Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar, UN sign pact on initial steps for Rohingya return

Myanmar, UN sign pact on initial steps for Rohingya return

Refugees feared their lives would be at risk in Myanmar without international monitoring while Myanmar insisted they have identity documents, which most Rohingya have been denied

Jun 06, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
Groups working secretly to help illegal Rohingya migrants: MHA report

Groups working secretly to help illegal Rohingya migrants: MHA report

A confidential Home Ministry report, accessed by Zee News, has revealed that the number of Rohingya migrants in 24 Parganas region of West Bengal has surged from 29 to over 100. The report also has the mention of several groups that have been helping Rohingya Muslim to infiltrate into Indian territory from Bangladesh.

Mar 27, 2018, 07:45 AM IST

Why Sri Lanka has declared a state of emergency

This is the first time in 7 years that Sri Lanka has witnessed a state of emergency.

Mar 07, 2018, 18:46 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Deputy Assistant to US President Donald Trump visits Rohingya camps

Deputy Assistant to US President Donald Trump Lisa Curtis visited Rohingya camps. Watch to know more.

Mar 04, 2018, 09:03 AM IST
'I feel trapped': Violence fuels fear among Myanmar Muslims

'I feel trapped': Violence fuels fear among Myanmar Muslims

  For four straight days last month, Rahim Muddinn watched, amazed, as Myanmar's state-run newspapers published special supplements showing Rohingya Muslims accused of being terrorists nearly 250 photos each day.

Feb 12, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
Rohingya refugees arrested for robbery in Kerala's Ernakulam

Rohingya refugees arrested for robbery in Kerala's Ernakulam

The Kerala Police have arrested three Rohingya refugees on charges of committing robbery in Ernakulam district of the state.

Jan 11, 2018, 09:23 AM IST
Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Rakhine was plunged into crisis last August after a series of militant raids that killed at least a dozen officials prompted a brutal military crackdown that sent some 650,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing to Bangladesh.

Jan 06, 2018, 18:33 PM IST
Myanmar Army overruns Kachin rebel camps as fighting escalates

Myanmar Army overruns Kachin rebel camps as fighting escalates

A separate military campaign in Rakhine state, which has forced 655,000 Rohingya Muslims over the border into Bangladesh, has dominated global attention.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
Bangladesh arrests suspected Islamist militant near Rohingya camps

Bangladesh arrests suspected Islamist militant near Rohingya camps

An estimated 655,000 Rohingya have left Myanmar since late August to escape what UN officials have termed ethnic cleansing with possible "elements of genocide".

Dec 31, 2017, 15:28 PM IST
Rohingya Muslims sneaking into Manipur: CM N Biren Singh

Rohingya Muslims sneaking into Manipur: CM N Biren Singh

Singh was replying to a calling attention motion tabled by Congress member K. Meghachandra. 

Dec 22, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF

6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF

At least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed in the first month of a Myanmar army crackdown on rebels in Rakhine state that began in late August, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Thursday.

Dec 14, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
646,000 Rohingya refugees living in Bangladesh since August: UN

646,000 Rohingya refugees living in Bangladesh since August: UN

The UN on Friday raised the number of Rohingya refugees who have arrived in Bangladesh since late August to 646,000.

Dec 08, 2017, 21:06 PM IST
Rohingya widows find safe haven in Bangladesh camp

Rohingya widows find safe haven in Bangladesh camp

Dawn hues of pink and purple reveal a dusty valley in Bangladesh`s southern hills quilted with a dense settlement of red tents home to more than 230 women and children grieving for lost husbands and fathers.

Dec 08, 2017, 06:59 AM IST
Rajnath Singh asks border states to check influx of Rohingyas, Bangladeshi migrants

Rajnath Singh asks border states to check influx of Rohingyas, Bangladeshi migrants

According to official estimates, around 36,000 Rohingyas are currently living in various parts of India.

Dec 07, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
No serious moves to drive out Rohingyas right now, SC told

No serious moves to drive out Rohingyas right now, SC told

The SC on Tuesday was told by a Rohingya petitioner that there were no serious moves by the Indian government to send Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar.

Dec 05, 2017, 21:57 PM IST
Working to ensure returns of Rohingya refugees, Myanmar tells UN

Working to ensure returns of Rohingya refugees, Myanmar tells UN

Myanmar told the United Nations on Tuesday that it was finalising terms for a joint working group with Bangladesh that will launch the process of return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
Pope Francis ends Asia tour dominated by refugee crisis

Pope Francis ends Asia tour dominated by refugee crisis

Pope Francis left Bangladesh on Saturday at the end of a high-stakes Asia tour that was dominated by the plight of the Rohingya ethnic minority fleeing violence in Myanmar.

Dec 02, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
Eight Rohingyas apprehended from West Tripura district

Eight Rohingyas apprehended from West Tripura district

This is the first time that such a large number of people from the community were apprehended from Tripura.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
36,000 Rohingyas in India; terror links cannot be ruled out: BSF

36,000 Rohingyas in India; terror links cannot be ruled out: BSF

BSF DG said his troops have apprehended 87 Rohingya Muslims along the Indo-Bangla border since the beginning of this year till October 31.

Nov 29, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Eight Rohingyas held in Tripura

Eight Rohingyas held in Tripura

Border Security Force Tripura Frontier Inspector General SR Ojha told the media that since 2015, many Rohingyas entered Tripura and other northeastern states via Bangladesh.

Nov 29, 2017, 17:44 PM IST

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