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US team in refugee camps investigating...

US team in refugee camps investigating...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 25 2018

The information will be analyzed in Washington and documented in a report to be sent to the State Department's...

The last Boishakh

The last Boishakh

Opinion

Tue, Apr 17 2018

Why would you ever let the last Boishakh you celebrated be the last Boishakh you ever celebrate?

Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Bill...

Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Bill...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The bill has been brought to amend the Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust Ordinance of 1983.

Myanmar lures Bangladeshi Buddhists...

Myanmar lures Bangladeshi Buddhists...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 2 2018

Two government officials in the region confirmed the migration, saying up to 55 tribal families had left...

Sri Lanka ends emergency as ethnic tensions...

Sri Lanka ends emergency as ethnic tensions...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Much of the anti-Muslim violence was concentrated in the central district of Kandy, 115km northeast of...

UN rights chief calls for Myanmar war...

UN rights chief calls for Myanmar war...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council has set up multiple investigations and fact-finding missions...

Sri Lanka blocks social media as Buddhist...

Sri Lanka blocks social media as Buddhist...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Some of the violence has been instigated over social media with postings appearing on Facebook threatening...

Rakhine leader faces Myanmar court after...

Rakhine leader faces Myanmar court after...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Members of the ethnic Rakhine Buddhist population are accused of assisting the military in a campaign...

UN: Acts of genocide suspected against...

UN: Acts of genocide suspected against...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 7 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine into Bangladesh since insurgent attacks sparked a security...

UN warns Rohingya refugees to brace...

UN warns Rohingya refugees to brace...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 28 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh since violence flared in August and live on slopes...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Veteran economist Aung Tun Thet said villages were being bulldozed to make it easier for the government...

Rushanara, 100 British MPs for ICC referral...

Rushanara, 100 British MPs for ICC referral...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 21 2018

The Parliamentarians wrote to British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Wednesday seeking measures in...

Bulldozed Rohingya villages deepen fears...

Bulldozed Rohingya villages deepen fears...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 13 2018

Accusations of a systematic campaign to rid Rakhine of Rohingya history are not new

State minister: UN to take part in Rohingya...

State minister: UN to take part in Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Feb 12 2018

There was no immediate comment from the UN, which has said previously that any repatriation must be...

Reuters report on Myanmar massacre brings...

Reuters report on Myanmar massacre brings...

Uncategorized

Sat, Feb 10 2018

The United Nations described the details of the Reuters report as alarming and said that it showed the...

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

UNHRC: Rohingya abuses could spark regional...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled to bordering Bangladesh since last August

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 3 2018

The council has demanded that hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas who were driven out of Rakhine state...

UN calls on Myanmar for unhindered access...

UN calls on Myanmar for unhindered access...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 24 2018

UNHCR said earlier there are continued restrictions on access for aid agencies, the media and other independent...

Bangladesh official says village burns...

Bangladesh official says village burns...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Footage of the blaze quickly spread among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh through social media, with...

Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delayed...

Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delayed...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Myanmar officials said that by Tuesday afternoon no Rohingya had crossed back into Rakhine, the scene...

Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation...

Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 20 2018

Bangladesh will provide an advance list of prospective returnees with forms attesting to their residency...