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UN opens key Rohingya fundraising...

UN opens key Rohingya fundraising...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 23 2017

The funds will benefit the 900,000 refugees as well as roughly 300,000 local people from Cox's Bazar...

Hundreds of Buddhists in Myanmar protest...

Hundreds of Buddhists in Myanmar protest...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 23 2017

According to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), at least 588,800 Rohingya people...

Returning Rohingya may lose land, crops...

Returning Rohingya may lose land, crops...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 22 2017

Human Rights Watch (HRW) deputy Asia director Phil Robertson, said the government should at least guarantee...

UN panel ready to hold Myanmar to account...

UN panel ready to hold Myanmar to account...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 21 2017

It would focus on Rakhine but also look at other ethnic conflicts in Myanmar where displaced communities...

China: Foreign interference won't work...

China: Foreign interference won't work...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Asked why China's approach to the Rohingya crisis was different from Western nations, Guo said that China's...

Myanmar minister: Rohingya people may...

Myanmar minister: Rohingya people may...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 15 2017

More than half a million Rohingya refugees have fled across the border after a military crackdown in...

UN: Army in systematic bid to drive...

UN: Army in systematic bid to drive...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 11 2017

The investigation broadly outlines an army-led campaign to erase the Rohingya's connection to their homeland...

Pope to meet top Buddhist monks in Myanmar,...

Pope to meet top Buddhist monks in Myanmar,...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 10 2017

Francis will be the first pope to visit Myanmar and the second to visit Bangladesh, where Pope John Paul...

Myanmar takes first step towards calming...

Myanmar takes first step towards calming...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 10 2017

The Rohingya had pinned hopes for change on Suu Kyi's party but it has been wary of Buddhist nationalist...

Rohingya children continue to be at...

Rohingya children continue to be at...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 9 2017

Aid agencies have set up safe spaces in Kutupalong camp, colourful rooms or outside areas, where women...

Segregation fans fears of fresh cleansing...

Segregation fans fears of fresh cleansing...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 9 2017

Buddhist community leaders in Myebon have also blocked international aid agencies from reaching the camp,...

UN chief in Myanmar suppressed report...

UN chief in Myanmar suppressed report...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 5 2017

Meanwhile, Renata Lok-Dessallien faces fresh charges that she undermined attempts to publicly promote...

Rohingya refugees scoff at Myanmar's...

Rohingya refugees scoff at Myanmar's...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 3 2017

Myanmar's government spokesman said under the 1993 pact, even a hospital record was enough to prove residency,...

Sri Lankan monk among 7 jailed for attack...

Sri Lankan monk among 7 jailed for attack...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 3 2017

Sri Lanka Buddhists make up 70% of the island’s 20 million people, while Muslims account for 10%

UN, diplomats find unimaginable suffering...

UN, diplomats find unimaginable suffering...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 3 2017

International aid groups fear tens of thousands of Rohingya who remain in northern parts of Rakhine are...

Sri Lanka remands militant monk for...

Sri Lanka remands militant monk for...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 2 2017

Extremist Buddhist monks in Sri Lanka have close links with ultra-nationalist counterparts in Myanmar....

Myanmar takes foreign diplomats into...

Myanmar takes foreign diplomats into...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 2 2017

Local officials in Rakhine said Monday’s tour includes meetings with relatives of victims allegedly killed...

UN meeting on Myanmar spotlights Security...

UN meeting on Myanmar spotlights Security...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 29 2017

The Security Council over the years has discussed Myanmar behind closed doors, including three recent...

'Wave of humanity' puts aid agencies...

'Wave of humanity' puts aid agencies...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 29 2017

At a September 14 meeting in the prime minister's office in Dhaka, the authorities made 22 decisions...

UN rights council extends fact-finding...

UN rights council extends fact-finding...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 29 2017

There has been an exodus of Rohingya from Myanmar's Rakhine state since August 25, when attacks by Rohingya...

Amnesty urges UN to impose arms embargo...

Amnesty urges UN to impose arms embargo...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 28 2017

The meeting will come as more than 500,000 Rohingya have fled a campaign of government-sanctioned violence...