British media slams U.S. protectionist trade policy

LONDON, June 5 (NsNewsWire) — As finance ministers from six of the G7 members have condemned U.S. protectionist trade policy, the London-based major daily newspapers on Monday lashed out at the American government’s decision to impose tariffs on some countries, including its European allies, reports Xinhua. While reporting the G7 criticism of Donald Trump administration’s […]

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Bodies of 23 Bangladeshi plane crash victims flown home

DHAKA, March 20 (NsNewsWire) — The bodies of the 23 Bangladeshis killed in a plane crash in Nepal returned home Monday, as mourners prepared a massive funeral. A Bangladesh Air Force cargo plane, bearing the coffins, landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in capital Dhaka at about 4:05 p.m. (local time), reports Xinhua. Ruling Bangladeshi […]

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Roundup: 49 killed, 22 injured in US-Bangla Airlines plane crash in Nepal

KATHMANDU, March 13 (NsNewsWire ) — Forty-nine people were killed and 22 injured after a passenger plane of the US-Bangla Airlines crashed in course of landing at Nepal’s Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on Monday afternoon, government authorities said here, reports Xinhua. The incident took place due to the pilot’s “missed approach,” the authorities said. General […]

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32 Bangladeshi, 33 Nepalese, 1 Chinese & 1 Maldivian

DHAKA, March 12 (NsNewsWire) — A  US Bangla aircraft carrying 71 persons on board crashed at Kathmandu Tribhuban Airport (TIA) today (12 March 2018). Of 71 persons on board, 67 were passengers (32 Bangladeshi, 33 Nepalese, 1 Chinese & 1 Maldivian) and 4 were Bangladeshi crew members. Twenty-two (22) persons, including 9 Bangladeshis, have been rescued […]

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China plays special role for safer world: ICRC official

GENEVA, March 12 (Xinhua) — China has a very special role to play for a safer world and for better global development, a senior official from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said. Jacques Pellet, special envoy of the ICRC president on China affairs, told Xinhua in a recent interview in Geneva, […]

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Williamson wags limp finger at China  

British Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson showed his tough stance against China as he wrapped up his visit to Australia. “We shouldn’t be blind to the ambition that China has and we’ve got to defend our national security interests,” he told ABC, adding that “We’ve got to ensure that any form of malign […]

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Statement on European Parliament delegation’s Dhaka visit

DHAKA, Febr. 14 (NsNewsWire) — The following is the full and unedited text of a statement issued here Wednesday on behalf of the European Parliament Delegation for Relations with the Countries of South Asia which paid an official visit to Bangladesh from 12 – 14 February 2018: “A delegation of the European Parliament is paying […]

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Williamson wags limp finger at China

Source:Global Times Published: 2018/2/13 22:33:41 British Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson showed his tough stance against China as he wrapped up his visit to Australia. “We shouldn’t be blind to the ambition that China has and we’ve got to defend our national security interests,” he told ABC, adding that “We’ve got to ensure […]

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