The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) special envoy, US actress, film-maker Angelina Jolie (C) talks to media during a press conference after her visit to Kutupalong camp for Rohingya refugees in Teknuf, Cox's bazar in Bangladesh, 05 February 2019. Photo: Suman Paul/EPA
06 February 2019
Angelina Jolie said Tuesday that Myanmar must "show genuine commitment" to end violence...
(File) In this file photo taken on June 14, 2018 Sri Lankan guards escort firebrand Buddhist monk Galagodaatte Gnanasara after he was sentenced to six months in jail by a magistrate in Homagama. Sri Lanka's president ignored requests on February 4, 2019 to free a jailed firebrand Buddhist monk even as 518 other convicts were released to mark the independence day. Photo: Lakruwan Wanniarachchi/AFP
05 February 2019
Sri Lanka's president resisted calls from the island's Buddhist hierarchy to release a...
US actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie, a special envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), arrives at the airport in Cox's Bazar in southern Bangladesh on February 4, 2019, ahead of a visit to nearby Rohingya refugee camps. Photo: AFP
05 February 2019
Angelina Jolie visited a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh on Monday ahead of a new UN...
The front entrance to the state courts building in Singapore. Photo: Roslan Rahman/AFP
31 January 2019
A disgruntled insurance agent who took on the identity of "Lord Voldemort", Harry Potter'...
26 January 2019
Many positive results have been obtained since China implemented a total ban on ivory...
Thengar Char, the proposed place for relocating Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar camps. Photo: AFP
25 January 2019
A UN Special Rapporteur on human rights on Thursday visited an island off Bangladesh...
Rohingya people as Indian police officials interrogate suspected Rohingya nationalists at a police station in Karimganj district of Assam, India, 22 January 2019. Photo: EPA
23 January 2019
Thirty-one Rohingya Muslims have been detained in India after a standoff at the country's...
Rohingya refugees gather near the fence in the "no man's land" zone between Myanmar and Bangladesh border as seen from Maungdaw, Rakhine state during a government-organized visit for journalists on August 24, 2018. Photo: Hla Hla Htay/AFP
22 January 2019
Thirty-one Rohingya Muslims including 17 children remained stranded on the India-...
(File) A Rohingya Muslim man prepares a vegtable cart to sell, in a makeshift settlement in Madanpur Khadar, in New Delhi, India, 22 August 2017. Photo: Rajat Gupta/EPA
17 January 2019
At least 1,300 Rohingya Muslims have crossed into Bangladesh from India since the start...
09 January 2019
A Myanmar delegation comprising chief ministers of three regions of the country Tuesday...
Methamphetamine pills. Photo: EPA
09 January 2019
China should rein in the methamphetamine-producing militias under its influence in...
A Rohingya refugee peeps out from her makeshift shelter in New Delhi. Photo: Sajjad Hussain/AFP
08 January 2019
Amnesty International on Monday accused India of disregarding international law after a...

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