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Pope faces diplomatic dilemma in Myanmar...

Pope faces diplomatic dilemma in Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 23 2017

The trip is so delicate that some of the pope's advisors have warned him against even saying the word...

Dhaka, Nay Pyi Taw agree to start Rohingya...

Dhaka, Nay Pyi Taw agree to start Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 23 2017

Bangladesh Foreign Ministry issued a statement in this regard.

US says atrocities on Rohingya is ethnic...

US says atrocities on Rohingya is ethnic...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 22 2017

In early November, US lawmakers proposed targeted sanctions and travel restrictions on military officials...

Pope to meet Rohingya refugees in...

Pope to meet Rohingya refugees in...

Nation

Wed, Nov 22 2017

Both events were not on the original schedule of the trip of the November 26-December 2 trip

UNHCR: Rohingya refugees drained by...

UNHCR: Rohingya refugees drained by...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 22 2017

Tension had been rising between the government and aid agencies even before the spasm of violence that...

China wants Bangladesh, Myanmar to solve...

China wants Bangladesh, Myanmar to solve...

Nation

Sat, Nov 18 2017

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrived in Bangladesh on Saturday for a two-day visit and from there...

Chinese foreign minister to visit Myanmar,...

Chinese foreign minister to visit Myanmar,...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 16 2017

China and Myanmar have for years maintained close economic and diplomatic relations

Myanmar replaces general in charge of...

Myanmar replaces general in charge of...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Senators in Washington are pressing to pass legislation imposing economic and travel sanctions targeting...

Bob Geldof to return hometown honour...

Bob Geldof to return hometown honour...

Europe

Mon, Nov 13 2017

'I do not wish to be associated in any way with an individual currently engaged in the mass ethnic cleansing...

US State Department official: Myanmar...

US State Department official: Myanmar...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Experts say repatriation will also be complicated by the scale of destruction in Rakhine, where hundreds...

Myanmar seeks amendment of 1993 repatriation...

Myanmar seeks amendment of 1993 repatriation...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Camps set up to receive returning refugees have now been erected in Taung Pyo Let Wae and Nga Khu Ya...

UN picks Norwegian for Myanmar role...

UN picks Norwegian for Myanmar role...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 31 2017

Rights monitors and Rohingya refugees say the army and Rakhine Buddhist vigilantes have forced them to...

Over 7,000 granted national verification...

Over 7,000 granted national verification...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 30 2017

The newly established mechanism aims to allow the government and all local and international organizations...

Big turnout at Myanmar pro-army rally...

Big turnout at Myanmar pro-army rally...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 29 2017

Fear of a Muslim takeover of Buddhist-majority Myanmar through Rakhine state has been kindled over decades...

Myanmar Red Cross chief: Driven by fear,...

Myanmar Red Cross chief: Driven by fear,...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 26 2017

Myanmar has blocked humanitarian agencies apart from Red Cross organisations from accessing the northern...

Aid workers blocked from entering Muslim...

Aid workers blocked from entering Muslim...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Leaders of the Rakhine Buddhist community have long bristled at international agencies and NGOs whom...

Canada's Trudeau tasks special envoy...

Canada's Trudeau tasks special envoy...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Suu Kyi, an honorary citizen of Canada and Nobel laureate, has been criticised for her ambiguous position...

Pope Francis deplores plight of Rohingya...

Pope Francis deplores plight of Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 24 2017

During his visit he will meet with Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel peace prize laureate...

New field hospital treats hundreds of...

New field hospital treats hundreds of...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Red Cross doctors at the new hospital have been treating upwards of 200 patients a day, as exhausted...

Suu Kyi donates $4000 to Rakhine peace...

Suu Kyi donates $4000 to Rakhine peace...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 23 2017

Suu Kyi has donated $4,000 for development efforts in Rakhine State, in the initiative also joined by...

Bangladesh says Rohingya arrivals untenable...

Bangladesh says Rohingya arrivals untenable...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 23 2017

Myanmar considers the Rohingya to be stateless, despite tracing their families' presence in the country...