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Watch: Trailer of Flee, Riz Ahmed, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau's animated Sundance documentary released
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Watch: Trailer of Flee, Riz Ahmed, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau's animated Sundance documentary released

Flee, which tells the story of a man's journey as a child refugee from Afghanistan, had its premiere Sundance Film Festival 2021 on 28 January.

Kareena Kapoor Khan completes 20 years in Hindi film industry, shares her first shot from debut Refugee
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Kareena Kapoor Khan completes 20 years in Hindi film industry, shares her first shot from debut Refugee

Directed by JP Dutta, Refugee, which released on 30 June, 2000, marked Kareena Kapoor Khan and Abhishek Bachchan's debut in Hindi films.

Shikara movie review: Vidhu Vinod Chopra's account of Kashmiri Pandit exodus is strikingly poetic but seldom urgent
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Shikara movie review: Vidhu Vinod Chopra's account of Kashmiri Pandit exodus is strikingly poetic but seldom urgent

Shikara is a romantic story at heart. But the refuge of love, though a balmy escape, becomes a cop-out when it is upheld as a panacea.

Two years on, over a million Rohingya refugees still without rights, status or justice
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Two years on, over a million Rohingya refugees still without rights, status or justice

The conditions for the Rohingya inside the world’s largest refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar are far from acceptable. Refugees live in emergency conditions, but still they choose to remain rather to return under a repatriation deal without guarantees of justice.

US warning of communal violence ahead of LS polls worrying, but singling out India amid global rise of hate crime is a stretch
India

US warning of communal violence ahead of LS polls worrying, but singling out India amid global rise of hate crime is a stretch

The US ODNI intelligence singling out India, warning communal violence ahead of General Election to Lok Sabha, may indicate a certain bias, but a global rise of hate only makes that threat more serious, not less

SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan's arguments flawed as international laws hold no water in Indian courts
India

SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan's arguments flawed as international laws hold no water in Indian courts

On grounds of non-interference with the executive policy, the dualistic form of the State as well as the fact that India is non-signatory of the Refugee Convention, the Supreme Court is right in its judgment in allowing the deportation of the Rohingya refugees

UN investigators call for Myanmar Army to be removed from politics, reiterate appeal for generals to be prosecuted for Rohingya genocide
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UN investigators call for Myanmar Army to be removed from politics, reiterate appeal for generals to be prosecuted for Rohingya genocide

A brutal military crackdown last year forced more than 700,000 Rohingya to flee over the border to Bangladesh. The UN's 444-page probe called for Myanmar military's top leadership to be replaced and for the institution — locally known as the Tatmadaw — to have no further influence over the country's governance.

For the first time, Myanmar govt grants United Nations teams access to operate in Rakhine state
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For the first time, Myanmar govt grants United Nations teams access to operate in Rakhine state

The United Nations has been waiting for access to the epicentre of the military's "clearance operations" against the Rohingya minority since June.

JP Dutta on Paltan, why India has fewer war films than US, China and his stint at RK Studios
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JP Dutta on Paltan, why India has fewer war films than US, China and his stint at RK Studios

JP Dutta on Paltan: Subject matter of film was previously covered up due to political ramifications

Angela Merkel secures deal with 14 European Union nations to take back asylum seekers
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Angela Merkel secures deal with 14 European Union nations to take back asylum seekers

Fourteen European Union countries have said they are prepared to sign deals with Germany to take back asylum seekers who had previously registered elsewhere.

Paris police begins evacuation of 1,000 migrants from two illegal makeshift camps after growing health concerns
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Paris police begins evacuation of 1,000 migrants from two illegal makeshift camps after growing health concerns

Paris police began evacuating around 1,000 migrants from two makeshift camps in the city, five days after another 1,000 were taken to temporary lodgings.

United Nations claims traffickers shot dead over 12 migrants trying to escape torture, abuse in Libya
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United Nations claims traffickers shot dead over 12 migrants trying to escape torture, abuse in Libya

More than 12 migrants were shot dead by human traffickers while trying to escape a camp in Libya, some were subjected to "torture abuse", the United Nations said

Sushma Swaraj says India ready to help Myanmar for 'safe, sustainable' return of displaced Rohingya Muslims
India

Sushma Swaraj says India ready to help Myanmar for 'safe, sustainable' return of displaced Rohingya Muslims

India said it was ready to help Myanmar for the "safe, speedy and sustainable" return of tens of thousands of displaced Rohingya Muslims who fled to Bangladesh following a military crackdown

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar defends deploying fresh troops on Bangladesh border, cites militant movement as reason
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Rohingya crisis: Myanmar defends deploying fresh troops on Bangladesh border, cites militant movement as reason

Myanmar defended deploying fresh troops to a border zone with Bangladesh where thousands of Rohingya refugees are camped, blaming a militant threat.

As deportation deadline draws closer, US Senate begins immigration debate to decide fate of 7,00,000 'Dreamers'
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As deportation deadline draws closer, US Senate begins immigration debate to decide fate of 7,00,000 'Dreamers'

The US Senate began a major immigration debate, its first in nearly five years, that could decide the fate of at least 7,00,000 “Dreamer” immigrants.

India allows 1,300 Buddhist refugees from Myanmar's Rakhine state to enter Mizoram
India

India allows 1,300 Buddhist refugees from Myanmar's Rakhine state to enter Mizoram

This decision comes nearly a month after the home ministry had directed the northeastern states to take strict measures to prevent Rohingyas Muslims from entering Indian territory despite persecution by the Myanmar regime

Mizoram govt provides shelter to 1,300 Myanmar tribals fleeing clashes in Arakan state
India

Mizoram govt provides shelter to 1,300 Myanmar tribals fleeing clashes in Arakan state

The people who crossed over to Mizoram were mostly Buddhists and Christians and they speak the same tribal language as the locals

Germany on road to political stability as coalition talks between Conservatives, SPD gain momentum
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Germany on road to political stability as coalition talks between Conservatives, SPD gain momentum

Momentum in Germany is building for a new ‘grand coalition’ between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Social Democrats (SPD).

Rohingya crisis: Global pressure mounts on Aung San Suu Kyi as Myanmar leader meets Rex Tillerson, UN chief
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Rohingya crisis: Global pressure mounts on Aung San Suu Kyi as Myanmar leader meets Rex Tillerson, UN chief

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi faced rising global pressure to solve the crisis for her nation's displaced Rohingya Muslim minority, meeting the UN chief and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the Philippines

Five Assam men visit Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar for 'study tour', security agencies on edge
India

Five Assam men visit Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar for 'study tour', security agencies on edge

Security agencies found themselves on edge after five men from central Assam visited the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar for a "study tour."