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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.
Sep 21, 2018
UN chief Antonio Guterres urges Myanmar to pardon Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years, says it is 'not acceptable'Guterres said it was "not acceptable" for Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, to be jailed "for what they were doing" as journalists in Myanmar.
Apr 19, 2018
Destitute Rohingya refugees turn to drug trade; fuel influx of illegal substances into BangladeshOn a messy bed in a hut within the Kutupalong refugee camp, Cox’s Bazar, sits Munira, 30, with her two children. Munira is a Rohingya refugee; she has also acted as a drug carrier on three different occasions over the past few months.
Jan 06, 2018
UN says 90% Rohingya refugee arrivals in Bangladesh are under-nourished despite receiving food assistanceA new UN study has revealed that over 90 percent of the recent Rohingya refugee arrivals in Bangladesh are under-nourished despite receiving emergency food assistance.
Nov 30, 2017
Pope Francis' moral authority undiminished despite failure to address Rohingya crisis, says VaticanThe "moral authority" of Pope Francis is undiminished despite his failure to address the Rohingya crisis head-on during a visit to Myanmar, the Vatican said on Wednesday, defending a papal trip framed by the plight of the Muslim minority.
Sep 26, 2017
Varun Gandhi clarifies remarks on refugees: After MoS Hansraj Ahir's statement, BJP MP says he asked for clear asylum policyUnion minister of state for home affairs Hansraj Ahir slammed his own party BJP's MP Varun Gandhi on Tuesday for seeking refuge for Rohingyas in the country.
Sep 19, 2017
Sheikh Hasina says she expects no help from Donald Trump in resolving the Rohingya crisisBangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina said she spoke to Trump on Monday about Rohingya Muslims flooding into her country from Myanmar, but she expects no help from him
Sep 15, 2017
Affidavit on Rohingyas still being finalised, was sent to petitioner inadvertently, says CentreThe Centre on Thursday clarified that the affidavit on Rohangiya refugees attributed to it is still being worked upon.