Rohingya boat toll rises to 23 as more bodies found
Eight bodies were found on the banks of the Naf river, which separates Bangladesh from Myanmar, and another was found miles away on the island of St Martin.
Rohingya militants deny Myanmar army claims of Hindu massacre
Major clashes between the army and the Muslim insurgents erupted last month, triggering a dire refugee crisis with nearly half a million Rohingya fleeing across the border to Bangladesh.
Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast
The unrest comes days after Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi declared troops had ceased "clearance operations" in the border area that have forced more than 430,000 Rohingya refugees to flee for Bangladesh in under a month.
Why muslims remain peace promoters
But while this was going on, there was a culpable silence on the part of the media. The popular print media in the country chose to ignore Oyigbo as if it never took place.
Suu Kyi appeals to global community over Rohingya crisis
Communal violence has torn through Rakhine state since August 25, leaving hundreds dead and driving more than 410,000 of the Rohingya minority from Myanmar into Bangladesh.
'600,000 Rohingya children may flee to Bangladesh'
More than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims have now arrived in Bangladesh from their Buddhist dominated homeland to escape violence that the United Nations says could be ethnic cleansing.