The arrested two Rohingya men in police custody. (HT Photo)

Two Rohingya Muslim men arrested in Manipur on trafficking charges

The arrests were made on Saturday after police were tipped off about a group of Rohingya men staying in Moreh’s Muslim Basti with trafficked girls, police sources said. The Manipur Police have arrested two Rohingya...
Rohingya refugees who crossed the border from Myanmar a day before, wait to receive permission from the Bangladeshi army to continue their way to the refugee camps, in Palang Khali, Bangladesh October 17, 2017.

Bangladesh to start relocating Rohingya to island in June

Bangladesh will begin relocating around 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a desolate island off its southern coast in June, a senior official said on Wednesday, despite warnings the site is prone to violent weather. Authorities say...
Rohingya who fled from their towns after violence in Rakhine State living in a camp in Maungdaw, Myanmar, on March 31, 2018.

Boat carrying Rohingya stops on Thai island en route to Malaysia: Official

BANGKOK (AFP) - A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly stopped on a Thai island, an official said on Sunday (April 1), as fears grow about overcrowded camps for...
Boat carrying Rohingya stops off Koh Lanta: Official

Boat carrying Rohingya stops off Koh Lanta: Official

A boat carrying Rohingya refugees is seen off the coast of Krabi on Sunday morning. (Photo from @OiChutima Twitter feed. Used with permission.) A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly...
Rohingya Repatriation: Dhaka to send second list of upto 10,000 names soon

Rohingya Repatriation: Dhaka to send second list of upto 10,000 names soon

  Dhaka, Mar 28 (UNB) - The government will soon send the second list consisting of upto 10,000 names of Rohingyas to Myanmar as part of the repatriation process. "It is a continuous process. We are...
The impact of hundreds and thousands of Rohingya refugees have been devastating to the forest cover and water availability in Cox’s Bazar, fuelling resentments with the local population The daily slog to get firewood begins early in the day for the Rohingya refugees [image by: Mokammel Shuvo]

Barren hills bring Rohingya refugees and Bangladeshis into conflict

A bunch of tree roots on his head, Ramzan Ali was coming back towards his polythene and bamboo hut at the Kutupalong. “Where did you get these roots?” I asked, Ramzan Ali said he dug...
Rohingya demand help as Rakhine atrocities continue In this file photo taken on November 26, 2017 Rohingya Muslim refugees walk down a hillside in the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar. Hundreds of desperate Rohingya Muslims still pour over the Myanmar border into Bangladesh camps every week, six months into the refugee crisis. (AFP/Ed Jones) Bookmark this page

Rohingya demand help as Rakhine atrocities continue

Sultana Razia, a Rohingya teacher from Chittagong, exposed such atrocities perpetrated against her Muslim minority group during a conference on Myanmar genocide held in Berlin last Monday. Systematic rape is a weapon of war used...
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, on the right, shakes hands with President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang at her office on Monday, March 5, 2018PID

Vietnam to stand by Bangladesh on Rohingya crisis

  'Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and famous leader Ho Chi Minh gave their lives for the freedom of their people' Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang...
Factional clashes, kidnappings, and the smuggling of yaba and arms is becoming increasingly common in camps Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

Infighting causes unrest at Rohingya camps

Several Rohingya men have been arrested with firearms and lethal weapons while they attempted to commit crimes in the camps or adjacent places Some Rohingyas, who have taken shelter at 12 camps in Cox’s Bazar...
Myanmar must take back Rohingyas with dignity: Lisa Curtis

Myanmar must take back Rohingyas with dignity: Lisa Curtis

Rohingya Kutupalong refugee camp Myanmar has to take back the Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh after ensuring their security and dignity, Deputy Assistant to US President Donald Trump Lisa Curtis says on March 3, 2018....

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages was not demolition of evidence

Myanmar: Bulldozing Rohingya villages was not demolition of evidence This handout aerial photograph taken on February 9, 2018 and recieved by AFP on February 12 allegedly shows bulldozed villages in Myanmar's northern Rakhine state AFP Veteran economist...

Rohingya see no end in sight, 6 months after attacks began

Rohingya see no end in sight, 6 months after attacks began Noble Peace Laureate from Yemen Tawakkol Karman, right, holds a Rohingya refugee child during her visit to Kutupalong refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh,...

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Dozens of Rohingya come ashore in Indonesia

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