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Japanese singer Miyavi coming to meet...

Japanese singer Miyavi coming to meet...

Showtime

Mon, Jan 29 2018

He has used his talent, voice and platform to help support various UNHCR campaigns, including #WithRefugees...

UNHCR repeats call for unhindered access...

UNHCR repeats call for unhindered access...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

'To ensure the right of refugees to return voluntarily, and in safety and in dignity, we call again on...

Steps taken for birth registration of...

Steps taken for birth registration of...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Bangladesh Army in biometrics system and the UNHCR in cooperation with the Bangladesh government are...

UNHCR: Rohingya repatriation must meet...

UNHCR: Rohingya repatriation must meet...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 16 2018

A comprehensive implementation of the Rakhine Advisory Commission recommendations is essential to ensure...

Bangladesh, Myanmar meet amid doubts...

Bangladesh, Myanmar meet amid doubts...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jan 14 2018

Monday's meeting in Myanmar's capital Naypyitaw will be the first for a joint working group set up to...

Myanmar bars UN rights investigator...

Myanmar bars UN rights investigator...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 21 2017

Surveys of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh by aid agency MSF have shown at least 6,700 Rohingya were...

UNHCR to distribute winter clothing...

UNHCR to distribute winter clothing...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 16 2017

The aid will consist of 170,000 warm shawls for adults and 15,000 sweaters for children under two...

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...

UNHRC adopts resolution on the Rohingya...

UNHRC adopts resolution on the Rohingya...

World

Wed, Dec 6 2017

Nine countries, including India, refrained from giving vote while China, Burundi and the Philippines...

Rohingya Repatriation Deal: What we...

Rohingya Repatriation Deal: What we...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 26 2017

'Our only goal is to send the Rohingya back to their country, and there is no point in criticizing this...

UNHCR: Return of displaced Rohingya...

UNHCR: Return of displaced Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 24 2017

The UN refugees agency said it look forward to scrutinize details of the MoU between Bangladesh and Myanmar,...

HRW: The idea that Burma will welcome...

HRW: The idea that Burma will welcome...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 24 2017

While Aung San Suu Kyi has said repatriation of the largely stateless minority would be based on residency...

CPD: Tk7,126 crore needed to host the...

CPD: Tk7,126 crore needed to host the...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 11 2017

The think tank has estimated the 10-month fund requirement based on an estimation of the UNHCR for six...

Rohingyas living in Bangladesh for years...

Rohingyas living in Bangladesh for years...

Nation

Tue, Nov 7 2017

More than 100,000 Rohingya refugees have allegedly travelled to other countries using Bangladeshi passports...

31 sexual abuse cases against UN personnel...

31 sexual abuse cases against UN personnel...

World

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Of the 31 cases, 12 involve military personnel from peacekeeping operations including those in the Central...

UNHCR calls for unrestricted humanitarian...

UNHCR calls for unrestricted humanitarian...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 4 2017

'Some 3,000 refugees arrived through the Anjuman Para border crossing between Wednesday evening and Thursday...

Data shows one in four Rohingya children...

Data shows one in four Rohingya children...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 2 2017

The research describes about a third of those children are ‘severely’ malnourished, meaning they are...

Chappell: Why I’m not surprised Bangladesh...

Chappell: Why I’m not surprised Bangladesh...

Cricket

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Ian Chappell is a special representative for Australia for UNHCR, the UN refugee agency’s fundraising...

UNHCR: 1,700 Rohingya relocated to new...

UNHCR: 1,700 Rohingya relocated to new...

Nation

Fri, Oct 27 2017

As of October 27, 2017, around 605,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since violence broke out in Myanmar’s...

Nasim: The Rohingya came to Bangladesh...

Nasim: The Rohingya came to Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 25 2017

'We are now trying our best to stop them from spreading diseases among the locals'

Maj Ashikur: I felt I was crossing no...

Maj Ashikur: I felt I was crossing no...

Nation

Tue, Oct 24 2017

More than 600,000 Rohingyas have crossed over to Bangladesh from Myanmar's Rakhine state since the persecution...