UAE Vs JER | Match 21 Oct 22, 2019
JER 60/3 (9.0)
NED Vs SIN | Match 20 Oct 22, 2019
SIN 54/1 (9.0)
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Sep 09, 2019
Kashmir after Article 370: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights asks India to ease restrictions in Valley, ensure access to basic servicesThe UN High Commissioner for Human Rights' remarks come weeks after the Union government made sweeping changes to the legal status of Jammu and Kashmir.
Aug 19, 2019
UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi pleads for more aid for Venezuelan refugees, calls it 'one of most under-funded humanitarian appeals in world'Pacaraima residents closed shops on Saturday and marched through the streets to shouts of 'Out with the Venezuelans', 'Pacaraima is ours'
Jul 12, 2019
UNHCR commissioner Filippo Grandi, IMO director Antonio Vitorino demand freedom for migrants, refugees in Libyan centresUN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and International Organization for Migration director Antonio Vitorino called for refugees and migrants held in Libyan centres to be freed and for countries to take them in.
Jul 09, 2019
Supreme Court set for August hearing of petitions challenging Centre's decision to deport Rohingya refugees to MyanmarInitially, two Rohingya immigrants had moved the apex court in 2017 challenging the move to deport to Rohingyas on various grounds, including that it violated international human right conventions.
Jun 20, 2019
World Refugee Day: India needs to formulate national framework for just and uniform treatment of refugeesEach year, 20 June is celebrated as World Refugee Day across the globe. It is a day dedicated to raising awareness about the precarious condition of refugees
Jun 19, 2019
World Refugee Day tomorrow: UN report says 71 million displaced globally due to war, persecution and other violenceA record of 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday
Jan 05, 2019
UN High Commissioner for Refugees condemns India's decision to repatriate Rohingya refugees to MyanmarNoting that this was the second such incident since October 2018, when India returned seven Rohingya men to Rakhine State in Myanmar, the UNHCR said conditions are not conducive for the return of Rohingya to Myanmar.
Nov 15, 2018
Rohingya repatriation doubtful as terrified refugees reluctant to return to Myanmar; Bangladesh rules out forceful actionBangladesh's refugee commissioner cast doubt on whether the plan to send first batch of 150 Rohingya, from a preliminary 2,260 slated for return, could go ahead as scheduled on Thursday.
Nov 13, 2018
Rohingya repatriation: Refugees should return to Myanmar only at their 'freely expressed wish', says UNHCRUN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said in a statement Sunday that repatriation of refugees "is premised upon the free and informed decision by refugees... to return". Since late August 2017, widespread and systematic violence against Myanmar's mainly-Muslim minority Rohingya community has forced hundreds of thousands to flee their homes in Rakhine State and seek refuge across the country's border in Bangladesh.
Nov 13, 2018
Rohingya refugees flee Bangadeshi camps to avoid being repatriated to Myanmar; seek guaranteed citizenship, other rightsRohingya Muslims were fleeing Bangladeshi refugee camps to avoid being repatriated to Myanmar later this week, community leaders said Monday. Authorities plan to begin returning Rohingya refugees, who have fled what the UN has called ethnic cleansing, to the Buddhist majority country from Thursday.