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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...

Foreign secretary: Myanmar's internal...

Foreign secretary: Myanmar's internal...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jan 23 2019

Dhaka seeks Washington's support in resolving Rohingya crisis

Are all Rohingyas converging on...

Are all Rohingyas converging on...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 23 2019

With each passing days as more and more Rohingyas are being made to leave India and Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh...

Indian govt says it’s not party to Rohingya...

Indian govt says it’s not party to Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Indian Foreign Ministry says will work with our neighbours to handle such matters through mutual...

6 Rohingyas detained in Sylhet

6 Rohingyas detained in Sylhet

Nation

Mon, Jan 21 2019

 After initial interrogation, they revealed they were Rohingya nationals who first fled from Arakan,...

Rohingya crisis experts: Moral diplomacy...

Rohingya crisis experts: Moral diplomacy...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Moral diplomacy, with a moral consciousness, can be a potentially effective approach to the conflict,...

State TV: Rohingya insurgents attack...

State TV: Rohingya insurgents attack...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Rakhine has been roiled by violence for weeks, since fighting broke out between security forces and another...

A long way to go

A long way to go

Editorial

Sun, Jan 20 2019

A repatriation agreement may be the first step, but without political will to back it up, the agreement...

UN HR expert Lee due Saturday in Bangladesh...

UN HR expert Lee due Saturday in Bangladesh...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 19 2019

She also plans to visit the island of Bhashan Char in Noakhali

UN chief: Myanmar 'too slow' in allowing...

UN chief: Myanmar 'too slow' in allowing...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Jan 19 2019

Over 720,000 Rohingya are living in camps in Bangladesh after fleeing Myanmar's northern Rakhine...

‘Myanmar army kills 13 rebels in Rakhine...

‘Myanmar army kills 13 rebels in Rakhine...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Fighting between security forces and the Arakan Army, an ethnic armed group seeking greater autonomy...

Myanmar delays UN refugee chief's...

Myanmar delays UN refugee chief's...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The troubled western state has seen fighting flare again in recent weeks

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The United Nations says fighting between the Myanmar military and Arakan Army, which recruits from among...

UN calls for 'rapid and unimpeded' aid...

UN calls for 'rapid and unimpeded' aid...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Fighting has forced about 5,000 people to flee from their homes and take shelter in monasteries and communal...

Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed...

Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 11 2019

The reporters were convicted by a lower court in September in a landmark case that has raised questions...

Risk of floods as Myanmar builds bridge...

Risk of floods as Myanmar builds bridge...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Floods could wash away a Rohingya refugee camp in the no man’s land

Dhaka protests Naypyidaw’s claim of...

Dhaka protests Naypyidaw’s claim of...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jan 9 2019

Myanmar President’s Office spokesperson U Zaw Htay claimed that Arakan Army and Arakan Rohingya...

New Myanmar unrest panics Rohingya in...

New Myanmar unrest panics Rohingya in...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 9 2019

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar since a military crackdown started in...

Myanmar to work more closely with Bangladesh...

Myanmar to work more closely with Bangladesh...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jan 9 2019

Win Myint congratulates Sheikh Hasina on the landslide victory in the polls

'Myanmar Reuters journalists appeal...

'Myanmar Reuters journalists appeal...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 8 2019

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were arrested in December 2017 and later sentenced under the Official...