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Elon Musk says he would lift Twitter ban on Trump

Elon Musk on said Tuesday that as owner of Twitter he would lift the ban on Donald Trump, contending that kicking the former US president off the platform "alienated a Read More

Fighting rages in Ukraine’s east as US warns of long war

Ukraine battled Russian forces in its eastern region Tuesday while overnight missile strikes hit the southern port of Odessa, as the United States warned that Russian President Vladimir Putin is Read More

US takes first step to approve $40 bn in Ukraine aid

US lawmakers voted Tuesday to send a $40 billion aid package to Ukraine as Washington warned that Russia was likely girding for a long conflict with its neighbor. The defense, Read More

60 dead in bombed east Ukraine school: Zelensky

Sixty civilians died in the bombing of a school in eastern Ukraine's Lugansk region this weekend, President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Sunday. "Just yesterday in the village of Bilogorivka, Lugansk Read More

Jaishankar leaves Dhaka for Bhutan

Indian External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar left here this morning after ending an 18-hour brief visit. Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen saw him off at Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) Read More

UN officials keen to deploy more peacekeepers from Bangladesh

United Nations officials have expressed interest in deploying more peacekeepers from Bangladesh in bilateral meetings with Chief of Army Staff General S M Shafiuddin Ahmed at UN Headquarters (UNHQs) in Read More

PM greets Macron on reelection as French President

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today greeted Emmanuel Macron on his reelection as the President of the French Republic. In a message to Macron, she said, "It is indeed an immense Read More

Dhaka, Oslo keen to enhance economic partnership

Dhaka and Oslo are keen to broaden economic partnership through trade, investment and maritime sector cooperation while Bangladesh and Norway are celebrating 50 years of the bilateral relations. The two Read More

Top US officials visit Kyiv as Mariupol ‘on the brink’

The United States' top diplomat and defence chief were in Ukraine's capital Sunday, Kyiv said, making the first high-level visit by US officials since Russia invaded two months ago as Read More

UN chief to meet Putin in Russia, Zelensky in Ukraine

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will meet with President Volodymyr Zelensky in Ukraine next week after a stop in Moscow to confer with President Vladimir Putin about the war, the Read More