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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...

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...

‘Myanmar army surrounded the market...

‘Myanmar army surrounded the market...

Nation

Wed, Oct 18 2017

Fourteen-year-old Mohammad Yunus tells his story of losing three brothers along with hundreds of other...

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...

Hunger and poverty trap Rohingya trying...

Hunger and poverty trap Rohingya trying...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 11 2017

'If we stay here we will starve. We have nothing,'

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,...

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...

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...

Race row hampers Rohingya registration...

Race row hampers Rohingya registration...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 28 2017

Registering the Rohingya is seen as key to their eventual return to Myanmar, whose de-facto civilian...

Myanmar says poised to take back 'verified'...

Myanmar says poised to take back 'verified'...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 28 2017

Rights groups say the Myanmar government 'verification' process will fall flat as many Rohingya will...

Three brothers in a boat from...

Three brothers in a boat from...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 28 2017

'They killed the adults and raped the young women'