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Around 200 Rohingya stranded at Bangladesh-Myanmar...

Around 200 Rohingya stranded at Bangladesh-Myanmar...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Nearly 70 people have died in clashes with security forces since the Myanmar army swooped into Rakhine...

Dozens killed in fresh violence in Myanmar's...

Dozens killed in fresh violence in Myanmar's...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 14 2016

The operation marks a serious escalation of violence since three border guard posts reportedly came under...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Soldiers have killed several dozen people and arrested scores in their hunt for the attackers, who the...

BD-Myanmar economic ties stressed

BD-Myanmar economic ties stressed

Business

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Bangladesh and neighbouring Myanmar should continue to explore a wide range of opportunities for economic...

Myanmar paper bans Rakhine reports

Myanmar paper bans Rakhine reports

South Asia

Mon, Nov 7 2016

The Myanmar Times, the country’s oldest independent English-language daily, stopped covering the crisis...

Asean MPs urge probe of reported Myanmar...

Asean MPs urge probe of reported Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 2 2016

Troops have poured into northern Rakhine since militants believed to be Rohingya Muslims launched coordinated...

Top diplomats to visit troubled Rakhine...

Top diplomats to visit troubled Rakhine...

World

Tue, Nov 1 2016

Allegations that Myanmar soldiers are killing, raping and torturing villagers in Rakhine

Dhaka asks Naypyidaw to uproot yaba...

Dhaka asks Naypyidaw to uproot yaba...

Crime

Sat, Oct 29 2016

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told a Colombo conference that yaba is being smuggled to Bangladesh...

Rape of Rohingya women amid crackdown...

Rape of Rohingya women amid crackdown...

World

Fri, Oct 28 2016

Reuters interviewed three of the women in person and five by telephone, and spoke to human rights groups...

‘Unidentified aircraft’ crashes into...

‘Unidentified aircraft’ crashes into...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 28 2016

Myanmar authorities have said they are looking into reports of a plane crash in the sea near their west...

Military lockdown cuts off UN aid to...

Military lockdown cuts off UN aid to...

World

Tue, Oct 18 2016

The Myanmar military has declared the area an "operation zone" and has tightly controlled the flow of...

32 bodies found in Myanmar ferry disaster...

32 bodies found in Myanmar ferry disaster...

World

Mon, Oct 17 2016

Some 30 teachers were thought to be among the passengers, along with dozens of students from Monywa university...

Myanmar fires border police chief over...

Myanmar fires border police chief over...

World

Mon, Oct 17 2016

9 police officers were killed when 3 police posts in northern Rakhine State were overrun on October 9...

Myanmar blames Islamist group for attacks...

Myanmar blames Islamist group for attacks...

World

Sat, Oct 15 2016

A statement from the office of Myanmar's President Htin Kyaw blamed the little-known "Aqa Mul Mujahidin"...

Terrified residents flee Rakhine state...

Terrified residents flee Rakhine state...

World

Fri, Oct 14 2016

26 civilians have died in the ensuing military lockdown, state media reported -- rights groups say the...

Four Rohingyas killed in retaliation...

Four Rohingyas killed in retaliation...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 11 2016

Local representative claim that the death toll is seven and that they were innocent

Myanmar mobilises troops near Bangladesh...

Myanmar mobilises troops near Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 11 2016

Myanmar has stepped up security in a Muslim-majority region near its border with Bangladesh, officials...

Myanmar mobilises troops near Bangladesh...

Myanmar mobilises troops near Bangladesh...

World

Mon, Oct 10 2016

Nine policemen were killed, one was missing and five were wounded. Eight attackers were killed and two...

9 Myanmar policemen killed in attack...

9 Myanmar policemen killed in attack...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Oct 9 2016

In May armed attackers stormed a security post in southern Bangladesh near Maungdaw to steal weapons...

Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

World

Wed, Oct 5 2016

President Htin Kyaw had signed off on a bill abolishing the notorious Emergency Provisions Act of 1950,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 24 2016

In recognition of the progress, for the first time in fifteen years, the European Union would not table...