Myanmar forces terrorised Rohingyas: Amnesty

London |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

Myanmar security forces are using crimes against humanity in a targeted, systematic and widespread campaign of violence to drive Rohingyas out of Rakhine state, Amnesty International said in a new rep

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10,000-15,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh in 48 hours (Lead)

Geneva |Tuesday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST

Between 10,000 and 15,000 Rohingyas have arrived in Bangladesh over the last 48 hours, taking the total number of the Muslim minority to have fled Myanmar to 582,000, the UN High Commissioner for Refu

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Despite dispute, Bangladesh sheltering Rohingyas: Official

Agartala |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

Bangladesh has given shelter to 10 lakh distressed Rohingyas fleeing Myanmar despite its economic and demographic problems and a longstanding row with Myanmar, a top Bangladesh official said here.

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'Persecuted Rohingyas have genuine claims to asylum'

Kolkata |Friday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

Securitisation of the Rohingyas fleeing Myanmar is "wrong" and "unfortunate", according to noted Bangladeshi political science and migration studies expert Tasneem Siddiqui, who says the international

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Strike balance between national interest, Rohingyas: SC to Centre

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to strike a balance between national security, economic interests and humanitarian considerations with regard to the Rohingya women, children, old, sick an

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Kerala killings, Rohingyas likely to be discussed in RSS meet

Bhopal |Friday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST

A meeting of RSS Akhil Bharatiya Karyakarini Mandal Baithak will likely discuss on Friday the killings of RSS-BJP workers in Kerala and the Rohingya crisis, informed sources said.

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