About three thousand Rohingyas have lost their shelters because of 5 days of heavy rain and storm winds in different Rohingya camps at Ukhia-Teknaf of Cox's Bazar. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) spokesman George McLeod said, "We have helped more...read more
On Monday, a press conference organized at Ganobhaban residence where Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, "China has promised to do whatever it takes to restore the Rohingya people who took refuge in Bangladesh." In the press conference, the Prime Minister was asked...read more
From Thursday morning No man's land at Konapara, Tombru border near Bandarban submerged under water due to 48 hours of continuous rainfall. More than 1,000 Rohingya refugees are now suffering from the scarcity of drinking water and lantern. Cox's Bazar Meteorological...read more
On 17th June 2019 Monday, a Rohingya village administrator named Haniba (40) son of Abul Khair resides from Younkrin village of Mrauk U was attempted to kill by two Rakhine extremists nearby a tea stall at Younkrin village, Mrauk U. Earlier that day, the victim had an...read more
On Sunday around 6 p.m., a Rohingya fisherman named Shofi Ullah (25) son of Fazal Ahmed was assaulted mercilessly by ex-village administrator Maung Soe Win at Puyolet, South East Buthidaung. Shofi was severely beaten when he asked for money after selling a fish to...read more
Bangladesh is currently hosting almost 1.2 million registered Rohingya refugees, more than half of them are women. The Bangladeshi government and NGO’s has taken some small but important steps to empower the Rohingya women. "Soap Center" is one of them. The Soap...read more
Children of Rohingya families that are still living in strife-torn Buthidaung are reportedly facing racial segregation as the Government teachers (Buddhist) hesitant and reluctant to teach Rohingya students in school. Students who live in the northernmost and...read more
Oh Rohingyas of Tenghkhali, strive for unity or you will have to answer on the day of judgement The melodious tune flows from a 16 year old boy in a school at Tenghkhali refugee camp of Bangladesh, as his classmates hum softly along with him, many of them struggling...
With the advent of Thursday morning, it had become clear that the Bangladesh government has not initiated measures to send back refugees forcibly. The government had earlier repeatedly stated that no Rohingya will be forced to leave for Myanmar against their will....