In August, rallies by neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia, led to violent street clashes with counter-protestersOct 17, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
"Security members found and dug up 28 dead bodies of Hindus who were cruelly violently and killed by ARSA extremist Bengali terrorists in Rakhine State," a statement posted on the army chief`s website said.Sep 24, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
A number of shops and other business establishments opened in Darjeeling on Sunday after remaining shut for 101 days over the demand for separate Gorkhaland.Sep 24, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
He said there were about 1,400 cheats in the country who call themselves godmen or saints.Sep 23, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
While one case was regarding beating up of a person and damage to his vehicle, another was in connection with the ransacking of the IOCL office at Chandrasekharpur area here.Sep 20, 2017, 18:43 PM IST
The first bomb did not result in any casualties, but the other two killed one soldier and wounded 18 soldiers and police and two villagers.
Sep 14, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
New Delhi has decided to send consignments of humanitarian assistance to Dhaka, in response to the humanitarian crisis being faced on account of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh.Sep 14, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
The mob attack on Sunday night in the Magway region of the mainly Buddhist nation was fuelled by anger over the deepening crisis in the western state of Rakhine, according to a government press release.Sep 11, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
The Dalai Lama has urged Aung San Suu Kyi to find a peaceful solution to the crisis in Myanmar and expressed concerns about violence that has led around 300,000 Muslim Rohingya to flee the Buddhist-majority country.Sep 11, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Refugee accounts of the latest spasm of violence in Rakhine have typically described shootings by soldiers and arson attacks on villages.Sep 10, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
Blazes started on Saturday engulfed as many as four more settlements in Rathedaung, likely destroying all the Muslim villages in the area, the sources said.Sep 09, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
The military unit would probably consist of around 150 people, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, told a news briefing in Geneva.Sep 08, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
In the last two weeks alone 164,000 mostly Rohingya civilians have fled to Bangladesh, overwhelming refugee camps that were already bursting at the seams and triggering warnings of a humanitarian crisis.Sep 07, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Coming down heavily on cow vigilantism, the Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and state to take immediate steps to curb such acts of violence. The top court also asked states to appoint a senior police officer as the nodal officer in every district across the country.Sep 06, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
In the phone call, Erdogan and Suu Kyi also discussed potential solutions to the fighting and means to deliver humanitarian aid to the region, the sources said.
Sep 05, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
The UK government has joined the international community to increase pressure on Myanmar to tackle the violence against Rohingya Muslims, warning that the treatment of the Rohingya is besmirching the reputation of the country.Sep 03, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
The violence has triggered a flood of refugees crossing mostly on foot into Bangladesh, though some were fleeing in wooden boats.Sep 02, 2017, 23:49 PM IST
Around 120,000 people — most of them Rohingya Muslim civilians — have relied on aid hand-outs in camps since 2012, when religious riots killed scores and sparked a crisis which is again burning through the state.
Sep 02, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
The festival comes as renewed violence in Myanmar`s Rakhine state forces thousands of Rohingya — a stateless ethnic minority — to seek refuge in Bangladesh, with many drowning as they attempt to cross the border river in makeshift boats.Sep 02, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
The verdict by a special CBI court in Panckhkula led to widespread violence with at least 38 people being killed, including six in Sirsa.Aug 28, 2017, 13:06 PM IST