Rohingya refugees

Swamy Goud attacks TRS on Rohingya, questions their 'extended presence'

He asked the State government as to how the refugees were being provided with food security cards and voter identity cards.

published on : 18th August 2021

6 Rohingya refugees among 20 dead as southeast Bangladesh battles floods

The region along the Bangladesh-Myanmar border where nearly one million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar are in camps has been battered by torrential rain since Monday.

published on : 30th July 2021

Uttar Pradesh govt clears illegal Rohingya camps from its land in Delhi 

The 2.10-hectare land estimated worth Rs 97 crore lies in Madan Khadar area of the national capital near Noida and belongs to the Irrigation Department of UP, the officials said.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Rohingyas detained in Jammu won't be deported to Myanmar without due process: Supreme Court

The Centre had earlier opposed the plea saying that the country cannot be the “capital” for illegal immigrants.

published on : 8th April 2021

SC reserves verdict on plea for immediate release of Rohingya refugees in Jammu

A bench of Chief Justice Bobde and Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian after hearing detailed arguments on the plea said, 'We are closing it for order'.

published on : 26th March 2021

SC to hear plea tomorrow seeking release of detained Rohingya refugees in Jammu

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan, for the petitioner, said that he is going to submit an important order of the International Court of Justice before the Supreme Court.

published on : 25th March 2021

Despite UN warnings, Myanmar vows early Rohingya return

More than 600,000 minority Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State since August 25 last year.

published on : 13th April 2018

India extends support to Bangladesh for resolving Rohingya crisis 

Some 700,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled Myanmar since August to escape a bloody military crackdown.

published on : 10th April 2018

Bangladesh to start relocating Rohingya to island in June

Bangladesh will begin relocating around 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a desolate island off its southern coast despite warnings the site is prone to violent weather.

published on : 4th April 2018

Canada should take in Rohingya refugees: Special envoy

Canada announced targeted sanctions in February against a Myanmar general who led the army crackdown.

published on : 4th April 2018

Bangladesh denies Rohingya boat set sail from its shores

Police in Bangladesh's southeast said they were investigating after a boat moored at a Thai island with dozens of Rohingya aboard.

published on : 2nd April 2018

Boat carrying Rohingya stops on Thai island: Official

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have sought shelter in southern Bangladesh since Myanmar launched a brutal crackdown on insurgents in August that the US and UN have called ethnic cleansing.

published on : 1st April 2018

Rohingya returnees won't be kept in camps 'forever': Myanmar official

Myanmar has been trumpeting its readiness to take back refugees, who are massed across the border in Bangladesh, and built reception centres and transit camps for returnees.

published on : 17th March 2018

Desperate Rohingyas flee Myanmar on plastic jerrycan- rafts

Local border guard commander S.M. Ariful Islam told AFP the 52 refugees tied plastic jerrycans together to float across the Naf River separating the two countries.

published on : 8th November 2017

Agents gave us three options. We choose India. Rohingya refugees tell tales of their exodus

Some 90 Rohingyas huddle in one two-storeyed building in Keelambakkam in Chennai, living the life of stateless people.

published on : 23rd September 2017
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