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ED: A better home for the Rohingya

ED: A better home for the Rohingya

Editorial

Mon, Oct 19 2020

In spite of criticisms, then, it is clear that the Bhashan Char project is a remarkable achievement

Bhashan Char: Superior to Cox’s Bazar...

Bhashan Char superior to Cox’s...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Oct 17 2020

If the relocation does not take place within a year and a half, the island’s infrastructure may...

ISPR: Rohingya families satisfied at...

ISPR: Rohingya families satisfied at...

Uncategorized

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The release said there are some groups with vested interests trying to tarnish the image of the Bangladesh...

Govt firm on relocating Rohingyas to...

Govt firm on relocating Rohingyas to...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Oct 12 2020

5,000 workers working to further develop the island’s infrastructure and a police station will...

HRW to Bangladesh: Allow UN experts...

'Allow UN experts to enter Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The Rohingyas on the island pleaded to be allowed to return home with their relatives

Govt forms high-powered committee on...

High-level panel over Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 28 2020

The executive committee, headed by the principal secretary to the prime minister, will oversee the overall...

Bangladesh strongly denies alleged sexual...

'No sexual assault in Bhashan

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Rohingyas facing no problem on the island, says secretary of the disaster management and relief

First Rohingya team to visit Bhashan...

First Rohingya team set to visit Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Plans to conduct the visit and potentially transfer Rohingyas to the island had been stalled due to bad...

Dhaka refuses to move Rohingyas from...

Dhaka refuses to move Rohingyas from...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jul 9 2020

Refugees will stay there until repatriated to Myanmar, says an official

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

UNHCR sets up isolation-treatment centres...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Four quarantine centers supported by UNHCR have also been established for those who have had contact...

300 Rohingyas in one cyclone shelter...

300 Rohingyas in one cyclone shelter...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, May 20 2020

Concern as cyclone Amphan is set to make landfall on Bangladesh coast on Wednesday evening

UN chief: Move Rohingya on Bhashan Char...

UN chief: Move Rohingya on Bhashan Char...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, May 17 2020

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said those concerned about Bhashan Char should host the Rohingya in their...

280 more rescued Rohingyas sent to Bhashan...

280 more rescued Rohingyas sent to Bhashan...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, May 7 2020

They were rescued from the Bay of Bengal on Wednesday night

UNHCR opposes Rohingya transfers to...

UNHCR opposes Rohingya transfers to...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, May 5 2020

Like in the past, rescued Rohingyas could be in Cox’s Bazar, says UN refugee agency

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...

Foreign minister: Bhashan Char either...

Foreign minister: Bhashan Char either...

Nation

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Dr AK Abdul Momen recently visited Bangabandhu Shilpanagar, Matarbari power plant and Bhashan Char

FM: Rohingyas will not be forced to...

FM: Rohingyas will not be forced to...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Previous two repatriation attempts were unsuccessful

Rights group casts doubt on Rohingya...

Rights group casts doubt on Rohingya...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 26 2019

The move has yet to be endorsed by UN agencies and major bilateral donors

43 containers drift towards Bhasan Char...

43 containers drift towards Bhasan Char...

Nation

Sun, Jun 30 2019

A cargo ship carrying with 83 containers was heading towards Pangaon from the Chittagong port when it...

Rohingya relocation: What’s the future...

Rohingya relocation: What’s the future...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Government blames international aid workers for Rohingyas’ unwillingness to move to the island,...

Stick to the plan

Stick to the plan

Rezaul Hoque

Tue, Apr 30 2019

It would be a mistake for Bangladesh to not uphold its bilateral agreement with Myanmar