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Dead, wounded in strike on Yemen prison: Red Cross

An air strike has destroyed a prison in the Huthi rebel stronghold of Saada in northern Yemen, leaving many dead or wounded, the insurgents said Friday as the Red Cross confirmed an attack

Dead, wounded in strike on Yemen prison: Red Cross

Afghanistan sanctions behind 'infuriating' suffering: Red Cross

Economic sanctions are causing massive suffering in crisis-wracked Afghanistan, a top Red Cross official said Monday, describing the situations as "infuriating"

A child poses for a picture early in the morning in Kandahar on 21 November, 2021

Cold storage mortuary extension set up at DMCH

DMCH is the primary location in Dhaka for processing victims after mass fatalities and for the storage of unidentified remains before being passed over to charity organisations for burial

Cold storage mortuary extension set up at DMCH

Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka seeks ICRC role in creating conducive environment

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has said ICRC should work more actively in Rakhine state with Myanmar authorities for creating a conducive environment so that the Rohingyas can go back to their ...

Dhaka seeks ICRC role in creating conducive environment

Coronavirus compounds climate disasters but shows action can work: Red Cross

The coronavirus has made it harder for authorities to respond to disasters caused by extreme weather fuelled by climate change, with more severe storms, floods and heatwaves affecting nearly 140 ...

Coronavirus compounds climate disasters but shows action can work: Red Cross

Cyclone season awaits thousands of Myanmar Muslims on refugee island

The Bangladesh government wants to send thousands more Myanmar Rohingya refugees to an isolated island in the Bay of Bengal before the cyclone season starts despite safety concerns raised by the ...

Cyclone season awaits thousands of Myanmar Muslims on refugee island

Red Cross urges govts to include migrants in COVID-19 programmes

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has urged governments to systematically include migrants, irrespective of legal status, in their programmes and policies to address the COVID-19 ...

A migrant from Bangladesh waits on a road side near Turkey's Ipsala border crossing with Greece's Kipi, in Edirne, Turkey, 2 March 2020.

Dengue: Red Crescent opens hotline for safe blood

Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) has opened hotline for safe blood and blood platelets (01811458537, 02- 9139940), reports UNB. It has also started distributing leaflets among homebound people ...

Dengue: Red Crescent opens hotline for safe blood

Govt asked to issue red alert at borders to bar Rifat killers

The High Court (HC) on Thursday ordered government to issue red alert at all the borders of the country to prevent escape of people those killed a youth in broad daylight in Barguna.A High Court ...

Govt asked to issue red alert at borders to bar Rifat killers

Red Cross fights disasters with fast funding in Bangladesh

A fund launched by the Red Cross aims to deliver life-saving humanitarian aid before rather than after floods, droughts and other natural hazards hit, so as to reduce damage and trauma in some of the ...

Red Cross fights disasters with fast funding in Bangladesh
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