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The world needs to step up

The world needs to step up

Editorial

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Myanmar has continued to delay this process through lies and deceit

Rohingyas found stranded on Thai...

Rohingyas found stranded on Thai...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The passengers - 28 men, 31 women and five children

The right to return

The right to return

Editorial

Mon, Jun 10 2019

We cannot let Myanmar have its way

Outcry as Asean predicts 'smooth' Rohingya...

Outcry as Asean predicts 'smooth' Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Jun 8 2019

The two countries signed a repatriation deal in November 2017 but so far virtually no Rohingya have volunteered...

Myanmar white roses offer Eid solidarity...

Myanmar white roses offer Eid solidarity...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 6 2019

Respected moderate monk Seindita also came to plead for their patience, handing out white roses in solidarity...

Cooperating for peace

Cooperating for peace

Editorial

Fri, May 31 2019

It is imperative that regional powers establish goodwill and work with each other

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

South Asia

Thu, May 30 2019

At least 300 of Wirathu's supporters gathered outside the Shwedagon Pagoda in Myanmar's biggest...

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar hard...

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar hard...

South Asia

Wed, May 29 2019

At recent rallies, Wirathu has accused the government of corruption and criticized it for trying to change...

Armed and dangerous: Myanmar's military...

Armed and dangerous: Myanmar's military...

South Asia

Wed, May 29 2019

Senior generals already face sanctions for a scorched earth campaign that drove more than 740,000 Rohingya...

Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya...

Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya...

World

Mon, May 27 2019

'Their punishment was reduced by the military'

Signs of hope?

Signs of hope?

Editorial

Sun, May 26 2019

This is the kind of cooperation that we were hoping for

Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, May 20 2019

It remains unclear who this is supposed to help

‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

Mazher Mir

Fri, May 17 2019

Mazher Mir talks to Steve Ross, a senior adviser and program director at the Richardson Center, about...

World Bank under fire with  plan for...

World Bank under fire with plan for...

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

The western state was where Myanmar’s military unleashed a campaign in response to insurgent attacks...

Red pill: The odyssey of yaba from Myanmar...

Red pill: The odyssey of yaba from Myanmar...

Nation

Fri, May 17 2019

It all begins in the mountainous jungles of Myanmar, where yaba is produced—on an industrial scale—for...

'People are dying': UN official urges...

'People are dying': UN official urges...

South Asia

Wed, May 15 2019

Rakhine has been in the global spotlight since 2017, after roughly 730,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing a...

'Dead livestock and water running out'...

'Dead livestock and water running out'...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Myanmar's armed forces are using heavy artillery against the Arakan Army, who are fighting for more...

UN investigators urge nations to snap...

UN investigators urge nations to snap...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Myanmar security forces are accused of killings, gang rape and arson during a crackdown that drove more...

Myanmar should open its doors to humanitarian...

Myanmar should open its doors to humanitarian...

Editorial

Sun, May 12 2019

The army, also known as Tatmadaw, reportedly opened fire on 275 men and boys

Suu Kyi tries to save face with Myanmar...

Suu Kyi tries to save face with Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

Nobel Laureate Suu Kyi - already seen as a pariah by many for perceived complicity in the Rohingya's...

Prison riot in northern Myanmar leaves...

Prison riot in northern Myanmar leaves...

South Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

Prison department director Min Tun Soe said the riots were triggered over the inmate anger at not being...