Tuesday, February 7, 2023

DR Arpita Hazarika

Cementing Bangladesh-Northeast India ties through Assam CM’s Dhaka visit

According to media reports, Assam’s Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma is likely to visit the neighbouring country Bangladesh shortly further to strengthen the age-old relations between the two countries. Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma confirmed the matter in a...

World can’t fail to repatriate Rohingyas in Myanmar from Bangladesh

Five years after the largest influx of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camps, there has been little progress in the bilateral effort with Myanmar to return them to their country of origin. Since none of the 1.1 million Rohingya people...

A prolonged refugee crisis in South and Southeast Asia

Approximately one million Rohingya refugees reside in Bangladesh, the majority of whom crossed the border after a harsh military campaign in Myanmar's Rakhine State started in August 2017. Bangladesh has generously offered safe haven to this sizable population while...