigator seeks more...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 1 2019

US intelligence agencies believe Saudi Arabia's de facto Saudi ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman...

26 UN peacekeepers killed in attacks...

26 UN peacekeepers killed in attacks...

World

Fri, Feb 1 2019

The peacekeeping mission in Mali suffered the greatest loss of life last year  

UN: Cold kills 29 children fleeing Syria...

UN: Cold kills 29 children fleeing Syria...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Many of them have walked or travelled in trucks for days and nights in the bitterly cold

UN envoy urges Yemen combatants to withdraw...

UN envoy urges Yemen combatants to withdraw...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The truce in Hodeidah has largely been respected since coming into force a month ago

Delhi yet to respond to repeated requests...

Delhi yet to respond to repeated requests...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The requests of the UN Special Rapporteur to visit India to see the conditions of the Rohingyas have...

Khashoggi inquiry has sought access...

Khashoggi inquiry has sought access...

World

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist living in the United States, was murdered at the Saudi consulate...

US pushes UN Security Council to back...

US pushes UN Security Council to back...

Latin America

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The council will meet on Saturday at the request of the United States after Washington and a string of...

UN urges Nepal to focus on war crimes...

UN urges Nepal to focus on war crimes...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 26 2019

Nepal established two commissions in 2015 to probe abuses by government forces and Maoist rebels during...

UN expert to lead international inquiry...

UN expert to lead international inquiry...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Earlier on Thursday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said it was time for an international...

UN recommends Bangladesh sign bilateral...

UN recommends Bangladesh sign bilateral...

Business

Thu, Jan 24 2019

The report on economy and prospect said graduating to developing nation stands to lose several benefits...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

The Rakhine State government this month blocked non-governmental organisations and UN agencies from travelling...

Yemen prisoner swap terms expected in...

Yemen prisoner swap terms expected in...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 23 2019

The swap was one of the least contentious confidence-building measures at December's UN-sponsored...

Bangladesh to become 3rd fastest growing...

Bangladesh to become 3rd fastest growing...

Business

Tue, Jan 22 2019

UN’s report on World Economic Situation and Prospects unveiled

UN members owe $2bn in debt to peacekeeping,...

UN members owe $2bn in debt to peacekeeping,...

World

Sat, Jan 19 2019

The United States owed $381 million to the regular budget as of January 1 and some $776 million to the...

UN delivers food for 9.5 million in...

UN delivers food for 9.5 million in...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Yemen's nearly four-year war and economic collapse have left 15.9 million people