Daily Archives: October 14, 2018

Int’l community’s attention drawn to Rohingya children’s education

Deutsche Welle’s Chief Editor Ines Pohl speaks at a discussion on Saturday. Photo: UNB Dhaka, Oct 13 (UNB) – Deutsche Welle’s (DW) Chief Editor Ines Pohl on Saturday laid emphasis on the need of Rohingya...

Bangladesh, Myanmar to ‘discuss Rohingya repatriation issue at Oct-end’

Some Rohingya people waiting for relief at Cox's Bazar Rohingya camp. Photo: UNB Bangladesh and Myanmar are likely to sit later this month to discuss the Rohingya repatriation issues as Myanmar has failed to take...

Centre seeks details of Rohingya settlers near defence facilities

With security and intelligence agencies flagging the risk involved in Rohingya Muslims living near strategic and defence installations across the country, the Centre has issued a direction to all states to prepare a comprehensive...

Rohingyas will stay in Bangladesh for long. Let’s accept it, says DW chief editor

Deutsche Welle Chief Editor Ines Pohl speaks at a discussion on “Migration -- Challenges and Approaches in the East and the West” at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka, organised by Deutsche Welle...

WB chief wants supports for Rohingyas to come as grants: Muhith

Rohingya refugees are reflected in rain water along an embankment next to paddy fields after fleeing from Myanmar into Palang Khali, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh on November 2, 2017. File Photo: Reuters BSS, Bali, Indonesia World...

In Rohingya crisis, world is giving lip service: Toufique Imrose Khalidi

Toufique Imrose Khalidi, editor-in-chief of bdnews24.com, speaks at a discussion on “Migration -- Challenges and Approaches in the East and the West” at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka, organised by Deutsche...

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Repatriations are set to begin on Thursday, but most, if not all, have said they do not want to go back

Rohingya refugees flee camps to avoid return to Myanmar

  Rohingya Muslims say their evening prayers in a half completed structure at a refugee camp in Bangladesh.Photograph: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Rohingya refugees are...
King Salman bin Abdulaziz (R) meeting receiving Bangladesh s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (L) at the royal palace in the capital Riyadh on October 17, 2018. (Photo via AFP)

Saudi Arabia to deport scores of Rohingya refugees to Bangladesh: Report

Saudi Arabia is set to send scores of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Bangladesh, years after they fled persecution in their home country; but have...
More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims crossed from Rakhine state, in mostly Buddhist Myanmar, into Bangladesh from August last year

‘Can’t eat, can’t sleep’: Rohingya on Myanmar repatriation list

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh, Nov 9 (Reuters) - For Nurul Amin, a Rohingya Muslim living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh, the days since learning...
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Bangladesh silent on Canadian offer to take Rohingya refugees including rape victims

Bangladesh did not accept an offer by Canada to take in Rohingya refugees, including women who were raped, Canadian officials said, as the South...

Fear and mistrust surround latest plan to return Rohingya

Rohingya refugees collect water at Kutupalong refugee camp in BangladeshChandan Khanna/AFP Rights groups say a plan to return Rohingya to Myanmar from Bangladesh as early...