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Myanmar by-elections a test for leader...

Myanmar by-elections a test for leader...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 2 2018

Suu Kyi swept to power pledging that a peace process to end Myanmar's myriad ethnic conflicts was...

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 1 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya refugees crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 2017

Rohingyas sceptical despite Myanmar's...

Rohingyas sceptical despite Myanmar's...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Bangladesh is currently sheltering more than one million Rohingyas at different refugee camps in Cox's...

Bangladesh, Myanmar to hold Rohingya...

Bangladesh, Myanmar to hold Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Joint Working Group members to visit camps, interact with Rohingyas Wednesday

If human rights shelved in N Korea talks,...

If human rights shelved in N Korea talks,...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 24 2018

Quintana said he raised concerns about the Myanmar military committing crimes against humanity and called...

Put the pressure on Myanmar

Put the pressure on Myanmar

Editorial

Tue, Oct 23 2018

International pressure is crucial to ensure that Myanmar recognizes the terrible crimes that have been...

Australia hits five Myanmar generals...

Australia hits five Myanmar generals...

World

Tue, Oct 23 2018

Around 700,000 Rohingya have been driven from their homes in Rakhine state since 2016

UN official: Credible fact-finding is...

UN: Credible fact-finding step towards...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Burgener visited Myanmar from October 10 to 20

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...