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Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Is the World Bank’s Rakhine project...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, May 20 2019

It remains unclear who this is supposed to help

World Bank under fire with  plan for...

World Bank under fire with plan for...

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

The western state was where Myanmar’s military unleashed a campaign in response to insurgent attacks...

'People are dying': UN official urges...

'People are dying': UN official urges...

South Asia

Wed, May 15 2019

Rakhine has been in the global spotlight since 2017, after roughly 730,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing a...

OHCHR expresses deep concern over Rakhine...

OHCHR expresses deep concern over Rakhine...

South Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

'We are deeply concerned about possibly 40 to 50 ethnic Rakhine boys and men who reportedly remain...

Myanmar village in army lockdown 'running...

Myanmar village in army lockdown 'running...

South Asia

Tue, May 7 2019

Thousands of troops have been redeployed to Rakhine state where they are using heavy artillery against...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The Information Ministry said around 200 insurgents stormed a police headquarters in Mrauk U before being...

‘Helicopter attack kills five Rohingyas,...

‘Helicopter attack kills five Rohingyas,...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The latest incident occurred in a valley in Buthidaung township, near a village that was home to Rohingya...

Six killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state...

Six killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 22 2019

Clashes took place in Buthidaung township in the northern part of Rakhine late on Thursday shortly after...

9 policemen killed in attack in Myanmar’s...

9 policemen killed in attack in Myanmar’s...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 10 2019

No group has yet claimed responsibility

Myanmar military officer's wife killed...

Myanmar military officer's wife killed...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 1 2019

More than 740,000 Rohingya Muslims fled the state after an army crackdown in 2017

Myanmar's Suu Kyi courts investment...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi courts investment...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Rakhine, a vast stretch of arable land covering Myanmar's western flank, with off-shore oil and gas...

Amnesty: Fresh evidence of violations...

Amnesty: Fresh evidence of violations...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 11 2019

Myanmar security forces have shelled villages and blocked civilians from accessing food and humanitarian...

Amnesty: Fresh evidence of violations...

Amnesty: Fresh evidence of violations...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The claim follows calls by a UN Fact-Finding Mission for the criminal investigation of senior Myanmar...

‘Int’l community hasn’t done enough...

‘Int’l community hasn’t done enough...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 24 2019

In an exclusive interview with the Dhaka Tribune’s Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan, Princess of Jordan Sarah...

A glimpse of ancient refugees

A glimpse of ancient refugees

Aqib Tahmid

Wed, Jan 16 2019

What history tells us about refugees

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...

‘Rakhine Buddhist army kills seven in...

‘Rakhine Buddhist army kills seven in...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 4 2019

The western state has been torn by violence once again since early December, when fighting intensified...

Myanmar police attacked as western fighting...

Myanmar police attacked as western fighting...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The Myanmar military last month announced a four-month halt in fighting in the north and northeast of...

Myanmar's moves could mean the Rohingya...

Myanmar's moves could mean the Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 19 2018

The areas where the Rohingya lived in western Rakhine before the army ousted them are being dramatically...

Myanmar seizes boat carrying 93 fleeing...

Myanmar seizes boat carrying 93 fleeing...

World

Tue, Nov 27 2018

The navy stopped the boat on Sunday and detained the 93 people, who said they had come from the Thae...

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 1 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya refugees crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 2017