Refugee(Search results - 33)
Views18, Nov 2019, 1:44 PM IST
Citizenship Bill: Stranded by partition, time to grant refugee to sons and daughters of Bharat Ma
Moving on from decisions on Article 370 and Triple Talaq, Union home minister Amit Shah has been vocal about reviving the Citizenship Amendment Bill. All eyes are on another possible historic decision taken by the government with the Winter Session commencing today.
India16, Nov 2019, 11:21 AM IST
Hyderabad: Rohingya refugee staying illegally with fake identity cards held
A Rohingya refugee with fake voter ID, Aadhaar card, driving licence and pan card, living in Hyderabad as Indian citizen was apprehended.
India10, Sep 2019, 9:39 AM IST
Q Branch CID detains Sri Lankan for illegally entering India
Sri Lanka Tamil who came in from Sri Lanka has been detained for illegally entering Dhanushkodi in India. Police personnel from the Q Branch CID acted on specific intelligence inputs and detained the Sri Lankan.
India16, Jul 2019, 12:44 PM IST
2 Rohingyas arrested in Tripura, refugee cards recovered
Rohingyas use the Tripura corridor of the India-Bangladesh border to enter India from the neighbouring country, say BSF officials
World3, Jul 2019, 10:37 AM IST
India pledges to contribute $5 million in 2019 to UN Palestine refugee agency
India's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador K Nagaraj Naidu said the Government of India has increased its annual financial contribution fourfold to the UNRWA core budget, from $1.25 million in 2016 to $5 million in 2018.
Entertainment21, Jun 2019, 3:57 PM IST
World Refugee Day: Priyanka Chopra shares heart-warming video with marginalised children (Watch)
On the occasion of World Refugee Day, Priyanka Chopra Jonas took to Instagram on Thursday to share an emotional video with underprivileged migrant children
India26, Mar 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Pakistan a living hell, say Hindu refugees who fled to India
Mostly poor, these Hindus are concentrated in the Pakistani state of Sindh. Their poverty makes it easier for an already indoctrinated Muslim society to persecute them even more with threats, abductions and forced conversions.
India12, Feb 2019, 1:39 PM IST
5 Sri Lankan refugees arrested for trying to flee Tamil Nadu
Customs Preventive Unit (CPU) sleuths at Ramanathapuram have detained a family of five and two others after they attempted to sail back to Sri Lanka in a boat clandestinely
India18, Jan 2019, 6:56 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman announces first-time induction of women in military police
The roles for which women will be inducted include investigation of offences such as rape, molestation and theft, crowd control of refugees compromising women and children and manning the prisoners of war camps.
India17, Jan 2019, 11:25 AM IST
Two Sri Lankan refugees try to illegally flee to Lanka, arrested in Tamil Nadu waters
Sivaraj and Anbu from Sri Lankan refugee camp in Tamil Nadu were in debt worth Rs 70 lakh and tried to flee to Sri Lanka without anyone noticing it. When their boat developed a technical snag, they were stranded and were caught by the Indian Coast Guard.
World8, Jan 2019, 11:49 AM IST
#SaveRahaf: Saudi teen who ran away from abusive family placed under care of United Nations refugee agency
Rahaf Mohammed al- Qunun said that she fled from her family during a holiday in Kuwait and boarded a flight to Thailand. However, when she reached Bangkok, her passport was confiscated by Saudi officials and she is now being held in the Miracle Transit Hotel at the airport.
World1, Dec 2018, 4:53 PM IST
20,000 Indians asked for political asylum in US since 2014: US state figures
Political asylum refers to the protection given to political refugees from arrest by a foreign jurisdiction