Nobel-nominated Greek granny famed for helping refugees dies
Threee elderly women were pictured bottle-feeding a refugee baby whose parents had just landed on Greece's Lesbos island after a perilous sea crossing.
More refugees arrive in Italy's Lampedusa; Pope Francis asks world to think 'as a human family'
The refugees and migrants reportedly come from Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, Gambia, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.
Saved from death at sea, Syrian refugees face deportation
Human rights monitors say the case of the boat survivors is a troubling new twist in Lebanon’s ongoing push for Syrian refugees to go home.
Rohingya refugees suffer widespread police abuse: Human Rights Watch
The rights group said it had spoken to dozens of Rohingya refugees living in the sprawling and overcrowded camp network in the country's southeast, documenting at least 16 cases of serious abuse.
Migrant entry numbers into Europe hit six-year high
People arriving at Europe’s borders to apply for asylum have a reasonable chance of being allowed in, while those who come without a visa in search of jobs and better lives are mostly turned away.
Rohingya refugees get emergency treatment after boat lands in Indonesia
The refugees were temporarily sheltered at a local facility, with health workers treating those who were sick, Winardy added.
180 Rohingya refugees adrift on boat feared dead, says UN
"Relatives have lost contact. Those last in touch presume all are dead. We hope against hope this is not the case," the UNHCR tweeted on Sunday.
Rohingya refugee boat lands in Indonesia after month at sea
Thousands of the mostly Muslim Rohingya, heavily persecuted in Buddhist-majority Myanmar, risk their lives each year on long, expensive sea journeys.
UN urges rescue of 190 people believed to be Rohingya refugees adrift in Andaman Sea
Most of those on board are thought to be Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar who had lived in crowded refugee camps in Bangladesh for as many as five years and are seeking a better life.
Sri Lanka navy rescues over 100 Rohingya refugees adrift off Indian Ocean
A navy statement said 104 Myanmar nationals were found aboard a small trawler suspected to have originated from Myanmar and was heading to Indonesia when it ran into engine trouble in rough seas.
Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh believed adrift in Andaman Sea as engine breaks down
One of the refugees managed to contact the Rohingya Human Rights Initiative (RHRI) and give the coordinates which showed the ship drifting southeast of the Andaman Islands towards Aceh in Indonesia.
US appeals court ruling that would lift asylum restrictions
The asylum rule has been used by the Biden administration to expel migrant families and single adults, though not children travelling alone.
Mexican asylum seekers set their sights north — on Canada
It has been harder for Mexicans to seek asylum in the U.S. since the start of the pandemic. Despite the risk of rejection, though, the surge in Mexicans seeking refugee status in Canada persists.
Walked for three days, slept in jungle, starved: Bangladeshi refugee recounts escape to Mizoram
"The children, elderly people and patients suffered the most. But luckily, none of us was bitten by snakes or attacked by wild animals," Bawilianthang told The New Indian Express.
Bangladesh refugees pushed into Mizoram
Influx a result of crackdown by Bangladesh Army with help of Arakan Army of Myanmar.
Rohingya, Bangladeshi refugees new MCD poll issue
Asking the crowd, Mishra said, “Imagine, if Kejriwal comes to MCD, then who will get the shops in your markets?” To his question, the crowd shouted “Rohingyas”.
Double whammy? Now, fleeing refugees from Bangladesh enter Mizoram
The Chin-Kuki people and the Mizos belong to the Zo community and they share the same culture and ancestry.
Tripura appeals to Bru refugees to enrol names in voters list by Dec 8
CM Manik Saha and Deputy CM Jishnu Dev Varma held a special review meeting on the progress of Bru resettlement where Saha urged the Bru leaders to go to designated resettlement villages for benefits
Ready to pay with my life, but won’t allow CAA, says Mamata
Mamata’s remark is said to be politically significant as the venue of the rally in Nadia district, which has significant electorates of Matuas, Hindu refugees from Bangladesh.
'Freedom and fences': Prison-like centre puts focus on UK's immigration situation
Independent government inspectors said they saw families sleeping on floors in prison-like conditions that presented fire and health hazards.
'If released, he will jeopardize investigation': CBI opposes Manish Sisodia's bail plea
Ranveer Singh pips Virat Kohli to become India's most valuable celebrity
'Parliament cannot abdicate responsibility to respect my right': Rahul writes to LS Speaker again
'You have 80,000 cops...How has everyone been arrested, except Amritpal': HC raps Punjab govt
Cyclone Freddy affects 500,000 people in Malawi; death toll hits 500
Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi dropped off Interpol's Red Corner Notice list