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India Vows Justice As Many Muslims Fear Being Left Off Citizen List

NEW DELHI – India said on Sunday people whose names are missing from a list of citizens to be issued by a border state this month will not be detained, amid...

Veon Cuts Management In Return To Traditional Telecoms Model

AMSTERDAM – Veon, the mobile phone operator formerly known as VimpelCom, said it would cut management jobs and simplify its structure as it goes back to basics...

Rohingya Report More Violence Persecution In Myanmar Un Investigators

GENEVA – Muslim Rohingya refugees reaching Bangladesh say violence, including torture, persists against them in Myanmar and the overall environment remains...

Three Rohingya From Same Family Killed By Bangladesh Truck

DHAKA – A truck overturned in a Bangladeshi refugee camp for Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar on Monday, killing at least four refugees, three from the same family,...

We Are Always Missing You Torn Apart By Violence Rohingya Families Connect Through Letters

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh/YANGON – Inside a bamboo shelter on Bangladesh’s eastern coast, 58-year-old Sait Banu held a dog-eared note from her husband....

Un Readies To Send Experts To Myanmars Rakhine After Rohingya Return Deal Official

YANGON – The United Nations is preparing to send teams of experts into Myanmar’s Rakhine state to begin work aimed at eventually repatriating Rohingya...

British Lawyer For Jailed Bangladeshi Ex-pm Outraged By India Entry Denial

NEW DELHI – A British parliamentarian and lawyer, who is a counsel for jailed Bangladeshi politician Khaleda Zia, said on Thursday he was outraged by India’s...

Chinas Firefighter Vice President Avoids Flames Of Us Trade War

BEIJING – As the flames of a trade war between China and the United States lick higher, one top Chinese leader expected to help handle relations with Washington...

Saudi Security Man Expatriate Killed In Attack Statement

RIYADH – A member of Saudi Arabia’s security forces and a Bangladeshi resident were killed in an attack on a security checkpoint in Buraidah, a city in...

Bangladesh Gets 100-million Adb Grant To Boost Facilities For Displaced Rohingya

DHAKA – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Friday approved a grant of $100 million to Bangladesh, the first half of an assistance package to develop basic...