Monthly Archives: August, 2015

Burmese cattle enter Bangladesh ahead of Qurbani

Huge Burmese cattle have been coming to Bangladesh with trawlers from Burma through Shapuri Dip corridor a head of Qurban (Eid-ul-Azah) by cattle traders,...

National Mourning day held in Burmese refugee camps

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: First time, the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s 40th death anniversary (National Mourning day) was held in Burmese refugee camps (Nayapara and...

BGP arrest 3 villagers, extort money in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) arrested three villagers in Maungdaw north and extorted money from them over the allegation of holding...

Prices of commodities shoot up in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Prices of essential commodities have been shooting up after recently flash floods and Cyclone Komen hit in northern Arakan state, said...

Breaking News: Maungdaw authority stop Rohingya movement

Maungdaw authority – Burma Border Guard Police (BGP), Police and Immigration- are stopping Rohingya movement today within the areas, said Halim, a Human Rights...

Authority harass Rohingya for Greenlight Card process in Maungdaw

Maungdaw authority- Border guard police, police, Military intelligent, Special Branch and local administration officer- are harassing Rohingya elders  in Aley Than Kya (Hashurata)  since...

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People and Rohingya

By Aman Ullah “Muslims of Arakan certainly belong to one of the indigenous races of Burma, which you represent. In fact, there are no pure...

Dhaka bringing back 159 nationals from Naypaydaw

159 Bangladeshi human trafficking victims, who were rescued by Burmese Navy, were brought back to Bangladesh on August 10, at about 2:00pm, according to...

Playing with color of cards

By Aman Ullah “Citizenship is a basic right for it is nothing less than the right to have right,” Earl Warren, former U S Supreme...

UNHCR distributes household items to flood victims in Maungdaw

UNHCR had distributed five items of household goods to flood victims in Maungdaw since August 7, according to flood victims from Maungdaw. UNHCR distributed one...