• Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    Asean leaders upbraid Suu Kyi in private but stand by Myanmar
    THE ASEAN BLOC is standing by Myanmar for repatriation of thousands of Rohingya from Bangladesh despite grave concerns raised by leaders and partners at the summit even as the refugees yesterday continued to resist the return.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    Are they really serious?
    Re: Thailand to push for bigger Asean role in Rohingya crisis, The Nation, yesterday
    your say
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Thailand to push for bigger Asean role in Rohingya crisis
    THAILAND IS ready to support a greater Asean role in resolving the Rakhine crisis, as the group prepared mechanisms to deal with the plight of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who face repatriation amid grave concerns about their future.
    politics
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:30
    Tensions high as Rohingya fear looming return to Mynamar
    The military's presence at vast Rohingya camps in Bangladesh has been bolstered, stoking fears among refugees as authorities prepare to return them to Myanmar despite strong UN objections, leaders of the Muslim minority said Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:25
    I spoke to Suu Kyi, says Mahathir
    Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he raised the plight of the Rohingya Muslims with Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi at the Asean leaders meeting on Tuesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:00
    Rohingya repatriation must be halted
    Asean must intervene to ensure refugees return voluntarily and those who return will be safe
    opinion
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:08
    Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour
    Amnesty International on Monday stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of its highest honour over the de facto Myanmar leader's "indifference" to the atrocities committed by the military against Rohingya Muslims.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 06:42
    Rohingya flee camps fearing forcible return to Myanmar
    Rohingya Muslims were fleeing Bangladeshi refugee camps to avoid being repatriated to Myanmar later this week, community leaders said Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    Asean plans to explore Rohingya repatriation
    Communique to lay emphasis on ‘voluntary, safe return’ from Bangladesh.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 01:00
    Myanmar denies border shooting as Rohingya repatriation date nears
    Myanmar on Saturday denied allegations of a cross-border shooting that raised tensions with Bangladesh ahead of a scheduled start date for the repatriation of Rohingya refugees.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:47
    Bangladesh wants China's role in persuading Myanmar
    Dhaka has urged Beijing to encourage Myanmar to create a conducive environment for a speedy return of Rohingyas to their home in Rakhine.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
    Forum calls for efforts to end Rohingya crisis
    THE ASEAN People Forum urged leaders of the regional grouping, who will meet in a summit next week, to put more efforts to help end the Rakhine crisis and called for “rehumanising” the Muslim Rohingya after the genocide in Myanmar. 
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 03 Nov 2018 09:50
    EU threatens to slap sanctions
    Asks Myanmar to address widespread human rights violations against Rohingyas
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    Asean can’t keep turning a blind eye to Rakhine
    The Rohingya are suffering genocide, and the regional bloc must tackle this root cause of the crisis
    opinion
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:54
    'Ongoing genocide' underway against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims: UN
    A genocide is still underway against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, a UN fact-finding team said Wednesday as it presented a report at the Security Council calling for the matter to be referred to the International Criminal Court.
    Breaking News
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