Rohingya Muslims

Failure to resolve Rohingya issue will cause radicalism & terrorism: Bangladesh foreign minister

Momen said Rohingyas are not returning to their homeland (Myanmar) primarily because they do not trust their government over safety and security issues.

published on : 14th September 2020

EU Parliament suspends Aung San Suu Kyi from Sakharov Prize community over 'failure to act on Rohingya oppression'

The Myanmar leader who was once admired for her non-violent protest against the country's military rule has in recent years been rejected for Myanmar's oppression of Rohinyas.

published on : 10th September 2020

Rohingya Muslims have set up YouTube channel in Hyderabad, says BJP MLA Raja Singh

The MLA said they also have a football club in AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi’s constituency.

published on : 6th September 2020

Five Rohingyas arrested in Telangana for illegal immigration, getting Aadhar, Indian passport

All the five had got Aadhaar cards and voter IDs while the two men managed to obtain Indian passports in 2018 from the city.

published on : 9th June 2020

Top UN court to rule on Myanmar genocide case against Rohingya Muslims

The Muslim African nation of The Gambia brought the case against Myanmar after 740,000 Rohingya fled over the border into Bangladesh, carrying accounts of widespread rape, arson and mass killings.

published on : 23rd January 2020

JKNPP stages protest seeking 'early deportation' of illegal immigrants settled in Jammu

Terming their early repatriation as the need of the hour, NPP leaders said the natives of Myanmar and Bangladesh had already been identified in Jammu city and its adjacent areas.

published on : 4th January 2020

Myanmar has softened stance on Rohingyas after ICJ hearing: Bangladesh Foreign Minister

Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said that Myanmar has invited him for a state visit and he in return advised Myanmar authorities to come to Bangladesh and talk to Rohingyas.

published on : 16th December 2019

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi denies 'genocidal intent' in Rohingya case

Once hailed internationally for her defiance of Myanmar's junta, Suu Kyi was this time on the side of the southeast Asian nation's military when she took the stand.

published on : 11th December 2019

Rohingya mark Eid, one year after Myanmar crisis began

Prayers were offered in makeshift mosques across southern Bangladesh to celebrate the Islamic festival of sacrifice as cows were slaughtered in muddy fields across the sprawling camps.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Myanmar says 'seriously concerned' over war crimes prosecutor move on Rohingya jurisdiction

Since August, nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled a brutal military crackdown in Myanmar, the United Nations and aid agencies have said.

published on : 14th April 2018

Myanmar says ICC lacks jurisdiction to probe Rohingya crisis

Some 700,000 people from the stateless Muslim minority fled Myanmar's Rakhine state to Bangladesh following Rohingya insurgent attacks on border guard posts in August last year.

published on : 13th April 2018

Will do more to tackle hate speech in Myanmar: Facebook CEO Mark​ Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg promised to do more to tackle hate speech in Myanmar, as he was grilled about his organisation's alleged role in spreading hate content against Rohingya Muslims.

published on : 11th April 2018

Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar's government does not allow independent journalists to travel freely to the parts of Rakhine state where most of the latest violence has taken place.

published on : 15th November 2017

India in touch with Myanmar, Bangladesh on Rohingya issue: Foreign Secretary 

S Jaishankar is understood to have told the members of a parliamentary panel that India is in touch with Myanmar and Bangladesh on the issue of Rohingya Muslims.

published on : 6th November 2017

Fire damages hut at slum housing Rohingya Muslims in Jammu

The occupants, comprising several families, escaped unhurt in the incident but their belongings got destroyed in the blaze, the spokesman said.

published on : 28th October 2017
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