• Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018
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Myanmar clears list of 8,000 Rohingyas...

Myanmar clears list of 8,000 Rohingyas...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Bangladesh will seek updates on what steps are taken for the safe and sustainable return of Rohingyas...

Bangladesh, Myanmar to discuss Rohingya...

Bangladesh, Myanmar to discuss Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Bangladesh will seek updates on what steps are being taken for the safe and sustainable return of Rohingya...

UN expert voices fears for Rohingyas...

UN expert voices fears for Rohingyas...

World

Wed, Oct 10 2018

The UN expert said nearly 200 Rohingyas are known to be detained in India on charges of illegal...

Myanmar newspaper journalists held after...

Myanmar newspaper journalists held after...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 10 2018

One of the men, Eleven Media Group's editor-in-chief Kyaw Zaw Linn, had earlier told Reuters that...

UN rights envoy: Myanmar 'unwilling'...

Rights envoy calls on UN to act on Myanmar’s...

World

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Myanmar has dismissed all allegations, slamming the UN body as biased, and the government has set up...

UN made to wait on plan for sustainable...

UN made to wait on plan for sustainable...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Oct 8 2018

UNHCR, UNDP complete first assessments in Rakhine

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 8 2018

A brutal military campaign that started last year drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar...

Myanmar claims St Martin’s Island is...

Myanmar claims St Martin’s Island is...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Oct 6 2018

The Bangladesh government has summoned the Myanmar ambassador and strongly protested the matter

Bangladesh at the UNGA

Bangladesh at the UNGA

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Oct 6 2018

With our handling of the Rohingya crisis, Bangladesh now has the attention of the world

India deports seven Rohingyas to Myanmar...

India deports seven Rohingyas to Myanmar...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

The men, who had been in detention for immigration offences since 2012, were handed over to Myanmar authorities...

EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar...

EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar...

World

Thu, Oct 4 2018

The sanctions would include Myanmar’s lucrative textile industry and potentially put at risk thousands...

India sends seven Rohingya to border...

India sends seven Rohingya to border...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 3 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh after an army crackdown in Myanmar a year ago

Guterres to India: Support Dhaka on...

Guterres to India: Support Dhaka on...

World

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Describing India as a ‘pillar of multilateralism’, the UN secretary-general urged it to play...

Suu Kyi becomes first person stripped...

Suu Kyi stripped of honorary Canadian...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The move was made official after Canada's Senate voted to revoke the symbolic honor

Myanmar HR commission urges rapid repatriation...

Myanmar HR commission urges rapid repatriation...

World

Tue, Oct 2 2018

‘If both sides implement the MoU effectively and quickly, initiatives can be started for their...

A global political commitment

A global political commitment

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Oct 1 2018

The Responsibility to Protect applies to both citizens and stateless people

Helping the Rohingya stay healthy

Helping the Rohingya stay healthy

Editorial

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Around 148 midwives have so far delivered 3,200 babies, while also providing emergency services

US urges Myanmar to hold security forces...

US urges Myanmar to hold security forces...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 29 2018

The military in Myanmar, previously known as Burma, where Buddhism is the main religion, has denied accusations...

Bangladesh, UN sign up to address sexual...

Bangladesh, UN to address sexual violence...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Bangladesh and the UN signed a Framework of Cooperation in this regard on Friday

Amal Clooney calls on Myanmar's Suu...

Amal Clooney calls on Suu Kyi to pardon...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Clooney is a member of the legal team representing Reuters journalists Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo,...

New UN panel to prepare indictments...

UN panel to prepare indictments over...

World

Thu, Sep 27 2018

Thirty-five of the council's 47 members voted in favour of the resolution while only three -- China,...