Philippines

Bangladesh to sue Manila bank over massive cyber-heist

Unidentified hackers stole $81 million from Bangladesh Bank’s account at the New York Fed in February 2016.

Bangladesh to sue Manila bank over massive cyber-heist

Rohingya

Who are the Rohingya?

Why are the more than one million Rohingya in Myanmar considered the 'world's most persecuted minority'?

Rohingya

AP releases video showing 'Rohingya massacre site, mass graves'

The Associated Press news agency says the discovery of five mass graves confirms the killing of hundreds of Muslim-majority Rohingya last year.

Rohingya

Star Trek's Yeoh: Rohingya plight 'despicable'

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar since August 2017 in what the UN has described as ethnic cleansing.

Star Trek's Yeoh: Rohingya plight 'despicable'

Rohingya

Bangladesh: Trafficking of girls rife in Rohingya camps

Rights groups say Rohingya refugees are being increasingly targeted by human traffickers at camps in Bangladesh.

Inside Story

Is Myanmar 'whitewashing' the Rohingya crisis?

Former US diplomat accuses members of Rohingya advisory panel of being a 'cheerleading squad' for the government.

Rohingya

Living on the edge: Rohingya avoid return to Myanmar

Rohingya in Bangladesh say they are still anxious about repatriation to Myanmar, despite the plan being put on hold.

Living on the edge: Rohingya avoid return to Myanmar

Rohingya

Ex-US envoy says Rohingya panel a 'whitewash', quits

Veteran US diplomat Bill Richardson resigns from panel, calling it 'a cheerleading squad for the [Myanmar] government'.

Bangladesh

Millions attend world's second-largest Muslim gathering

More than two million Muslims from over 130 countries attended the annual Biswa Ijtema gathering in Bangladesh.

Millions attend world's second-largest Muslim gathering

Opinion

Rohingya repatriation: why the rush?

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh should not be forced to return to Myanmar until their safety and rights are guaranteed.

Charmain Mohamed

by Charmain Mohamed

Charmain Mohamed

Rohingya

UN official: Too early for Rohingya return

In an interview with Al Jazeera, Yanghee Lee says camps in Bangladesh are at risk of disease and landslides.

Asia

Growing concerns over Rohingya repatriation deal

The repatriation plan, similar to a previous plan from the 1990s, will move refugees to joins thousands of already displaced Rohingya in Myanmar.

Rohingya

Rohingya refugees to return 'within two years'

UN refugee agency says the repatriation deal must guarantee protection of Rohingya upon return to Myanmar.

Rohingya refugees to return 'within two years'

Asia

Bangladesh, Myanmar set to implement Rohingya repatriation deal

Bangladesh and Myanmar say they are ready to go ahead with a plan to bring Rohingya refugees back home.

India

Muslims in India's Assam anxious over deportation list

Amid state crackdown on immigration from Bangladesh, activists warn that thousands of Muslims may be rendered stateless.

Muslims in India's Assam anxious over citizen list