Rohingya Issue

July 25, 2018
July 25, 2018

Step up efforts for Rohingya return

The UN Security Council yesterday urged the Government of Myanmar to step up its efforts to create conditions conducive to safe, voluntary and dignified return of the Rohingya refugees from...

July 25, 2018
July 25, 2018

Step up efforts for Rohingya return

The UN Security Council yesterday urged the Government of Myanmar to step up its efforts to create conditions conducive to safe, voluntary and dignified return of the Rohingya refugees from...

July 2, 2018
July 2, 2018

UN to raise pressure on Myanmar

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres yesterday said they will put more pressure on Myanmar to make it understand what it should do over the Rohingya issue.

April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018

Keep up pressure on Myanmar from different levels: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina stresses the need for keeping up pressure on Myanmar from different levels in various ways for resolving the Rohingya crisis.

April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018

UNSC trip all too crucial

The UN Security Council's forthcoming visit to Bangladesh and Myanmar appears to be an opportunity for both the countries to garner the high-powered body's support in favour of their...

April 13, 2018
April 13, 2018

Myanmar's assurance

The statement of the visiting minister of Myanmar, Win Myat Aye, that his country would like to take back its Rohingya nationals sheltered in Bangladesh as soon as possible should be backed up by...

April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018

Protected return to protected homeland

Last week, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed her dismay at the stalemate on the repatriation of the Rohingyas. “We've been making various efforts… but there has been virtually...

April 9, 2018
April 9, 2018

Firmer actions needed

That very little progress has been made with regard to the repatriation of the Rohingyas has been amply expressed by the prime minister in her meeting with the secretary general of Amnesty...

April 2, 2018
April 2, 2018

Rohingya camps potentially in harm's way

The makeshift Rohingya camps in Ukhia of Cox's Bazar are at grave risk of being wiped out by landslide and are vulnerable to being ravaged in case of a nor'wester or cyclone as monsoon...

February 8, 2018
February 8, 2018

All problems can be solved thru' dialogue

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday told parliament that it was possible to resolve all problems with neighbouring countries through dialogue, no matter how complex those were.