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A Rohingya woman waits to receive aid in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: UNI

Rohingyas: Dhaka’s refugee nightmare

As some five lakh people fleeing Myanmar pour into Bangladesh, questions are being raised about why it shouldn’t be tried for genocide~By Prakash Bhandari...
Rohingyas in New Delhi. Photo: Anil Shakya

Rohingya Muslims a security threat, says Centre to Supreme Court

Above: Rohingyas in New Delhi. Photo: Anil ShakyaThe Centre on Monday (September 18) stuck to its decision that the Rohingyas staying in India...
Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNI

Rohingya affidavit to SC: Leak puts govt on backfoot, says it was an “incomplete”...

Above: Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNIHome minister Rajnath Singh clarifies that affidavit on the Rohingya deportation issue will be filed in...
Rohingyas offering namaz. Photo: Javed Sultan

Rohingyas imbroglio: The Suu Kyi-India intransigence carries few explanations

Above: Rohingyas offering namaz. Photo: Javed SultanRohingyas in India used to be given Long Term Visas (LTVs) in 2012 (valid till 2015), but this...
Rohingya Muslim refugees along with Indian supporters hold placards against human rights violations in Myanmar during a protest in New Delhi (file picture).

National interest warrants Rohingya deportation, home ministry tells SC

Above: Rohingya Muslim refugees along with Indian supporters hold placards against human rights violations in Myanmar during a protest in New Delhi (file picture)....
Orphaned kids, poor living conditions, hunger and poverty, the Rohingyas have been battling it all. Photo: Javed Sultan

Rohingyas: The Nowhere People

Above: Orphaned kids, poor living conditions, hunger and poverty, the Rohingyas have been battling it all. Photo: Javed SultanWith India deciding to deport Rohinhgya...
Rohingyas are describes as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNI

Modi will talk Rohingya with Myanmar, but how will India deport them?

Above: Rohingyas are described as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNIThe issue has been hanging fire in several regions of India, but while India...
(L-R) A map of Myanmar showing some linguistic areas; voters line up during the general elections in 2015 in a mixed Muslim, Buddhist and Hindu neighbourhood. Photo: UNI

Myanmar: Dispensation of justice lost in Translation

Many ethnic tribes and foreigners in the country face an unusual problem when in legal difficulty—a language barrier ~By Prakash BhandariWhen three Tamil speaking Indians...

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