Climate change, disaster management and human rights

Bangladesh, Nov. 12 -- In the fourth week of September this year, a UN panel of scientists associated with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a report on future impact of clim... Read More

Europe faces a challenging international context

Bangladesh, Nov. 4 -- The emerging complexity with regard to Brexit and the conflict in opinions within Britain have all created concern not only within the United Kingdom but also within the European... Read More

Interactive engagement between economic strength and security

Bangladesh, Oct. 28 -- Countries with economic power normally also possess military power. This combination helps them to deploy, when necessary, substantial force that enables them to influence event... Read More

Turkish assault on northern Syria and adjoining territories

Bangladesh, Oct. 21 -- The evolving situation on the Turkish-Syrian-Iraqi Kurdish border continues to create anxiety not only in that region but also elsewhere -- including the European Union (EU) and... Read More

The ruinous brunt of xenophobia

Bangladesh, Oct. 14 -- Xenophobia is the fear or hatred of that which is perceived to be foreign or strange. Analysts also feel that it can involve perceptions of an in-group towards an external group... Read More

Functional use of youth dividend and promotion of SDGs

Bangladesh, Oct. 7 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been awarded the prestigious "Champion for Skills Development for Young People" by the UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) during the current... Read More

Britain needs to be careful about its Brexit route

Bangladesh, Sept. 30 -- After months of indirect and oblique threats, British Prime Minister David Cameron wrote a letter to Donald Tusk President of the European Council on 10 November 10, 2015. He d... Read More

Afghanistan: The Taliban factor and peace

Bangladesh, Sept. 23 -- Instability and the search for peace in Afghanistan continue to attract attention of international geo-strategists. Anxiety has grown over the last year because of terrorist at... Read More

Intractable dimensions created by the Rohingya presence

Bangladesh, Sept. 16 -- Since late 1977, Bangladesh has had to be a gracious host to hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims when they sought sanctuary here from ethnic cleansing, rape, arson and mu... Read More

Creating a stateless status in Assam would only create a human tragedy

Bangladesh, Sept. 9 -- After constitutional changes in Kashmir, India has now generated more debate and controversy in international relations with its dealing with of Assam. On August 31, India publi... Read More