Bangladesh wants sustainable repatriation of Rohingyas as Myanmar agrees to take them back

Dhaka | Monday, Aug 13 2018 IST

Bangladesh is focusing on the sustainable return of Rohingyas to Myanmar following a significant UN deal, the Bangladesh government said on Monday. Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali's visit to Myanma

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Congress brought Rohingyas, Bangladeshis to India: Jitendra Singh

Jammu |Saturday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST

Jitendra Singh, the Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), said on Saturday it was the Congress party that brought Rohingyas and Bangladeshis to the country.

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Bangladesh, Myanmar launch hotline to facilitate Rohingya return

Dhaka |Saturday, 2018 7:15:05 PM IST

Bangladesh and Myanmar have launched a hotline at the Foreign Ministerial level to facilitate "ease of discussions" for the early repatriation of Rohingya refugees.

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Ghosh accuses TMC of supporting Bangladeshis and Rohingyas

Kolkata | Saturday, Aug 11 2018 IST

Bharatiya Janata Party state president Dilip Ghosh on Saturday said Trinamool Congress is supporting Bangladeshis and Rohingyas for votes bank. Speaking ahead of Amit Shah's rally, Mr Ghosh said, "

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Myanmar to ICC: Rohingya jurisdiction request "should be dismissed"

YANGON | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST

Myanmar said on Thursday a request by the International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor to seek jurisdiction over suspected deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh was "meritless a

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Around Rs 30 lk seized from Rohingya families in J&K

Jammu | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST

Police have detained families of Rohingyas after around Rs 30 lakh was allegedly recovered from their possession in this winter capital of the state. ''The amount recovered is around Rs 30 lakh and it

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Myanmar urged to implement Rohingya repatriation plan

Geneva (Switzerland) |Wednesday, 2018 6:45:04 PM IST

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) on Wednesday urged Myanmar to take back the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.

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UN urges Myanmar to speed Rohingya returns, grant citizenship

GENEVA | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST

United Nations aid agencies called on Myanmar on Wednesday to improve conditions in Rakhine state for the safe return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh and provide a clear

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'Show solidarity with Rohingya refugees'

United Nations | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST

The Head of the UN refugee agency (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi, has urged the government representatives and business leaders from the Asia-Pacific region to offer more support and protection for over 700,

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