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Aug 10, 2017
UN agency: 50 African migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen coast by smugglersThe International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said that 50 teenage African migrants were "deliberately drowned" by their smuggler off the coast of Yemen.
Aug 06, 2017
Libya's coastguard intercepts 137 migrants off Tripoli coast, hands them over to anti-migration agencyLibya's coastguard intercepted 137 migrants including five women and three children on Sunday as they attempted to reach Europe, a migration official said.
Jul 24, 2017
Libya coastguard rescues 150 Europe-bound migrants off TripoliLibya's coastguard rescued at least 150 migrants who were trying to reach Europe on Monday after their inflatable boat had engine problems and began to sink, a navy spokesman said.
Jul 15, 2017
Mosul free of Islamic State, but returning home still a distant dream for refugeesUnprecedented destruction in Mosul and the unstable security situation will delay the return home of hundreds of thousands of people who fled.
Jul 15, 2017
Battle of Mosul forced over one million Iraqis to flee homes, says UN agencyThe battle to liberate Mosul from the Islamic State has forced more than a million Iraqis to flee, of which only 2,20,000 have been able to return home
Jul 13, 2017
SC raps Sarbananda Sonowal for stating NRC publication date while court monitors processThe Supreme Court came down heavily on Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal for saying the draft National Register of Citizens will be published by 31 December.
Jul 07, 2017
Niger authorities rescue 67 migrants stranded in the desert after being left for deadThe migrants had left the town of Agadez in Niger "on three vehicles" before being "abandoned without provisions by the traffickers," the source added.
Jun 30, 2017
60 people missing feared drowned after boat sinks off Libya; 80 survivors brought to safety in ItalySome 60 people are missing and believed drowned after the dinghy they were on sank off Libya, the International Organisation for Migration said Friday, citing survivor testimony.
Jun 30, 2017
Indian immigrants formed largest group to acquire citizenship in OECD countries in 2015, says studyIndia tops the list of countries of origin of naturalised citizens in OECD countries, followed by Mexico and Philippines
Jun 29, 2017
G20 summit 2017: Hamburg poses challenges with protests, policy rows and volatile leadersG20 host German Chancellor Angela Merkel has taken a high-risk gamble by choosing to hold the summit in the centre of the northern port city of Hamburg, partly to show the world that big protests are tolerated in a healthy democracy