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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...

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...

Myanmar army takes outpost from powerful...

Myanmar army takes outpost from powerful...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Daung Kha, a spokesman for the Kachin Independence Army (KIA), confirmed the outpost's capture but said...

ICG: Rohingya insurgency a 'game-changer'...

ICG: Rohingya insurgency a 'game-changer'...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 15 2016

At least 27,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since with stories of mass-killings, rape and torture...

Ministry to write Myanmar's true history...

Ministry to write Myanmar's true history...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 14 2016

Myanmar's more than one million Rohingya are loathed by many from the Buddhist majority

11 killed in northern Myanmar insurgent...

11 killed in northern Myanmar insurgent...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Thousands have fled their homes in northern Shan state since the fighting erupted in late November, with...

IOM: 21,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh...

IOM: 21,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 6 2016

Myanmar has denied allegations of abuse but has banned foreign journalists and independent investigators...

What's behind persecution of Myanmar's...

What's behind persecution of Myanmar's...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Their plight generally goes unnoticed by the world at large, even though some rights activists say their...

UN: 10,000 Rohingyas have fled to...

UN: 10,000 Rohingyas have fled to...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

The UN rights agency said Myanmar's treatment of the Rohingya could be tantamount to crimes against...

BGB sends 120 Rohingyas back

BGB sends 120 Rohingyas back

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members have pushed back around 120 Rohingyas who were trying to enter...

Critics round on Myanmar's Suu Kyi over...

Critics round on Myanmar's Suu Kyi over...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The UN has said recent security operations amount to 'ethnic cleansing' of the Muslim Rohingya minority,...

West voices concern at handling of Rohingya...

West voices concern at handling of Rohingya...

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 24 2016

Violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State has sent hundreds of Rohingya Muslims fleeing across the border to...

Massacre in Myanmar

Massacre in Myanmar

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

From October 9 to October 20, some 428 Rohingya were killed, 192 Rohingya women raped, 440 arrested and...

3,000 flee Myanmar clashes to

3,000 flee Myanmar clashes to

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

Chinese state media said its military had been placed on high alert after one of its nationals was injured...

Hundreds of Rohingya cross into...

Hundreds of Rohingya cross into...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 22 2016

Members of the muslim Rohingya minority are fleeing Myanmar after government troops poured into their...

Tensions mount after BSF raids Kurigram...

Tensions mount after BSF raids Kurigram...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Three Indian Border Security Force (BSF) men allegedly raided a Bangladeshi house in Gorokmandal village...

Tk1.27cr worth of Indian sarees seized...

Tk1.27cr worth of Indian sarees seized...

Nation

Sun, Nov 13 2016

BGB seized an illegal shipment of Indian sarees worth Tk1,27,47000 from Keshabpur bazar area in Jessore...