Tag: Rohingya

Over 270,000 Rohingya refugees receive first ID cards: UN

Washington: The United Nations on Friday confirmed that more than 270,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have been registered and provided…

Fani to stay over B’desh till 4 pm, 12 killed

Dhaka: At least 12 have been killed across Bangladesh due to the cyclonic storm Fani, which is expected to stay…

Myanmar forces kill six suspecting rebel-links

Rakhine [Myanmar]: Myanmar security forces shot dead at least six people in the perturbed western state of Rakhine for their…

Bangladesh jails three Rohingya extremists for 10 years

Dhaka: A Bangladesh court Sunday sentenced three Rohingya extremists of a now defunct militant group to 10 years in jail…

Rohingya repatriation: Bangladesh, Myanmar to hold meeting on May 3

Dhaka: The fourth round of meeting between Bangladesh and Myanmar on Rohingya repatriation will be held on May 3 in…

Rohingyas hold hunger strike at Saudi detention centre

Riyadh: Around 650 Rohingya refugees held in a Saudi detention centre on Wednesday went on hunger strike to protest against…

Second group of Rohingya arrive in Malaysia within weeks

Kuala Lumpur: Forty-one Rohingya were found on a Malaysian beach Monday, police said, the second group of the Muslim minority…

Rohingya rights group says air strike kills over 20

Dhaka: A Rohingya rights group in Bangladesh on Sunday said more than 20 people were killed and 50 were injured…

Dozens of Rohingya found in Malaysia after perilous sea journey

Kuala Lumpur: Thirty-four Rohingya were found on a beach in Malaysia Friday, police said, the first of the Muslim minority…

Dozens of Rohingya found in Malaysia after perilous sea journey

Kuala Lumpur: Thirty-four Rohingya were found on a beach in Malaysia Friday, police said, the first of the Muslim minority…

Bangladesh rescues ‘abducted’ Malaysia-bound Rohingya

DHAKA: Bangladesh police have stopped 43 Rohingya refugees from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat with a dozen women claiming…

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,…

UN expert visits Bangladesh Rohingya ‘relocation’ island

Dhaka: A UN Special Rapporteur on human rights visited on Thursday an island off Bangladesh where Dhaka aims to move…

ASEAN foreign ministers admonish to stop killings of Rohingya Muslims

Thailand: At the end of one day meeting, the foreign ministers of ASEAN have decided to take special steps to…

Rohingya exodus from India to Bangladesh hits 1,300: official

Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh: At least 1,300 Rohingya Muslims have crossed into Bangladesh from India since the start of the year,…

New Myanmar unrest panics Rohingya Muslims

Bandarban: Panic is gripping thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees living in no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border, with daily clashes…

Dozens of Rohingya flee India for Bangladesh: officials

DHAKA: Dozens of Rohingya Muslims have crossed the border into Bangladesh from India in recent days, officials said Tuesday, as…

Amnesty slams India for deporting Rohingya to Myanmar

New Delhi: Amnesty International on Monday accused India of disregarding international law after a Rohingya family was deported to Myanmar…

2 Rohingya bodies found near camp in Bangladesh

Dhaka:The bullet-ridden bodies of two Rohingya men were found on Saturday near a refugee camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar, the…

2 Rohingya bodies found near camp in Bangladesh

Dhaka: The bullet-ridden bodies of two Rohingya men were found on Saturday near a refugee camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar,…