• Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
  • Last Update : 12:55 pm
China plans Kolkata-Kunming bullet train...

China plans Kolkata-Kunming bullet train...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Chinese Consul General in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu disclosed this on Wednesday at a conference in Kolkata

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

She, however, admitted in hindsight that the Rohingya situation could have been handled better

UN teams given first access to Myanmar's...

UN teams given first access to Myanmar's...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 12 2018

It was not immediately clear which villages they will visit or which communities the UN teams will...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The group Reporters Without Borders estimates that around 20 journalists were prosecuted last year in...

UN rights chief urges new panel for...

UN rights chief urges new panel for...

World

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fled northern Rakhine state to Bangladesh after Myanmar launched a brutal...

Leadership in the Bay of Bengal

Leadership in the Bay of Bengal

Umran Chowdhury

Sun, Sep 9 2018

For regional stability, we cannot leave any topic go undiscussed

Atrocities against Rohingyas: UN urges...

UN urges ICC to probe atrocities against...

World

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Following a military crackdown in Myanmar on August 25 last year, more than 700,000 Rohingyas crossed...

At a critical point

At a critical point

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Friends of Bangladesh need to work towards a speedy resolution to this catastrophe 

Myanmar rejects ICC decision over Rohingya...

Myanmar rejects ICC decision over Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Around 700,000 of the stateless Rohingya Muslim minority were driven into Bangladesh by a Myanmar army-led...

Rohingya protesters call for freedom...

Rohingyas for freedom for Reuters...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Two reporters, Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were investigating the killing by the Myanmar security...

Myanmar official says 'totally underestimated'...

Myanmar official says 'totally underestimated'...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Approved foreign investment into Myanmar has fallen in 2016 and 2017

The men who orchestrated ethnic cleansing...

The men who orchestrated ethnic cleansing...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Amnesty International identifies 13 Myanmar army and BGP officials responsible for the brutal persecution...

Myanmar official: Totally underestimated...

Myanmar official: Totally underestimated...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has been criticized for failing to speak out against...

Dreams shattered, lives destroyed

Dreams shattered, lives destroyed

Editorial

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Do accounts such as this not stir the conscience of the world?

UK's Hunt to host Myanmar talks at...

UK's Hunt to host Myanmar talks at...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

A referral to the International Criminal Court would need to come from the UN Security Council

Wives of Reuters reporters jailed in...

Wives of Reuters reporters jailed in...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were investigating Rohingya killings in Rakhine State by security forces...

Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over...

Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

In April 8,500 people were set free in an amnesty, including 36 deemed to be political prisoners but...

Myanmar enquiry panel visits Rakhine...

Myanmar enquiry panel visits Rakhine...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The commission also met with Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi along with senior government and military...

We are not the enemy

We are not the enemy

Opinion

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Journalists get a lot more hate than they deserve

Aurora Prize winner to donate $1mln...

Aurora Prize winner to give $1m for...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The donation will benefit around 375,000 Rohingya refugees

Dozens of Myanmar civil society groups...

Civil society groups condemn Reuters...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were investigating the killing of villagers from the Rohingya Muslim minority...