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17 Rohingya feared dead amid storm off Myanmar coast: UNHCR

New York: The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has said it is shocked and saddened by reports that more than a dozen Rohingya – including children – have perished at sea off the coast of Myanmar over the weekend.

Bangladesh: Police detain 10 suspected robbers from Rohingya refugee settlement

Dhaka: Bangladesh police have detained 10 suspected robbers when they conducted a raid at a Rohingya refugee settlement in Cox’s Bazar’s Teknaf Upazila, media reports said on Wednesday

Response plan launched to support 1.4 million Rohingya and Bangladeshis

New York: “Robust and sustained international support” is again needed for Rohingya refugees and the Bangladeshi communities generously hosting them, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Tuesday.

UN top court to hear Rohingya genocide today

The Hague/UNI: The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will resume hearing on the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar on Monday and the junta government is expected to represent the country in place of Aung San Suu Kyi.

Bangladesh: Rights experts decry ‘appalling’ culture of impunity around killing of journalists

New York: Authorities in Bangladesh have yet to conduct an investigation into the murder of prominent journalists Sagar Sarowar and Meherun Runi 10 years after they were killed, UN human rights experts said on Friday.

Fire breaks out at Rohingya camp in Bangladesh, over 1000 shanties gutted

Dhaka: More than 1,000 shanties were gutted as a fire broke out  at a Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya on Sunday, media reports said.

Bangladesh: Fire breaks out at Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar

Cox’s Bazar: A Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh's Cox’s Bazar area caught fire on Sunday.

Turkish Minister Solaiman Salu reviews Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

Dhaka/UNI: Turkish Home Minister Solaiman Salu has reached Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar to review the Rohingya camp.

Urgent action needed to save Rohingya refugees distressed at sea in Indonesia

New York: The UN refugee agency called on Wednesday for the immediate, life-saving disembarkation of a group of Rohingya refugees in distress at sea off the coast of Indonesia.

Bangladesh: Alleged ARSA leader found dead in Rohingya camp

Cox Bazar: Mohammad Hashim, an alleged Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) leader, has been found dead in a Rohingya camp situated in Bangladesh's Cox Bazar region.

Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah killing: Key suspect arrested

Dhaka: Bangladesh police have arrested have arrested a person for is alleged involvement in the murder of Rohingya leader Md Mohib Ullah.

Refugee Leader Killing: Bangladeshi court sends two suspects to 3-day remand

Cox's Bazar: A local Bangladeshi court on Sunday sent two suspects arrested in connection with the killing of Rohingya refugee leader Mohib Ullah at a refugee camp in Ukhiya to three days police custody, media reports said.

UN rights chief calls for investigation into ‘heartbreaking’ killing of veteran Rohingya activist

New York: The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on Friday called for a prompt, thorough, and effective investigation into the killing of a veteran Rohingya activist at a refugee camp in Bangladesh.

Rohingya refugees receive first COVID vaccinations in Bangladesh

New York: More than 4,000 Rohingyas living in Cox’s Bazar refugee camps in Bangladesh have received their first COVID-19 vaccine shots, as part of a national inoculation drive to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Wednesday.

Bangladesh: Deadly flooding, landslides devastate Rohingya refugees

New York: Three days of strong winds and heavy monsoon rain on sprawling refugee sites in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar have taken Rohingya refugee lives and wreaked havoc and destruction, the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.