World briefs - Macau Daily Times

MYANMAR Several hundred Buddhist nationalists, including monks, rallied in Myanmar's largest city on Wednesday to urge stronger action against insurgents from the Muslim Rohingya minority for attacks on police last week. The attacks in Rakhine state in ...

24 bodies wash up as Rohingyas flee - Gulf Times

Rohingya refugees waiting for aid to arrive at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Text Size: A A A. Reuters/Cox's Bazaar. Bangladeshi border guards have recovered two dozen bodies from the country's shore in the ...

Amid Rohingya problem, all eyes on PM Modi's Myanmar stopover - The Indian Express

There are 16,500 Rohingya spread across several cities in India. Rohingya are all Muslims, and their presence has started melding into the country's communal fault-line. Unsurprisingly, the BJP in Jammu was the first to raise demands that they be sent ...

20 Rohingya Women, Children Drown While Trying to Enter Bangladesh - Latin American Herald Tribune

DHAKA – At least 20 Rohingya Muslim women and children drowned on Thursday while trying to enter Bangladesh, an official told EFE. Rohingyas have been fleeing the worst violence in five years in Myanmar's western state of Rakhine. “Today local people ...

Investor coalition asks Chevron to press Myanmar government for resolution to Rohingya crisis - MilTech

Falls Church, Virginia, Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —Shareholders and other investor organizations delivered a letter to energy giant Chevron Corporation today, asking the company to use its leverage with the Myanmar government to end military ...