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An honour Suu Kyi did not deserve

An honour Suu Kyi did not deserve

Azeem Ibrahim

Sat, Sep 1 2018

The Nobel-recognized campaigner once again denied any wrongdoing in her Singapore Lecture

Aung San Suu Kyi won't be stripped of...

Aung San Suu Kyi won't be stripped of...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Aung San Suu Kyi, who leads the Myanmar government and won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for campaigning...

Cate Blanchett: ‘Nothing prepared me...

Cate Blanchett: ‘Nothing prepared me...

D2

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Blanchett requested support for the refugees and Bangladeshi host communities, saying: “We have...

Suu Kyi must act on UN’s genocide...

Suu Kyi must act on UN’s genocide...

Larry Jagan

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The UN’s report on Rakhine is a damning indictment of Myanmar’s crimes against humanity

UN Fact-Finding Mission in Myanmar:...

UN Fact-Finding Mission in Myanmar:...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Australia emphasizes the need for perpetrators of human rights abuses to be held accountable

Rohingya crisis: Survivors urge UNSC...

Rohingya crisis: Survivors urge UNSC...

Nation

Wed, Aug 29 2018

They add that evidence of genocide and ethnic cleansing are irrefutable

Myanmar rejects UN probe on Rohingya...

Myanmar rejects UN probe on Rohingya...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The UN report marked the first time the organization has explicitly called for Myanmar officials to face...

Will Myanmar's military face justice...

Will Myanmar's military face justice...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Refugees have recounted widespread stories of rape, murder and arson by Myanmar security forces as they...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The UN’s call for the top brass of the Myanmar army to be made to answer for their crimes cannot...

Covering up the military’s crimes

Covering up the military’s crimes

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Suu Kyi’s commissions of enquiry are nothing but an eyewash

China says pressure unhelpful in resolving...

'Pressure unhelpful in resolving Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

China has close relations with Myanmar and has helped to block a resolution on the crisis at the...

NHRC: Weak Bangladesh diplomacy a factor...

NHRC: Weak diplomacy a factor in Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 27 2018

'I would not term it as diplomatic failure; rather it could be identified as a weakness in the ministry’s...

Interactive: Timeline of the Rohingya...

Interactive: Timeline of the Rohingya...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

A year has passed since the Myanmar military crackdown in Rakhine has sent nearly a million Rohingyas...

Locals unhappy as Rohingya population...

Locals unhappy as Rohingya population...

Nation

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Currently, more than one million Rohingyas are living in the southeastern district

Militant group claims 'legitimate right'...

Militant group claims 'legitimate right'...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army in a Twitter post said it had 'the legitimate right' to protect...

UN probe: Myanmar army chief must be...

UN probe: Myanmar army chief must be...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

'The crimes in Rakhine State, and the manner in which they were perpetrated, are similar in nature,...

Rohingyas declare Aug 25 as ‘genocide...

Rohingyas declare Aug 25 as ‘genocide...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The UN likened the Aug 25 crackdown in the Rakhine state to genocide

Verdict postponed in Myanmar's case...

Verdict postponed in Myanmar's case...

World

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Journalists Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were detained last December

Rohingya realities one year on

Rohingya realities one year on

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Aug 26 2018

What kind of progress can we expect with the Rohingya crisis moving forward?

Pompeo decries 'abhorrent ethnic cleansing'...

Pompeo decries 'ethnic cleansing' in...

World

Sun, Aug 26 2018

The Myanmar government, led by Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has denied refugees’ allegations...

Reuters journalists face verdict next...

Reuters journalists face verdict in...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 26 2018

The judge set the date after hearing closing arguments from both sides