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70 boat migrants from Libya missing...

70 boat migrants missing in Med

World

Sat, Oct 2 2021

Tens of thousands seek to cross the central Mediterranean annually, leading to hundreds of...

30 more Bangladeshis rescued from the...

30 more Bangladeshis rescued from Mediterranean...

Migration

Thu, Sep 9 2021

Earlier this year they went to Dubai with visit visas and then moved to Libya and finally to

Bangladeshis among 394 migrants rescued...

Bangladeshis rescued off Tunisia

World

Sun, Aug 1 2021

It was not clear if there were any deaths or injuries among the migrants who were in the wooden boat,...

What drives Bangladeshis to the perilous...

What drives Bangladeshis to peril in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Of 44,093 who crossed the sea route this year, highest 3,332 were from Bangladesh

IOM: Deaths on maritime migration routes...

‘Deaths during migrating on boat to...

World

Wed, Jul 14 2021

The number of people attempting to cross to Europe via the Mediterranean increased by 58% compared to...

Bangladeshis among 43 migrants drown...

Bangladeshis among 43 drown off...

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

The boat carrying migrants from Bangladesh, Egypt, Sudan, and Eritrea had set off from Libya’s...

At least 130 migrants feared drowned...

130 migrants feared drowned in...

World

Fri, Apr 23 2021

‘The latest deaths would bring the tally for the central Mediterranean route to close to 500 people...

UN: At least 41 migrants feared dead...

41 migrants feared dead in...

World

Thu, Feb 25 2021

The UN agencies said about 160 migrants and refugees have died so far this year trying to reach Europe...

8 dead as migrant boat capsizes off...

8 dead as migrant boat capsizes off...

Europe

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Migrant arrivals in the Canary Islands have surged to 17,000 this year -- 10 times last year's...

Report: Amount of plastic dumped in...

Plastic dumped in Med to double in 20...

Europe

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Egypt, Italy and Turkey are the countries that release the most plastic into the sea

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

Africa

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The North African country has become a key embarkation point for migrants attempting death-defying voyages...

Pandemic deepens North Africa despair...

Pandemic deepens N Africa despair behind...

Africa

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Frustration is rife among young people across the Arab world, said the latest annual Arab Youth...

Bangladeshis among 22 migrants rescued...

Libya Shipwreck: Bangladeshis among...

Middle East

Sat, Sep 26 2020

The boat had set off from the town of Zliten, east of the Libyan capital of Tripoli, late on...

Turkey, Greece agree to talks on Mediterranean...

Turkey, Greece agree to talks on Mediterranean...

Europe

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Turkey has also extended the mission of another research vessel in disputed waters off Cyprus until October...

Nato: Greece, Turkey agree de-escalation...

Nato: Greece, Turkey agree de-escalation...

Europe

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Nato's announcement came after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged the sides to reduce tensions...

EU urged to share refugees as boat tragedies...

EU urged to share refugees as boat tragedies...

Europe

Tue, Oct 8 2019

The meeting came after a boat packed with around 50 migrants capsized Monday off Italy's island of...

A humane approach to illegal...

A humane approach to illegal...

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Aug 31 2019

A tragic drama is unfolding in Europe

37 Bangladeshis among migrants rescued...

37 Bangladeshis among migrants rescued...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Rescuers brought to shore all 71 passengers, including 37 citizens from Bangladesh, eight Moroccans,...

HC seeks report over deaths of Bangladeshis...

HC seeks report over deaths of Bangladeshis...

Court

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Expatriate Welfare ministry has formed a high powered inter-ministerial committee to probe the...

HC again orders probe report for deaths...

HC again orders probe report for deaths...

Court

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Expatriate Welfare ministry has formed a high powered inter-ministerial committee to probe the...

HC inquires about action taken over...

HC inquires about action taken over...

Court

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Earlier on June 17, a writ was filed seeking directives against those responsible for the deaths