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Aug 21, 2019
Two years on, over a million Rohingya refugees still without rights, status or justiceThe 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.
Jan 30, 2019
US warning of communal violence ahead of LS polls worrying, but singling out India amid global rise of hate crime is a stretchThe 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
Oct 06, 2018
SC allows deportation of Rohingya: Prashant Bhushan's arguments flawed as international laws hold no water in Indian courtsOn 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
Sep 18, 2018
UN investigators call for Myanmar Army to be removed from politics, reiterate appeal for generals to be prosecuted for Rohingya genocideA 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.
Sep 12, 2018
For the first time, Myanmar govt grants United Nations teams access to operate in Rakhine stateThe United Nations has been waiting for access to the epicentre of the military's "clearance operations" against the Rohingya minority since June.
Sep 07, 2018
JP Dutta on Paltan, why India has fewer war films than US, China and his stint at RK StudiosJP Dutta on Paltan: Subject matter of film was previously covered up due to political ramifications
Jun 30, 2018
Angela Merkel secures deal with 14 European Union nations to take back asylum seekersFourteen European Union countries have said they are prepared to sign deals with Germany to take back asylum seekers who had previously registered elsewhere.
Jun 04, 2018
Paris police begins evacuation of 1,000 migrants from two illegal makeshift camps after growing health concernsParis 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.
Jun 01, 2018
United Nations claims traffickers shot dead over 12 migrants trying to escape torture, abuse in LibyaMore 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
May 11, 2018
Sushma Swaraj says India ready to help Myanmar for 'safe, sustainable' return of displaced Rohingya MuslimsIndia 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