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Rohingya Muslims

NRC should be implemented in Telangana to deport Rohingya Muslims: BJP MLA

'NRC should also be implemented here so that all Rohingyas can be deported out of India,' Singh added.

31 Aug 2019 8:36 PM

Myanmar forces kill 6 suspecting rebel-links

Myanmar security forces shot dead at least six people in the perturbed western state of Rakhine for their links with rebel Arakan Army.

03 May 2019 10:19 AM

UN urges social media, investors to promote human rights in Myanmar

Myanmar denies allegations of mass killings and rape and says its military offensive.

06 Mar 2019 2:47 PM

Amnesty International strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour

Amnesty International said it was revoking Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest.

13 Nov 2018 11:04 AM

'Ongoing genocide' against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims: UN investigators

Report by UN investigators said top Myanmar generals, including the Commander-in-Chief, must be investigated and prosecuted for genocide.

25 Oct 2018 1:03 PM


UP couple, ‘mastermind’ in Rohingya trafficking, arrested in Manipur

51-year-old Rashid Ali and his wife Khulakpam Tahir, Begum were arrested from Imphal's Yairipok Ningthounai Sabal Leikai locality.

20 Sep 2018 11:38 AM

Suu Kyi says handling of Rohingya could have been better

The army is accused of committing mass rape, killings and setting fire to thousands of homes.

13 Sep 2018 1:14 PM

Myanmar says court was 'independent' in Reuters journalists' case

A judge on Monday found two Reuters journalists guilty of breaching the law on state secrets and sentenced them to seven years in prison.

09 Sep 2018 1:57 PM

The ‘illiberal streak’ in our society is growing

Here in India, citizens are turning away tiredly from the daily outrage over who is an “urban Naxal” and who a “Maoist”.

08 Sep 2018 12:58 AM

As Bangladesh killings intensify, why is the world keeping quiet?

Global human rights bodies have spoken up, but only in the context of Rohingya Muslims, pressuring Bangladesh to permit their entry.

21 Jun 2018 12:36 AM


Sushma Swaraj calls on Myanmar Prez, hold bilateral talk

Ms Swaraj is here on a two-day visit for discussions on a number of bilateral and regional issues, including the situation in the Rakhine.

11 May 2018 2:19 AM

Islamic countries call Rohingya crisis 'ethnic cleansing'

The statement said the grouping will continue to work UN and other global platforms to address rights violations taking place in Myanmar.

07 May 2018 2:51 PM

Myanmar army chief denies rape of Rohingya as UN visits

Launched in August 2017, that campaign drove around 700,000 Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh, fleeing burnt villages and army atrocities.

01 May 2018 1:14 PM

UN council heads to Bangladesh and Myanmar to see Rohingya

The recent spasm of violence began when Rohingya insurgents staged series of attacks Aug 25 on about 30 security outposts and other targets.

27 Apr 2018 2:08 PM

Conditions in Myanmar ‘not conducive’ for Rohingyas to return: United Nations

Myanmar and Bangladesh signed a repatriation deal in November but not one refugee has returned.

08 Apr 2018 5:46 PM


We don't see much help from foreign donors for Rohingya refugee island: B'desh min

Some 700,000 Rohingya Muslims crossed the border from Myanmar’s Rakhine state since August, and are in cramped camps at Cox’s Bazar.

27 Mar 2018 1:20 PM

Centre refuses to give assurance on Rohingyas

The ASG asked the court to take note of change of demography due to influx of refugees, destabilisationa and disintegration of society.

20 Mar 2018 2:01 AM

Let us handle Rohingyas, government tells Supreme Court

The Centre denied the allegation that the BSF was using chilli powder and stun grenades to stop the refugees from entering India.

17 Mar 2018 1:41 AM

Don’t intervene in deportation of Rohingya Muslims: Centre urges SC

The Centre said it would not be in national interest for Supreme Court to issue a direction to stop Rohingya Muslims deportation.

16 Mar 2018 8:46 PM

J&K: RTI reveals 27 Rohingya families staying illegaly, own sim cards

The petitioner also said, authorities need to find out how SIM cards were obtained, given that Rohingyas don't have citizenship documents.

13 Mar 2018 4:59 PM