United Nations High Commissioner For Refugees
India  /  Published 24.08.21

Afghan refugees seek asylum in the West

Civil society groups and Afghan refugees held public meetings in the capital on Monday against the new Taliban regime. Refugees, including those here since late 80s, demanded that the developed countr...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 19.08.21

Snaking line: A fair law for refugees

It is possible that the compulsions of the New Great Game unfolding in Afghanistan and its neighbourhood have deflected global attention from the frightening scale of the humanitarian crisis that is g...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 04.05.21

HC on safe passage of 7 Myanmarese

The High Court of Manipur on Monday directed the state and central governments to facilitate the travel of seven Myanmarese nationals to New Delhi “without any obstruction” to enable them ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

World  /  Published 07.01.19

Saudi woman seeking asylum barricades herself in Bangkok

A Saudi woman who says she is fleeing abuse by her family and wants asylum in Australia barricaded herself in an airport hotel in the Thai capital on Monday and was sending out desperate pleas for hel...
By AP in Bangkok

World  /  Published 09.01.19

Australia considering resettlement for Saudi woman

Australia will assess runaway Saudi woman Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun for settlement after the United Nations on Wednesday deemed her a refugee.The department of home affairs confirmed in a statement that ...
By AP in Bangkok

India  /  Published 17.03.19

Across borders, gruelling odyssey to Class XII

Tasmida wrote “Myanmar” in the column for nationality on her application form for the senior secondary exams of the Jamia Millia Islamia board here. The receipt for the application came with “In...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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