End violence, UN reiterates call to Myanmar 

End violence, UN reiterates call to Myanmar 

Dhaka, Sept 14 (UNB) - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has renewed his call for Muslims from Myanmar's Rakhine State to be granted nationality or at least a legal status that would allow them to lead a normal life.

 
 
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UNICEF urges countries to prioritize early childhood dev 

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) - There is no period more critical in a child's development than the first 1,000 days of life, and yet 32 countries – including Bangladesh and...

617 million kids, adolescents less proficient in reading, math: UNESCO 

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) – About 617 million children and adolescents worldwide have not been achieving minimum proficiency levels in reading and mathematics, signaling “a learning crisis” that could threaten...

‘Trade unions now aware of SOPs on unfair labour practices’

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) - Bangladesh trade unions gain awareness of Standard Operating Procedures about Unfair Labour Practices and Trade Union Registrations.

Korea to enhance cooperation in BD’s cybercrime investigation 

Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) - A knowledge sharing seminar on ‘Capacity Development on Cyber-Policing in Bangladesh’ was held in the city on Thursday. 

Take steps to address Rohingya crisis: UN

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - As the number of Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh surpassed 400,000, UN agencies are scaling up their efforts to assist the displaced people with...

 
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Fake submission identified in Cox's Bazar

EC to halt Rohingyas entry into voter list

Dhaka, Sept 18 (UNB) - The Election Commission (EC) has taken stringent measures to halt any attempt by Rohingya people in the country who are likely to produce fake documents ...

ICRC appeals to fund critical operation in BD, Myanmar 

Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) - The ICRC has expressed grave concern over the violence and its effect on all people in the northern areas of Rakhine in Myanmar as well ...

Turkey reassures Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

Dhaka, Sept 16 (UNB) – Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdağ has thanked Bangladesh government for hosting a large number of the Rohingya refugees.

Take steps to address Rohingya crisis: UN

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - As the number of Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh surpassed 400,000, UN agencies are scaling up their efforts to assist the displaced people with ...

UK Export Finance support to Bangladesh rises to £625 mn

British trade envoy in city to expand ties with BD 

Dhaka, Sept 17 (UNB) - A trade delegation of nine UK rail companies, led by Rushanara Ali, MP, UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Bangladesh, began a week-long tour to ...

British MP Anne Main to visit Rohingya camps

Dhaka, Sept 17 (UNB) – British MP Anne Main, who is now leading a delegation to Bangladesh amid heightened concerns over the treatment of Rohingyas in Myanmar, will soon visit ...

US provides additional $32 million aid for Rohingyas

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - The United States is providing an additional nearly $32 million in humanitarian assistance to address the urgent needs of Rohingya fleeing violence in Rakhine State ...

All options will be on table in UNGA: Watkins

Dhaka to rely on UN for solution to Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, Sept 17 (UNB) - Bangladesh wants to rely on the United Nations (UN) to find a solution to the problem it is facing now following the killings and persecution ...

Suu Kyi award’s suspended by UK union over Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, Sept 20 (UNB) - One of Britain’s largest trade unions has suspended an award given to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi during her time as a political prisoner, ...