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Eid ul-Fitr 2018: At world's biggest refugee camp in Bangladesh’s Cox Bazar, Rohingyas observe muted celebrations

An estimated two-thirds of the 1.2 million Rohingya refugees are all set to celebrate their first Eid in Bangladesh. However, the 700,000 Rohingyas stuck in the world’s biggest refugee camp in..

Rohingya refugee shelters 'washed away' in Bangladesh rains: UN

Heavy rains have caused severe structural damage to camps in Bangladesh hosting over one million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar, the UN has said. Some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar's..

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News video: Reuters journalists in Myanmar 'sleep-deprived'

Reuters journalists in Myanmar 'sleep-deprived' 01:10

Two Reuters reporters jailed on accusations of possessing secret documents in Myanmar, say they were subjected to sleep deprivation and asked if they were "spies". Dhruv Tikekar reports.
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News video: Rakhine Refugees Prepare for Monsoon Season in Cox's Bazaar

Rakhine Refugees Prepare for Monsoon Season in Cox's Bazaar 05:47

An impending monsoon season in Bangladesh is putting thousands of refugees from Rakhine state in Myanmar at risk, according to the Red Cross and Norwegian Refugee Council.The predominantly Rohingya..
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News video: Myanmar Defense Lawyers Claim Documents From Reporters Phones Not Classified

Myanmar Defense Lawyers Claim Documents From Reporters Phones Not Classified 00:44

According to defense lawyers on Tuesday, documents Myanmar police claim they found on the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing state secrets were not confidential, because the..
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News video: Myanmar Says It Will Take Back Any Rohingya Refugees Who Volunteer To Return

Myanmar Says It Will Take Back Any Rohingya Refugees Who Volunteer To Return 00:50

According to Myanmar's National Security Advisor Thaung Tun, the government is willing to take back all 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees forced to flee into Bangladesh as long as they volunteer to..
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News video: Rohingya fighters killed Hindus in Myanmar: Amnesty International

Rohingya fighters killed Hindus in Myanmar: Amnesty International 01:16

New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Amnesty International has said that it has evidence that Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) killed around 99 Hindu civilians in August 2017. Masked ARSA fighters killed..
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Rohingya refugees fish in troubled waters to earn living in Bangladesh

By Clodagh Kilcoyne SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh, June 12 (Reuters) - Some Rohingya refugees who fled from Myanmar are finding work in the fishing industry in neighbouring Bangladesh, earning a tiny daily..

India, Myanmar hold talks, discuss return of displaced Rohingyas

The two countries discussed the situation in the Rakhine state and the return of displaced Rohingyas as Myanmar's army and civilian leadership, according to an AFP report, Friday held a rare "national..

India, Myanmar discuss bilateral ties, boundary issues

The entire gamut of bilateral ties, including issues related to boundary, security and defence, were discussed in the 17th round of Foreign Office Consultations between India and Myanmar, the External..

Myanmar, UN sign pact on steps for Rohingya return

Myanmar and UN agencies signed an agreement today that could lead to the return of some of the 700,000 Rohingyas who fled brutal persecution by the country's security forces and are now crowded into..
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Evading the 'kala party': Hindu refugees in Myanmar's Rakhine state recount escape from Rohingya militants

Residents of Chikanchari in the Rakine state of Myanmar had a miraculous escape from Rohingya militants who had butchered inhabitants of neighbouring villages.

Rohingya insurgents reject Amnesty report on Hindu villagers killed in Myanmar

YANGON (Reuters) - A Rohingya Muslim armed group on Friday denied a report that its members killed scores of Hindu civilians in August last year, amid a surge in violence in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine..
Reuters India

US seeks credible investigation after report claims Rohingya militants killed Hindus in Myanmar's Rakhine state

Deeply concerned over the Amnesty International report on the alleged killing of Hindu villagers by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), the United States of America (US) said there was an urgent..

Rohingya row: After Twitter's brutal trolling, Priyanka Chopra gets THIS bizarre advice from BJP leader

Priyanka Chopra’s Myanmar visit is in news again and it is not for a right reason. After brutal trolling on Twitter, a BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh rebuked her for visiting the Rohingya..

Rohingya militants massacred nearly 100 Hindus: Report

Members of a Rohingya militant group allegedly massacred as many as 99 people, including women and children, in Hindu villages in Myanmar's Rakhine state in 2017, according to a new Amnesty..

Twitter shamelessly indulges in 'whataboutery' as Priyanka Chopra visits Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is also the global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights, on Tuesday urged her fans and followers to care for and support the Rohingya refugees. Priyanka, who is on..

These children need help, we need to care: Priyanka Chopra after meeting Rohingya kids in Bangladesh

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Priyanka Chopra on Monday visited Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh and calling the crisis "horrific" the actor urged people to help the children affected by..

Rakhine crisis obstacle to democratic transition: Mark Green

[Myanmar], May 21 (ANI): The chief of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mark Green said that Rakhine State crisis is an obstacle to Myanmar's democratic transition

Rohingya crisis: US urges Myanmar to take 'concrete steps' to guarantee rights of Rohingya Muslims

The US government's aid chief urged Myanmar on Sunday to take "concrete steps" to guarantee the rights of Rohingya Muslims and to show sincerity in that endeavour in order to encourage hundreds of..

India for safe, sustainable return of Rohingya: Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj discussed with Myanmar's top leadership, including State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, the issues related to Rakhine State, where violence erupted in August 2016..

Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar; meets Aung San Suu Kyi

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday met Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and discussed ways to strengthen bilateral relations across different sectors. Swaraj arrived here..

Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar to hold talks with country's leadership

An estimated 6,00,000 Rohingya Muslims had fled Myanmar's Rakhine State since August last year after large-scale violence there. India yesterday sent to Bangladesh its second relief consignment to help..

U.N. Security Council pushes Myanmar on accountability over Rohingya

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council urged Myanmar's government on Wednesday to carry out transparent investigations into accusations of violence against mainly Rohingya..
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Myanmar Army killing Christians in Kachin

[Myanmar], May 4 (ANI): Not long after Myanmar army carried out targeted killings of Rohingya Muslims in the Rakhine state, it has now been accused of committing atrocities against Christians in

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