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Shahriar Alam on Rohingya affairs: We...

Shahriar Alam on Rohingya affairs: We...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 6 2019

According to Shahriar, the real challenge for them was to keep the issue alive in the international community...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The Arakan Army, the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, Kachin Independence Army and the Ta’ang...

Angelina Jolie: Myanmar must show commitment...

Jolie to Myanmar: Be committed to end...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The UNHCR special envoy arrived in Cox's Bazar on Monday morning to assess the humanitarian needs...

Parade and dances as Myanmar's Karen...

Parade and dances as Myanmar's Karen...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 4 2019

Boasting more than 5,000 soldiers, the Karen National Union, KNU, is one of the most powerful and best-established...

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were jailed for seven years after being convicted in September in a...

Rohingya repatriation deal: Nothing...

Rohingya repatriation deal: Nothing...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Myanmar’s utter failure to honour deal responsible, say top officials

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party clashes with...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party clashes with...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 30 2019

With another election looming in 2020, analysts see Tuesday’s move as an effort to shore up support...

Bangladesh protests Myanmar’s false...

Bangladesh protests Myanmar’s false...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Myanmar envoy was summoned on the publication of misleading news regarding the border situation  ...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party proposes ‘committee’...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party proposes ‘committee’...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The constitution also blocks Suu Kyi from becoming president as it contains a prohibition on presidential...

Myanmar official suggests relocation...

Myanmar official suggests relocation...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Myanmar angered China in 2011 when its former quasi-civilian government suspended the $3.6 billion Myitsone...

An avertible war

An avertible war

Mazher Mir

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The global community needs to wake up and see this fast-approaching reality

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

World

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Suu Kyi touted Myanmar’s economic potential, its attractive geographical location, expanding domestic...

Unicef boss urges Myanmar to enact Kofi...

Unicef boss urges Myanmar to enact Kofi...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 28 2019

About 730,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine state, in western Myanmar, since a military crackdown in 2017...

How likely are Myanmar’s generals to...

How likely are Myanmar’s generals to...

Azeem Ibrahim

Mon, Jan 28 2019

For Aung San Suu Kyi, it’s now or never

The world needs to act

The world needs to act

Editorial

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Myanmar has continuously evaded their responsibilities

UN rights envoy: Myanmar army chief...

UN rights envoy: Myanmar army chief...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Yanghee Lee was speaking during a trip to Thailand and Bangladesh, where she met officials and Rohingya...

Myanmar soldier detained in...

Myanmar soldier detained in...

Nation

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Locals handedthe uniform-clad soldierover to Bhallukhaiya BGB camp

Myanmar's displaced cower in pagoda...

Myanmar's displaced cower in pagoda...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 25 2019

In 2017, 720,000 Rohingya Muslims were expelled in a bloody army crackdown

UN Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee visits...

UN Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee visits...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Jan 25 2019

She visited the island along with a delegation of Bangladesh Foreign Ministry officials

A feather in our cap

A feather in our cap

Editorial

Thu, Jan 24 2019

Her inclusion in this prestigious list is attributable to numerous achievements, chiefly among which...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

The Rakhine State government this month blocked non-governmental organisations and UN agencies from travelling...