Monday, September 25, 2017, 05:03:15 AM
Myanmar military’s gang-rape horrors haunt Rohingyas

Myanmar military’s gang-rape horrors haunt Rohingyas

Shamila clutches her daughter's hand so tightly it turns white as she recounts how soldiers broke into her home in Myanmar and gang-raped her in front of her children -- a story heard over and over in Bangladesh refugee camps.

US bombers fly near North Korea in ‘show of force’

US bombers fly near North Korea in ‘show of force’

US bombers flew close to North Korea's east coast to demonstrate the military options available to defeat any threat, reports BBC quoting the Pentagon.

Six injured in London 'acid attack'

Six injured in London 'acid attack'

Six people were injured in an acid attack in east London, reports BBC.

Iran tests new missile in defiance of Trump

Iran tests new missile in defiance of Trump

Iran says it has successfully tested a new-medium range missile, in defiance of US President Donald Trump....

Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast

Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast

Myanmar's army chief on Saturday (Sept 23) blamed Rohinyga militants for an explosion outside a mosque in Rakhine state, as a rights group accused the military of starting fires in the region to prevent refugees from returning....

Mexico quake death toll hits 295, search continues

Mexico quake death toll hits 295, search continues

The death toll in the massive earthquake in Mexico rose to at least 295, reports NBC News quoting the country’s national civil defense coordinator.

$200 million needed for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: UN

$200 million needed for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: UN

An estimated $200 million (Tk 1,600 crore) will be needed to help Rohingya refugees who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar escaping military persecution, says the United Nations....

Suu Kyi, her government found guild in int’l people’s court for genocide

Suu Kyi, her government found guild in int’l people’s court for genocide

Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and the Burmese government   were found guilty in International Permanent People’s Court for Rohingya genocide and atrocities on others.

Trump urges UN to take 'strong and swift' action to end Rohingya crisis

Trump urges UN to take 'strong and swift' action to end Rohingya crisis

US President Donald Trump wants the United Nations Security Council to take “strong and swift action” to end violence against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, reports Reuters.

5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia

5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia

A HUGE 5.7 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesia in the Java Sea, reports Mail Online quoting US Geological Survey.

UK union suspends Suu Kyi’s award, ‍other institutions think so

UK union suspends Suu Kyi’s award, ‍other institutions think so

A leading trade union of the UK has suspended an award given to Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi due to her controversial role over the Rohingya crisis in her country.

Saudi King orders $15 million aid for Rohingya refugees

Saudi King orders $15 million aid for Rohingya refugees

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, fleeing from Myanmar as a result of genocide and torture, reports Arab News.

Global leaders criticizes Suu Kyi speech

Global leaders criticizes Suu Kyi speech

The global leaders and diplomats from several countries have expressed strong disappointment with the stance Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on the Rohingya issue.

Strong earthquake shakes New Zealand

Strong earthquake shakes New Zealand

New Zealand was rocked by a 6.1 magnitude earthquake which struck southwest of Invercargill, followed by a 5.1 magnitude quake northeast of Seddon, reports Mail Online.

At least 140 killed in Mexico earthquake

At least 140 killed in Mexico earthquake

A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing more than 140 people, reports BBC.