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Rakhine armed group admits Myanmar election...

Rakhine armed group admits abducting...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The group added the prisoners would be released if the government freed all innocent people ‘arrested...

Rohingya repatriation: Dhaka asks Manila...

Dhaka asks Manila to exert pressure...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Oct 18 2020

The outgoing Filipino envoy pledges full support to recover rest of the money stolen during the February...

ED: Not nearly enough

ED: Not nearly enough

Editorial

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Providing for the Rohingya is not the long-term viable solution

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The UN Refugee Agency seeks solidarity in its upcoming donor conference from the US, UK, and the EU aimed...

India to give submarine to Myanmar,...

India to give submarine to Myanmar

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The move comes as a part of India’s initiative to strengthen ties with Myanmar, according to political...

PM to int’l community, US: Help rehabilitate...

PM: Help rehabilitate Rohingyas in...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Oct 15 2020

She also put emphasis on immediate repatriation of them and said Myanmar should take their citizens...

OP-ED: Bangladesh is being held...

OP-ED: Bangladesh is being held...

Anis Alamgir

Mon, Oct 12 2020

With little support from the international arena, what is the future of the Rohingya in Bangladesh?

China concerned on Rohingya repatriation...

China concerned on Rohingya repatriation...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Oct 11 2020

If the repatriation process lingers, the Rohingyas will be a threat to this region, Dr Momen tells the...

Maersk to stop using Myanmar military...

Maersk to stop using Myanmar military...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Maersk’s decision would increase pressure on other shipping businesses to do the same

HRW: Myanmar should end mass detention...

HRW: Myanmar should end mass detention...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Camp detainees face higher rates of malnutrition, waterborne illnesses, and child and maternal mortality...

Bangladesh govt sends more troops to...

More troops at Rohingya camp to end...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 7 2020

The camps have for over three years served as a home for nearly one million Muslim Rohingya fleeing a...

Myanmar volunteers under strain as Covid-19...

Myanmar volunteers under strain as Covid-19...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 4 2020

The health ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the outbreak and the role...

India to seal shipping, security ties...

India to seal shipping, security ties...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Shringla and General Naravane will meet with senior General Min Aung Hlaing and Aung San Suu Kyi, state...

Bangladesh outraged by Myanmar's falsehood,...

Bangladesh outraged by Myanmar's falsehood...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Bangladesh reminded Myanmar that the Rohingya issue is not a bilateral one but it is Myanmar's internal...

170 tons of onions arrive from Myanmar,...

170 tons of onions arrive from Myanmar,...

Business

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The Chittagong Plant Quarantine Station (Sea Port) of the Department of Agricultural Extension issued...

525 arrested for violating Covid-19...

525 arrested for violating Covid-19...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Myanmar has reported 9,991 confirmed cases of Covid-19 with 198 deaths in the country so far

Instead of creating conducive environment,...

'Myanmar engaged in fighting in...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Lingering Rohingya crisis may create radicalization and uncertainty to frustrate hope for a stable region,...

ED: With questionable intent

ED: With questionable intent

Editorial

Wed, Sep 23 2020

The Rohingya have the right to go back to their home and feel safe and welcome

Rohingya Crisis: Bangladesh seeks immediate...

Bangladesh seeks immediate UNSC steps...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Last week, the Foreign Ministry had summoned the Myanmar envoy in Dhaka and protested visible movement...

Myanmar rejects calls to postpone election...

Myanmar rejects calls to postpone election...

Asia-Pacific

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Analysts say the Nov 8 election is a test of the extent of Myanmar's democratic reforms

Scientists find world's oldest sperm...

Scientists find world's oldest sperm...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Most males in the animal world generally produce tens of millions of tiny sperm cells, but for ostracods,...