What Bangladesh must do now as a global climate leader

What Bangladesh must do now as a global climate leader

December 7, 2022 DHAKA – The recent agreement by all countries to establish a new fund for loss and damage from human-induced climate change at COP27 was a simple recognition of an unfortunate reality that has existed for a long time. The reality is that the impacts that are now scientifically attributable to global temperature […]

This is not the time to change Conservative leader, minister argues

Published: October 18, 2022 18:19:02 | Updated: October 18, 2022 19:30:45 This is not the time to be changing leader, Armed Forces Minister James Heappey has argued, as he defended the prime minister, reports BBC. Suggestions that there is a candidate to replace Liz Truss who would unite the party is “for the birds”, he […]

Shahab Uddin: PM Hasina now becomes world climate leader

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin on Wednesday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has now become a global climate leader as she has been playing a strong role for the people affected by climate change.  He said her remarkable work and strong voice in the global fight against climate change are being […]

Narail farmer, pregnant wife stabbed by JL leader

Narail farmer, pregnant wife stabbed by JL leader

A farmer and his pregnant wife were allegedly stabbed by a Juba League leader near the victim’s home at village Chanchuri under Kalia upazila in Narail district on Saturday. The injured couple – Jannat Molla, 45, and his wife Shila Begum, 35, are now undergoing treatment at the Khulna Medical College Hospital. The alleged attacker, […]

Bangladesh govt has ‘completely failed’ in protecting Hindus: RSS leader

Bangladesh govt has 'completely failed' in protecting Hindus: RSS leader

RSS national executive member Indresh Kumar on Saturday condemned the alleged incident of vandalism at a temple in Bangladesh and urged India to intervene, saying the Sheikh Hasina government has “completely failed” in protecting the minority Hindus there. He also appealed to the Congress and all other opposition parties to condemn the incident rising above […]

US to be ‘leader’ in vaccine access: Blinken

US to be ‘leader’ in vaccine access: Blinken

The United States will be “the leader” in vaccinating the world against Covid-19 after making rapid progress at home, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Monday. “I anticipate that, as we continue to vaccinate the entire American population, that we will be able to do even more around the world,” Blinken told a virtual news […]