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Aug 21, 2017
Rohingya Muslims in India Part I: The 'forgotten' partition of 1935 left an entire people in limboEditor's note: Over 40,000 Rohingya live in India as refugees and the Indian government has recently decided to deport them. In a three-part series, Ajay Kumar will examine the origins of these stateless people. Part two will focus on their connection with India and part three will focus on troubles India may face regarding their deportation.
Aug 20, 2017
Rohingya Muslims refugees say they are being targeted for their religion amid deportation callsAmid calls for their deportation from India, Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar say they have settled in Jammu and Kashmir because of compulsions, and not out of choice, and that they will return to their country once the situation becomes favourable.
Aug 18, 2017
BJP slams state govt for failing to address issue of illegal Rohingyas, Bangladeshis in Jammu and KashmirBJP spokesperson Virender Gupta said that Rohingyas have formed a militant organisation named Hoozi Arakan headed by Abdul Qudus Burmi that has links with JeM and LeT and even has bases in Pakistan
Aug 18, 2017
Rohingya refugees in India: NHRC issues notice to Centre over its plan to deport illegal immigrantsNHRC has issued a notice to the Centre over the plan to deport illegal Rohingya immigrants from Myanmar who are residing in various parts of India.
Aug 18, 2017
Kill us here instead of sending us back, say Rohingya refugees as India plans to deport themThere are 16,000 Rohangiyas in India registered with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) but the total number is estimated to be 40,000.
Aug 15, 2017
UN chief Antonio Guterres concerned about India's plans to deport Rohingya MuslimsMinister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju told the Lok Sabha last week, "According to UNHCR there are 13,000 Rohingya migrants registered. But we have also got figures from IB (Intelligence Bureau), which shows they have migrated to India in large numbers."
Aug 14, 2017
Rohingya Muslims in India to be deported as Centre considers their UNHCR registration as 'irrelevant'All of an estimated 40,000 Rohingya Muslims living in India are illegal immigrants, even those registered with the UN refugee agency, and the government aims to deport them, a senior government official told Reuters
Aug 13, 2017
Centre issues directive to state govt set up task force to identify, deport illegally-staying foreign nationalsThe Centre has said illegal immigrants like the Rohingiyas pose grave security challenges as they may be recruited by terror groups
Aug 12, 2017
AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: Indian coach Stephen Constantine sees tri-series as good build-up for Macau clashNational football coach Stephen Constantine feels the upcoming tri-series against Mauritius and St. Kitts will handy practice for the team ahead of its crucial AFC Asian Cup Qualifying match against Macau on 5 September.
Aug 11, 2017
Sushma Swaraj says BIMSTEC bloc is India's 'natural choice' for Act East, Neighbourhood First policiesSushma Swaraj, in her address at the 15th Ministerial BIMSTEC Meeting in Kathmandu, also said that the grouping is collectively working on strategies to counter the scourge of terrorism and violent extremism