Thousands of Rohingyas at ‘risk of being left out’: IOM 

Thousands of Rohingyas at ‘risk of being left out’: IOM 

Cox’s Bazar, Nov 21 (UNB) – Thousands of Rohingyas who have settled in the villages of Shamlapur, Leda and Unchiprang in the southern part of the district are at ‘risk of being left out’ of humanitarian aid programmes as international attention focuses on the humanitarian crisis in the main Kutupalong and Balukhali settlements.

 
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BD-Myanmar talks begin amid high hopes of Rohingya repatriation

I'm hopeful, says FM

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 22 (UNB) - Bangladesh and Myanmar on Wednesday began their long-sought two-day talks with high hopes that it will yield outcomes to sign an MoU...

UNICEF’s concern over Rohingya camp water contamination

Dhaka, Nov 21 (UNB) - UNICEF on Tuesday expressed deep concern over reports suggesting high levels of bacterial contamination (E.coli) from water drawn from wells inside the Rohingya camps in...

Chances look good, FM says on repatriation deal with Myanmar

AKM Moinuddin, UNB Staff Writer

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) - Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Tuesday expressed optimism about striking a deal with Myanmar over Rohingya repatriation as Bangladesh and Myanmar...

Thousands of Rohingyas at ‘risk of being left out’: IOM 

Cox’s Bazar, Nov 21 (UNB) – Thousands of Rohingyas who have settled in the villages of Shamlapur, Leda and Unchiprang in the southern part of the district are at ‘risk...

Euro-Asia consensus to promote balanced development, fair global order 

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) - Asian and European countries have emphasised the need for closer engagement towards a stronger and more dynamic partnership in the process of...

US Embassy to remain closed Thursday  

Dhaka, Nov 21 (UNB) - The US Embassy in Dhaka, including the consular section, will remain closed on Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving Day, an American national holiday.  

Dinner hosted in honour of participants of 13th ASEM

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) - Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi hosted a dinner in honour of participants of the 13th ASEM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on...

EU seeks steps for safe return of Rohingyas

It says there is possibility for Bangladesh and Myanmar to reach a deal

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) – Mentioning that the humanitarian and human rights situation in Rakhine State remains extremely serious, the European Union has called for steps to...

ASEM FMs for repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh, ending hostilities

Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Nov 20 (UNB) - Foreign Ministers of Asian and European countries have agreed on the broad points of the Rohingya issue, and asked for the immediate...

Focus more on connectivity; reduce tensions, FM tells ASEM 

Deprivation complicates humanitarian crises, he says

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 20 (UNB) - Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Monday urged the Asian and European countries under ASEM to focus more on connectivity of ideas...

 
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Suu Kyi silent about Ronhingya crisis; seeks Asia-Europe stronger ties

She also looks for cooperation to address threat of terrorism, violent extremism

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ICRC regional director for Asia, Pacific due Sunday  

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I'm hopeful, says FM

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Chinese FM due Nov 18; Dhaka may push Rohingya onto agenda

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High level delegations visits Cox's Bazar Sunday

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Shahriar for expanding BD’s trade with northeastern Indian states

Dhaka, Nov 15 (UNB) - State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam on Wednesday said the business communities of Bangladesh and Indian northeastern states need to share ideas and ...

EU seeks steps for safe return of Rohingyas

It says there is possibility for Bangladesh and Myanmar to reach a deal

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) – Mentioning that the humanitarian and human rights situation in Rakhine State remains extremely serious, the European Union has called for steps to ...