India-Bangladesh border

Bangladesh troops kill Indian guard in fishing row at border

Bangladesh border forces fire 'in self-defence' after Indian guards attempted to secure release of detained fisherman.

Bangladesh troops kill Indian guard in fishing row at border

Asia

Bangladesh imposes more restrictions on Rohingya refugees

Following failed repatriation attempts and the murder of a local politician, Bangladesh authorities are cracking down on Rohingya refugees.

Rohingya

UN, NGOs accused of bungling effort to educate Rohingya children

Questions raised over efforts to give Rohingya children and youth formal education under Myanmar curriculum.

UN, NGOs accused of bungling effort to educate Rohingya children

Bangladesh

Killing of Bangladeshi student triggers protests

Alleged killing of an undergraduate student by ruling party activists for his Facebook posts sparks protests.

Bangladesh student killing: Thousands protest demanding justice

AJ IMPACT

Why are clothing brands shifting production to Bangladesh?

The trade war between the US and China has led fashion brands to shift production areas.

Asia

China-US trade war causes steel prices to soar in Bangladesh

President Trump's tariffs are costing poorer countries as well as his own and China.

Rohingya

Rohingya refugees continue to risk lives to seek safety: UNHCR

Rate of fatalities rises among refugees and asylum seekers who embark on sea journeys in Southeast Asia, report says.

Rohingya refugees continue to risk lives to seek safety: UNHCR

Rohingya

What will happen to the Rohingya people?

Go home, begs Bangladesh. We can't, lament the Rohingya.

What will happen to the Rohingya people?

Podcast

Rohingya refugees face mobile phone blackouts

The Bangladeshi government orders ban on the sale of SIM cards to a million Rohingya in the world’s biggest refugee camp.

Rohingya refugees face mobile phone blackouts

AJ Impact

Bangladesh's rural families bear the brunt of climate change

Households are spending more than they receive in aid from the government and foreign donors.

Bangladesh's rural families bear the brunt of climate change

Bangladesh

Akter, 20, expelled from university for being Rohingya

Rahima Akter has become the face of the struggle of Rohingya refugees who want, but are not allowed to pursue education.

Akter, 20, expelled from university for being Rohingya

Rohingya

Rohingya still in Myanmar face 'threat of genocide': UN

UN fact-finding mission warns repatriation of a million driven from the country by Myanmar army remains 'impossible'.

600,000 Rohingya in Myanmar face 'serious risk of genocide': UN

Asia

Bangladesh bans mobile phone access in Rohingya camps

The move threatens a communication blackout for Rohingya who use mobile phones to connect across camps and borders.

Bangladesh bans mobile phone access in Rohingya camps

AJ Impact

Sustainable fashion: Good for the world, but worth the price?

Some sustainable fashion brands are betting helping shoppers track a garment's 'story' can justify higher prices.

Sustainable fashion: Good for the world, but worth the price?

Rohingya

Poor healthcare, prospects for Rohingya babies in Bangladesh

Few Rohingya babies are taken to Bangladeshi camp clinics and lack birth certificates when born.