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UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

The exodus of Rohingya from northern Rakhine began after Myanmar's army launched clearance operations...

US official: In Myanmar crackdown, abuses...

US official: In Myanmar crackdown, abuses...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Human rights groups and neighbouring, Muslim-majority Malaysia accuse Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung...

UN rights envoy to probe Myanmar Rohingya...

UN rights envoy to probe Myanmar Rohingya...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 7 2017

Areas of Rakhine have been in lockdown since October, sending tens of thousands of the Rohingya minority...

Uprooted by war, fearing troops, Myanmar...

Uprooted by war, fearing troops, Myanmar...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 6 2017

More than 100,000 people in Kachin state, in Myanmar's north, have been forced from their homes by fighting...

Myanmar accused of 'whitewash' as panel...

Myanmar accused of 'whitewash' as panel...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Myanmar's government has also denied allegations that abuses have been committed, but has prevented independent...

Malaysia police: Myanmar faces danger...

Malaysia police: Myanmar faces danger...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Myanmar faces a growing danger of attacks by foreign supporters of Islamic State (IS) recruited from...

Myanmar commission plays down abuse...

Myanmar commission plays down abuse...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 4 2017

The commission also found 'insufficient evidence' of rape but added it was still looking into claims...

Myanmar detains police over Rohingya...

Myanmar detains police over Rohingya...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi's office named four officers who were involved in the operation including constable...

The world must act

The world must act

Editorial

Wed, Dec 21 2016

The world community has fallen woefully short on meeting this global humanitarian problem

Build bridges instead of burning...

Build bridges instead of burning...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Dec 11 2016

Bangladesh alone cannot be expected to shoulder the problem of the Rohingyas

UN calls on Suu Kyi to visit crisis-hit...

UN calls on Suu Kyi to visit crisis-hit...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 9 2016

The UN has urged Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi to visit northern Rakhine state, where the...

Because they don’t vote

Because they don’t vote

Uncategorized

Sun, Dec 4 2016

Why is Aung San Suu Kyi still silent?

UN: Myanmar’s reputation at stake over...

UN: Myanmar’s reputation at stake over...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Soldiers have poured into the area along Myanmar’s frontier with Bangladesh, responding to coordinated...

Myanmar government faces new crisis...

Myanmar government faces new crisis...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Myanmar's eight-month-old government faced a fresh crisis on Monday, after four ethnic armed groups attacked...

DU students protest against mass killing...

DU students protest against mass killing...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

Hundreds of students from Dhaka University (DU) demonstrated on the campus on Monday to protest the persistent...

Dozens killed in fresh violence in Myanmar's...

Dozens killed in fresh violence in Myanmar's...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 14 2016

The operation marks a serious escalation of violence since three border guard posts reportedly came under...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Soldiers have killed several dozen people and arrested scores in their hunt for the attackers, who the...

Asean MPs urge probe of reported Myanmar...

Asean MPs urge probe of reported Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 2 2016

Troops have poured into northern Rakhine since militants believed to be Rohingya Muslims launched coordinated...

Myanmar army forces hundreds of Rohingya...

Myanmar army forces hundreds of Rohingya...

World

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The area around Maungdaw Township, near the border with Bangladesh, is under military lockdown and journalists...

Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

World

Wed, Oct 5 2016

President Htin Kyaw had signed off on a bill abolishing the notorious Emergency Provisions Act of 1950,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 24 2016

In recognition of the progress, for the first time in fifteen years, the European Union would not table...