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Jun 12, 2017
World Day Against Child Labour 2017: UN says 170 million kids being exploited; governments need to step upA recent UNICEF report highlighted that children account for more than half the world’s refugees even as they comprise only a third of the world’s population.
May 30, 2017
58 migrants perished in Mediterranean in a week, 100 still missing: UNHCR reportAt least 58 migrants, including many children, perished in the Mediterranean last week trying to reach Italy, while 100 more are still missing, according to new figures published by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday.
May 04, 2017
UN reviews human rights in India: Excessive use of force in Kashmir, violence against minorities among key issuesThe UN Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has flagged a number of issues, including excessive use of force in Jammu and Kashmir, caste-based violence and violence against minorities and criminalisation of same-sex relations
Apr 29, 2017
Finding Home is a game that compells you to experience the life of a refugee through your smartphoneFinding Home is not the first smartphone game in the now popular ‘lost phone’ genre, but it takes the formula and transforms it into something more: A message.
Apr 27, 2017
Rohingya refugees: Stateless entities knock on Delhi UNHCR's doorRohingyas are considered stateless entities and subjected to the worst kind of violence by the Buddhist community in Myanmar. They were driven out of their province Rakhine in Myanmar.
Apr 09, 2017
At the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, why the Refugee Team represented a major triumphAt the 2016 Rio summer Olympics, apart from all the stories about sporting prowess, achievement, talent, struggle, victory and loss, the refugee team's was one that was perhaps the most remarkable yet
Apr 05, 2017
Tension grips Rohingya community in Jammu as Centre contemplates deportationFear and tension has gripped the Rohingya settlements in the winter capital Jammu, after local newspapers reported that the Centre was exploring the possibility of deporting them back to Myanmar.
Dec 23, 2016
Migrant crisis death toll crosses 5,000, says UN refugee agencyThe number of migrants and refugees who have perished while trying to cross the Mediterranean this year has passed 5,000, the UN said on Friday after two more deadly shipwrecks.
Nov 09, 2016
Pakistan deports National Geographic 'Afghan girl' over fraudulent identity papersAn Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover was deported by Pakistani officials early Wednesday to her war-torn homeland following a brief period of detention for using fraudulent identity papers.
Nov 04, 2016
National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan girl' to be deported, orders Pakistan courtSharbat Gula, whose blazing green eyes were captured in an image taken in a Pakistan refugee camp by photographer Steve McCurry in the 1980s, was arrested last week.