MEA summons Swiss Ambassador on anti-India posters in Geneva
It is learnt that the Swiss Ambassador said that he would convey India’s concerns to Berne with all seriousness it deserves.
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.
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.
UN urges Musk to ensure Twitter respects human rights
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said he was writing with "concern and apprehension about our digital public square and Twitter's role in it".
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
So near, yet so far: Tamil predicament in Sri Lanka
If the Sri Lankan Navy believes that it can create a Berlin Wall in the Palk Strait, it is living in a fool’s paradise.
Ukraine refugees encouraged to find jobs in other countries as war exodus slows
The U.N. refugee agency UNHCR reported Thursday that the daily number of arriving refugees recorded by the countries that border Ukraine dropped below 40,000 on Wednesday.
Russian invasion of Ukraine: Refugee numbers could rise to 4 million by July, says UNHCR
A total of 160 000 people were internally displaced in Ukraine as of March 3, 2022.
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.
UNHCR: India bound by law not to deport Rohingyas
The Union government took the plea that as India is not a signatory to the Refugee Convention of 1951 or the Protocol of 1967.
Centre to file affidavit on Rohingya deportation in Supreme Court on Monday: Home Ministry
The Supreme Court had asked the Union government to file an affidavit on the issue following a plea against the deportation of illegal Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar.
UNHCR: 123,000 Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar
The number of Rohingya refugees that have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar is higher than previously thought at 123,000, the UN refugee agency said today.
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Pawar steps in amid row over Rahul's Savarkar remark, asks Cong to tone down attack
Wrong to assume that sacked H-1B staffers have to leave America within 60 days: USCIS director
Petty politics of petty men: Sibal slams govt after Rahul asked to vacate bungalow
Rahul's Savarkar jibe: MVA's split inevitable if issue gets stretched, say experts
AIADMK power struggle: EPS takes over as general secretary after Madras HC rejects OPS' plea
After acquiring Twitter for USD 44 billion, Musk says platform's worth dropped by half to USD 20 billion