United Nations | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 ISTAlthough the massive outflow of Rohingya from Myanmar to Bangladesh grabbed worldwide headlines, the international community must not forget that more than 400,000 of the minority group are living in dire situations at home, a senior United Nations offici... read..
By Fanny Potkin LONDON | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 ISTBangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Tuesday more international pressure was needed on Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees, rejecting an assertion claim by the Myanmar government that it had repatriated a family of five. "The international ... read..
LONDON | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 ISTBangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Tuesday more international pressure was needed on Myanmar to take back Muslim Rohingya refugees. "The international community needs to put more pressure on Myanmar so that they take back their own people ... read..
rohingya_april16.jpg | April 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTThe Rohingyas have rejected the claim made by the Myanmar government regarding the repartition of the first batch of the Rohingya community residing in the country.... read..
New Delhi [India] | April 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTAfter a major fire broke out at Rohingya camp near Delhi's Kalindi Kunj Metro Station, the refugees have been shifted to the nearby ground and were provided help by the Non-Government Organisations (NGO) and the locals.... read..
Dhaka | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTBangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali has called for the safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar to have an early solution to the humanitarian crisis as there are security issues. Their safe return is important not only on the humanit... read..
New Delhi [India] | April 15, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTA major fire broke out at Rohingya camp near Delhi's Kalindi Kunj Metro Station, Bandh Road Jaitpur in the wee hours of Sunday.... read..
YANGON | Sunday, Apr 15 2018 ISTMyanmar on Saturday repatriated the first Rohingya family from nearly 700,000 refugees who have fled to Bangladesh, after months of fraught talks with Dhaka and amid the United Nations' warnings that the country is not ready for their return. Fleeing Roh... read..
Nay Pyi Taw |Sunday, 2018 12:15:25 PM ISTMyanmar authorities announced on Sunday it has repatriated the first family of Rohingya refugees who fled to Bangladesh, despite a UN warning that it is not safe to return.... read..
By A. Ananthalakshmi KUALA LUMPUR | Saturday, Apr 14 2018 ISTA boat carrying 70 Rohingya Muslims set out for Malaysia from Myanmar this week, two sources and a rights group, the latest to embark on a dangerous sea journey. The vessel will be the second to arrive in Malaysia this month as the Rohingya flee Myanmar's... read..
United Nations | Saturday, Apr 14 2018 ISTThe United Nations refugee agency and the Government of Bangladesh have signed a cooperation agreement on the safe, dignified return of Rohingya refugees to their homes in Myanmar, "once conditions there are conducive." Noting that such conditions are not... read..
YANGON | Saturday, Apr 14 2018 ISTThe government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi expressed "serious concern" on Friday over a move by the International Criminal Court prosecutor seeking jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh. Since August,... read..
YANGON | Friday, Apr 13 2018 ISTThe government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi expressed "serious concern" on Friday over a move by the International Criminal Court prosecutor seeking jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh. Since Augus... read..
Naypyidaw |Friday, 2018 7:45:05 PM ISTMyanmar has said that the International Criminal Court (ICC) has no jurisdiction over the country and hence cannot try it over allegations that hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas were deported to neighbouring Bangladesh.... read..
Geneva |Friday, 2018 9:45:04 PM ISTThe UN Refugee Agency said on Friday that it had reached an agreement with the Bangladeshi government for the voluntary repatriation of Rohingya refugees who have fled organised attacks by the security forces in Myanmar.... read..
Cox's Bazar | Thursday, Apr 12 2018 ISTDr. Abdullah Al Rabeeah, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre's Supervisor General and Advisor at the Royal Court visited the Sadar District Hospital here to increase Health Care for the Rohingya. His visit was to observe the work under ... read..
By Serajul Quadir DHAKA | Thursday, Apr 12 2018 ISTThe U.N. refugee agency called a Myanmar minister's visit to Bangladesh to meet Muslim Rohingya refugees a confidence-building measure, but said conditions in Myanmar were not ready for their return. Myanmar Social Welfare Minister Win Myat Aye, who hea... read..
By Serajul Quadir and Stephanie Nebehay DHAKA/GENEVA | Thursday, Apr 12 2018 ISTThe United Nations refugee agency is set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bangladesh laying out a framework for the voluntary repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, an agency spokesman said on Wednesday. The MoU is aimed at establis... read..