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Relief on Dhaka streets due to less traffic during Ashura holiday

RAB's air wing director injured in Nawabganj helicopter crash succumbs in Singapore hospital

Uttara garage blast: 7 out of 8 burnt dead, remaining person critical

No decision yet on train fare hike

Ashura: Traditional tazia procession ends with mourning

Commonwealth countries urged to play a strong role in the Rohingya issue

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 5: Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury has urged the Commonwealth countries to play a stronger role in solving the Rohingya crisis.

Bangladesh and Japan want dignified repatriation of Rohingyas

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 25: Both Bangladesh and Japan seek dignified repatriation of forcibly displaced Rohingyas to their homeland Myanmar.

UN Human Rights Council adopts resolution on Rohingya repatriation

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 8: The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has unanimously adopted a resolution calling for a speedy repatriation of Rohingya asylum seekers in Bangladesh and a solution to the ongoing Rohingya crisis through ensuring accountability and justice for them.

Rohingyas creating social problems in Bangladesh: PM

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 20: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that Rohingyas are creating social problems in Bangladesh because many of them are involved in drug and women trafficking.

Govt wants to start Rohingya repatriation from this year

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 15: Earlier, several initiatives were taken to repatriate Rohingyas, but nothing was fruitful. Efforts are underway to repatriate Myanmar's forcibly displaced Rohingyas. The government wants the Rohingya repatriation process to begin this year, albeit on a limited scale.

Bangladesh wants India's mediation to repatriate Rohingyas

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 30: The Rohingyas, who fled Myanmar's Rakhine state five years ago to seek refuge in Bangladesh, are becoming increasingly frustrated and turning to extremist militant politics. As a result, the overall socio-economic situation and security in South Asia, including Bangladesh, is under threat.

PM seeks Asian countries' cooperation to repatriate Rohingya refugees

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 27: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has suggested resolving any crisis among Asian countries through dialogue. She also sought the cooperation of the leaders of the Asian countries in repatriating the Rohingyas who had taken refuge in Bangladesh after being displaced from Myanmar.

Rohingyas getting involved in crime due to uncertainty of repatriation: PM

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 25: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that Rohingyas are getting involved in criminal activities due to long standing uncertainty of repatriation.

Bangladesh worried about Rohingyas coming from India

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 18: Dhaka is worried about the influx of Rohingyas from India to Bangladesh. Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen will discuss the issue with India.

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.

More than 500 Rohingyas detained from Cox's Bazar beach

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 5: Thousands of Rohingyas from Ukhia camp in Cox's Bazar went to Cox's Bazar beach without the knowledge of law enforcement. Police later raided the beach on Wednesday (May 4) and detained more than 500 Rohingyas.

10,000 Rohingya children under new curriculum

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 2: The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said about 10,000 Rohingya children living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar are being enrolled for education according to their country's (Myanmar) curriculum.

35,000 children born in Rohingya camps every year

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 11: The number of Rohingyas, who were forcibly displaced from Myanmar and have taken refuge in Bangladesh, is rapidly increasing as 35,000 Rohingya children are being born in the relief camps every year.

Rohingya refugees fleeing relief camps

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 9: Rohingyas are trying to escape from the Ukhia-Teknaf refugee camps in Cox's Bazar and spread to different parts of the country.

Family of Rohingya leader Muhibullah leaves Bangladesh

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 1: Family members of Rohingya organization Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPH)'s leader Muhibullah, who was shot dead by miscreants, have left Bangladesh for Canada.