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Rohingya crisis: Firebrand monk Wirathu...

Rohingya crisis: Firebrand monk Wirathu...

World

Mon, Oct 15 2018

More than 720,000 Rohingyas fled to Bangladesh following the military crackdown against them in Myanmar...

'Flying news': Humanitarian media counter...

Humanitarian media counter Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

'It is very easy for rumours and misinformation to spread - and it is vitally important people get...

UN blasts India's deportation of Rohingya...

UN blasts India's deportation of Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

Before their deportation, the United Nations had expressed concern that returning the men ignored the...

EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar...

EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar...

World

Thu, Oct 4 2018

The sanctions would include Myanmar’s lucrative textile industry and potentially put at risk thousands...

Bangladesh delays plan to shift Rohingya...

Bangladesh delays plan to shift Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 2 2018

The controversial plan, first floated in 2015, was already well behind schedule

Bangladesh, UN sign up to address sexual...

Bangladesh, UN to address sexual violence...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Bangladesh and the UN signed a Framework of Cooperation in this regard on Friday

PM Hasina at UNGA: UN-Myanmar deal must...

PM Hasina: UN-Myanmar deal must end...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 28 2018

She says that despite Myanmar’s verbal commitment, the country has yet to take the refugees...

World Bank: Bangladesh needs sustained...

World Bank: Bangladesh needs sustained...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The World Bank approved the first two operations of a series that totalled $75 million in grants, including...

'Flying news': Humanitarian media counter...

Humanitarian media counter Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 27 2018

Humanitarians are trying innovative projects to counter rumours and let refugees know how to access healthcare...

PM Hasina to open Bhasan Char project...

PM to open Bhasan Char project Oct...

Government Affairs

Tue, Sep 25 2018

100,000 Rohingyas will be shifted to the island in several phases, a government official says

PM: Invest in Myanmar for Rohingya children’s...

PM: Invest in Myanmar for Rohingya children’s...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 25 2018

She stated this at a roundtable with the Canadian prime minister at United Nations headquarters on...

US accuses Myanmar military of 'planned...

US accuses Myanmar of planned Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 25 2018

The US State Department report could be used to justify further US sanctions or other punitive measures...

PM reaches New York

PM reaches New York

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The prime minister will return home on October 1

ICC to probe Myanmar crimes against...

ICC to probe Myanmar crimes against...

World

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Over 700,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence which erupted in Myanmar on August 25,...

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Documentary filmmaker Shafiur Rahman recently sat down with international criminal lawyer Megan Hirst...

UN rights chief urges new panel for...

UN rights chief urges new panel for...

World

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fled northern Rakhine state to Bangladesh after Myanmar launched a brutal...

Rohingya protesters call for freedom...

Rohingyas for freedom for Reuters...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Two reporters, Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were investigating the killing by the Myanmar security...

Myanmar official says 'totally underestimated'...

Myanmar official says 'totally underestimated'...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Approved foreign investment into Myanmar has fallen in 2016 and 2017

US ambassador-designate: Rohingya the...

US ambassador-designate: Rohingya the...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Earl Robert Miller praises Bangladesh for opening its border and sheltering fleeing Rohingyas

Aurora Prize winner to donate $1mln...

Aurora Prize winner to give $1m for...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The donation will benefit around 375,000 Rohingya refugees

Reuters reporters jailed for seven years...

Reuters reporters jailed for 7yrs

World

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The Yangon northern district judge said Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo breached the colonial-era Official Secrets...