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Infographic: Bhasan Char- new home for...

Infographic: Bhasan Char- new home for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 27 2018

Bangladesh government is turning an island in the Bay of Bengal into a home for 100,000 Rohingya Muslims...

Floating Island: New home for Rohingya...

Floating Island: New home for Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

British and Chinese engineers are helping prepare the island to receive refugees before the onset of...

Bangladesh, Myanmar discussing repatriation...

Bangladesh, Myanmar discussing repatriation...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Bangladesh has received nearly 700,000 Rohingya refugees since 25 August 2017

Myanmar claims jurisdiction over no...

Myanmar claims jurisdiction over no...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Feb 11 2018

Myanmar Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj Gen Aung Soe made veiled threats while visiting the Tambru...

Angelina Jolie: I‘m very concerned about...

Angelina Jolie: I‘m very concerned about...

Showtime

Thu, Feb 1 2018

'We should all hang our head on how little we have been able to do'

President Hamid seeks Indonesia’s support...

President Hamid seeks Indonesia’s support...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Terming the existing relation Dhaka and Jakarta as excellent, Hamid hopes the relation will be further...

BBC series slammed for exploiting Rohingya...

BBC series slammed for exploiting Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

The show’s cast and crew were furious with the treatment of the vulnerable refugees on the set

Ecnec approves project to prevent intrusion...

Ecnec approves project to prevent intrusion...

Nation

Tue, Jan 23 2018

"Border Guard Bangladesh has been using the flood control embankment to resist the influx of Rohingya....

Bangladesh says start of Rohingya return...

Bangladesh says start of Rohingya return...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed earlier this month to complete the voluntary repatriation of the refugees...

Dhaka to ink deal with UNHCR on Rohingya...

Dhaka to ink deal with UNHCR on Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Bangladesh-based diplomats are for safe, voluntary Rohingya return.

Deadly 'long-lost disease' rages through...

Deadly 'long-lost disease' rages through...

Health

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Diphtheria has already claimed the lives of at least 30 refugees, mostly children

2018 brings no end to violence as Rohingyas...

2018 brings no end to violence as Rohingyas...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 8 2018

2,400 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh in December alone

Thailand donates $200,000 to aid Rohingya...

Thailand donates $200,000 to aid Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 3 2018

The donation will be split between IOM and WFP, with each agency receiving $100,000 respectively

No relief for Rohingya refugees until...

No relief for Rohingya refugees until...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 12 2017

The move is also aimed at curbing waste of relief materials in the 12 refugee camps at Teknaf and Ukhiya...

World Vision calls for aid for Rohingya...

World Vision calls for aid for Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 10 2017

The international NGO has also called for donations from both the public and government to maintain emergency...

Obaidul Quader: Rohingya may be rehabilitated...

Obaidul Quader: Rohingya may be rehabilitated...

Nation

Mon, Dec 4 2017

'The countries who are concerned about the Rohingyas can also rehabilitate them in their own land'

Pope refers to Rohingya after meeting...

Pope refers to Rohingya after meeting...

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 1 2017

'Today the presence of God is also called Rohingya,' the pope said.

Pope Francis meets 16 Rohingya...

Pope Francis meets 16 Rohingya...

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 1 2017

Francis grasped their hands and listened intently as they recounted their experiences to him, through...

PM: It felt like Khaleda was going to...

PM: It felt like Khaleda was going to...

Politics

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina also blasted the BNP chairperson for her remarks that the government failed...

Azeem Ibrahim’s book is even more relevant...

Azeem Ibrahim’s book is even more relevant...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Nov 2 2017

Persecution of the Rohingya community in Myanmar will constitute one of the most highlighted panels this...

Four die as boat carrying Rohingya refugees...

Four die as boat carrying Rohingya refugees...

Nation

Wed, Nov 1 2017

The boat was carrying 40 people - 19 women, seven men and the rest of them children - the survivors told...