Amphan impact: All Rohingya refugees at Bangladesh's Bhashan Char island safe, assures Minister

Cyclone Amphan has killed at least 22 people in Bangladesh and left many displaced in the country's coastal areas.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Bangladesh alone can't take responsibilities of Rohingya refugees: Foreign Minister

Myanmar has faced international pressure to allow Rohingyas to return to Rakhine and grant them citizenship rights.

published on : 28th April 2020

COVID-19: Five Rohingyas with travel history to Ajmer advised home quarantine in Hyderabad

Health and police personnel would visit them to check their health status, police sources said, adding that no positive case has been reported with regard to Rohingyas under the Rachakonda police.

published on : 18th April 2020

MHA asks states to screen Rohingyas for COVID-19 as many of them attended Nizamuddin meet

The ministry said the Rohingyas residing in camps in Hyderabad had attended Tablighi Jamaat 'Ijtema' at Haryana's Mewat, and had also attended the meet at national capital's Nizamuddin.

published on : 17th April 2020

Malaysia turns away boat with 200 Rohingya refugees amid concerns of COVID-19

The air force said in a statement late Thursday that one of its surveillance aircraft had spotted the boat about 70 nautical miles (130 kilometers) off the northern resort island of Langkawi.

published on : 17th April 2020

Bangladesh rescues 396 Rohingyas drifting at sea for weeks

One of the rescued Rohingyas told a journalist near the scene that they managed to get onboard a ship through small boats sneaking out of their camps in Cox's Bazar to be ferried to Malaysia.

published on : 16th April 2020

Telangana BJP president seeks probe into illegal immigrants

The BJP chief opined that illegal immigrants are easily influenced by anti-national forces such as ISI, Al Qaeda and may spearhead operations to destabilise the nation.

published on : 25th February 2020

Rohingyas in Telangana ready to surrender 'fake' Aadhaar cards

Refugees fear they will be asked to leave the country, say they got the cards fraudulently to avail govt benefits.

published on : 21st February 2020

India-Bangladesh agree on need for expedited return of Rohingyas

India and Bangladesh have agreed on the need to expedite the safe return of Rohingya migrants to their homes in Myanmar, the Centre told Parliament. 

published on : 12th February 2020

Rohingyas hoist National Flag to mark Republic Day in Telangana

Around 100 children from the Rohingya community hoisted the National Flag at Day School for Refugees in Balapur.

published on : 27th January 2020

Supreme Court to hear in March pleas against Rohingyas' deportation

A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde issued notices on some intervention applications.

published on : 10th January 2020

Pakistan's ISI funds training of 40 Rohingyas in Bangladesh

The intelligence agencies have also shared this information with National Investigation Agency for further probe.

published on : 9th January 2020

Bangladeshis, Rohingyas active in smuggling on Bangladesh border in Northeastern

A total of 134 foreigners -- including 92 Bangladeshis, 41 Rohingyas and one Nigerian -- were held in 2019 from India-Bangladesh border.

published on : 4th January 2020

When home is away

Far away from their homelands and deprived of benefits, refugees  in national capital live in hope of better days, writes Somrita Ghosh

published on : 23rd December 2019

Rohingyas wary of future after CAA, don't want to return to Myanmar

Earlier this month, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had said in Parliament that Rohingyas will never be accepted as citizens of India.

published on : 22nd December 2019
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