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Rohingya refugees

India finds boat carrying 90 Rohingya refugees adrift at sea, 8 dead

We are in discussions with the Government of Bangladesh to ensure their safe and secure repatriation, MEA said

26 Feb 2021 8:53 AM

Of a photography contest that looked to draw attention to young talent in Delhi

The display includes photos taken by four winners from India.

12 Feb 2020 2:41 AM

Humanitarian pup lifts spirits of Rohingya rufgees

Move over Angelina Jolie, it's 'humanitarian pup'.

24 Aug 2019 2:08 PM

Rohingya youth share stories on social media, says 'I'm here 24x7'

Rafiq is among some 30 Rohingya youths selected by the World Food Programme for its 'Storytellers' project.

20 Aug 2019 2:34 PM

SC to examine refugee status for Rohingyas

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said that the top must decide if illegal migrants can claim the status of refugees.

10 Jul 2019 3:05 AM


More than 250,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh get first ID cards: UN

The UN refugee agency also said the registration could serve as a tool for law enforcement to help counter human trafficking.

18 May 2019 10:53 AM

None turned up voluntarily: Rohingya repatriation effort fails, Yangon blames Dhaka

About 1,000 Rohingya men, women and children protested against repatriations, shouting 'We want justice'.

16 Nov 2018 1:05 PM

Official casts doubts over Rohingya repatriation, says none want to return

Fearing repatriation, refugees who fled to Bangladesh with testimony of murder, rape and arson after a military crackdown went into hiding.

15 Nov 2018 12:33 PM

US seeks voluntary, dignified return of Rohingyas from Bangladesh to Myanmar

State Department also said it agreed with assessment of UNHCR that conditions in Myanmar are not yet conducive for returns of Rohingyas.

12 Nov 2018 11:06 AM

Biometric details of Rohingyas will be collected within 2 months: J&K Governor

Home Minister Rajnath Singh had earlier said all states have been asked to identify Rohingya refugees and collect their biometric data.

05 Nov 2018 2:24 PM


SC allows deportation of 7 illegal Rohingya immigrants back to Myanmar

It said the Rohingyas were found by the competent court as illegal immigrants and Myanmar had accepted them as its citizens.

04 Oct 2018 11:16 AM

India to deport seven Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar

In a first, seven Rohingya immigrants will be sent back to Myanmar. They will be handed over at Moreh border post in Manipur on Thursday.

03 Oct 2018 6:20 PM

5-member Rohingya family detained, interrogated by Kerala police

As per the preliminary probe, the family arrived from Hyderabad to Thiruvananthapuram on Monday night.

03 Oct 2018 10:50 AM

States asked to identify Rohingya refugees, collect biometric data: Rajnath Singh

The Centre will send the biometric report collected by states to the Myanmar government through diplomatic channel, Singh said.

01 Oct 2018 3:22 PM

US to provide USD 185 mn for those affected by Rakhine state crisis

The new funding will support implementation of critical emergency services, including shelter, food, water, sanitation, health care.

25 Sep 2018 12:03 PM


India hands over relief supplies to Bangladesh for Rohingyas

Bangladesh, facing a big influx of Rohingyas, called on international community to intervene and pressure Myanmar to address the issue.

18 Sep 2018 6:43 PM

Conditions still not suitable for safe return of Rohingya: UN chief

Guterres, recounting his experience of visiting camps this past July, said that he heard stories of horrendous persecution and suffering.

29 Aug 2018 1:46 PM

Dhaka, Delhi to discuss security, terror

India will strongly take up the increasing cases of fake Indian currency being pumped in by ISI operatives from Bangladesh.

14 Jul 2018 12:40 AM

Rohingya Muslims massacred 53 Hindus last yr, says report

Amnesty International said that ARSA killed 53 Hindus, mostly children, in Kha Maung Seik village cluster in northern Maungdaw.

23 May 2018 10:42 AM

'They desperately need our help': Priyanka meets Rohingya refugee kids in Bangladesh

The UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador visited Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar and shared her experience on Instagram.

22 May 2018 9:14 AM