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Myanmar's first census in 30 years mired by ethnic divisions
Malay Mail

Ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas

QUITE predictably, the 2014 national census of Myanmar has come back to haunt the ethnic Rohingyas. Media reports inform that the Myanmarese government has devised a new plan under which members of the Rohingya community would be given the thorny ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 8 hours ago

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Controversial Rohingya plan to go on: Myanmar

Myanmar has confirmed to the United Nations it is finalising a plan that will offer minority Rohingya Muslims citizenship if they change their ethnicity to suggest Bangladeshi origin, a move rights groups say could force thousands into detention camps. Most ...
 Asian Age1 day ago Myanmar plans Rohingya changes  Bangkok Post1 day ago Myanmar govt confirms disputed Rohingya plan  Gulf Times1 day ago Myanmar Rohingya Forced to 'Change Into Bengali Identity' in Controversial Government Plan  International Business Times UK1 day ago

Rohingyas could face detention in Myanmar

Rohingya Muslims pass time near their shelter at a refugee camp outside Sittwe June 4, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun (Reuters) - Myanmar's national government has drafted a plan that will give around a million members of the ...
 Reuters3 days ago Rohingyas face bleak choice in junta draft  Asian Age4 days ago Register as 'Bengalis' or face detention  Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago Bleak choice for ethnic minority  Big News Network3 days ago

209 Rohingyas get Myanmar citizenship

YANGON: Myanmar gave citizenship to 209 Muslims displaced by sectarian violence, after the first phase of a project aimed at determining the status of about a million Rohingya whose claims to nationality have been rejected in the past. The ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 week ago Myanmar gives citizenship to some Rohingya Muslims  The Hindu1 week ago Muslim Citizenship Procedure Angers Arakanese, Some Rohingya See Opportunity  Irrawaddy1 week ago Myanmar gives 40 Rohingya citizenship  Bangkok Post1 week ago

Register as Bengalis or....

ACCORDING to a news report carried in this paper on Sunday the Myanmar government has drafted a plan to offer the Rohingyas an option to register as 'Bengalis' or face detention in camps. This either-or-option for an ethnic group that has been ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago

Myanmar's Rohingya stuck in refugee limbo in India

(A woman, who says she belongs to the Rohingya community from Myanmar, washes clothes as children play in a camp in New Delhi September 13, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee) When Kohinoor, a stateless Rohingya Muslim, fled her home in Myanmar ...
 Reuters1 week ago Rohingya Muslims stuck in India  Big News Network2 weeks ago Rohingya in India  Reuters India2 weeks ago India's lack of refugee recognition leaves Myanmar's Rohingya in limbo  AlertNet2 weeks ago

Cops find 37 migrants in gang's vans

Two members of an alleged human smuggling gang have been arrested in Phangnga province with two SUV vans carrying 37 Rohingya migrants. A team of more than 20 police and soldiers yesterday gave chase to two SUVs and stopped the vehicles on a ...
 Bangkok Post6 days ago Police find 37 migrants in gang's vans  Bangkok Post6 days ago

This Ramzan, zakat backs secular education

Noor Kamal of Myanmar, seen here with his wife, lost both his upper limbs, in the violence against Rohingya Muslims last year, and needs prosthesis costing Rs. 3 lakh. TOPICS As opposed to the usual practice of funding madrasa education, the ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Rohingyas face pressure to deny identity

IRIN Bangkok Already widely reduced to statelessness and in many cases forced into camps for displaced people, an 800,000-strong population of Muslims in western Myanmar now faces increasing efforts to eradicate the very word they use to ...
 Gulf Times1 week ago ASIA: IRIN weekly humanitarian round-up 507 19 September 2014  IRIN1 week ago Briefing: Myanmar's Rohingya - what's in a name?  Transnational Institute1 week ago Myanmar's Rohingya - what's in a name?  New Europe2 weeks ago
New Age Bangladesh

Myanmar agrees to resume repatriation of Rohingya nationals

New Delhi: In a breakthrough agreement, Myanmar has agreed to resume the repatriation of registered Rohingyas from Bangladesh within the next two months.Bangladesh Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque on Sunday evening said while talking about the outcome of the ...
 IndiaTV News1 month ago Myanmar pledges to take back Rohingyas  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Rohingya repatriation to resume in 2 months  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Myanmar agrees to take back 2,415 Rohingyas in two months  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago
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