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India sends relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

India sends relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

IMAGE: Bangladesh minister Obaidul Quader received relief material from officials of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Thursday. Photograph: Courtesy @ihcdhaka/Twitter India on Thursday rushed 53 tonnes of relief materials to Bangladesh and pledged all help to Dhaka in tackling the humanitarian crisis after nearly 4,00,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees fled to the country from Myanmar following the ethnic violence in the Buddhist-majority nation. 'Operation Insaniyat: High Commission handed ..., 1 month ago

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UN urges Australia to stop detaining refugees

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Monday urged Australia to stop detaining refugees and close down its offshore detention centres in Papua New Guinea and Nauru."Four years on, more than 2,000 people are still languishing in unacceptable ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Australia denies reneging on a UNHCR deal to accept refugees  Business Standard2 months ago UN accuses Australia of breaching refugee deal  Business Standard2 months ago

UN flays India for seeking to deport Rohingya refugees

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on Monday described the situation of Myanmar's Rohingya minority as a textbook example of ethnic cleansing and criticised both Yangon and New Delhi, the latter for seeking to deport Rohingyas who fled to India Source ...
 E Pao!1 month ago UN chief concerned as Rohingya refugees face deportation from India  Sify2 months ago Is Sheikh Hasina’s govt hedging over the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar?  catchnews.com1 week ago Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief  Rediff.com1 month ago

UN refugee chief visits Bangladesh

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees visited Bangladesh on Saturday to measure the extent of the Rohingya refugee crisis.Almost 430,000 Rohingyas have fled Myanmar and crossed to Bangladesh since August 25. During his visit to the Cox's Bazar district, where ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago UN officials plan donor conference for Rohingya refugees  Prokerala3 days ago UN refugee chief tells US its funding 'vital'  Business Standard1 month ago EU announces new emergency support for Greek refugee crisis  Business Standard2 months ago

Rohingyas issue: India hits back at United Nations, High Commissioner for Human Rights' remarks

Ambassador Rajiv K. Chander, the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, on 12 September expressed its disapproval with remarks made by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, saying that there appeared to be an ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago India hits back at UN rights chief over Rohingya remark  Rediff.com1 month ago

UN raises number of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh to 537,000

Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS) The United Nations has raised the number of newly arrived Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar to 537,000. This is an increase of about 1,000 since the last UN report. The report by the Inter Sector Coordination ...
 Sify4 days ago UN plans food aid for up to 700,000 Rohingya  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago 'Rohingya refugee influx stabilises in Bangladesh'  Sify3 weeks ago UN: 38,000 Rohingya refugees flee Myanmar  Sify1 month ago

Sri Lanka calls monks who attacked Rohingya 'animals'

The Sri Lankan government Wednesday slammed a group of radical Buddhist monks who attacked Rohingya refugees on the island as "animals", pledging action against police who failed to protect them. Rajitha Senaratne, a cabinet spokesman, said the government ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

470,000 Rohingyas in need of shelter in Bangladesh: UN

Dhaka, Sep 24 (IANS) At least 470,000 Rohingyas are in need of shelter in refugee camps in Bangladesh, the UN office in the south Asian country said on Sunday. According to a report by the UN's Inter Sector Coordination Group, the total number of refugees who ...
 Sify3 weeks ago 'Thousands of Rohingyas stranded in no-man's land'  Sify2 weeks ago UN appeals for $430mn in aid to tackle Rohingya crisis  Sify2 weeks ago Rohingya in Bangladesh need 'massive' assistance: UN  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Rohingya Muslim petitioners urge SC to direct Centre not to deport them

Two Rohingya Muslim refugees on Monday urged the Supreme Court to direct the Central government not to deport them to Myanmar.The two Rohingya Muslim refugees, Mohammad Sallimullah and Mohammad Shakir who had knocked the doors of the apex court in the regard, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago ‘We are not terrorists’: Rohingya petitioners tell SC in response to Centre  catchnews.com2 weeks ago Settled in Jammu & Kashmir out of compulsion, and not out of choice: Rohingya Muslims  DNA2 months ago

Pakistan begins documentation of unregistered Afghans: Officials

Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) Pakistan started documentation of around 1 million unregistered Afghan refugees, Pakistani and Afghan officials said. Pakistani officials on Wednesday said that documentation of the un-registered Afghans will enable the authorities to ...
 Sify2 months ago
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