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Aleppo to fall eventually, but war will...

Aleppo to fall eventually, but war will...

World

Thu, Oct 6 2016

But the fall of Aleppo will not mean an end to the war, military and political analysts say.

Q&A: Who is Guterres, the next UN...

Q&A: Who is Guterres, the next UN...

World

Thu, Oct 6 2016

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday unanimously nominated former Portuguese Prime Minister...

Report: Blast kills 29 rebels at Syria-Turkey...

Report: Blast kills 29 rebels at Syria-Turkey...

Uncategorized

Thu, Oct 6 2016

Islamic State claimed the attack in an online statement.

Syrian army warns rebels to leave eastern...

Syrian army warns rebels to leave eastern...

World

Thu, Oct 6 2016

A statement issued late on Wednesday said the army had cut off insurgents' supply lines and that it had...

World food prices hit 18-month

World food prices hit 18-month

World

Thu, Oct 6 2016

Except for a small dip in July, the Food and Agriculture Organisation's (FAO) food price index has been...

Suicide bombing on Kurdish wedding kills...

Suicide bombing on Kurdish wedding kills...

World

Tue, Oct 4 2016

Syrian state media said at least 32 were killed and 90 injured in the blast.

Kashmiris warn India its crackdown is...

Kashmiris warn India its crackdown is...

World

Wed, Sep 28 2016

In the worst unrest in the disputed Himalayan region for six years, more than 80 civilians have been...

Timbuktu destruction: Militant gets...

Timbuktu destruction: Militant gets...

World

Tue, Sep 27 2016

An international court on Tuesday found a Muslim radical guilty of committing a war crime by overseeing...

UK call for UN human rights mission...

UK call for UN human rights mission...

Middle East

Tue, Sep 27 2016

The UK has put its name to a call at the UN this week to set up an independent mission to report on human...

Russia accused of war crimes in...

Russia accused of war crimes in...

World

Tue, Sep 27 2016

Russia has been accused of barbarism and war crimes at the UN security council by US and UK, as hopes...

At the peak of her powers

At the peak of her powers

Enayetullah Khan

Tue, Sep 27 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina exhibited great statesmanship at the UNGA

BAF replaces 117 peacekeepers, deploys...

BAF replaces 117 peacekeepers, deploys...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 26 2016

Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) replaced an 117-member contingent, led by Group Captain AFM Shamimul Islam,...

Kerry's ceaseless diplomacy faces sternest...

Kerry's ceaseless diplomacy faces sternest...

World

Sun, Sep 25 2016

After last week's aid convoy bombing dealt a death blow to a ceasefire deal in which Kerry had invested...

Yunus urges UN chief to continue leadership...

Yunus urges UN chief to continue leadership...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 25 2016

The Bangladeshi social entrepreneur makes the request while holding the UN SDG Advocates’ Meeting with...

UN chief on climate change: No time...

UN chief on climate change: No time...

World

Sat, Sep 24 2016

'I am confident that, by the time I leave office, the Paris Agreement will have entered into force'

Ban Ki-moon rebukes world leaders

Ban Ki-moon rebukes world leaders

World

Wed, Sep 21 2016

Mr Ban accuses Syria government of killing most civilians

PM proposes forming ‘South-South Network...

PM proposes forming ‘South-South Network...

Development

Wed, Sep 21 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has emphasised forming a “South-South Network of Public Organisation” to...

Suu Kyi seeks Hasina's assistance to...

Suu Kyi seeks Hasina's assistance to...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 20 2016

The premier told Suu Kyi that the Rohingya crisis should be solved by the two countries together

PM arrives in New York to join UN General...

PM arrives in New York to join UN General...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 19 2016

She will take part in General Debate of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on September...

To populists and demagogues

To populists and demagogues

Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad

Mon, Sep 19 2016

We shouldn’t pay heed to the words of fear-mongers

What we can learn from Myanmar

What we can learn from Myanmar

Monjur Ahmed

Fri, Sep 16 2016

Our health care stands to gain a significant boost through sharing knowledge and technology