2h ago| Diplomacy

US concerned over political violence

The US has expressed concern about reports of intimidation, political violence, police harassment, arrests of opposition party members and restrictions on the ability of the opposition parties to meet and hold peaceful rallies.

9h ago| Diplomacy

Bangladesh, South Korea year-long celebrations kick off

Bangladesh and South Korea yesterday kicked off a year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations in 2023 by unveiling logo.

9h ago| Diplomacy

Bangabandhu’s quote in UNGA resolution

The historic quote of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, “friendship to all, malice towards none”, has been incorporated in a UN General Assembly resolution yesterday.

6d ago| Diplomacy

We don't want polarisation

The United Arab Emirates believes that the world cannot tolerate more polarization and confrontation, and that the coming decades need more communication, integration and cooperation in the political, economic, technological, health and food fields..“The UAE supports diplomacy over conflic

6d ago| Diplomacy

Last days in Bangladesh ‘memorable’

Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh, Li Jiming, has said that his days in Bangladesh were memorable, when he paid a farewell call on Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Thursday.

1w ago| Diplomacy

Teesta water-sharing issue will be resolved

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has once again expressed hope that Bangladesh and India would be able to resolve the Teesta water sharing and other issues through discussion.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

US concerned over political violence

The US has expressed concern about reports of intimidation, political violence, police harassment, arrests of opposition party members and restrictions on the ability of the opposition parties to meet and hold peaceful rallies.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Bangabandhu’s quote in UNGA resolution

The historic quote of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, “friendship to all, malice towards none”, has been incorporated in a UN General Assembly resolution yesterday.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

Bangladesh, South Korea year-long celebrations kick off

Bangladesh and South Korea yesterday kicked off a year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations in 2023 by unveiling logo.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Momen praises China envoy's contribution in strengthening bilateral ties

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today praised outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming for his contribution in strengthening Bangladesh-China bilateral relations.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

15 foreign missions lay importance on free polls

Fifteen foreign missions in Bangladesh have reaffirmed the importance of free, fair, inclusive and peaceful electoral processes in Bangladesh.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

US to scale up Rohingya resettlement

Scaling up Rohingya resettlement to the US is a priority for the Biden administration, said a visiting top official of the US government.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

15 foreign missions emphasise the need for free polls, free expression

Fifteen foreign missions in Bangladesh today reaffirmed the importance of free, fair, inclusive and peaceful electoral processes in Bangladesh.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

All should work together for peace and stability

All countries, including China, India, the US and Bangladesh, should work together as friends, instead of forming groups against each other, for peace and stability, said Li Jiming, the outgoing Chinese ambassador.

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

Govt doesn't expect new sanctions: Shahriar Alam

The government does not expect any new sanctions as it has enhanced its engagement with the US following sanctions on Rab and seven of its current and former officials, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam has said.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

US Asst Secy Noyes in Bangladesh to discuss Rohingya resettlement

US Assistant Secretary of the US Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, Julieta Valls Noyes is in Bangladesh to discuss a pilot scheme for a resettlement of a small group of Rohingyas to the US and humanitarian assistance for the Rohingya.