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refugee crisis

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108 million people were forcibly displaced last year as a result of persecution, conflict, violence and significant human rights violations.

30 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

Record 68.5 million people displaced worldwide: UN

Report showed 16.2 mn people were freshly displaced in 2017 which equates to 44,500 being displaced everyday, 1 person every 2 seconds.

19 Jun 2018 4:46 PM

German newspaper identifies 33,293 refugees who died trying to reach ‘Fortress Europe’

Compiled from media and UN sources, the list also includes many who died after reaching Europe.

11 Nov 2017 3:36 PM

Rohingyas illegal immigrants, not against law to deport them: Rajnath Singh

The Centre had said the continuance of the Rohingyas’ immigration and their stay was found to have serious national security ramifications.

21 Sep 2017 12:45 PM

J&K: 2 officers among 6 cops injured in Anantnag violence on Rohingya issue

The crowd turned violent and dragged policemen out of a Rakshak vehicle and torched it.

08 Sep 2017 5:54 PM


Myanmar visit: Modi meets Suu Kyi, may discuss Rohingya refugee crisis

Modi is expected to raise the issue of the exodus of the ethnic Rohingyas into neighbouring countries.

06 Sep 2017 10:54 AM

Protect Rohingyas, don't threaten deportation: Amnesty to Govt

The rights body also said the Modi government should 'reaffirm' its commitment to protect Rohingya refugees and asylum-seekers in India.

05 Sep 2017 8:58 PM

Higher chance of depression among refugee children

A million refugees and migrants from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and beyond reached Europe, crossing over to Greek islands from Turkey.

16 Mar 2017 2:20 PM

Trump to sign revised travel ban on Monday: reports

It was unclear what changes Trump planned to make in the order that he would sign at the Department of Homeland Security.

05 Mar 2017 7:54 AM

Obama meets boy who offered home for refugees

The 6-year-old said he wanted to keep Syrian child Omran Daqneesh at his house and would consider him as a brother.

21 Nov 2016 2:39 PM