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Mediterranean refugee agency arrives to assist Rohingya in Bangladesh

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800k Rohingya flee to Bangladesh: A look at biggest refugee camps in the world

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Rohingya crisis: India must take more initiatives, says Bangladesh

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Ten drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh, 12,000 more arrive

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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh

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Five dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh

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Proteas eye Bangladesh ODI series win
Cape Town - The Proteas will be driven by the possibility of a series win when they take on Bangladesh in the second one-day international (ODI) at Boland Park on Wednesday.The Proteas lead the series 1-0 with two matches to play, and are within reach of securing a whitewash and returning to No 1 in the ICC team rankings. The Proteas brought their stellar performance from the Test series into the first ODI at the Diamond Oval this past weekend, which saw Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla share an unbeaten record-breaking partnership to secure a 10-wicket victory for the hosts   Read More ...
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ONU eleva número de novos refugiados rohingyas em Bangladesh para 582 mil
NAÇÕES UNIDAS - A Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) indicou nesta terça-feira, 17, que o número de refugiados rohingyas que chegaram a Bangladesh oriundos de Myanmar desde 25 de agosto já é de 582 mil. A organização, que um dia antes falava em 537 mil refugiados, revisou para mais seu balanço após uma nova análise, explicou o porta-voz Stéphane Dujarric em sua entrevista coletiva diária   Read More ...
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South Africa vs Bangladesh 2nd ODI Live Online Streaming: When and where is South Africa vs Bangladesh Live Streaming, where to watch SA vs BAN live TV coverage
Bangladesh will look to make a comeback in the second ODI of the five match series against South Africa on Wednesday after being thrashed by the hosts in the first ODI. Bangladesh performed well with the bat as they were able to put a challenging total in the first ODI with the help of Mushfiqur Rahim’s solid 110-run knock, becoming the first Bangladesh batsman to score a century in South Africa   Read More ...
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More check posts to come up on Bangladesh border
The Home Ministry will move a Cabinet note to construct seven integrated check-posts along the Bangladesh border to give a fillip to trade and business with the neighbouring country. In all, 13 such check-posts have been planned, seven of them along the Bangladesh border. The project was envisaged in 2007. A separate body — the Land Port Authority of India (LPAI) — was constituted in 2011 to boost trade via the land border points   Read More ...
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South Africa vs Bangladesh: Robbie Frylinck gets call-up to South Africa T20I squad
All-rounder Robbie Frylinck has been handed a first call-up to South Africa’s Twenty20 squad for the two-match series against Bangladesh next week. Faf du Plessis resumes the captaincy after missing the team’s last series in England but spinner Imran Tahir and quick bowler Kagiso Rabada have both been rest, Cricket South Africa said on Tuesday. “The selection of Robbie provides another opportunity to explore our depth in the important all-rounder position,” said selector Linda Zondi   Read More ...
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Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border –
17 October 2017 The United Nations refugee agency is concerned about the humanitarian condition of up to 15,000 Rohingya refugees who are stranded in paddy fields near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. “Many say they had initially chosen to remain in their homes in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state despite repeated threats to leave or be killed. They finally fled when their villages were set on fire,” he added   Read More ...
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582,000 Rohingyas Have Now Crossed Into Bangladesh: UN
Some 582,000 Rohingya refugees have now fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since late August, the United Nations said Tuesday, warning that thousands more were still stranded at the border. The UN said between 10,000 and 15,000 new refugees have arrived at the border in the last 48 hours alone, fleeing violence in Myanmar, where Rohingya villages are being burned to the ground   Read More ...
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UN urges Bangladesh to move Rohingya refugees stranded at border
The UN refugee agency urged Bangladesh on Tuesday to speed up vetting of up to 15,000 Rohingya refugees “stranded” near the border after crossing into the country from Myanmar and move them further inland to safer and better conditions. Some 582,000 Rohingya are now known to have fled since violence erupted on Aug. 25 in northern Rakhine state, where they lack access to food and health care, UN officials said   Read More ...
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Arrested Myanmar photographers allowed to leave Bangladesh
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A lawyer says two Myanmar photojournalists who were arrested in Bangladesh last month while covering the massive influx of Rohingya Muslims from their country have been allowed to leave Bangladesh. Their lawyer, Jyotirmoy Barua, said they were released on bail and were allowed to leave the country. Award-winning photographer Minzayar Oo and his assistant, Hkun Lat, were detained Sept   Read More ...
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582,000 Rohingya to Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 25
GENEVA: Some 582,000 Rohingya refugees have fled their homes in Myanmar and arrived in Bangladesh since late August, the United Nations said Tuesday, warning that thousands more were stranded at the border. The UN said 582,000 members of the Rohingya community had crossed into Bangladesh since Aug 25, marking a jump of 45,000 from the 537,000 figure given at the weekend   Read More ...
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582,000 Rohingya to Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 25: UN
GENEVA: Some 582,000 Rohingya refugees have fled their homes in Myanmar and arrived in Bangladesh since late August, the United Nations said Tuesday, warning that thousands more were stranded at the border. The UN said 582,000 members of the Rohingya community had crossed into Bangladesh since August 25, marking a jump of 45,000 from the 537,000 figure given at the weekend   Read More ...
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Mediterranean refugee agency arrives to assist Rohingya in Bangladesh
AS THE desperate plight of the Rohingya – who are fleeing genocide in Burma (Myanmar) – continues to make international headlines, there has been an increasing number of aid organisations offering their support. This now includes Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), the European rescue operation initially established to rescue migrants in the Mediterranean sea. Following a three-week journey from Europe, the MOAS vessel, the Phoenix, and crew have arrived in Bangladesh, to begin work in Southeast Asia   Read More ...
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Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh
Thousands more Rohingya Muslims are continuing to fleeing large-scale violence and persecution in Myanmar and crossing into Bangladesh where more than half a million others are already living in squalid and overcrowded camps to escape large-scale violence, according to witnesses and drone footage shot by the UN office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot on Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside what appears to a rain-swollen creek in the Palong Khali area in southern Bangladesh   Read More ...
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Over 180 dead as thousands of Rohingya refugees flee Myanmar for Bangladesh
Aerial footage released on Monday by the UNHCR shows streams of Rohingya refugees carrying their belongings on foot, continuing their forced exodus from Myanmar to Bangladesh. The UN Refugee Agency say more than 500,000 Rohingya refugees have crossed into Bangladesh in less than five weeks. The refugee crisis started on 25 August, when the military launched a crackdown, condemned by the United Nations as “ethnic cleansing”   Read More ...
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Humanitarian attache to be assigned to Bangladesh: DPM
COX'S BAZAR (Bangladesh): Malaysia will assign a humanitarian and welfare attache to Bangladesh to fulfill the government's commitment in helping Rohingya ethnic refugees currently sheltered at refugee camps in Bangladesh. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said he would raise the matter in the Cabinet next week to expedite the process. "The attache, from the National Security Council (MKN) will be based at the Malaysian High Commission in Dhaka   Read More ...
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800k Rohingya flee to Bangladesh: A look at biggest refugee camps in the world
Bangladesh has announced plans to build a refugee camp that could accommodate around 800,000 Rohingya Muslims pouring over the border from Myanmar. The camp would be the largest in the world and has raised concerns about the risks of concentrating vulnerable people, such as the spread of disease. Around 550,000 Rohingya have fled communal bloodshed in Myanmar since the latest violence began in August 25   Read More ...
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Rohingya crisis: India must take more initiatives, says Bangladesh
The latest Rohingya refugee crisis sparked by violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is a major security concern and India should take more initiatives to find a solution to this, Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali said on Monday. “Let us be very clear that the Rohingya issue is a major security concern in the region,” Ali said during an interaction with the media at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club here   Read More ...
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Bangladesh For Greater Indian Role To Contain Rohingya Issue
New Delhi: Bangladesh today pitched for a greater Indian role in containing the influx of Rohingya Muslims escaping violence in Myanmar, saying the issue may not be directly affecting India now, but it may have an impact in future. Bangladesh's High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali said the "fire in the neighbourhood" has the potential to engulf the entire region and it would be prudent for India to act in "mutual interest"   Read More ...
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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh calls for greater India role; says would be prudent for India to act in 'mutual interest'
Bangladesh today pitched for a greater Indian role in containing the influx of Rohingya Muslims escaping violence in Myanmar, saying the issue may not be directly affecting India now, but it may have an impact in future. Bangladesh's High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali said the "fire in the neighbourhood" has the potential to engulf the entire region and it would be prudent for India to act in "mutual interest"   Read More ...
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Ten drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh, 12,000 more arrive
At least 10 people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday, as another 12,000 people joined a half-million-strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar. The boat was carrying an estimated 50 people when it went down in the estuary of the Naf river that divides the two countries, Border Guard Bangladesh area commander Lieutenant Colonel S   Read More ...
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Ten drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh, 12,000 more arrive
SHAH PORIR DWIP: At least 10 people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday, as another 12,000 people joined a half-million-strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar. The boat was carrying an estimated 50 people when it went down in the estuary of the Naf river that divides the two countries, Border Guard Bangladesh area commander Lieutenant Colonel S   Read More ...
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Malaysia to build field hospital at Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh
COX'S BAZAR: Malaysia will build a RM3.5mil field hospital at the refugee camp for ethnic Rohingya here, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said the medical corp of the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) will build the hospital which will initially be able to have 50 beds and take in 50 patients. "We have obtained the permission of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina and this permission was given to me and the MAF and Health Ministry by the Bangladesh High Commissioner in Kuala Lumpur   Read More ...
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8 dead, 40 missing as Rohingya boat capsizes off Bangladesh
Eight bodies had been recovered after a boat with scores of Rohingya people aboard capsized in the Bay of Bengal close to Bangladesh's southeastern border with Myanmar, a local police official said on Monday. Md Ashrafuzzaman, a local police official, told Xinhua that "bodies of four children and four women were recovered this morning," adding that some 40 others people were missing in the incident   Read More ...
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Eight dead as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh
At least eight people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday, the latest victims of a half a million strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar.The boat was carrying an estimated 50 people when it went down in the estuary of the Naf river that divides the two countries, Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) area commander Lieutenant Colonel S   Read More ...
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Ten drown as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh, 12,000 more arrive
SHAH PORIR DWIP, At least 10 people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday (Oct 16), as another 12,000 people joined a half-million-strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar. The boat was carrying an estimated 50 people when it went down in the estuary of the Naf river that divides the two countries, Border Guard Bangladesh area commander Lieutenant Colonel S   Read More ...
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Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock create records in Bangladesh thumping
South Africa openers Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla shared a record 282-run partnership as hosts registered a ten-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the first ODI on Sunday at Kimberley. With a modest target of 279, both openers gave very less to Bangladesh bowlers as they chased down the total with 43 balls remaining. De Kock, who played some great cricketing shots, scored 168 runs from 145 balls which included 21 fours and two maximums   Read More ...
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M'sia builds hospital for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
COX'S BAZAR (Bangladesh): Malaysia will build a field hospital at a cost of RM3.5 million in the refugees camp housing the Rohingya ethnic community here, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The deputy prime minister said the hospital would be built within a month's time as soon as it was approved by the government of Bangladesh. "This hospital will have 50 beds   Read More ...
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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh
Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing. Wading through waste-deep water with children strapped to their sides, the Rohingya told Reuters how they had walked through bushes and forded monsoon-swollen streams for days from Myanmar’s Buthidaung region before reaching the border   Read More ...
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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh
Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing. Wading through waste-deep water with children strapped to their sides, the Rohingya told Reuters how they had walked through bushes and forded monsoon-swollen streams for days from Myanmar’s Buthidaung region before reaching the border   Read More ...
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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh
COX'S BAZAR: Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing. Wading through waste-deep water with children strapped to their sides, the Rohingya told Reuters how they had walked through bushes and forded monsoon-swollen streams for days from Myanmar's Buthidaung region before reaching the border   Read More ...
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Five dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh
At least five people were killed and dozens left missing after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar's Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. "The boat was carrying around 50 people when it sank on the estuary of the Naf river in the morning. Five bodies were found including four children, and 21 people survived," Border Guard Bangladesh area commander Lieutenant Colonel S   Read More ...
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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh
COX‘S BAZAR (Reuters) - Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing. A seemingly never-ending line entered Bangladesh near the village of Palongkhali. Many were injured, with the elderly on makeshift stretchers, and women balanced family belongings - pots, rice sacks, clothing - on their heads   Read More ...
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Five killed, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh
At least five people were killed and dozens left missing on Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar's Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. The tragedy is the latest to hit Rohingya escaping what the UN has called "ethnic cleansing" by Myanmar authorities. Nearly 200 people have died in around a dozen boats sinkings since the Rohingya influx began in late August after attacks my Muslim militants triggered what the Myanmar military has labelled "clearance operations"   Read More ...
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Five dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh
At least five people were killed and dozens left missing on Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar’s Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. The tragedy is the latest to hit Rohingya escaping what the UN has called “ethnic cleansing” by Myanmar authorities. Nearly 200 people have died in around a dozen boats sinkings since the Rohingya influx began in late August after attacks my Muslim militants triggered what the Myanmar military has labelled “clearance operations”   Read More ...
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Five dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh
At least five people were killed and dozens left missing today after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar’s Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. The tragedy is the latest to hit Rohingya escaping what the UN has called “ethnic cleansing” by Myanmar authorities. Nearly 200 people have died in around a dozen boats sinkings since the Rohingya influx began in late August after attacks my Muslim militants triggered what the Myanmar military has labelled “clearance operations”   Read More ...
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Five dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh (Updated)
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh: At least five people were killed and dozens left missing on Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar's Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. The coast guard and border guards were conducting a search and rescue operation in the Naf river, he said   Read More ...
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5 dead, dozens missing as Rohingya boat sinks in Bangladesh
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AFP) - At least five people were killed and dozens left missing after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar's Rakhine state for Bangladesh sank in a river that separates the two nations, a border guard official said. "The boat was carrying around 50 people when it sank on the estuary of the Naf river in the morning   Read More ...
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Wild elephants attack Rohingya camp, killing 4 in Bangladesh
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Wild elephants attacked a new camp where Rohingya refugees were sleeping, killing a woman and her three children in southern Bangladesh, an official said Sunday. A herd of elephants entered the Balukhali camp in Ukhiya town early Saturday and trampled tents where several refugees were sleeping, said district forest official Mohammed Ali Kabir. Four other people, including the woman's husband, were injured in the attack, Kabir said   Read More ...
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UN Raises Number Of Rohingya Refugees In Bangladesh To 537,000
Dhaka: The United Nations has raised the number of newly arrived Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar to 537,000. This is an increase of about 1,000 since the last UN report. The report by the Inter Sector Coordination Group of the UN includes data up to October 14 and said the UN had been able to verify the arrival of 18,000 new refugees last week, EFE news reported   Read More ...
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Bangladesh's First Hindu Chief Justice To Face Graft Investigation
Dhaka: Bangladesh's first Hindu Chief Justice SK Sinha will face probe for "grave" graft charges and moral lapses, the Law Minister said today, a day after he was accused of money laundering following his departure to Australia. Minister Anisul Huq said the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) will investigate "almost all of the allegations" levelled against Sinha by the country's president Abdul Hamid   Read More ...
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