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    America’s arms sales addiction

    William D Hartung | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2019

    IT’S no secret that Donald Trump is one of the most aggressive arms salesmen in history. How do we know? Because he tells us so...

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    Eager Saudis prepare to snap up stakes in ‘crown jewel’ Aramco

    Reuters . Riyadh | Updated at 12:10am on November 18, 2019

    ‘No voice is louder than that of the Aramco IPO, the largest IPO on earth,’ declared Ahmed Al-Arfaj, a Saudi Arabian TV talk show host,...

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    Foreign Minister’s apology demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on November 17, 2019

    Women organisation Naripokkho on Saturday demanded apology from foreign minister AK Abdul Momen immediately for his derogatory remarks on woman migrant workers returned...

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    Tortured Sumi brought back from Saudi Arabia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on November 15, 2019

    Sumi Akter who has gone through horrible experiences of alleged torture and sexual abuse while working as a housekeeper in Saudi Arabia returned home on...

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    Activists for stoppage of sending out female migrant workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on November 15, 2019

    Women organisations on Friday demanded the government to stop sending women workers to Saudi Arabia and other countries unless their minimum legal protections were...

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    Yemen: a beleaguered Saudia opting for a ‘political solution’?

    Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2019

    WHILE originally being a war waged by a Saudi-led coalition against the Houthis in Yemen, it quickly turned into a war being fought as much...

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    KSA deports 215 more Bangladeshis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on November 15, 2019

    Over 215 Bangladeshi workers who were deported by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia returned home in last two days. Saudi Arabia deported 1,561 workers in...

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    215 more workers sent back to Bangladesh from KSA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29pm on November 14, 2019

    A total of 215 more Bangladeshi workers who were deported by the immigration of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia returned home on Wednesday night...

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    Minister under fire over sending female workers to KSA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:52pm on November 12, 2019

    Expatriate welfare and overseas employment minister Imran Ahmad on Tuesday came under fire in the Jatiya Sangsad over sending female workers to the Kingdom of...

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    Three actors stabbed on stage in Riyadh

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 02:29pm on November 12, 2019

    A Yemeni man stabbed three actors at a performance in the Saudi capital, police said on Tuesday, in the first such attack since the ultra-conservative...

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