Rohingya

Twitter CEO slammed for promoting Myanmar, ignoring Rohingya

Jack Dorsey encouraged his 4 million followers to visit Myanmar even though military is accused of 'ethnic cleansing'.

Twitter CEO slammed for promoting Myanmar, ignoring Rohingya

Asia Pacific

Myanmar moves to legalise casinos

Some casinos already operate under special provisions but changes to law proposed to encourage more tourism and revenue.

Asia Pacific

Myanmar coal mining 'causing environmental disasters'

Lack of regulation blamed for pollution in Shan State, where many Chinese companies are investing in hazardous mining.

Rohingya

US law firm says Myanmar committed genocide against Rohingya

Public International Law & Policy Group says international community must investigate, bring perpetrators to justice.

US law firm says Myanmar committed genocide against Rohingya

Myanmar

Kachin IDPs accuse Myanmar army of campaign of violence

As the world focuses on the Rohingya issue, the Myanmar army stands accused of targeting another group in Kachin State.

The Kachin IDP crisis: Myanmar's other humanitarian disaster

Rohingya

Myanmar seizes boat with 93 Rohingya fleeing to Malaysia

UN-mandated investigators have accused Myanmar's army of 'genocidal intent' and ethnic cleansing.

Myanmar seizes boat with 93 Rohingya fleeing to Malaysia

Witness

Radio Rohingya

In a refugee camp in Cox's Bazaar, a young Rohingya refugee dreams of giving a voice to his people.

Rohingya

Violence stalks UN's identity card scheme in Rohingya camps

Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh fear ID system puts them at risk of forcible return as soldiers apply pressure tactics.

Violence stalks UN's identity card scheme in Rohingya camps

Opinion

Ongoing Rohingya repatriation efforts are doomed to failure

Bangladesh is the only player in the Rohingya crisis that actually wants reparations to take place.

Nasir Uddin

by Nasir Uddin

Nasir Uddin

Myanmar

The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Dr Thet Htwe tackles taboos and builds bridges as she gives sex education to people of all ages.

The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Rohingya

Over 100 suspected Rohingya arrested in Myanmar

Boat carrying 106 people, including women and children, was stopped south of Myanmar's commercial hub of Yangon.

Over 100 suspected Rohingya arrested in Myanmar

Asia Pacific

Myanmar gets ‘weak’ criticism over Rohingya at ASEAN summit

At the end of the summit, a weak statement was issued, calling for accountability, but still offering support to Myanmar.

Inside Story

Does repatriation of Rohingya breach international law?

Bangladesh halts transportation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar after protests.

Bangladesh

Rohingya will not be 'forcibly repatriated' to Myanmar

Planned expulsion may not go ahead as Rohingya go into hiding while aid agencies warn return is too dangerous.

Rohingya in Bangladesh will not be forced back to Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi

US scolds Myanmar's Suu Kyi over Rohingya violence

US Vice President Mike Pence joins chorus of criticism over Nobel laureate's indifference to plight of Muslim minority.

Mike Pence tells Aung San Suu Kyi Rohingya violence inexcusable