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Red Cross: Over 2,000 health facilities...

'2,000 Afghan health facilities...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 30 2021

More than 20,000 health workers in the country were no longer working, or were working without being...

Red Cross: Southeast Asia needs vaccine...

'Southeast Asia needs vaccine access...

South-East Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Indonesia and Philippines, the most populous countries in Southeast Asia, have only fully vaccinated...

The 1918 Red Cross PSA that is eerily...

The 1918 Red Cross PSA that is eerily...

World

Sun, Oct 4 2020

The Red Cross suggested all wear masks to fight the Spanish Flu pandemic in 1918. In 2020, amid the Covid-19...

OP-ED: A crisis like I’ve never seen...

OP-ED: A crisis like I’ve never seen...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Nobody was ready for something quite like Covid-19

Resilience despite all odds

Resilience despite all odds

Ikhtiyar Aslanov

Thu, Jun 20 2019

Key takeaways from Bangladesh

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Red Cross warns of food crisis in North...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Drought and floods have long been a seasonal threat in North Korea, which lacks irrigation systems and...

People need an answer, because we owe...

People need an answer, because we owe...

Opinion

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Humanitarian assistance alone is not enough

ICRC chief: Myanmar’s attitude about...

‘Myanmar's stance on Rohingya return...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The ICRC chief said there are around 250,000 Rohingyas living in Myanmar and the situation in Rakhine...

UN, Red Cross urge Saudi-led coalition...

UN, Red Cross urge Saudi-led coalition...

World

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The Saudis and their allies say the Houthis get weapons from their arch-foe, Iran

BDRCS vice-chairman elected as IFRC...

BDRCS vice-chairman elected as IFRC...

Dhaka

Tue, Nov 7 2017

'This triumph is in recognition for the contribution of BDRCS in humanitarian service'

Equipment to set up new medical centre...

Equipment to set up new medical centre...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 25 2017

'The equipment includes everything that is necessary for a medical centre, from needles to...

Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers...

Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 23 2017

So far, the Myanmar government has only granted access to Red Cross organisations to the area

Red Cross fills UN void in Myanmar’s...

Red Cross fills UN void in Myanmar’s...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Many other countries with large Muslim populations, including Pakistan and Turkey, have expressed concern...

Red Cross: 24 million affected by South...

Red Cross: 24 million affected by South...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 22 2017

Flood waters in the three countries, Bangladesh, India and Nepal, have left hundreds of people stranded...

Death toll from Sierra Leone floods...

Death toll from Sierra Leone floods...

Africa

Fri, Aug 18 2017

The disaster began on Monday when heavy rains hit the city and the partial collapse of a hillside triggered...

Six Red Cross workers killed, two missing...

Six Red Cross workers killed, two missing...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 8 2017

Six Red Cross workers were killed and two others were missing in northern Afghanistan, the international...

Oil truck fireball kills 42 in...

Oil truck fireball kills 42 in...

Africa

Sun, Dec 11 2016

A fireball from an oil lorry engulfed vehicles on one of Kenya's main highways, killing at least 42 people...