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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Dhaka is struggling to cope with the influx and wants to start relocating thousands of refugees to the island,

UN draws up plans to ‘facilitate’ Rohingya relocation to Bhashan Char

Bhashan Char is located 21 nautical miles from Noakhali, 11 nautical miles from Jahajir Char, 4.2 nautical miles from Sandwip, 28 nautical miles from...
Myanmar military fights Arakan Army among ancient Rakhine temples

Myanmar military fights Arakan Army among ancient Rakhine temples

Fighting between Myanmar's military and ethnic Rakhine insurgents has now reached the ancient temples of Mrauk U, the former capital of the Rakhine kingdom...
Kefayat Ullah, a Rohingya boy who was expelled from Leda High School for being a Rohingya, studies in his shelter in Leda camp in Teknaf, Bangladesh, 5 March, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Children expelled from schools for being Rohingya

Mohammed Ismail, a Rohingya boy who was expelled from Leda High School for being a Rohingya, poses for a picture in Leda camp in...
UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char

UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char

UN warns Bangladesh of ‘new crisis’ over relocation plan to Bhasan Char Bangladesh risks creating a "new crisis" for Rohingya refugees if it goes ahead...
Malaysian Rohingya activist nominated for the US State Department award

Malaysian Rohingya activist nominated for the US State Department award

This picture taken on August 20, 2018 shows Rohingya refugee Sharifah Shakirah, 25, founder of the Rohingya Women Development Network, posing for a photograph...