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প্রীতিভাজনেষু: আপনাদের প্রশ্ন, সম্পাদকের জবাব ২৪ অগাস্ট ২০১৮  BBC Bangla ছবির কপিরাইট MUNIR UZ ZAMAN Image caption ঢাকায় ছাত্র-পুলিশ সংঘর্ষ: আন্দোলনের জেরে গ্রেফতার হওয়া তরুণরা জামিনে মুক্তি পেয়েছে। বাংলাদেশে প্রায় গোটা সপ্তাহ কেটে গেল ঈদের ছুটিতে। অনেকেই আজ বা কাল কাজে ফিরে যাচ্ছেন। আশা করি আপনাদের ঈদ ভালই কেটেছে। এবারের ঈদের আনন্দ নি:সন্দেহে ঐসব পরিবারে […]

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Speed of Rohingya return is up to Bangladesh: Suu Kyi Aung San Suu Kyi. Reuters file photo AFP, Singapore Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday it was up to Bangladesh to decide how quickly Rohingya refugees would return to Myanmar, appearing to blame Dhaka for the delay. More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fled Buddhist-majority Myanmar to Bangladesh […]

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The Sangh Sees the NRC as a Device to Target Muslims All Over India For Hindutva ideologues, it is just a short step to go from declaring Muslims suspected of being Bangladeshi as ‘foreigners’ to looking at all Muslims as foreigners. Credit: PTI Ajay Gudavarthy 18/Aug/2018 The National Register of Citizens (NRC) is worrying not […]

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Rohingya patients in an MSF healthcare camp Courtesy Independent humanitarian agencies and access to health care are still blocked in that part of the state Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has urged the Myanmar government to permit them to carry out healthcare and medical operations in the northern Rakhine State. In a press release issued on Friday, […]

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Arun Jaitley An Indian minister on Wednesday defended a controversial citizens’ list to detect illegal immigrants from mainly Muslim Bangladesh, saying the growth in the Hindu population of a border state had been overtaken by that of Muslims. The draft National Register of Citizens released on Monday excluded 4 million people from the northeastern state […]

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BJP Telangana lawmaker Raja Singh ANI Twitter Account This is not the first time Singh had made a controversial statement Amid the ongoing row over the Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft list, a lawmaker from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had stirred controversy over his statement on Rohingya and Bangaldeshi immigrants, NDTV reports. […]

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India bans Islamic channels in Kashmir Move a bid to prevent young Muslims becoming radicalized, govt says Indian soldiers look on from an armored vehicle during a wreath laying ceremony on July 13 at a paramilitary camp in Srinagar for two troopers killed recently by militants. Authorities have banned broadcasts of Islamic news and religious […]

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Damage is seen following an earthquake in Lombok, Indonesia, July 29, 2018 in this picture obtained from social media. Lalu Onank/Social Media via Reuters PreviousNext A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the popular tourist island of Lombok in Indonesia on Sunday killing 14 people and sending villagers fleeing from their beds into open fields to […]

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Rohingya refugees Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune Myanmar acceded to the United Nations convention on the rights of the child in 1991 and is bound to it by law Myanmar violated its obligations to the United Nations child rights convention in its crackdown on the Rohingya that led to an exodus of hundreds of thousands of people […]

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From dusty villages to Delhi, Indians seek people to persecute The lesson of partition does not seem to have been learned  ECONOMIST Print edition | Asia Jul 5th 2018 WHEN the two old friends set off in early June for a day in the country, they had no inkling of what was in store. Abhijit Nath, […]

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Bangladeshi Chakma women walk alongside barbed wire fencing as others sit under makeshift shelters at the Indo Bangladesh fencing area at Karbook, 135 kms south of Agartala, the capital of northeastern state of Tripura on August 4, 2013 AFP Possibility of a nascent ICP in Sabroom, near the Feni River that runs along the Bangladesh-India border, […]

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We are all Rohingya’ Tweets WB chief after visiting camps World Bank President Jim Yong Kim Staff Correspondent   Daily Star   3/7/2018 The international community cannot turn its head away from the Rohingya crisis, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said yesterday. “I am extremely humbled and moved by the courage of the #Rohingya. We cannot […]

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