Rohingya refugee

14 illegal Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh held, thanks to plaint on toll-free number

During interrogation, it was found that all of them had fled a “refugee camp” in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar and entered India illegally.

published on : 26th November 2020

Indonesian fishermen discover 94 Rohingya adrift at sea

They remained on the boat Wednesday awaiting a decision by the local government whether to accept them.

published on : 24th June 2020

Malaysia detains 269 Rohingyas, find body in damaged boat

Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Muslim Rohingya have fled Myanmar due to a military crackdown and many live in densely crowded refugee camps in Bangladesh.

published on : 9th June 2020

Amphan impact: All Rohingya refugees at Bangladesh's Bhashan Char island safe, assures Minister

Cyclone Amphan has killed at least 22 people in Bangladesh and left many displaced in the country's coastal areas.

published on : 22nd May 2020

At least 29 Rohingya refugees floating at sea land on Bangladesh island

The refugees, including 15 women and six children, landed on Bhasan Char island on Saturday and are believed to be from one of several boats stuck at sea.

published on : 3rd May 2020

COVID-19: Five Rohingyas with travel history to Ajmer advised home quarantine in Hyderabad

Health and police personnel would visit them to check their health status, police sources said, adding that no positive case has been reported with regard to Rohingyas under the Rachakonda police.

published on : 18th April 2020

UN appeals for USD 877 million to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

The money would go to respond to the needs of approximately 855,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar and over 444,000 vulnerable Bangladeshis, UN said.

published on : 3rd March 2020

Committed to support mutually-acceptable solution to enable return of Rohingya refugees: India

Bangladesh is home to nearly a million Rohingya including 740,000 who fled a military crackdown in Rakhine state in August 2017 that the UN has called ethnic cleansing.

published on : 2nd March 2020

Seven Rohingya shot dead near Bangladesh refugee camp

Tensions are rising in south-east Bangladesh two and a half years after hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees fled a military offensive in Myanmar.

published on : 2nd March 2020

Despite UN warnings, Myanmar vows early Rohingya return

More than 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State since August 25 last year.

published on : 13th April 2018

India extends support to Bangladesh for resolving Rohingya crisis 

Some 700,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled Myanmar since August to escape a bloody military crackdown.

published on : 10th April 2018

Bangladesh to start relocating Rohingya to island in June

Bangladesh will begin relocating around 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a desolate island off its southern coast despite warnings the site is prone to violent weather.

published on : 4th April 2018

Canada should take in Rohingya refugees: Special envoy

Canada announced targeted sanctions in February against a Myanmar general who led the army crackdown.

published on : 4th April 2018

Bangladesh denies Rohingya boat set sail from its shores

Police in Bangladesh's southeast said they were investigating after a boat moored at a Thai island with dozens of Rohingya aboard.

published on : 2nd April 2018

Boat carrying Rohingya stops on Thai island: Official

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have sought shelter in southern Bangladesh since Myanmar launched a brutal crackdown on insurgents in August that the US and UN have called ethnic cleansing.

published on : 1st April 2018
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