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  • Solve Rohingya crisis or it may fuel extremism

    Solve Rohingya crisis or it may fuel extremism

    PM urges UN, also calls for an immediate end to Russia-Ukraine war

    September 25, 2022
  • Rohingyas cause serious ramifications on country’s economy, environment: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina at UNGA

    Rohingyas cause serious ramifications on country’s economy, environment: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina at UNGA

    In an interaction with ANI, Hasina confessed that the presence of lakhs of Rohingyas in Bangladesh had created challenges for her regime.

    September 24, 2022
  • Rohingyas are entitled to basic human rights

    Rohingyas are entitled to basic human rights

    So, what the Union Government is doing with the Rohingyas clearly violates the international protocol in regard to the rights and freedom of the refugees.

    August 21, 2022
  • Rohingya row: Centre, Delhi Govt continue exchanging barbs

    Rohingya row: Centre, Delhi Govt continue exchanging barbs

    "National security is of utmost importance to us and like we have said before, illegal immigrants won't be given shelter here; MEA in talks to send them back to their countries," the Information & Broadcasting Minister said.

    August 18, 2022
  • ICJ ruling takes Rohingyas one step closer to justice

    ICJ ruling takes Rohingyas one step closer to justice

    The ICJ decision really is a huge step towards an overdue reckoning with the Myanmar military's atrocities against the Rohingyas.

    July 27, 2022
  • Rohingyas a step closer to justice

    Rohingyas a step closer to justice

    The ICJ decision really is a huge step towards an overdue reckoning with the Myanmar military's atrocities against the Rohingyas.

    July 27, 2022
  • Rohingyas at ICJ

    Rohingyas at ICJ

    While the court is yet to respond to the nature of Myanmar’s representation at the hearings, “there is little doubt that if it is the junta that is in court, this is not something that should be taken to confer legitimacy on the junta this is not something that should be taken to confer legitimacy on the junta,” is the reaction of the Global Justice Centre.

    February 23, 2022
  • The plight of Rohingyas and other minorities

    The plight of Rohingyas and other minorities

    Hitler began with victimizing the Jews but this soon spread to the Gypsies, Jehovah's Witnesses, homosexuals, blacks, the physically and mentally disabled, political opponents…. dissenting clergy, resistance fighters, prisoners of war, Slavic peoples etc. (Ina R. Friedman). Can we perhaps see a trend building in India too? First, we start with an antipathy towards the lower castes, then it may escalate to others who don’t look like us (peoples from the north-east), then the Dravidian southerners and soon who will be left outside this hate-filled ambit?

    January 12, 2022
  • 72 Rohingyas identified in Bengaluru, no plan to deport them: K’taka

    72 Rohingyas identified in Bengaluru, no plan to deport them: K’taka

    The state government also provided the names of Rohingya refugees who were staying in the northeast division of the city. It further added that all these Rohingyas, except those below 12 years of age, have been given individual numbers by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

    October 25, 2021
  • No Rohingya infiltration in North Bengal, says BSF

    No Rohingya infiltration in North Bengal, says BSF

    It is learnt that the North Bengal Frontier BSF has apprehended 167 smugglers since January 2021. Of them, 97 have been identified as Indians. During the same period, 4167 cattle heads were seized by the BSF, with their estimated value at Rs 6,33,12,530.

    September 4, 2021
  • Spilling the beans

    Spilling the beans

    The extent to which the in house spilling of the beans will tarnish the standing of the omnipotent military and a generally tightlipped Suu Kyi can only be speculated upon.

    September 10, 2020
  • Crisis of Civilization

    Crisis of Civilization

    To buttress the impact of the crisis that has shaken the world, the UN chief has drawn a fine distinction between a health crisis and a “human crisis”.

    April 3, 2020
  • High Court on Rohingyas

    High Court on Rohingyas

    Tuesday’s order (coram: TBM Radhakrishnan, CJ; and Arijit Banerjee, J) offers a scintilla of hope, in that the West Bengal government has been directed to arrange for “alternative accommodation under supervision” for the Rohingya detainees who have been languishing in prison even after having served their terms.

    February 15, 2020
  • 15 Rohingyas killed as boat capsizes in Bangladesh

    15 Rohingyas killed as boat capsizes in Bangladesh

    Coastguard officials believe that the Rohingya were on their way to Malaysia illegally.

    February 11, 2020
  • Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina seeks EU support for Rohingya return to Myanmar

    Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina seeks EU support for Rohingya return to Myanmar

    Karim said that Conte appreciated Bangladesh's management of the Rohingya crisis, adding that he encouraged Hasina to continue with the policy of hospitality.

    February 7, 2020
  • A Historic Day

    A Historic Day

    Declaring that there was prima facie evidence of breaches of the convention, the court warned that the estimated 600,000 Rohingyas remaining in Myanmar were “extremely vulnerable” to attacks by the military.

    January 25, 2020
  • Baluchis, Ahmediyas of Pakistan; Rohingyas of Myanmar can always apply for Indian citizenship: Home Ministry

    Baluchis, Ahmediyas of Pakistan; Rohingyas of Myanmar can always apply for Indian citizenship: Home Ministry

    The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has not stopped any foreigners of any country from applying for Indian Citizenship under The Citizenship Act, 1955, the sources said.

    December 18, 2019