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Asia Justice Coalition welcomes ICJ...

Asia Justice Coalition welcomes ICJ...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The ICJ on Thursday ordered Myanmar to take urgent measures to protect its Muslim Rohingya population...

A moral victory that should lead to...

A moral victory that should lead to...

Editorial

Thu, Jan 23 2020

No one, regardless of party affiliation, wants to win like this

FM Momen calls ICJ order a victory for...

‘It’s a victory for humanity’

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 23 2020

The World Court has ordered Myanmar to take all measures to prevent genocide against the Rohingyas

World Court orders Myanmar to take steps...

World Court orders Myanmar to take steps...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Presiding Judge Yusuf Abdulqawi is reading Thursday's ruling and has not said whether the court will...

World Court to rule on emergency measures...

World Court to rule on emergency measures...

World

Thu, Jan 23 2020

The Gambia has accused Myanmar of violating the 1948 Genocide Convention

Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar:...

Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar:...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Officials from Bangladesh are expected to be present during the issuance of the order, among others

'There has been genocide in almost every...

'There has been genocide in almost every...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Dhaka Tribune's Rifat Munim speaks with Prof John Packer, human rights expert and Director of...

Arakan Army frees lawmaker abducted...

Arakan Army frees lawmaker abducted...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Rights groups had urged the Arakan Army (AA), which is fighting for greater autonomy, to release the...

‘Myanmar forces committed war crimes...

‘Myanmar forces committed war crimes...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

'There is insufficient evidence to argue, much less conclude, that the crimes committed were undertaken...

UN envoy: We are putting pressure on...

UN envoy: We are putting pressure on...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The envoy visited a refugee camp near the Naikhongchhari border

Myanmar govt-appointed panel finds no...

Myanmar govt-appointed panel finds no...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The statement said the panel had submitted the report to the government but it did not say whether it...

Xi’s Myanmar Visit: Economic interests...

Xi’s Myanmar Visit: Economic interests...

World

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Beijing’s unwavering support for Myanmar on Rohingya issue remained unchanged during the visit...

China signs billion-dollar deals with...

China signs billion-dollar deals with...

World

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The Asian giant is now Myanmar's largest investor even as distrust of its ambitions lingers among...

Myanmar urged to restore full citizenship...

Myanmar urged to restore full citizenship...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Jan 18 2020

'The NVC is widely known as an abusive tool, and the government should scrap it without...

Myanmar will be made to answer for its...

Myanmar will be made to answer for its...

Editorial

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Already there are mountains of evidence that show the human rights abuses

Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

Asean ministers vow to cooperate on...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

We welcomed the invitation by the US President to convene a Special Summit to commemorate the 5th Anniversary...

Belt and Road Initiative: China's Xi...

Belt and Road Initiative: China's Xi...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

Xi will sign a series of mammoth infrastructure deals as part of China's Belt and Road Initiative...

Ports, trains and trade: Xi to offer...

Ports, trains and trade: Xi to offer...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

The first segment of the proposed $8.9 billion high-speed rail link from China's landlocked Yunnan...

ICJ to rule on emergency measures in...

ICJ’s rule on Rohingya genocide case...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Foreign Minister describes the development as big and hopes to get some good news from The Hague  ...

Myanmar sends 200 Rohingyas captured...

Myanmar sends 200 Rohingyas captured...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 14 2020

Seasonal calmer waters have seen an increase in the number of Rohingya putting their lives in the hands...

Foreign minister: Myanmar not sincere...

Foreign minister: Myanmar not sincere...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 2 2020

Dragging out the crisis will result in radicalization that will affect everyone, he warns