UN chief

December 2, 2019
December 2, 2019

Choose hope or climate surrender: UN chief

Confronted with a climate crisis threatening civilisation itself, humanity must choose between hope and surrender, UN chief Antonio Guterres tells the opening plenary of a UN climate conference.

November 3, 2018
November 3, 2018

Stand up for journos, truth

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged all to stand up for journalists, truth and justice saying truth never dies.

June 19, 2018
June 19, 2018

UN chief, WB president to visit Rohingyas

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim are likely to visit Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar soon, Finance Minister AMA Muhith said yesterday.

September 14, 2017
September 14, 2017

The situation 'catastrophic'

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres yesterday called on authorities in Myanmar to end violence against Rohingyas and acknowledged

February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016

Dozen hurt in Burundi grenade blast as UN chief visits

A dozen people are injured in at least 10 grenade blasts overnight in Bujumbura, police said Tuesday, as UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon visits Burundi.