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Coronavirus detected in Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh

Two people tests positive for Covid in one of the camps in Bangladesh that accommodates more than one million refugees

15 May 2020 11:28 AM

Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse heads for asylum in Canada

‘Canada is a country that understands how important it is to stand up for human rights and woman's rights,’ said Canadian PM Justin Trudeau.

12 Jan 2019 2:50 PM

Rohingya refugees, host communities being vaccinated against cholera in Bangladesh

This is a second cholera vaccination campaign being held for the Rohingyas and their host communities.

08 May 2018 8:50 AM

Jordan opens world's largest solar park for refugee camp

The 4,000 solar panels with a total capacity of 12.9 megawatts are designed to provide 14 hours of electricity a day.

14 Nov 2017 2:21 PM

Sweden grants temporary asylum to 106-year-old Afghan woman

The Migration Court of Appeal said Wednesday it has reversed a decision to deport Bibihal Uzbeki who is severely disabled.

04 Oct 2017 6:23 PM


A mistake & its fallout

Escalating xenophobia in the West, including Germany, has ensured that all brown men of any religion are considered suspect.

29 Dec 2016 3:41 AM

Throwback: Abhishek Bachchan looked every bit the strapping soldier back in his Refugee days

The film had also starred Jackie Shroff and Suniel Shetty.

15 Dec 2016 3:30 PM

Afghan Nat Geo girl to be treated for free in Bengaluru

Sharbat Gula is reportedly suffering from Hepatitis C, besides having some other health issues.

14 Nov 2016 1:24 AM