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China, Russia fail to curb activists'...

China, Russia fail to curb activists'...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Britain, Germany, Switzerland and the European Union backed the need for protecting space for campaigners,...

US quits UN human rights body, citing...

US quits UN human rights body

World

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Nikki Haley slammed Russia, China, Cuba and Egypt for thwarting US efforts to reform the council

UN rights chief: Israel's Gaza response...

UN rights chief: Israel's Gaza response...

Middle East

Fri, May 18 2018

Violations of the Geneva Conventions adopted in 1949 following World War II are commonly called 'war...

UN Human Rights Council to meet after...

UN Human Rights Council to meet after...

Middle East

Wed, May 16 2018

It will be the 28th special session of the council. The most recent one was held last year to discuss...

MUN starts at ULAB with participation...

MUN starts at ULAB with participation...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 5 2018

The participating delegates are of different member states of the United Nations under five...

Australia urged to get tough on human...

Australia urged to get tough on human...

World

Thu, Mar 15 2018

This weekend's meeting, initiated by Canberra, is focused on economics and counter-terrorism, but Turnbull...

UN expert: Myanmar employs starvation...

UN expert: Myanmar employs starvation...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 13 2018

In Rakhine state, Myanmar appeared to be pursuing a policy of forced starvation to make life there unsustainable...

HRW: Scrap draconian elements of Digital...

HRW: Scrap draconian elements of Digital...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

‘Bangladesh cabinet approves new law that is overly broad and ripe for abuse’

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled to bordering Bangladesh since last August

Rohingya crisis: 73 countries respond...

Rohingya crisis: 73 countries respond...

Nation

Mon, Dec 4 2017

China and India have refrained from taking a side, but Bangladesh is continuing diplomatic effort to...