United Nations agencies and NGO partners have released a 2018 Joint Response Plan for the Rohingya Humanitarian Crisis, with a $951 million appeal.
Sri Lanka is likely to lift a ban on social media networks, a government minister said, almost a week after blocking access to prevent the spread of communal violence.
About 16 kg gold, valued at Rs 4.81 crore, being smuggled into India through the India-Myanmar border, was seized in Manipur and one person apprehended, an official said.
The US Holocaust Memorial Museum has rescinded its top award to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi because of her failure to condemn and stop military attacks.
The UN human rights chief said that he strongly suspected that “acts of genocide” may have taken place against Rohingyas in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state since August.
India, which is increasing linkages with the region, must play a greater role to shore up democracy in Southeast Asia.
Bangladesh is racing to turn an uninhabited and muddy Bay of Bengal island into home for 100,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled a military crackdown in Myanmar.
Representatives from Bangladesh and Myanmar will meet to discuss the repatriation to Myanmar of more than 6,500 Rohingya Muslims trapped on a strip of unclaimed land.
Hlaing was granted the Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant at a ceremony in Bangkok, according to general's website.
Lal Thanhawla has urged Rajnath Singh to beef up security along the state's border with Myanmar to prevent Rohingya Muslims from entering the north-eastern state.
Blackstone to buy 80% in Pune mall for Rs 310 Cr
Blackstone Group is set to buy an 80% majority stake in Nitesh Hub
Remaining stake in the mall will remain with Nitesh Estates
Eyes palm oil business and may join race to acquire Ruchi Soya
Godrej Agrovet is yet to formally approach Ruchi Soya on the same
ITC , Patanjali Ayurved and Emami are other cos which have shown interest
SC upholds sale of hotel property of Blue Coast Hotels by co
Earlier, Bombay HC had set aside the sale
SC sets aside Bombay HC ruling
SC allows IFCI to retain sale proceeds of Rs 515.4 cr
Gets USFDA nod for ANDA for Metformin Extended Release tablets
Gets approvals for drugs of strength 500 mg, 750 mg
Approved ANDA bioequivalent of Glucophage XR of Bristol Myers Squibb
Co eyes to commercialise product soon
Gets Shareholders' Nod for sale of equity shares of unit Hypercity Retail
FPI limit under Portfolio Investment Scheme increased from 24% to 49%