PM to global community: Take responsibility for climate migrants

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the global community to take the responsibility for climate migrants as they are getting displaced for no fault of their own. “As our people will be displaced for no fault of ours…we expect the international community to shoulder the responsibility of accommodating them and providing them with livelihood,” she […]

Imran Khan speaks to Sheikh Hasina over phone before her India trip

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has spoken with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina over the telephone on the eve of the beginning of her visit to India. He rang Hasina up on Wednesday afternoon, her Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said. “They exchanged greetings. He ( Prime Minister Imran Khan) inquired about the Bangladesh prime minister’s […]

Myanmar should comply with agreements over Rohingya repatriation: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon Myanmar to take action to ensure the Rohingya’s return, safety and security. She also urged Myanmar to live up to the previous agreements made with Bangladesh over the return of the refugees. The premier made the statements while being interviewed by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on the […]

PM Sheikh Hasina received ‘vaccine hero’ award

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received the ‘vaccine hero’ award. Prime Minister has been awarded the Global Alliance for Vaccination and Immunization (GAVI) for Bangladesh’s success in the immunization program. The award was given to Sheikh Hasina at the UN Headquarters in New York on Monday (September 23) at the United Nations Headquarters in recognition of […]

PM Sheikh Hasina likely to float new Rohingya proposals at UN

In a bid to seek expeditious global efforts to repatriate Rohingyas, PM Sheikh Hasina is likely to float new specific proposals at the UN General Assembly in New York this month, says Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen. Briefing the media on Wednesday (Sept 18), he said that in her speech to the UNGA, the prime […]