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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Professor Abdur Rob Khan

‘Bilateral approach without powerful underwriting will not solve the Rohingya crisis’

Professor Abdur Rob Khan, Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, North South University, talks to The Daily Star’s Naznin Tithi about the present...
Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October 15, 2018 photo. (AFP)

Moving Rohingya to Bashan Char is not the solution

  Above, a structure being constructed on Bhashan Char island off the Bangladeshi coast to prepare for the relocation of Rohingya refugees in this October...
Sheikh Hasina talking before the UN General Assembly

Rohingya support Bangladeshi leader’s proposal to end crisis

A proposal by Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the United Nations for resolving the Rohingya refugee crisis has been hailed by the Muslim...
The Balukhali refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, is seen last fall. A Cabinet minister says authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion. | AP

Bangladesh to fence in over 30 Rohingya refugee camps to halt their sprawl

ASIA PACIFIC / SOCIAL ISSUES DHAKA – Authorities in Bangladesh will build barbed-wire fences around sprawling camps housing Rohingya refugees to stop their expansion, a...
Rohingya refugees at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, April 24, 2019 (AP photo).

Rohingya Refugees Risk Going Back to Another Genocide in Myanmar

Myanmar’s government is pushing for the more than 1 million Rohingya refugees currently in Bangladesh to start returning to the country, in an effort...