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UK Foreign Secretary in Myanmar to discuss Rohingya crisis

Naypyidaw: British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday on his first official visit to the country for…

Myanmar response to Rohingya crisis ‘could have been handled better’: Aung Suu Kyi

RAKHINE: Myanmar’s military response to the Rohingya crisis which drove 700,000 of the Muslim minority into Bangladesh “could have been…

Australia urged to end military ties with Myanmar over Rohingya crisis

Canberra: International human rights bodies urged Australia on Wednesday to end its military ties with Myanmar and impose sanctions on…

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh urges global pressure on Myanmar

Dhaka: Bangladesh on Tuesday urged the international community to put more pressure on Myanmar to provide a permanent solution to…

Myanmar rejects ICC decision over Rohingya crisis

Myanmar: Myanmar on Friday "resolutely" rejected a ruling by the International Criminal Court empowering the tribunal to probe alleged crimes…

Key member resigns from Myanmar advisory panel on Rohingya crisis

Yangon: A key member of an international advisory panel on Myanmar's crisis-hit Rakhine state has resigned, telling AFP on Saturday…

World Bank to support B’desh to manage Rohingya crisis

Dhaka: The World Bank has assured support to the Bangladesh government in managing the Rohingya crisis. This statement was made…

War crimes judges to hold closed talks on Rohingya crisis

The Hague: War crimes judges will hold closed-door talks next month to discuss whether to allow the launch of a…

Rohingya Crisis: World Bank agrees to a grant for Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: The World Bank (WB) is going to provide Bangladesh a grant to meet the basic needs of around…

Rohingya crisis: Sheikh Hasina seeks help from China, Russia, India, Japan

Dhaka: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on Monday said Bangladesh expects China, Russia, India and Japan to help them resolve the…

Rohingya crisis: US to continue support to Bangladesh

Washington: The United States has assured cooperation to Bangladesh on the issue of Rohingya crisis, the US State Department spokesperson…

Aung San Suu Kyi seeks help from ASEAN leaders with Rohingya crisis

Yangon [Myanmar]: Burmese politician and diplomat, Aung San Suu Kyi, has reportedly sought help with the ongoing Rohingya crisis, from…

US diplomat resigns from Suu Kyi panel on Rohingya crisis

Yangon: US diplomat Bill Richardson resigned early today from an Aung San Suu Kyi-appointed panel set up to ease communal…

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Rohingya crisis: Repatriation process to start on Jan 22

Naypyidaw [Myanmar]: Myanmar Minister of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Dr. Win Myat Aye on Thursday announced that the repatriation…

Pope urges world to act on Rohingya crisis

The pope made the comments in a speech shortly after arriving from Myanmar Pope Francis called on Thursday for "decisive"…

Rohingya crisis reporters go missing; rights groups blame Myanmar military

Nay Pyi Taw: Reporters working inside Myanmar's Rakhine state to document the Rohingya crisis have gone missing, raising fears that…

Bangladesh, Myanmar begin talks on Rohingya crisis

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: Bangladesh and Myanmar on Wednesday began talks on starting the repatriation process of the Rohingya refugees. According to…

36 groups demand UN sitting on Rohingya crisis

New Delhi: The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), with 35 other organisations, has called for a special session of the…

Rohingya crisis: Aung San Suu Kyi meets UN chief Antonio Guterres, Rex Tillerson

Manila: Myanmar'State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who is under rising global pressure to solve the Rohingya crisis in northern…