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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
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 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 07, 2017
Months after Rohingya Muslims were forced out of Myanmar by violence, govt inquiry finds 'no crimes against humanity'The Myanmar government's inquiry into violence in northern Rakhine state in 2016 has concluded that no crimes against humanity happened.
May 30, 2017
Indira Jaising to lead UN probe on alleged atrocities against Myanmar's Rohingya MuslimsThe UN rights council on Tuesday named a three-person team to probe alleged atrocities against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, a key step in an investigation already rejected by the country's government.
May 23, 2017
Myanmar Army dismisses reports on abuse of Rohingya MuslimsMyanmar's army cleared itself of allegations that troops may have carried out ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims.They dismissed reports that claimed otherwise.
May 03, 2017
Bangladesh to host next OIC foreign ministers' meetBangladesh will be hosting the next Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) foreign ministers' meeting in the second half of 2018, the Foreign Ministry has confirmed.