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Myanmar bars Rohingya candidate from...

Myanmar bars Rohingya candidate from...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Myanmar has denied the allegations and justified the military operations as a means of rooting out...

UN investigator: Facebook has relevant...

UN investigator: Facebook has relevant...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 11 2020

He declined to give details of the material the IIMM had asked for. Facebook did not immediately respond...

Facebook rejects request to release...

Facebook will not release data of Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 6 2020

Gambia Attorney General Dawda Jallow told Reuters he was being briefed on the issue but could not yet...

Aung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting...

Aung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting...

World

Tue, Aug 4 2020

Some of her supporters wore red-coloured face masks denoting their backing for her National League for...

Myanmar holds muted Martyrs' Day tribute...

Myanmar holds muted Martyrs' Day tribute...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Crowds also laid flowers beside statues of Aung San, who remains a potent political force in the...

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians,...

Britain imposes sanctions on Russians,...

Europe

Tue, Jul 7 2020

After leaving the European Union in January, Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to forge a new independent...

Mass burial for scores killed in Myanmar...

Mass burial for scores killed in Myanmar...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 3 2020

It was the worst accident in memory to befall Myanmar's notoriously dangerous jade mines

UK: Accountability essential for Myanmar...

UK: Accountability essential for Myanmar...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The systematic discrimination facing the Rohingya in Myanmar prevents them from living safe and dignified...

OP-ED: What is the future of the...

OP-ED: What is the future of the...

Julian Francis

Thu, Jul 2 2020

Putting the worst refugee crisis of our times in historical context

162 dead in landslide at Myanmar jade...

162 dead in landslide at Myanmar jade...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 2 2020

'By 7:15pm, 162 bodies were found,' said the department, adding that 54 people were injured and...

Myanmar finds soldiers guilty in Rohingya...

Myanmar finds soldiers guilty in Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 30 2020

After initially denying the allegations, the military started court martial proceedings in

UN warns of intensified fighting in...

UN warns of intensified fighting in...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The UN expressed concern on Sunday over 'reports of intensified fighting' in northwest Rakhine...

Death and despair: Rescued Rohingyas...

Death and despair: Rescued Rohingyas...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 28 2020

About 1,400 Rohingyas have been stranded at sea this year -- and at least 130 of those have died, according...

Dhaka to London: Exert pressure on Myanmar...

Dhaka to London: Exert pressure on Myanmar...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Transparency, accountability in the process of disbursement of aid is very critical, says, foreign...

ED: A long-overdue resolution

ED: A long-overdue resolution

Editorial

Tue, Jun 23 2020

We must remember that humanity comes first, not politics or profit

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

World

Tue, Jun 23 2020

In its 43rd session, the 47-member UNHRC adopted the resolution on Monday in Geneva by a vote of 37 in...

Internet blackout in Myanmar's Rakhine...

Internet blackout in Myanmar's Rakhine...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The country has so far recorded 287 coronavirus cases including six deaths, but experts fear the low...

‘We lost our sight’: Life in Myanmar...

‘We lost our sight’

South Asia

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Justified on emergency grounds amid a growing insurgency, it is the longest internet blackout in the...

Myanmar reports 23 coronavirus cases...

Myanmar reports 23 coronavirus cases...

World

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Malaysian and Thai authorities have been detaining and deporting migrants from Myanmar in recent weeks...

ARU report to OIC: Rakhine remains...

ARU report to OIC: Rakhine remains...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The emerging Covid-19 situation in Rakhine has been overshadowed by the increase in volatility with numerous...

Malaysia could send Rohingya detainees...

Malaysia could send Rohingya detainees...

World

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The Arakan Project, a non-profit group focusing on the Rohingya crisis, urged Malaysia not to send the...