Daily Archives: December 5, 2018

Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen

ASEAN can help Myanmar solve Rohingya problem

By Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen At the end of the 33rd ASEAN summit in Singapore on Nov. 15, Singapore formally handed over the symbolic gavel of ASEAN chairmanship to Thailand, which it last held in 2009....
President Ram Nath Kovind to visit Myanmar next week, likely to discuss Rohingya issue

President Ram Nath Kovind to visit Myanmar next week, likely to discuss Rohingya issue

Several agreements are expected to be signed during the visit, the Ministry of External Affairs said. Rohingya issue, Ram Nath Kovind, India-ASEAN commemorative Summit, Narendra Modi, Myanmar President Ram Nath Kovind (Photo: PIB) The Rohingya refugee crisis...

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Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India for fear of deportation, persecution

Hundreds of Rohingya families flee India for fear of deportation, persecution Some 2,000 Rohingya Muslims, who had fled to India from death and violence...

Myanmar army kills 13 in attack on Rakhine rebels

Myanmar’s Brigadier General Zaw Min Tun, Major General Soe Naing Oo, and Major General Tun Tun Nyi say the army hit back at...

From India to Bangladesh: 1,300 Rohingya fear repatriation to Myanmar

The refugees are from far away Indian Kashmir. To reach south-east Bangladesh, refugees cross the Indian states of Assam, Tripura or West Bengal. On...

31 Rohingyas waiting to make border crossings to Bangladesh from India

More Rohingyas are waiting to enter Bangladesh through Brahmanbaria’s Kasba border from India amid fears of deportation to Myanmar. “As many as 31 Rohingya women,...

Speakers: Bangladesh needs to intensify action to resolve Rohingya crisis

It should move to deportation issues rather than genocide for international prosecution Speakers at a symposium have said Bangladesh’s diplomatic and humanitarian initiatives...