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Mar 23, 2018
Rohingya fleeing Myanmar sought refuge in Jammu; now, they're facing prejudice from localsMost of the legally recognised Rohingya in India are settled in Jammu and Kashmir, where they face tough living conditions — and the risk of deportation
Mar 09, 2018
Buddhist refugees in Mizoram begin journey back to Myanmar, but unconfirmed tales of horror keep them on edgeAccording to sources, 996 out of the 1,484 refugees from Myanmar's Zhakai community, have already left from Mizoram and the rest are expected to leave the Indian state within this month
Mar 07, 2018
Ethnic cleansing continues in Myanmar, Rohingyas face 'campaign of terror and forced starvation', says UN officialMyanmar has not stopped its ethnic cleansing of the Rohingyas in Rakhine state, a United Nations human rights official said on Tuesday.
Mar 06, 2018
Sri Lanka declares Emergency updates: US embassy calls for quick action against perpetrators, end to EmergencySri Lanka has declared a state of Emergency for 10 days to rein in the spread of communal violence, a government spokesman said on Tuesday, a day after Buddhists and Muslims clashed in the Indian Ocean island’s central district of Kandy.
Mar 03, 2018
Ethnic violence erupts in DR Congo's Ituri province; 49 people killed in fresh overnight unrest, say officialsAt least 49 people were killed in a fresh outbreak of ethnic violence overnight in the Democratic Republic of Congo's troubled Ituri province
Feb 09, 2018
10 bodies in every grave: How Myanmar Army, aided by Buddhist villagers, makes Rakhine state clear of RohingyaThe killings in the coastal village of Inn Din marked another bloody episode in the ethnic violence sweeping northern Rakhine state, on Myanmar's western fringe
Feb 03, 2018
Myanmar denies reports of mass Rohingya graves in Rakhine state, says 'terrorists' buried in the areaMyanmar on Saturday denied that there were five mass graves of Rohingya Muslims in a village in crisis-hit Rakhine state
Jan 16, 2018
Tripura Assembly election 2018: Manik Sarkar's CPM faces a stiff challenge from BJP as demand for Tipraland simmersPolitical developments in Tripura have set the stage for CPM's first face-to-face battle with the BJP.
Jan 12, 2018
Football for all: Here's all you need to know about FA's implementation of Rooney RuleWhen the Football Association of England announced on Tuesday that they will be adopting their own version of the 'Rooney Rule', it was certainly a step towards the right direction.
Dec 21, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Myanmar bans UN rights envoy Yanghee Lee for making 'biased' statements; Amnesty terms it 'outrageous'The Myanmar government has banned Yanghee Lee, UN's rights envoy for Myanmar, from entering the country; Lee says her exclusion suggests something "awful" is happening in Rakhine state