Rohingya Muslims

NIA arrests six people for trafficking Rohingya Muslims into India

The network was operating in the border areas of Assam, West Bengal, Meghalaya as well as other parts of the country.

published on : 12th March 2022

UN court hearings set to resume into Rohingya genocide case

An international case accusing Myanmar of genocide against the Rohingya ethnic minority returns to the United Nations' highest court Monday.

published on : 20th February 2022

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

Telangana: Night school at Rohingya Muslims camp in Balapur a symbol of hope for immigrants

Amid all the odds against their ‘illegal immigrant’ status in India, a night school in the Rohingya camp at Balapur is standing as a symbol of hope for educating the children and the adults.

published on : 24th September 2017

Rohingyas illegal immigrants, not refugees: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

The home minister said that India would not violate any international law by deporting Rohingyas as it was not a signatory to the UN Refugees Convention 1951.

published on : 21st September 2017

What does it cost to keep the Rohingyas in India?

The little institutional support rendered to the Rohingyas is available only to those with UNHRC cards.

published on : 20th September 2017

Facebook suspending accounts of activists documenting 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingyas in Myanmar: Report

The activists said their accounts are frequently being suspended or taken down and hoped that the social media giant would let them speak the truth.

published on : 20th September 2017

Pieces of  the Rohingya puzzle

With China’s clout increasing in Myanmar, India should deepen ties with Naypyidaw. The Centre has rightly supported Suu Kyi over this issue 

published on : 19th September 2017

BJP suspends Muslim woman leader for organising prayer meet in Assam for Rohingya victims 

A Muslim member of the BJP in Assam has been suspended and served a show-cause notice by her party for allegedly organising a prayer meet for the Rohingya people in Myanmar.

published on : 17th September 2017
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