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UN Human Rights Council

UNHRC adopts Bangladesh-proposed resolution on climate change, human rights

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) adopted a climate change and human rights resolution that was proposed by Bangladesh along with Vietnam and the Philippines

UNHRC adopts Bangladesh-proposed resolution on climate change, human rights

UNHRC adopts resolution calling for Rohingya crisis solution

A resolution on the "Human Rights Situation of Rohingya Muslims and other Minorities in Myanmar" was unanimously adopted today at the ongoing 47th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

UNHRC adopts resolution calling for Rohingya crisis solution

Myanmar Armed Forces Day

Bangladesh, 7 other countries criticised for joining events

A controversy has been created as the defence attaché of Bangladesh embassy in Myanmar joined a parade on Myanmar Armed Forces Day in Naypyidaw on a day that saw the highest number of deaths of ...

Bangladesh, 7 other countries criticised for joining events

Momen urges UNHRC to engage with Myanmar for Rohingya repatriation

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen Friday urged UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) and international community to constructively engage with Myanmar for early commencement of Rohingya repatriation to their ...

Momen urges UNHRC to engage with Myanmar for Rohingya repatriation

Irene Khan made UN special rapporteur

Former secretary general of Amnesty International, Irene Khan, has been appointed as the United Nations Human Rights Council’s special rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to ...

Irene Khan made UN special rapporteur

UN tells Bangladesh to take in 500 Rohingyas adrift at sea

The United Nations has asked Bangladesh to take in, on humanitarian grounds, the over 500 Rohingyas who are adrift at sea in two trawlers.

UN tells Bangladesh to take in 500 Rohingyas adrift at sea

NHRC not performing duties: HC

Expressing its resentment at the role of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), the High Court on Wednesday said the state agency is not performing the duties bestowed upon it as per the law, ...

NHRC not performing duties: HC

Rights commission finds no connection of gang rape with polls

The gang-rape victim of Noakhali's Subarnachar has been consistently alleging that her plight was for voting for the opposition BNP's candidate in the 30 December elections.However, the National ...

Rights commission finds no connection of gang rape with polls

NHRC asks ministry to punish female journalist killers

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday expressed concern at the killing of female journalist Suborna Akhter in front of her house at Radhanagar Majumdarpara in Pabna district town ...

NHRC asks ministry to punish female journalist killers

Planned attacks targetting Rohingyas continue: OHCHR

UN high commissioner for human rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Monday that there are indications that well-organised attacks are continuing to target Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims."In Myanmar, as ...

Planned attacks targetting Rohingyas continue: OHCHR
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