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Rohingya Muslim

Give aid agencies unhindered access to Rohingya camps: UN to Myanmar

The UNHCR also called on Myanmar 'to create conditions for a genuine and lasting solution'.

24 Jan 2018 5:22 PM

Towards a new global compact on migration

The first is to recognise and reinforce the benefits of migration, so often lost in public debate.

12 Jan 2018 12:59 AM

Pope Francis calls refugees ‘Rohingya’ in an emotional meet

Pope Francis is known for championing the rights of refugees and has repeatedly expressed his support for the Rohingya.

02 Dec 2017 7:01 AM

Aung San Suu Kyi to visit China amid growing concerns over Rohingya crisis

Myanmar has bristled at pressure from Western nations over its armed forces' brutal response to Rohingya Muslim militants.

27 Nov 2017 4:13 PM

Rights groups call for monitoring of Rohingya return

The two governments signed a pact on Thursday settling terms for the repatriation process.

25 Nov 2017 2:22 AM


Atrocities against Rohingyas may be war crimes: UN envoy

She said that the widespread use of sexual violence “was clearly a driver and push factor” for more than 620,000 Rohingya to flee Myanmar.

24 Nov 2017 12:54 AM

Embattled Suu Kyi meets leaders

UN chief asks Suu Kyi to allow displaced Rohingyas to return to their homes in Myanmar.

15 Nov 2017 6:43 AM

Rohingyas need sympathy

The unstated reason for resistance to the Rohingyas is obviously their religion.

15 Oct 2017 12:12 AM

Bangladesh Islamists call to arm fleeing Rohingyas

Experts said Bangladeshi Islamist extremist groups could exploit the situation and forge closer ties with Rohingya militants.

07 Oct 2017 6:18 AM

Not all Rohingya refugees are terrorists, says Mamata Banerjee

Those with terror links should be treated accordingly, says West Bengal CM.

19 Sep 2017 6:43 AM


Rohingya issue: Centre set to file affidavit in Supreme Court

Muslims claiming that the decision had been taken on basis of objective material before it.

16 Sep 2017 2:12 AM

Mamata Banerjee sides with UN, says all Rohingyas not terrorists

An estimated 3,80,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees have fled Myanmar and reached Bangladesh.

16 Sep 2017 2:00 AM

India to send humanitarian aid for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

The UNHRC had said that 3,70,000 Rohingyas have fled violence-affected Myanmar's Rakhine state and sought refuge in Bangladesh.

14 Sep 2017 12:14 PM

UN asks world to come together for Rohingyas

The United Nation’s humanitarian wing, he said, has done emergency planning for about 300,000 Rohingya refugees.

14 Sep 2017 7:01 AM

86 Hindus killed, 200 families flee Myanmar

Claiming that houses of Hindu residents were also set on fire by the Army, the migrants are now taking shelter in Bangladesh.

13 Sep 2017 1:41 AM


400 dies as Myanmar army steps up crackdown on Rohingya militants

The army says it is conducting clearance operations against 'extremist terrorists' and security forces have been told to protect civilians.

01 Sep 2017 2:15 PM

US persuades Myanmar to give visas to UN rights commission

Hailey said Myanmar officials announced that the govt would deny visas to members of the UN Human Rights Council's fact-finding mission.

11 Jul 2017 11:10 AM