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President calls for united efforts to eradicate corruption, drugs, terrorism and militancy

Bangladeshi Zayn Siddiqui in Biden administration; Mymensingh rejoices

India's gift of 20 lakh vaccines to come on January 20

PM meets President in Parliament

Dhaka road accident kills couple

Bangladesh gives another list of 2,30,000 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar

Dhaka, January 13: The Bangladesh government has provided a list of 2,30,000 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar as part of the repatriation process. The list was handed over to the Myanmar ambassador in Dhaka on Monday, said Delwar Hossain, director general of the Myanmar wing of the foreign ministry.

Netherlands, Sweden to keep up pressure on Myanmar to repatriate Rohingya refugees

Dhaka, December 9: The Netherlands and Sweden will continue to pressure Myanmar to repatriate the forcibly displaced Rohingya to their homeland Rakhine. This was stated by the ambassadors of the two countries.

Commonwealth to form large pool of lawyers to fight Rohingya genocide case

Dhaka, December 5: Patricia Scotland, secretary general of the Commonwealth, said her organization was looking for ways to help Gambia in the legal battle over the Rohingya genocide and that the Commonwealth would stand by Bangladesh, because, they have sheltered the largest number of forcibly displaced people in the world.

OIC: Concerns Over Rohingya, Islamophobia and Palestine mark end of conference

Dhaka, November 30: The 57-nation Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) foreign ministers' meeting ended with calls for a united fight against Islamophobia and terrorism, and for reaffirming support for Arab states' policy of a two-state solution to the Palestinian issue.

Bangladesh getting ready for fourth Industrial Revolution

Dhaka, November 28: IT business incubators are being set up in the country's universities to work with higher technologies including IoT, robotics, cyber security to counter the competition of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

OIC foreign ministers meeting today; Forum to discuss Rohingya issue

Dhaka, November 27: The meeting of the foreign ministers of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries is starting today (Friday). The International Court of Justice (ICJ) case on the Rohingya genocide is expected to be on the agenda at the meeting.

UN adopts resolution to resolve Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, November 19: A resolution was adopted for the fourth time by a large majority in the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly with the aim of resolving the Rohingya crisis urgently.

Japan to contact Myanmar for speedy repatriation of Rohingya

Dhaka, November 17: Naoki Ito, Japan's ambassador to Bangladesh, said Tokyo would work with Myanmar to expedite the repatriation of the forcibly displaced Rohingya to Bangladesh.

UK urges world not to turn its back on the plight of Rohingya community

Dhaka, October 23: Britain's Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Minister Dominic Raab has called on the world community not to "turn a blind eye" to the plight of the Rohingya, saying the UK was committed to helping save the lives of the Rohingya.

China making little contribution to Rohingya crisis, says US

Dhaka, October 22: The United States has described Beijing's role in resolving the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh as 'insignificant' compared to what was expected.

Vaccines against COVID-19 may not need to be administered annually: WHO Official

Moscow/Sputnik, October 17: Any safe and effective vaccine against COVID-19 may not need to be administered annually, unlike vaccines for influenza, Dr. Richard Mihigo, the program area manager for immunization and vaccine development at the World Health Organization's (WHO) Regional Office for Africa, told Sputnik in an interview.

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun to visit Dhaka on Wednesday

Dhaka, October 14: US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun will arrive in Dhaka on a three-day visit on Wednesday afternoon. The diplomat will discuss Bangladesh-US cooperation in tackling the Covid-19 pandemic as well as issues related to the Indo-Pacific Strategy (IPS).

Bangladeshi women peacekeepers in charge of Congo airport security

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২ অক্টোবর ২০২০ :   জাতিসংঘের শান্তিরক্ষা মিশন কর্তৃক পরিচালিত ডিআর কঙ্গোর মনুস্কো বিমানবন্দর সুরক্ষার দায়িত্ব পেয়েছেন বাংলাদেশের পুলিশের নারী শান্তিরক্ষীরা।

Five Chinese nationals were arrested for chatting about Huawei sales to Iran: Reports

Beijing: China allegedly detained five of its citizens over their private chats on a social media platform on the technology giant Huawei's sales to Iran, media reports said.

Xi Jinping visiting Myanmar, real face of China unveiled

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, জানুয়ারি ১৯ : দুই দিনের সফরে শুক্রবার মিয়ানমার গেছেন চীনের প্রেসিডেন্ট শি জিনপিং।