Tag: Rohingya Muslims

ICC to investigate atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

Dhaka: An International Criminal Court (ICC) official said on Monday that the people responsible for the atrocities that forced hundreds…

Pak PM sacks minister for anti-Hindu remarks whereas in India Muslim haters becomes CM, ministers

NEW DELHI: Soon after Pakistan Punjab's Information Minister Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan make derogatory remarks against the country's Hindu community,…

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi courts investment for strife-torn Rakhine state

Ngapali: Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi touted Rakhine state's "untapped" economic potential to investors Friday, but glossed over violence…

Three Rohingya Muslims detained in Assam

Guwahati: Three Rohingya Muslims were detained by the Government Railway Police (GRP) at Lumding town in Central Assam's Hojai district…

Show genuine commitment to end violence against Rohingya Muslims: Jolie

KUTUPALONG: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday (Feb 5) that Myanmar must "show genuine commitment" to end violence that…

7 Rohingya Muslim children detained in Tripura

AGARTALA: Security forces on Sunday detained seven children of Rohingya Muslims at a railway station in northern Tripura adjoining Assam,…

Timeline in case against two Reuters Myanmar journalists

Yangon: Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent 13 months in jail since being arrested as they…

UNHCR ‘seeking clarification’ from India over Rohingya return

Geneva: The United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on Friday it had asked India for "clarification" over its recent repatriation…

Myanmar forces conduct ‘clearance operations’ after two killed in Rakhine state

Yangon: Myanmar forces are conducting new rounds of "clearance operations" in conflict-hit Rakhine state after four local Buddhists were attacked…

US House of Representatives calls Myanmar’s expulsion of Rohingya Muslims a ‘genocide’

Washington: Adopting a resolution on Thursday, December 13, the United States House of Representatives called Myanmar's expulsion of hundreds of…

Rohigyas crisis: ‘Thumbs up’ pics for Myanmar Reuters reporters as they mark year in jail

Yangon: Messages of solidarity poured in Wednesday from around the world on the one-year anniversary of the arrest of two…

“Extremely Irresponsible”: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey under fire for promoting Myanmar

San Francisco: Twitter's chief executive Jack Dorsey, who faces a lawsuit for hurting Hindu sentiments during his visit to India…

Rohingya sent back to Myanmar camps hungry and in debt

Yangon: Fleeing Rohingya Muslims sold ration books to help pay hundreds of dollars to traffickers in order to flee squalid…

Myanmar must be held accountable for Rohingya Muslim genocide: US Holocaust Museum

Washington: Saying that it has found "compelling evidence of genocide" in Myanmar against the Muslim Rohingya minority, the U.S. Holocaust…

Suu Kyi calls for peace in speech which avoids Rohingya crisis

Kathmandu: Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is facing international criticism over her country's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims,…

93 Rohingya fleeing by boat sent back to Myanmar camps: police

Yangon: Nearly 100 Rohingya Muslims were forced back to Myanmar's Rakhine state after being detained at sea en route to…

‘Ongoing genocide’ continues against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar: UN

United Nations: A fact-finding team of United Nations on Wednesday claimed that a genocide is still underway against Rohingya Muslims…

Japanese PM meets Aung San Suu Kyi; urges for investigation into Rohingya crisis

Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had a meeting with Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi. He told that a…

Myanmar still not safe for Rohingya Muslims: UN refugee agency

Geneva: More time is needed to prepare the return of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh to western Rakhine state in…

Aadhaar cards of Rohingya Muslims will no more be valid

New Delhi: Home minister has ordered to reject the Aadhaar cards and identity cards of people staying illegally in the…