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Feb 13, 2017
Jammu: Hoardings ask Rohingya, Bangladeshi Muslims to leave as politics over their presence get heatedThe politics over the presence of Rohingyas — a persecuted Muslim ethnic group from Myanmar — in Jammu and Kashmir is heating up, as the National Conference and other regional parties have asked the BJP to oust this ethnic minority from Jammu division.
Feb 04, 2017
Myanmar arrests second suspect in Muslim lawyer murderYangon: A second suspect has been arrested over the brazen murder of a prominent Muslim lawyer in Myanmar, state media reported today, as questions build over a killing that stunned the Buddhist-majority country. Ko Ni, a 63-year-old legal advisor to Aung San Suu Kyi's ruling National League for Democracy, was shot in the head outside Yangon's airport last Sunday while he was holding his grandson and waiting for a taxi.
Jan 13, 2017
Rakhine issue: Myanmar, Bangladesh to discuss refugee repatriationMyanmar and Bangladesh have agreed to start consultation for verification and repatriation of refugees, said a statement of the Myanmar Foreign Ministry on Friday.
Jan 09, 2017
22,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar to Bangladesh in one week: United NationsAt least 65,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar — a third of them over the past week — since the army launched a crackdown in the north of Rakhine state, the UN said on Monday.
Jan 04, 2017
Myanmar attacks organised by extremist group, say investigatorsThe armed attacks in Myanmar's Maungtaw region were carried out by an extremist group linked with Rohingya Solidarity Organisation which operates in Rakhine state, investigators said on Wednesday
Jan 03, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Myanmar calls stories from Rakhine state 'fabricated'The Myanmar government on Tuesday blamed fabricated stories and incorrectly captioned pictures for creating misunderstanding about Rakhine state to the rest of the world.
Dec 27, 2016
BJP seeks headcount of illegally staying Rohingya, Bangladeshi Muslims in JammuAs per government figures, there are over 6,000 Rohingya refugees who are living in different areas of the Jammu city, a predominately Hindu majority area and are settled there for more than six years now.
Dec 23, 2016
Burmese Christians in India and a possible clue to why Europe's Muslim refugees are converting to ChristianityThough forced to relocate because of religious differences, Burmese Christians in India find solace in religion and community support, and their situation possibly explain why Muslim refugees are converting to Christianity in Europe
Dec 19, 2016
Rohingya crisis: Malaysia shares its concerns about Myanmar's treatment of Muslim minorityMalaysia told a meeting of regional foreign ministers on Monday, of its "grave concern" over the violence allegedly carried out by Myanmar's military.
Dec 18, 2016
Myanmar forces occupy Gidon outpost, recapture Kachin militants' strongholdMyanmar forces have occupied Gidon outpost, a stronghold of the rebel Kachin Independence Army (KIA), in a clearance attack, Myanmar media reported on Sunday.