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Apr 12, 2019
Rohingya refugee crisis is worsening in BangladeshDwindling funds, lack of support from global powers and strained ties with locals have put the Rohingya in a spot
Mar 22, 2019
How Indian media spread outright misinformation about a ‘massive surgical strike’ against ‘Rohingya insurgents’Most media reports were rife with unverified facts that not only jumped the gun on the military operation, but also ended up slandering the Rohingya Muslim community.
Mar 01, 2019
Bangladesh tells United Nations that it will no longer take in Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim refugeesAround 7,40,000 Muslim Rohingya are living in camps in Bangladesh after they were driven out of Myanmar's northern Rakhine state during a military campaign in 2017 that the United Nations has described as ethnic cleansing. "Here, I regret to inform the council that Bangladesh would no longer be in a position to accommodate more people from Myanmar," said Haque.
Jan 31, 2019
BJP seeks 'middle ground' as North East shuns citizenship bill, but quest to make inroads in Bengal seems greater priorityThe Citizen (Amendment) Bill, 2019, relaxes the eligibility rules to get Indian citizenship for immigrants belonging to six minority religions — Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians — from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
Jan 23, 2019
Persecuted in Myanmar, chased away by India and Saudi Arabia, Rohingya seek elusive home in cramped camps of BangladeshPersecuted, killed and gang -raped, Rohingya fled in thousands from Myanmar to neighbouring countries of India, Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia
Jan 11, 2019
Myanmar court rejects Reuters reporters' appeal, journalists face 7 years in prison over reportage on Rohingya genocideA Myanmar court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act.
Jan 09, 2019
Panic grips Rohingya refugees on Bangladesh border amid heavy fighting between Myanmar troops, Rakhine rebelsRohingya Muslim refugees on no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border face even more uncertainty thanks to daily clashes between Myanmar security forces and ethnic Rakhine insurgents.
Dec 12, 2018
Jack Dorsey defends his controversial Myanmar tweets after Twitter backlashJack Dorsey defended his actions but conceded he could have handled the situation better.
Dec 09, 2018
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey trolled for promoting Myanmar as a tourist destinationJack Dorsey is facing backlash for ignoring the plight of the Muslim Rohingya minority.
Dec 05, 2018
In Jammu, Rohingya refugees live in fear of deportation, even as locals perceive them as threatsOnce welcomed in Jammu, Rohingya refugees are now looked at with suspicion, as many believe that they will cause an exodus of the local population