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Kyiv silent on airstrike in Russia, 3,000 flee Mariupol

Ukraine's president refused Friday to say whether he had ordered an airstrike on Russian soil, as a bus convoy navigated a tortuous evacuation to help thousands flee the besieged city Read More

Russia pledge to deescalate in Ukraine leaves West cold

Russia pledged to scale down fighting maround Kyiv and a second major city following peace talks on Tuesday that Ukraine's leader said showed "positive" signs, but Western allies made clear Read More

South says North Korea faked launch of so-called ‘monster’ missile

North Korea faked the launch of what manalysts have dubbed its "monster missile" last week, Seoul's military said mWednesday, adding that the test was, in reality, likely the same mintercontinental Read More

Russia, Ukraine set for face-to-face peace talks

Russian and Ukrainian negotiators will resume face-to-face peace talks as soon as Monday, probing whether a near-stalemate in fighting has forced Moscow to temper its demands. President Volodymyr Zelensky hailed Read More

NATO invites Zelensky to address summit via videolink

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has been invited to address a special NATO summit Thursday discussing the Russian invasion of his country, an official said."President Zelensky is invited to address the Read More

Bangladesh, US set for ‘partnership dialogue’ tomorrow

United States (US) Under Secretary for political affairs Victoria Nuland is due here today as Dhaka and Washington are set to hold 8th partnership dialogue to deepen the ties coinciding Read More

PM seeks larger Saudi investment in Bangladesh

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today sought larger investment of Saudi Arabia particularly in the special economic zones of Bangladesh. "I welcome the Saudi Arabia's investment in Bangladesh," she said. The Read More

US eyes on upcoming partnership dialogue to expand Dhaka-Washington ties

The United States await a scheduled partnership dialogue later this week, expecting it to expand “the robust” relationship with Bangladesh, coinciding with the 50th year of bilateral relations, US officials Read More

Russia and Ukraine to hold talks as troops edge closer to Kyiv

Russia and Ukraine were set for a third round of talks Monday as Moscow's invading forces maintain their devastating assaults across the former Soviet state. The discussions come as Russian Read More

Over 130,000 people evacuated via humanitarian corridors in six days: Ukrainian president

Over 130,000 people have been evacuated via humanitarian corridors in Ukraine over the past six days, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky said on Monday. "More than 10 humanitarian corridors were put Read More