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Myanmar to execute Rohingya man for...

Myanmar to execute Rohingya man for...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 13 2017

The sentencing comes days after a blistering report from the UN accused Myanmar's troops and police of...

Rohingya island construction work...

Rohingya island construction work...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Feb 11 2017

The government estimates 400,000 Rohingya refugees are living in Bangladesh, including nearly 70,000...

How long will Myanmar deny the...

How long will Myanmar deny the...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Myanmar now has to bear the full responsibility for what could well be the worst human atrocity of our...

From the Rohingya pages

From the Rohingya pages

World

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Mass gang-rape, killings – including of babies and young children, brutal beatings, disappearances and...

HRW: Rohingya refugee relocation plan...

HRW: Rohingya refugee relocation plan...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 9 2017

'Provide protection, not isolation on flooded island'

Dhaka sends protest to  Myanmar

Dhaka sends protest to Myanmar

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 9 2017

The government has lodged a strong protest on the incident of firing at a fishing boat in Naf River on...

UN officials: More than 1,000 Rohingyas...

UN officials: More than 1,000 Rohingyas...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 9 2017

"The talk until now has been of hundreds of deaths. This is probably an underestimation - we could be...

Pope Francis issues stinging criticism...

Pope Francis issues stinging criticism...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 8 2017

Pope Francis defends right of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims to 'live their faith'

Myanmar claims it killed Bangladeshi...

Myanmar claims it killed Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 8 2017

The BGB says the Myanmar vessel had 'crossed into Bangladesh's body of water'

‘We’d rather drown in the Naf than move...

‘We’d rather drown in the Naf than move...

Law & Rights

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Rohingyas residing in Cox's Bazar urged the Bangladesh government to impose more pressure on Myanmar...

Myanmar monk caught with 4.6 million...

Myanmar monk caught with 4.6 million...

World

Tue, Feb 7 2017

A Buddhist monk in Myanmar has been caught hiding more than four million methamphetamine pills in his...

Rohingya on the brink

Rohingya on the brink

Mushfique Wadud , Mushfique Wadud

Mon, Feb 6 2017

The Rohingya crisis could take a darker turn if not addressed

HRW: Myanmar commanders should be punished...

HRW: Myanmar commanders should be punished...

World

Mon, Feb 6 2017

Human Rights Watch on Monday called for Myanmar to punish army and police commanders if they allowed...

Bangladesh's Rohingya refugees in dire...

Bangladesh's Rohingya refugees in dire...

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 4 2017

A member of the Advisory Commission on the Rakhine State made the remark about the living conditions...

Pirates, cyclones and mud: Bangladesh's...

Pirates, cyclones and mud: Bangladesh's...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Feb 4 2017

The Bangladesh government has decided to relocate Rohingya refugees to Thengar Char, an island in the...

Report: Malaysian Rohingya aid flotilla...

Report: Malaysian Rohingya aid flotilla...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A Teknaf-bound Malaysian flotilla delivering aid to Rohingyas will be able to dock at the upazila's wharf,...

UN: Myanmar army killed and raped in...

UN: Myanmar army killed and raped in...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Myanmar has denied almost all allegations of human rights abuses in northern Rakhine and says a lawful...

Malaysia sends off aid ship bound for...

Malaysia sends off aid ship bound for...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Myanmar has not allowed the ship to sail to Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State, as organisers had hoped....

UN rights envoy visits Myanmar amid...

UN rights envoy visits Myanmar amid...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Residents and refugees accuse the military of killing, raping and arbitrarily detaining civilians while...

UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

UN: 22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

The exodus of Rohingya from northern Rakhine began after Myanmar's army launched clearance operations...

US official: In Myanmar crackdown, abuses...

US official: In Myanmar crackdown, abuses...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Human rights groups and neighbouring, Muslim-majority Malaysia accuse Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung...