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Nov 12, 2018
Rohingya refugees repatriation to start on 15 November; Myanmar agrees to return of 5,000 refugees in first phaseMyanmar has received a list of Rohingya families who are supposed to return to the country, however, many Rohingyas of Ukhiya and Teknaf camps of Cox's Bazar are not yet ready to return due to safety concerns. The concerned authority asserted that the repartition process would start soon if everything goes well, reported Dhaka Tribune. As many as 22,000 names were put on the list and after scrutiny, Naypyidaw has agreed to the return of 5,000 Rohingyas in the first phase.
Nov 06, 2018
Facebook promises to invest more to make the platform safer in MyanmarIn April, Facebook in Myanmar exploded during the Rohingya crisis, caused by a crackdown by the military in August 2017.
Nov 05, 2018
Bring BJP back as it protects 'gai, ganga and govind', say Sants, 'direct' Centre to bring in law to build Ram templeA two-day conclave of the Samiti, which saw participation of over 3,000 seers from across the country, deliberated on a number of issues, including a central legislation for cow protection, cleaning of the Ganga river and construction of the Ram Temple. "
Oct 31, 2018
Myanmar to repatriate 2,000 Rohingya from Bangladesh camps in November, claims top officialOfficials from Bangladesh and Myanmar announced that some of the 720,000 Muslim Rohingya who fled a deadly military clampdown in the Buddhist-majority country last year would start returning next month.
Oct 25, 2018
Rohingya genocide still ongoing in Myanmar, but Aung San Suu Kyi in 'total denial', says UN investigatorGenocide is still taking place against Rohingya Muslims remaining in Myanmar and the government is increasingly demonstrating it has no interest in establishing a fully functioning democracy, UN investigators said Wednesday.
Oct 17, 2018
Rohingya girls sold into forced labour in Bangaldesh, form largest group of trafficking victims, says UN migration agencyThe number of Rohingya refugees has reached nearly one million, with young girls sold into forced labour in Bangladesh accounting for the largest group of trafficking victims, according to a UN agency.
Oct 06, 2018
SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan's arguments flawed as international laws hold no water in Indian courtsOn grounds of non-interference with the executive policy, the dualistic form of the State as well as the fact that India is non-signatory of the Refugee Convention, the Supreme Court is right in its judgment in allowing the deportation of the Rohingya refugees
Oct 04, 2018
India to deport 7 Rohingya Muslims lodged in Assam jail: Ranjan Gogoi-led SC bench to hear fresh plea challenging moveIndia plans to deport seven Rohingya Muslims, who have been in the country since 2012 and served jail terms for illegal entry. A fresh plea was moved in the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking to restrain the Centre from deporting the seven.
Oct 03, 2018
India likely to deport 7 Rohingya men today; UN legal expert says New Delhi 'obliged to protect' communityA United Nations legal expert has voiced concern over India's plan to deport on Wednesday seven Rohingyas to Myanmar where the army is accused of ethnic cleansing of the Muslim minority.
Sep 28, 2018
At UNGA, Sheikh Hasina calls for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees, says Bangladesh wants 'peaceful' solution to crisisSheikh Hasina has asked for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.