“The presence of God today is also called Rohingya,” pontiff says.
Pontiff underscores inter-religious harmony, seeks world help in resolving refugee crisis.
Catholic priest who was preparing for papal visit has been missing since Monday.
The incident led to massive caste-based protests across Maharashtra state last year.
But pontiff, who will visit Bangladesh from Nov. 30-Dec. 2, calls on Myanmar’s government to respect human rights.
Police believe suspects are linked to Ansarullah Bangla Team, a group linked to blogger killings.
Police arrest two suspected members of another extremist group in Dhaka.
Government will first need to build shelters for refugees on Bay of Bengal isle.
Voluntary repatriation will start in two months, according to document signed by Bangladesh and Myanmar.
Mutinous Bangladesh Rifles members killed 74 people, including 57 army officers.
Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) co-founder Hafiz Saeed looks set to walk free on Friday.
Sudip Datta Bhowmik was working on a story about corruption in Tripura state’s security agencies, editor says.
At least 621,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh from Rakhine state since late August.
Dhaka’s foreign ministry contradicts statements from its Beijing counterpart.
A policeman and a suspected militant died in a Friday shootout in Kashmir, authorities say.
About 5 million “illegal immigrants from Bangladesh” throughout the country face risk of being rendered stateless.
Myanmar military leader says emphasis must be placed on the wishes of “real Myanmar citizens.”
While visiting Myanmar, U.S. secretary of state calls for impartial probe into violence in Rakhine.
Shahanur Islam Saikot suspects Muslim extremists are the source of threatening messages.
Rohingya man says he participated in attacks that provoked a military crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
S.K. Sinha quit because other judges refused to work with him, government says.
Some 5,000 new refugee arrivals are carrying the virus, health officials estimate.
Russia will provide 90 percent of funds for the $13 billion-dollar project through loans.
The widespread practice stems from a flaw in the food distribution system, officials admit.
Mubashar Hasan is among at least nine people who disappeared since August, activists say.
Bangladesh’s foreign minister has been invited to Myanmar later this month for talks on the Rohingya issue.
The number of refugees sheltering in the country could be higher than reflected in U.N. estimates, officials say.
Unidentified group fired at four policemen from hill in Bangladesh, Myanmar officials say.
Separatists, however, refuse to talk until security forces stop alleged rights abuses in disputed region.
Abu Siddique Sohel allegedly told police that he aided and guarded Roy’s killers.