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Rohingya crisis: Refugee exodus leaves behind unharvested fields, torched villages in Myanmar's Rakhine
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Rohingya crisis: Refugee exodus leaves behind unharvested fields, torched villages in Myanmar's Rakhine

Torched villages and unharvested paddy fields stretch to the horizon in Myanmar's violence-gutted Rakhine state.

Myanmar must grant citizenship to Rohingyas: UN high commission for refugees
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Myanmar must grant citizenship to Rohingyas: UN high commission for refugees

Myanmar must grant citizenship to the Rohingyas to allow hundreds of thousands of people from the Muslim minority to return to Rakhine state, said UN.

BJP MLA receives threat calls from UK, Philippines for alleging influx of Rohingyas in Barak valley
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BJP MLA receives threat calls from UK, Philippines for alleging influx of Rohingyas in Barak valley

BJP MLA receives threat calls from UK, Philippines for alleging influx of Rohingyas into Barak valley

Myanmar govt to harvest 71,000 acres of rice paddy abandoned by Rohingya Muslims
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Myanmar govt to harvest 71,000 acres of rice paddy abandoned by Rohingya Muslims

government would begin harvesting 71,000 acres of rice paddy in Maungdaw the Rohingyas

Working on taking back Rohingyas who fled to Bangladesh: Aung San Suu Kyi
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Working on taking back Rohingyas who fled to Bangladesh: Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday said her government has begun to work on taking back those who crossed over to Bangladesh from Rakhine state.

Rohingya crisis: US lawmakers call for sanctions against Myanmar's Army, suspension of military aid
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Rohingya crisis: US lawmakers call for sanctions against Myanmar's Army, suspension of military aid

A bipartisan group of 21 American Senators have called for sanctions against Myanmar and suspension of military aid in the wake of more than 500,000 Rohingyas fleeing to neighbouring Bangladesh due to alleged human rights violations by the security forces.

Varun Gandhi defends Jay Amit Shah, says allegations based on media report doesn't make one guilty
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Varun Gandhi defends Jay Amit Shah, says allegations based on media report doesn't make one guilty

Allegations do not make a person guilty and one should not take any "absolutist" position based on an article, BJP MP Varun Gandhi said referring to a report on Jay Shah.

Rohingya crisis: Aung San Suu Kyi calls for national unity, forms aid committees for Rakhine
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Rohingya crisis: Aung San Suu Kyi calls for national unity, forms aid committees for Rakhine

Myanmar's embattled leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, called for national unity Thursday and said she has created a committee that will oversee all international and local assistance in violence-struck Rakhine state.

Myanmar showed a war-like attitude but Bangladesh remained cautious of provocation, says Sheikh Hasina
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Myanmar showed a war-like attitude but Bangladesh remained cautious of provocation, says Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina has said her govt was very cautious and did not respond to any provocations by Myanmar, thereby defusing tensions between the two neighbours

Top UN Official terms Bangladesh's mega plan to house over 800,000 Rohingyas 'dangerous'
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Top UN Official terms Bangladesh's mega plan to house over 800,000 Rohingyas 'dangerous'

A top UN official sais Bangladesh's plan to build the world's biggest refugee camp for 800,000-plus Rohingya Muslims was dangerous

Rohingya crisis: India identifies 140 vulnerable locations along Bangladesh border, deploys more security personnel
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Rohingya crisis: India identifies 140 vulnerable locations along Bangladesh border, deploys more security personnel

India has identified 140 vulnerable locations, deployed more security personnel and surveillance gadgets, and launched a "campaign" against organised criminal gangs that help Rohingyas sneak across the India-Bangladesh border.

BSF increases vigil along India-Bangladesh border to check Rohingya influx
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BSF increases vigil along India-Bangladesh border to check Rohingya influx

The BSF has ramped up vigil there to check the influx of the Rohingya

Myanmar beauty queen loses crown after she posts video accusing Rohingya of driving violence
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Myanmar beauty queen loses crown after she posts video accusing Rohingya of driving violence

A Myanmar beauty queen says she was stripped of her pageant title after posting a graphic video accusing Muslim Rohingya militants of driving communal violence in Rakhine state.

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour for inadequate response to Rohingya situation
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Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour for inadequate response to Rohingya situation

An honour bestowed on Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi by the city of Oxford has been withdrawn as a reaction to her perceived inadequate response to the plight of Rohingya Muslims in the country.

India focused on providing humanitarian assistance to Rohingyas in Myanmar under 'Operation Insaniyat': MEA
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India focused on providing humanitarian assistance to Rohingyas in Myanmar under 'Operation Insaniyat': MEA

India on Friday said its focus is on providing humanitarian assistance to displaced Rohingyas under "Operation Insaniyat".

China tightens security along borders with India, North Korea, Myanmar ahead of key Communist Party congress
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China tightens security along borders with India, North Korea, Myanmar ahead of key Communist Party congress

China has stepped up security on its border with India, North Korea and Myanmar ahead of the key Communist Party Congress next month

Asaduddin Owaisi lauds Yashwant Sinha's comments, blames Modi govt for economic slowdown
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Asaduddin Owaisi lauds Yashwant Sinha's comments, blames Modi govt for economic slowdown

Latching onto Yashwant Sinha's critical comments on the state of the economy, Asaduddin Owaisi attacked NDA government for its handling of the economic situation.

Myanmar to send team to Bangladesh to discuss Rohingya exodus amid international pressure
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Myanmar to send team to Bangladesh to discuss Rohingya exodus amid international pressure

A Myanmar team will arrive in Bangladesh next week to discuss the mass exodus of Rohingya, an official said Tuesday, amid huge diplomatic efforts to find a durable solution to the crisis.

Rohingya crisis: Human Rights Watch accuses Myanmar of crimes against humanity, calls for UNSC to impose sanctions
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Rohingya crisis: Human Rights Watch accuses Myanmar of crimes against humanity, calls for UNSC to impose sanctions

Myanmar is committing crimes against humanity in its campaign against Muslim insurgents in Rakhine state, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.

Refugees in Delhi: Living in India a struggle but Myanmar is a threat to our existence, say Chin migrants
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Refugees in Delhi: Living in India a struggle but Myanmar is a threat to our existence, say Chin migrants

After calls to deport Rohingya Muslims, other refugees like the Chins from Myanmar are worried that they too might be asked to go back.