Monday, 25 October 2021
Israeli PM in Russia for first talks with Putin
The visit may be one of Putin’s last face-to-face meeting with a foreign leader before Russia’s new Covid restrictions come into force next week
22 Oct 2021, 15:56
North Korea fires ballistic missile: South's military
North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, the latest in a series of tests by Pyongyang as a US envoy repeated calls for dialogue
19 Oct 2021, 09:31
Pakistan nuclear scientist AQ Khan dies
Abdul Qadeer Khan, a Pakistani nuclear scientist who acknowledged being part of a nuclear proliferation ring, died on Sunday. He was 85.
10 Oct 2021, 14:53
North Korea slams UN over its meeting on missile test
North Korea on Sunday slammed the UN Security Council for holding an emergency meeting over the country’s latest missile tests, accusing the member states of toying with a “time-bomb”
03 Oct 2021, 13:44
Momen demands unconditional assurance against nuclear weapons threat
Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has demanded effective, unconditional and non-discriminatory assurances of the nuclear-weapons states against the threat or use of the deadly weapons.
29 Sep 2021, 16:45
Biden seeks 'free and open' Pacific with Australia, India, Japan
US president Joe Biden and the leaders of Australia, India and Japan promised Friday to work together for a stable, open and democratic Indo-Pacific in a veiled dig at China during their first ...
25 Sep 2021, 13:09
PM Hasina demands ‘universal, affordable’ vaccine access to all
Sheikh Hasina expressed her grave concern over growing trend of “vaccine divides” pointing out World Bank reports suggesting high and upper middle-income countries received so far 84 per cent of ...
25 Sep 2021, 09:02
US, Iran closer to resuming nuclear talks
The deal gives inspectors of the IAEA access to surveillance equipment and to service cameras at Iranian nuclear facilities
23 Sep 2021, 09:47
North Korea appears to have restarted nuclear reactor: UN agency
Nuclear-armed North Korea appears to have restarted its plutonium-producing reprocessing reactor in a “deeply troubling” development, the UN atomic agency has said, a possible sign Pyongyang is ...
31 Aug 2021, 11:12
Japan marks 76th anniversary of US atomic bombing on Hiroshima
Japan on Friday marked 76 years since the world's first atomic bomb attack, with low-key ceremonies and disappointment over a refusal by Olympics organisers to hold a minute's silence
06 Aug 2021, 09:46