Asia

A month of misery for Myanmar's Rohingya

Monday marks one month since recent crisis began in Rakhine forcing 430,000 people to flee their homes to Bangladesh.

Rohingya

'I want to take my last breath without fear of attacks'

Rohingya refugees share their stories of dispossession and the problems they are facing at camps in Bangladesh.

Untold stories of most vulnerable Rohingya refugees

Asia

UN: Rohingya in Bangladesh need 'massive' assistance

UN says there are 'immense' challenges as Bangladesh needs assistance to feed and shelter 436,000 Rohingya.

UN: Rohingya in Bangladesh need 'massive' assistance

Asia

Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army calls for armed struggle

The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) is calling for an armed struggle against Myanmar forces.

Opinion

An arms embargo on Myanmar would not save the Rohingya

An arms embargo would achieve nothing other than allowing the international community to claim it is "doing something".

Denika Blacklock

by Denika Blacklock

Denika Blacklock

Human Rights

India arrests sect leader for allegedly raping woman

Police arrest 70-year-old Kaushlendra Prapannacharya Falahari Maharaja for allegedly sexually assaulting 21-year-old.

India arrests sect leader for allegedly raping woman

Asia

'After the army left, I found my parents dead'

About 1,400 Rohingya children have crossed the Myanmar border to Bangladesh without their parents, many of them orphans.

Rohingya children recall horror of losing parents

Asia

Risk of disease adds to Rohingya refugees' misery

More than 400,000 Rohingya refugees have arrived at camps in southeast Bangladesh, near the Myanmar border. Now there are fears food supplies will run out, while the risk of disease will rise.

Asia

'Indian shooting' kills six Pakistanis across border

Pakistani military says at least six civilians dead and dozens wounded in exchange of fire across the de-facto border.

'Indian shooting' kills six Pakistanis across border

Asia

US report puts Afghan security deficiencies in focus

Trump and Ghani hold talks in New York as report says US approach to Afghanistan lacked 'whole of government approach'.

Asia

Bangladesh PM wants Rohingya safe zones in Myanmar

In speech to UN, Sheikh Hasina presses Myanmar to allow the return of 'hungry, distressed and hopeless' refugees.

Reporter's Notebook

The hub of South Korea's fight against militarism

With deployment of US anti-missile defence system, village residents turn from being melon farmers to anti-war activists.

 Soseong-ri: Hub of South Korea's anti-THAAD movement

Asia

Thousands orphaned by Myanmar violence against Rohingya

The Aid agency Save the Children warns that more than 600,000 Rohingya children could be in Bangladesh by the end of the year. Many of them will probably be orphans who will need urgent assistance.

Rohingya

What is really happening to the Rohingya?

Al Jazeera staff discuss the ongoing ethnic cleansing and growing refugee crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

What is really happening to the Rohingya?

Asia

Asian Indoor Games give martial arts international exposure

Martial arts are a major part of Asian culture. Sports like Sambo, Kurash and Muay Thai are not major spectator sports, but are taking centre stage at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan.