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IOM: Rohingyas require more...

IOM: Rohingyas require more...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The number of Rohingya refugees who have arrived since August 25 last year is now more than 655,500

Mahmoud Darwish: The internal...

Mahmoud Darwish: The internal...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 4 2018

If Palestine doesn’t actually exist then how does one explain Mahmoud Darwish?

‘Bangladeshi Kala’- A racial slur used...

‘Bangladeshi Kala’- A racial slur used...

Law & Rights

Sat, Dec 23 2017

'Kala' is a racist term used to refer to people of South Asian origin, often directed towards the...

South Korea pledges additional $500,000...

South Korea pledges additional $500,000...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Dec 14 2017

The total humanitarian aid provided by the Korean government to support the Rohingyas now stands around...

Trump lifts refugee ban, but admissions...

Trump lifts refugee ban, but admissions...

World Tribune

Mon, Dec 11 2017

The data shows that the Trump administration's new restrictions have proven to be a far greater barrier...

UNHCR ready to be part of Working Group...

UNHCR ready to be part of Working Group...

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 8 2017

The UN refugee agency says it is ready to help Bangladesh and Myanmar to work towards arrangements that...

A public health risk

A public health risk

Editorial

Fri, Dec 1 2017

While the health ministry has taken measures to prevent such an incident, the possibility of an epidemic...

Going home is their right

Going home is their right

Bill Frelick

Fri, Nov 24 2017

But it’s not safe for Rohingya refugees, yet

China says Myanmar, Bangladesh back...

China says Myanmar, Bangladesh back...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi presented a "three-phase solution" during visits to Bangladesh last...

Is Bhashan Char off the table?

Is Bhashan Char off the table?

Nation

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Many other foreign diplomats and government officials have criticized the relocation plan

Yemeni lives matter

Yemeni lives matter

Nisha Ali

Wed, Nov 1 2017

The violence taking place in Yemen has largely been ignored

From Bosnia to Myanmar

From Bosnia to Myanmar

Md Ashraful Haque

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Deja vu in the Rohingya crisis?

A heartening response

A heartening response

Editorial

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Among the 35 nations and blocs, the UK has pledged $63m, the EU $42m, the US $38m, and Sweden $24m, while...

Rohingya: The descendants of ancient...

Rohingya: The descendants of ancient...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Oct 12 2017

Myanmar wasn't always such a horrible place for Muslims, far from it

Save the Children: Rohingya children...

Save the Children: Rohingya children...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 3 2017

The international aid agency is working to accommodate these distraught children in “Child-Friendly...

Army forms coordination cells for fair...

Army forms coordination cells for fair...

Nation

Tue, Oct 3 2017

'Our team will distribute relief and other humanitarian aids among all Myanmar nationals so that there...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

World

Mon, Oct 2 2017

In 2016, UNHCR had $4.4bn available funds, but still ended the year with a 41% shortfall

Bangladesh to formulate national strategy...

Bangladesh to formulate national strategy...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 1 2017

Bangladesh has planned to set up a camp on 15,000 acres of land in Bhasan Char of Noakhali at a cost...

2,000 Rohingya mass on Myanmar coast...

2,000 Rohingya mass on Myanmar coast...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 1 2017

The latest boat capsize on Thursday has left some 60 feared dead, with 23 bodies – mainly of children...

'Only death awaits us if we

'Only death awaits us if we

Nation

Sun, Oct 1 2017

'They have already burned down our homes. If we go back, they will slit my children’s throats and burn...

One toilet for 327 Rohingya...

One toilet for 327 Rohingya...

Nation

Sat, Sep 30 2017

'We have no choice but to defecate in the open. As defecation at open spaces at daytime is difficult...