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ED: The world needs to pay up to ease...

ED: The world needs to pay up to ease...

Editorial

Tue, May 18 2021

These funds will go a long way towards easing the pressure on Bangladesh

Rohingyas want to return to Myanmar;...

Rohingyas want to return to

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Envoys of several countries, including the US, UK, Canada, Australia and the EU visit Bhashan Char

Foreign envoys visit Bhasan Char

Foreign envoys visit Bhasan Char

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 3 2021

The 13,000 acre island has modern amenities, fresh water year-round, a beautiful lake and proper infrastructure...

Rohingya relocation: 2,495 more set...

2,495 Rohingyas set for Bhashan Char...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Mar 31 2021

They will join 14,000 other refugees who have already gone to the island

1,800 more Rohingyas moved to Bhasan...

1,800 more Rohingyas moved to Bhasan...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Mar 4 2021

Five vessels from the Bangladesh Navy carried the Rohingyas to the island

Rohingyas leave camps in groups for...

Rohingyas leave camps in groups for...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Dec 3 2020

As of 12:45pm on Thursday, 21 buses, with police escorts, have set off for Chittagong from Ukhiya College,...

Human rights group to govt: Facilitate...

‘Facilitate a visit for human rights...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Nov 12 2020

The government is moving forward with plans to relocate up to 100,000 Rohingya from Cox’s Bazar...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Rohingyas concerned by lack of medical facilities on island

HRW: Cyclone endangers Rohingyas on...

HRW: Cyclone endangers Rohingyas on...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, May 21 2020

Allegations of torture, limited healthcare, food on Bhasan Char

Life of the first Rohingya batch in...

Life of the first Rohingya batch in...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, May 5 2020

A team of doctors from Bangladesh Navy have also visited to take note of any healthcare issues the residents...

Who’s the man willing to settle in Bhashan...

Who’s the man willing to settle in Bhashan...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 8 2020

Man goes into hiding after responding to the government’s call to relocate to Bhashan Char

Govt again postpones Rohingya relocation...

Govt again postpones Rohingya relocation...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Feb 26 2020

Bangladesh and Myanmar have already signed a repatriation deal to send back some Rohingya to their homeland...

Govt optimistic about Rohingya relocation...

Govt optimistic about Rohingya relocation...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Since August 25, 2017, Bangladesh is hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas and most of them entered Cox’s...

Bangladesh to move Rohingya to flood-prone...

Bangladesh to move Rohingya to flood-prone...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Dhaka wants to move 100,000 refugees to Bhasan Char – a Bay of Bengal island hours by boat from...

Rohingya relocation to Bhasan Char to...

Rohingya relocation to Bhasan Char to...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Mar 3 2019

The project, which is scheduled to be completed this year, is being implemented by the Bangladesh...

What do Rohingyas think about Bhashan...

What do Rohingyas think about Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jan 29 2019

They fear the island will flood, cut them off from humanitarian aid and services

Aid agencies fear for Rohingya refugees...

Aid agencies fear for Rohingya refugees...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 18 2018

Speaking in London on Tuesday, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina confirmed the plan to move 100,000 Rohingya...

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Salil Shetty, secretary general of Amnesty International, sits for an exclusive interview with the Dhaka...

‘We hope Rohingyas can move here within...

‘We hope Rohingyas can move here within...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 5 2018

The Dhaka Tribune takes an exclusive look at how the Rohingya resettlement project is progressing at...

PM: Bangladesh wants peace, not

PM: Bangladesh wants peace, not

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Sheikh Hasina said her government has taken measures to modernize the Armed Forces to give a befitting...

Infographic: Bhasan Char- new home for...

Infographic: Bhasan Char- new home for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Bangladesh government is turning an island in the Bay of Bengal into a home for 100,000 Rohingya Muslims...