Rohingya refugees

Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive first ID cards: UN

The UN refugee agency said the registration could serve as a tool for law enforcement to help counter human trafficking.

published on : 17th May 2019

Rohingyas held for illegal stay by obtaining ID cards

The three men -- Mohd Ibrahim(25), Noor-ul-Ameen(34), Shaik Azhar(28) -- are all natives of Buthidaung in Rakhine state, Myanmar. They were staying in Bahadurpura in the city. 

published on : 18th April 2019

37 Rohingya refugees found on beach in Malaysia

In recent months, dozens of Rohingyas have embarked on the dangerous sea journey to Malaysia from Myanmar or Bangladesh.

published on : 8th April 2019

Rohingya girl bids to break stereotype by going to college

A volunteer from the organisation said that Tasmida is their potential woman representative in the country.

published on : 29th March 2019

Rohingya refugees at Cox's Bazaar: They have no country

Malappuram native Nipin Gangadharan narrates the plight of the Rohingya people who took refuge at Cox’s Bazaar in Bangladesh following the military crackdown in Rakhine.

published on : 6th March 2019

Three Rohingyas arrested from Lumding railway station in Assam

On January 21, 30 Rohingya Muslims, including 12 children, were apprehended along the Tripura-Assam border.

published on : 18th February 2019

Bangladesh rescues 43 'abducted' Malaysia-bound Rohingya

About 740,000 of the Muslim minority fled Myanmar for Bangladesh after a military clampdown in the Buddhist-majority nation in August 2017.

published on : 14th February 2019

Pentagon, Congressmen voice concern over status of democracy in Bangladesh

The humanitarian crisis caused by the presence of over 700,000 Rohingya refugees from Burma in Bangladesh has strained the Bangladesh government, said the top Pentagon commander.

published on : 13th February 2019

Delhi: 50 Rohingya families whose homes gutted in Kalindi Kunj fire still picking up pieces

Meenara regrets that she did not get a post-mortem examination done.

published on : 10th February 2019

Angelina Jolie visits Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh

Jolie is undertaking a three-day mission in Cox's Bazar to assess the humanitarian needs of the Rohingya refugees and some of the more critical challenges facing Bangladesh as a host country.

published on : 5th February 2019

Rohingya refugees will be held if they try to vote: Hyderabad election officer

About 5,025 Rohingyas are taking shelter in Hyderabad and its surrounding areas either in refugee camps or in private rented accommodations.

published on : 6th December 2018

Bangladesh arrests 10 Rohingya bound for Malaysia

Early this month the Bangladeshi coastguard intercepted a boat in the Bay of Bengal carrying 33 Rohingya to Malaysia.

published on : 30th November 2018

Protests in Myanmar's Rakhine state over return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh

About 100 people led by Buddhists monks marched through the state capital Sittwe holding red banners and chanting slogans.

published on : 25th November 2018

Mystery fever sends chills across Rohingya camps in Hyderabad

They may have escaped violence back home, but Rohingya Muslims live in equally distressing conditions in refugee camps around the world, including Hyderabad.

published on : 16th November 2018

Conditions in Rakhine state 'not yet conducive' for return of Rohingya refugees: UNHCR

Bangladesh has handed Myanmar a list of 24,342 refugees whom they have cleared for repatriation, but details of the logistics and precise date of the repatriation are unclear.

published on : 1st November 2018
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