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HRW: Disband Myanmar panel on crimes...

HRW: Disband Myanmar panel on crimes...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Dec 20 2018

HRW says the panel is disregarding evidence collected by United Nations fact-finders

Facebook kicks Myanmar military-linked...

Facebook kicks Myanmar military-linked...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 19 2018

Facebook said Wednesday some 425 pages, 17 groups, 135 accounts and 15 Instagram accounts had been...

Rohingya crisis: UN Security Council...

Rohingya crisis: UN Security Council...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The draft resolution aims to put a timeline on Myanmar allowing the return of more than 700,000 Rohingya...

Mahathir: Asean must press Suu Kyi over...

Mahathir: Asean must press Suu Kyi over...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 17 2018

Over 720,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence thaterupted in Myanmar in 2017

People’s favourable attitude on China...

People’s favourable attitude on China...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Dec 8 2018

Chinese envoy for ‘smooth’ poll

Suu Kyi calls for peace in speech which...

Suu Kyi calls for peace in speech which...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Her speech at the Kathmandu meeting, backed by the Universal Peace Foundation, came a day after Paris...

Lost idol: New wave of Myanmar youth...

New wave of Myanmar youth activists...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 1 2018

At stake is the future of Myanmar’s transition towards democracy after years of military rule

Host communities suffer as Rohingya...

Host communities suffer as Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Nov 30 2018

Rising prices of commodities and a shortage of drinking water due to the influx of Rohingyas, are among...

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 police shoot, injure 4 in raid...

Myanmar police shoot, injure 4 in raid...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 18 2018

Some 20 police entered Ah Nauk Ye camp, about 15km (9 miles) east of the state capital Sittwe on Sunday...

Chinese minister: China will play positive...

Chinese minister: China will play positive...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 26 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged the Chinese government to pressure Myanmar into taking back its...

Mahmood Ali: 8000 Rohingyas to return...

Mahmood Ali: 8000 Rohingyas to return...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Oct 20 2018

12th Asia-Europe Summit was held in Brussels on October 18 and 19

With a seat on the UN Security Council,...

With a seat on the UN Security Council,...

Magazine

Thu, Oct 18 2018

'One of the most pressing issues in the region that Indonesia must deal with as a non-permanent Security...

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 8 2018

A brutal military campaign that started last year drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar...

Convince China to solve Rohingya crisis,...

Convince China to solve Rohingya crisis,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Expressing anger over the cosy relationship that Bangladesh is enjoying with India and China, the analysts...

Amal Clooney calls on Myanmar's Suu...

Amal Clooney calls on Suu Kyi to pardon...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Clooney is a member of the legal team representing Reuters journalists Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo,...

UN fully with Hasina’s govt, says foreign...

UN fully with Hasina’s govt, says foreign...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 28 2018

The UN secretary general said: ‘You can be a role model for many other heads of state’

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief...

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief...

World

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The defiant response is Min Aung Hlaing's first public reaction since a UN Fact Finding Mission urged...

PM: Bangladesh will place proposals...

PM: Bangladesh will place proposals...

Parliament

Wed, Sep 19 2018

There is no scope for the Rohingyas to stay long-term in Bangladesh, the premier said in parliament

UK Foreign Secretary to meet Suu Kyi...

UK Foreign Secretary to meet Suu Kyi...

World

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Britain will increase its support to gather evidence for Rohingya victims who have suffered sexual violence...

Indian delegates visits the Rohingya...

Indian delegates visits the Rohingya...

Nation

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The process of resolving the Rohingya crisis will go much further with the visit of the Indian...