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Severity of floods increasing in Sylhet

Three sentenced to death for crimes against humanity during Liberation War

Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury dies, aged 88

India has not stopped wheat exports: Commerce Minister

US keen to build effective relations with Bangladesh

Momen urges US to influence Rohingya repatriation

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 11: Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen has called on the United States to influence Myanmar through ASEAN, the Southeast Asian regional alliance, to stop atrocities against Rakhine people, including the repatriation of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.

Earthquake hits Myanmar, tremors felt in hilly areas of Bangladesh

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 2: A magnitude 4.9 earthquake has shaken the town of Falam in Myanmar. Its tremors were felt in the southeastern hilly areas of Bangladesh.

Myanmar not ready to return 18 fishermen who were apprehended

Dhaka, March 18: Sultan Ahmed and Rashid Ahmed have been captured by Myanmar's border guards. However, their mother Zahura Khatun does not know where they are, how they are, whether they are alive or not. She broke down in tears on Friday when asked about the children. On Wednesday, 18 Bangladeshi fishermen, including Sultan and Rashid, were caught on their way back from fishing in the Bay of Bengal at Teknaf in Cox's Bazar. They were not returned even three days after the incident.

Turkey to support till Rohingya issue is solved

Dhaka, January 9, 2022: Turkey stands by Bangladesh as an ally in tackling the Rohingya crisis, said the country's Home Minister Solaiman Soylu.

Rohingya in Myanmar continue to strive for a safe, dignified life

Dhaka: Bangladesh's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Rabab Fatima has called on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to continue efforts to ensure a "safe, voluntary and dignified life" for Rohingya, free from discrimination and oppression in their homeland Myanmar.

Donors are turning their backs on the Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, October 3, 2021: Donor groups' support for the Rohingya, who fled to Bangladesh in the face of military repression, killings, rapes and torture in Myanmar, has begun to wane.

Bangladesh wants ASEAN to play crucial role to solve Rohingya issue

Dhaka, June 13, 2021: The countries of the Western world, including the United Nations, are concerned about the change of pot in Myanmar.

Bangladesh show concern over the persecution of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar

Dhaka, February 13: Other minorities in Myanmar, including the Rohingya, have long been victims of persecution, discrimination and oppression; Bangladesh has expressed concern over their human rights situation. Bangladesh Ambassador Md Mostafizur Rahman made the remarks at a special session of the UN Human Rights Council on Friday (February 12th) on the human rights situation in Myanmar. 

Rohingya Crisis: EU assures Bangladesh of continued support

Dhaka, February 13: European Council President Charles Michel reiterated the EU's continued support for Bangladesh for a lasting and peaceful solution to the Rohingya humanitarian crisis.

Myanmar's military has explained to Bangladesh the reason behind taking power

Dhaka, February 8, 2021: The military government of Myanmar has sent a letter to Bangladesh through its ambassador to Yangon explaining the reasons for the military coup, said Foreign Minister Dr. This is Abdul Momen.

২০ বাংলাদেশি জেলে ধরে নিয়ে গেছে মিয়ানমার নৌবাহিনী

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২১ জানুয়ারি ২০২১: কক্সবাজারের সেন্টমার্টিন দ্বীপের অদূরে বঙ্গোপসাগর থেকে মাছ ধরার সময় মিয়ানমারের নৌবাহিনী সদস্যরা ৪টি মাছ ধরার নৌকাসহ ২০ বাংলাদেশি জেলে ধরে নিয়ে গেছে। ধরে নিয়ে যাওয়া জেলেরা সবাই শাহপরীর দ্বীপের বাসিন্দা। তবে সব জেলেদের নাম-ঠিকানা তাৎক্ষণিক পাওয়া যায়নি। বুধবার (২১ জানুয়ারি) বেলা ১১টার দিকে সেন্টমার্টিনের ছেড়াদিয়ার অদূরে সীতাপাহাড় নামক বঙ্গোপসাগর এলাকায় এ ঘটনাটি ঘটেছে। ...

42,000 Rohingya identified in Myanmar, expected to be repatriated in April

Dhaka, January 21: Myanmar has identified 41,719 Rohingyas from the list provided by Bangladesh. State Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Dr. Md. Enamur Rahman hoped that the repatriation will start in March-April with this list. The state minister was responding to a question from reporters after the Chinese government's handing over of 'Emergency Rice Aid' to the Rohingya, a Myanmar national forcibly displaced, at the Secretariat on Wednesday (January 20).

Bangladesh wants to start Rohingya repatriation before the monsoon

Dhaka, January 16: Bangladesh wants to start Rohingya repatriation before the monsoon. At a tripartite foreign secretary-level meeting between Bangladesh, China and Myanmar next week, Dhaka will urge Myanmar to take steps to boost the confidence of Rohingya in repatriation. The meeting on January 19 could also discuss security, where to go and livelihoods for the Rohingya. This information has been known from the relevant sources of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Not a single Rohingya refugee has gone back to Myanmar in three and a half years: AK Abdul Momen

Dhaka, January 11: No Rohingya refugee has gone back to Myanmar in three and a half years, External Affairs Minister AK Abdul Momen said.

No step taken for Rohingya repatriation has worked: AK Kamal

Dhaka, January 7: Although various steps have been taken for the repatriation of Rohingya, including talks with Myanmar, it has not been of any use. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told reporters after the first meeting of the National Committee on Coordination, Management and Law and Order of Displaced Myanmar Citizens at the Secretariat on Wednesday (January 6).