Rohingya On International Media

Rushanara Ali MP calls for action to help Rohingya Muslims in Burma

Adam Barnett, Reporter Thursday, April 24, 2014 ( Rushanara Ali has voiced her concerns about the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Burma with the foreign secretary William Hague in Parliament. The Bethnal Green and Bow MP says she is pushing the government to do more to tackle their suffering, having visited the Rakhine state of [...]


‘Rohingya’ Ethnic Identity in Jeopardy as Population Census Around the Corner

By M.S. Anwar (based on the reports by MYARF) Analysis Saturday, 29th March 2014 Nationwide Population Census in Myanmar is all set to take place tomorrow (i.e. on 30th March 2014). However, the ethnic identity of ‘Rohingya’ people is still in jeopardy. The census is supposed to take place simultaneously all over Myanmar starting [...]

Rohingya Community in Northern Malaysia Join Hands With MAPIM to Celebrate Eid Ceremony

M.S. Anwar | RvisionTV News August 27, 2013 Penang, Malaysia- Rohingya Community in Penang, northern Malaysia, celebarated Eid Ceremony on 25th August 2013 with the active support of Majlis Perundingan Pertubuhan Islam Malaysia (MAPIM), one of the leading Malaysian NGOs advocating and working in the frontline to solve Rohingya crisis. The purposes behind the ceremony [...]

Rohingya Boat Disasters and Human Trafficking Rings

By M.S. Anwar, November 1, 2013 Trafficking of victimized Rohingyas fleeing persecutions in their homeland, Arakan, Myanmar, by boats have made enough international headlines. Enough has been talked about the human traffiking rings which extend right from Arakan to Bangladesh to Thailand to Malaysia to Indonesia. Yet, what still lacks is “Serious Actions” to [...]