Rohingya

Protectionism slammed as Southeast Asian leaders rally to trade pact

Protectionism slammed as Southeast Asian leaders rally to trade pact

Regional leaders are alarmed over "the unabating tide of protectionism", according to the final statement of the Association of Southeast...Read More

Bangladesh stops Rohingya making risky journey to Malaysia

Bangladesh stops Rohingya making risky journey to Malaysia

Teknaf (Bangladesh): Bangladesh security forces stopped 29 people, mostly Rohingya Muslims, from being smuggled to Malaysia in rickety fi...Read More

India-Bangladesh to hold meeting over 31 stranded Rohingyas

India-Bangladesh to hold meeting over 31 stranded Rohingyas

Agartala: The border guards of India and Bangladesh are likely to hold a meeting on Monday over the 31 stranded Rohingya Muslims, stuck f...Read More

Myanmar: Reuters scribes lose appeal against 7-year sentence

Myanmar: Reuters scribes lose appeal against 7-year sentence

Yangon: Two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar had their...Read More

Supreme Court adjourns Rohingya case till January 2019 for final disposal

Supreme Court adjourns Rohingya case till January 2019 for final disposal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday adjourned the Rohingya case till January 2019 for final disposal. Due to rising violence against R...Read More

Rohingyas are not the thin end of Islamic wedge

Rohingyas are not the thin end of Islamic wedge

The newspaper photograph of seven Rohingya men whom the Indian government recently deported to Myanmar made me wonder if they would have ...Read More

India to deport 7 Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar tomorrow

India to deport 7 Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar tomorrow

New Delhi: Seven Rohingya immigrants, who have been staying in Assam illegally, will be deported to their home country Myanmar Thursday, ...Read More

Suu Kyi’s pragmatism

Suu Kyi’s pragmatism

Hand-wringing in some quarters that Myanmar’s Nobel Peace Prize winner, Aung San Suu Kyi, did not stand up to her global reputation and, ...Read More

Myanmar jails 2 Reuters reporters for 7 years for violating state secrets act while reporting on Rohingyas

Myanmar jails 2 Reuters reporters for 7 years for violating state secrets act while reporting on Rohingyas

Yangon: Two Reuters reporters were jailed on Monday for seven years for violating a state secrets act during their reporting of the Rohin...Read More

Rohingya mark ‘black day’ one year after Myanmar violence

Rohingya mark ‘black day’ one year after Myanmar violence

Cox’s Bazar (Bangladesh): Rohingya refugees today marked the anniversary of a deadly military crackdown in their Myanmar homeland that dr...Read More

UNICEF warns of Rohingya children facing danger of becoming ‘lost generation’

UNICEF warns of Rohingya children facing danger of becoming ‘lost generation’

Geneva: The UN Children’s Fund (Unicef) has warned that the children from the Rohingya Muslim minority are facing the danger of becoming ...Read More

Shoot illegal Bangladeshi settlers, Rohingya if they don’t return, says BJP MLA

Shoot illegal Bangladeshi settlers, Rohingya if they don’t return, says BJP MLA

Hyderabad: Illegal Bangladeshi settlers and Rohingya should be shot if they do not return to their countries like gentlemen, BJP MLA from...Read More

18 Rohingya refugees arrested in Tripura for entering the country illegally

18 Rohingya refugees arrested in Tripura for entering the country illegally

Agartala (Tripura): Eighteen Rohingya refugees, including three children and four women, were arrested on Thursday in Tripura’s Khowai di...Read More

Delhi: Locals extend help to Rohingya refugees after 44 shantis were gutted in fire

Delhi: Locals extend help to Rohingya refugees after 44 shantis were gutted in fire

New Delhi: After a major fire broke out at Rohingya camp near Delhi’s Kalindi Kunj Metro Station, the refugees have been shifted to the n...Read More

Bangladesh High Commissioner says, Rohingya crisis not limited to Bangladesh only

Bangladesh High Commissioner says, Rohingya crisis not limited to Bangladesh only

Mumbai: Over one million Rohingyas are residing in Bangladesh today. These unemployed, distressed group of people, would be of concern no...Read More

Myanmar president and Suu Kyi confidant Htin Kyaw resigns

Myanmar president and Suu Kyi confidant Htin Kyaw resigns

Yangon: Myanmar’s President Htin Kyaw resigned suddenly today leaving the country’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi without a close conf...Read More

placeholder

Rohingya in no man’s land, won’t return on Myanmar terms, says leader

Maungdaw (Myanmar) : Rohingya holed up in a border “no man’s land” after fleeing Myanmar will only accept repatriation to their home vill...Read More

Myanmar rebuts accusations of human rights violations

Myanmar rebuts accusations of human rights violations

Yangon: Myanmar rebutted the accusations of violation of human rights in Rakhine state following reports by the UN that there was evidenc...Read More

placeholder

Myanmar defends troop build-up on Bangladesh border near Rohingya camp

Yangon : Myanmar on Friday defended deploying fresh troops to a border zone with Bangladesh where thousands of Rohingya refugees are camp...Read More

placeholder

Wake up, stop Rohingya abuse, Nobel laureates tell Suu Kyi

Critics have accused Suu Kyi of adopting a siege mentality as global condemnation has mounted

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in