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Nov 03, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Malnutrition soaring among refugee children in Bangladesh, warns UNThe UN children's agency said preliminary data indicated a full 7.5 percent of the children crammed into one of the camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district were at risk of dying from severe acute malnutrition
Oct 31, 2017
Clowns bring laughter to traumatised Rohingya childrenThe Rohingya boys and girls shrieked with delight as the clowns juggled hoops and somersaulted, their red-nosed antics provoking a sound rarely heard in the world's largest refugee camp -- children's laughter.
Oct 17, 2017
Ten drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh, 12,000 more arriveBangladesh has allocated 3,000 acres (1,214 hectares) of forest land to create the world's largest refugee camp for the new arrivals as well as those already in the country.
Oct 05, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh to build one of world's biggest refugee camps to house all 800,000 fleeing MyanmarBangladesh announced it would build one of the world's biggest refugee camps to house all the 800,000-plus Rohingya Muslims who have sought asylum from violence in Myanmar.
Oct 03, 2017
'Skin and bones': Doctors fear for malnourished Rohingya kidsThe UN says more than 14,100 children are at risk of dying from malnutrition in wretched camps where half a million mainly Rohingya refugees depend entirely on charities for survival.
Oct 01, 2017
UN body urges international community to extend support for Rohingya or risk disasterThe head of the United Nations' food-assistance agency has urged the international community to step up its support for the relief operation for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
Sep 23, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Amnesty International says migrants' villages in Myanmar still being burnedNew satellite images and videos from Myanmar's Rakhine state show smoke rising from Rohingya Muslim villages, contradicting state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi's claims that military operations there have ended, according to Amnesty International
Sep 19, 2017
Bangladesh bearing brunt of Rohingya refugees crisis as Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand offer helpAmid the crackdown by the Myanmar Army, Rohingya muslims are fleeing to neighboring countries in large numbers.
Sep 14, 2017
Rohingya Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir Part II: Unwanted at home and unwelcome abroad, refugees are hanging by a threadBathindi: Rohingya Muslims, widely regarded as the world's most persecuted minority, have been forced to seek shelter in India and Bangladesh because they face an unimaginable level of violence back home.
Sep 14, 2017
Rohingya Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir Part I: Refugees tell gut-wrenching tales of abuse and mayhemMany Rohingya Muslims might have fled Myanmar and sought refuge in India, but news from back home — of their brethren being persecuted — never fails to send shivers down their spines.