Asia

Rohingya refugees struggle to survive heavy rains in Bangladesh

Rohingya who have escaped to Bangladesh to flee violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state are having to deal with heavy flooding. Torrential rain over the past few days has flooded fields where some of those escaping Myanmar have set up shelters.

Asia

Two Rohingya children, woman killed in aid stampede

Aid agencies report deaths and say in separate incident local Bangladeshis arrested for charging for food and land.

Two Rohingya children, woman killed in aid stampede

Rohingya

Burned Rohingya refugees: 'The pain is unbearable'

In a Bangladeshi hospital, Rohingya are treated for wounds sustained when the Myanmar army burned down their homes.

Inside the hospital treating Rohingya refugees

Asia

Landmines kill Bangladeshis near Myanmar, crisis escalates

Reports emerged last week that Myanmar's army has been planting land mines targeting Rohingya fleeing across the border to Bangladesh. Since then, several explosions have been reported.

Asia

Bangladesh restricts movement of Rohingya refugees

Police issue order prohibiting more than 400,000 Rohingya refugees from leaving areas designated by the government.

Bangladesh restricts movement of Rohingya refugees

Rohingya

UN: Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh exceeds 400,000

Bangladeshi leader seeks global help as Rohingya Muslims continue to flee Myanmar, overwhelming Bangladesh.

UN: Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh exceeds 400,000

Humanitarian crises

A farmer, a techie: The Bangladeshis helping Rohingya

Bangladeshi citizens have rallied together to provide much-needed food and shelter to Rohingya refugees.

A farmer, a techie: The Bangladeshis helping Rohingya

Asia

Bangladesh PM urges Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees

Sheikh Hasina offers temporary shelter to Muslim-minority group but calls on Myanmar government to create safe zones.

Bangladesh

UN Security Council to discuss Myanmar situation

Meeting sought by UK and Sweden as nearly 370,000 Rohingya cross into Bangladesh to flee violence in Rakhine.

Asia

Critics circle Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya crisis

World leaders, NGOs and fellow peace prize winners speak out over Aung San Suu Kyi's response to the Rohingya crisis.

Critics circle Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya crisis

Asia

Bangladesh FM: Violence against Rohingya 'is genocide'

Bangladesh's rights commission also says it's considering 'pressing for a trial against Myanmar' on charges of genocide.

Bangladesh FM: Violence against Rohingya 'is genocide'

Asia

Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh nears 300,000: UN

Bangladesh braces for new surge after nearly 300,000 Rohingya Muslims flee Myanmar's Rakhine State in last 15 days.

Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh nears 300,000: UN

Rohingya

Reports: Myanmar laying landmines on Bangladesh border

Minister denies reports of laying landmines whose purpose may be to prevent return of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence.

Asia

Rohingya exodus continues after 73,000 flee Myanmar

Aid officials say camps are facing 'tremendous strain' as thousands of Rohingya pour into Bangladesh every day.

Rohingya exodus continues after 73,000 flee Myanmar

Human Rights

Rohingya women and children drown fleeing Myanmar

Bodies of at least 26 Rohingya women and children were recovered after boats sank in the Naf River, officials say.