BJP lawmakers demand NRC in Uttar Pradesh to contain illegal migrants

Aligarh MP Satish Gautam had demanded its implementation in Aligarh parliamentary constituency too, as illegal migrants were “vitiating” the atmosphere of the communally sensitive city.

published on : 5th September 2019

Bangladesh bans mobile phone access in Rohingya camps

Telecommunications operators have seven days to submit reports on the actions they have taken to shut down networks in the camps.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Rohingya refugees protest exodus, demand rights in Myanmar

The refugees also insisted on receiving Myanmar citizenship and other rights, which the Buddhist-majority nation has refused to grant so far.

published on : 25th August 2019

Bangladesh police shoot dead two Rohingya in refugee camp

Nearly a million Rohingya live in squalid camps in southeast Bangladesh, 740,000 of whom fled a 2017 military offensive against the Muslim minority in Myanmar.

published on : 24th August 2019

Myanmar, Bangladesh schedule Rohingya repatriation

Leaders of the Rohingya refugee community in the camps said they had not been consulted on the matter and were unaware of plans for any imminent return.

published on : 16th August 2019

Rohingya refugees feel at home in Chennai

In 1935, the Anglo-Indians received a unique identity in a foreign land and 77 years later Rohingya refugees found shelter, too.  

published on : 15th August 2019

Will identify and deport all illegal immigrants residing in India, says Amit Shah

This comes a day after Centre observed that it has adopted a multi-pronged approach to ensure effective surveillance and domination of borders to check infiltration of illegal immigrants.

published on : 17th July 2019

No letup in influx of Rohingyas, two held in Tripura

The arrest was made after the locals had informed the police about the suspicious movement Md. Salim (21) and Jahangir Alam (20).

published on : 16th July 2019

Bengal violence: Mamata provoking violence, Bengalis across globe are ashamed, says Babul Supriyo

The Asansol BJP MP also claimed that the violence in the state has brought shame to the entire Bengali community across the globe.

published on : 12th June 2019

Nine Rohingyas with fake Aadhaar cards arrested in Manipur 

The arrested Rohingyas can neither speak Hindi nor English, leading to communication problems, the SP said

published on : 1st June 2019

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar firebrand monk Wirathu

Wirathu has long been the face of the country's Buddhist nationalist movement, notorious for espousing hate against the Rohingya minority.

published on : 29th May 2019

Bangladesh stops 84 Rohingyas from perilous sea journey

About 740,000 Muslim minority Rohingya have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since a brutal military crackdown began in August 2017.

published on : 18th May 2019

Citing Dhruv Tyagi murder, Manoj Tiwari says NRC should be implemented in Delhi soon

Tiwari expressed grief and solidarity with tyagi's family and demanded setting up of a fast track court to ensure speedy justice to the family.

published on : 18th May 2019

12 suspected Rohingyas held in Mizoram

The 12 people were found in the residence of a woman who claimed that her cousin who lives at Tahan in Myanmar had asked her favour to keep the 'guests' before being taken to the neighbouring country.

published on : 6th May 2019

Delhi: 50 Rohingya families whose homes gutted in Kalindi Kunj fire still picking up pieces

Meenara regrets that she did not get a post-mortem examination done.

published on : 10th February 2019
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