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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Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo gesture as they walk free outside Insein prison after receiving a presidential pardon Photograph: Ann Wang/Reuters

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya crisis

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent more than a year in jail after being accused of breaching Official Secrets Act Two Reuters journalists...
File photo of Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Ukhiya, Cox's Bazar Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

Rohingya repatriation: Myanmar to extend ‘secret’ MoU with UNHCR, UNDP for another year

Last year saw virtually no progress on important issues, including citizenship for Rohingyas Myanmar has agreed to extend a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the...
Mohib Ullah, left, a leader of Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH), speaks through a megaphone during an evening gathering between ARSPH members and a group of foreign journalists in Kutupalong camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, April 16. Courtesy of W-TIMES

Rohingya refugees’ political group cries out for equal rights as Myanmar citizens

By Jung Da-min COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh ― The Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH) is a political awakening for Rohingya refugees who...
Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Rohingya repatriation: 4th JWG meeting in Naypyidaw ends without any breakthrough

Bangladesh proposes visit from Myanmar to directly interact with Rohingyas As feared, the fourth meeting of the joint working group (JWG) of Bangladesh and Myanmar...
Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military Releases 126 Detainees in N. Rakhine

Military spokesman Brig-Gen. Zaw Min Tun attends the ‘four pillars’ meeting in Naypyitaw on April 30. The Myanmar military, or Tatmadaw, on Friday said they...