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.. DNA
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. Source: Reuters Studio -
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.. Source: Storyful Studio -
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.. Source: Wochit News -
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.. Source: Wochit News -
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.. Source: News unlimited -
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.. Firstpost
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.. IndiaTimes
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.. DNA
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.. All India Radio
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
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.. Firstpost
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.. DNA
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.. DNA
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.. DNA
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.. IndiaTimes
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.. DNA
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.. IndiaTimes
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.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India