Humanitarian Crisis

Tireless tyranny: Poverty, misery, disease conquer Afghanistan as Taliban rule turns one

The Taliban flag now flies openly across Helmand province, staked on bullet-ridden buildings. But after coveting control for two decades, they are ruling the nation at its most ruin.

published on : 10th August 2022

More than half of Afghanistan's population dependent on humanitarian assistance: UNHCR

As per a local survey, the rate of poverty in the country has exceeded 95 per cent since the fall of the former government while 56 per cent are seeking to leave the country amid a drop in daily incom

published on : 28th May 2022

Modi, Macron discuss bilateral trade; express 'serious concern' at humanitarian crisis in Ukraine

Both countries underlined the need to respect the UN Charter, international law and the sovereignty and territorial integrity of states. 

published on : 5th May 2022

Russia's war to shrink Ukraine economy 45 per cent: World Bank 

The war is set to inflict twice the amount of economic damage across Europe and Central Asia that the covid-19 pandemic did, the Washington-based lender said in its "War in the Region"economic report.

published on : 11th April 2022

UN seeks record USD 4.4 billion for Afghans struggling under Taliban

The U.N.'s aid coordination office is launching its biggest-ever appeal for funds for a single country in hopes of collecting  USD 4.4 billion to help Afghanistan.

published on : 31st March 2022

UN taking up three resolutions on Ukraine humanitarian crisis

The United Nations will face three resolutions Wednesday on the worsening humanitarian situation in Ukraine after Russia decided to call for a vote on its Security Council resolution.

published on : 23rd March 2022

UN seeks $4.27 billion in appeal for war-ravaged Yemen

The conflict has in recent years become a regional proxy war that has killed more than 150,000 people, including over 14. 500 civilians.

published on : 16th March 2022

More Rohingya influx could lead to humanitarian catastrophe, says Bangladesh NHRC

A total of 2,000 acres of land has been allocated in Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh for the new camps, but the refugees are arriving in droves, and settling down anywhere they can find space.

published on : 20th September 2017