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Fear grips Bangladesh camp as 2 Rohingya refugees killed

Bangladesh police said they had shot dead two Rohingya refugees during a gunfight in a refugee camp on Saturday after the pair were accused of...

Refugees In India’s West Bengal Get Land Titles Amid Citizenship Row

Authorities in India's West Bengal state have given land titles to about 30,000 refugees who have lived in settlement colonies for years, and promised...

Dozens Of Rohingya Muslims Found On Malaysian Beach: Officials

Thirty-five people, believed to be Rohingya Muslims abandoned at sea, were found safe on a Malaysian beach last week, officials said, part of what...

Bangladesh professor doused in kerosene over ‘lewd’ lectures

Teachers demonstrated in Bangladesh's Chittagong port city Wednesday after a student doused a top professor with kerosene to protest against his allegedly lewd lectures, police...

Sexual violence means Rohingya can’t return to Myanmar: UN

Sexual violence by Myanmar's military against Muslim Rohingya amounts to war crimes, a UN report said Thursday, adding that conditions are not favourable for...

BUET students continue protest demanding justice for Abrar murder

Hundreds of students protested across Bangladesh on Wednesday calling for political groups to be banned from campuses days after a student was killed, allegedly by activists...

Bangladesh ready to repatriate 3,500 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar

Some 3,500 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have been cleared to return home to Myanmar beginning this week, a top official said Monday, nearly two years after...

Bangladesh, India sign seven pacts after Hasina-Modi talks

Broadbasing their ties, Bangladesh and India on Saturday inked seven pacts and launched three projects after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina held wide-ranging talks with...

Bangladeshis protest after sexually assaulted girl burned to death

Demonstrations were held across the Bangladesh capital Saturday for the tenth consecutive day after a teenager who accused a head teacher of sexually harassing...

In Rohingya camps, a political awakening faces a backlash

It was after Mohib Ullah scored his first political victories that the death threats began in earnest. On a recent morning, the Rohingya refugee...