Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017 09:03:21 pm

Trump assures PM of all supports on Rohingya issue


US President Donald Trump has assured Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of his country's all supports on the Rohingya issue as they talked on the sidelines of a high level meeting on UN reforms.

"President Trump said the United States will stand beside Bangladesh on Rohingya issue," Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque told newsmen referring to the conversation at UN headquarters here late yesterday. PM's press secretary Ihsanul Karim and Bangladesh press minister in Washington Shamim Ahmed joined the media briefing at ...Details»

Govt encouraging killers thru’ importing rice: Rizvi


Denouncing the government’s decision of importing rice from Myanmar, BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi said the government ...Details»

JnU student among 4 killed in road accident


At least four people including a student of Jagannath University (JnU) named Naim Khan were killed in a road accident ...Details»

Suu Kyi 'burying head in sand': Amnesty


Amnesty International has accused Aung San Suu Kyi and her government of "burying their heads in the sand" and telling ...Details»

Minor boy found dead in Dhanmondi lake


Police recovered body of a minor boy from the capital's Dhanmondi lake. The deceased was identified as Ratul, 13, son of ...Details»

‘North Korea will be destroyed’


The US ambassador to the UN warned North Korea will be destroyed if it continues its "reckless behavior" and forces ...Details»

PM reaches New York to attend UNGA


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reached here via Abu Dhabi to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General ...Details»

India calls Rohingya refugees 'threat to national security'


Flag of IndiaThe Indian government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that Rohingya refugees were “a threat to national security”, ...Details»

Satellite images of Rohingya village burning


Rights group Amnesty International has released satellite images which it says show an "orchestrated campaign" to burn Rohingya villages in ...Details»

Money launderers to be brought to justice: PM


Bringing allegations of endless corruption and money laundering against BNP and Jamaat, Prime minister Sheikh Hasina told parliament that appropriate ...Details»

India to grant citizenship to Chakmas, not Rohingyas


The Centre will soon grant citizenship to nearly one lakh Chakma and Hajong refugees, who came from the erstwhile East ...Details»

Diplomats in Cox’s Bazar to see Rohingya camps


A group of diplomats stationed in Dhaka are now visiting Ukhia in Cox's Bazar to see plights of Rohingyas who ...Details»