The scam casts doubt on not just official figures of coronavirus patients in the region, but also people’s confidence in the testing process.
Cyclone Amphan has ripped through Bangladesh and India, leaving up to 10 million people homeless. The pandemic makes it a dual crisis that the rest of the world ignores at its own peril.
And there's more bad news: it's nearly monsoon season, which will create “a witch’s brew of conditions in which the virus is sure to thrive.”
“Our assumption — which is an unfortunate, but reasonable one to make — is that once it’s in the camps, nearly everyone will get it.”
As millions of Indians are being stripped of their citizenship, rights groups say Facebook has given free rein to Hindu nationalist hate speech.
Police say they opened fire after they were surrounded by Muslim protesters. "We had no options."
In the world's largest refugee camp, the Bangladeshi government is moving to strip Rohingya of a essential lifeline: their cell phones.
Immigration agencies moved dozens of people from children's facilities, sometimes using weak evidence, a VICE News investigation has found.
University of Toronto student Tahmid Hasib Khan helped save people in the 2016 Dhaka cafe massacre. He's telling his story for the first time.
As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
The bulldozing of mass graves showed a “deliberate attempt by the authorities to destroy evidence of potential international crimes."
We spoke to Rohingya Muslims fleeing ethnic cleansing in Myanmar