Friday, Dec 09, 2022

Afghan refugee


US to revise Afghan resettlement policy, says official

September 01, 2022 8:45 pm

Under the changes, the official said, the United States will stop – with a few exceptions – admitting Afghans on humanitarian parole, a special program that grants temporary entry but no pathway to lawful permanent residence.

Afghan refugee faces murder charge in third Muslim killing

August 23, 2022 8:58 am

A grand jury indicted Muhammad Syed in the three killings on Monday. He's also a suspect in the shooting death of a Muslim shop owner in November 2021, but he has yet to be charged in that case.

New Mexico Muslim killings: Afghan refugee charged in shooting detained, pending trial

August 18, 2022 12:22 pm

The accused, Muhammad Syed has had a turbulent record previously, including allegations of domestic violence and of refusing to turn himself in on jumping the red light. The charges were, however, dropped.

Afghan Refugees in U.K. Are Still in Limbo as Ukrainians Arrive

March 27, 2022 10:45 pm

Britain evacuated about 16,000 people from Afghanistan last year, most of them during the chaotic final days of August as the Taliban suddenly seized control of the country.

In Greek migrant camp, Afghan woman finds strength in art

March 09, 2022 6:11 pm

She along with about 500 asylum-seekers - most of them Afghans - live in the Thiva camp, one of dozens set up across Greece since Europe's 2015 migration crisis, when nearly a million refugees and migrants fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East and beyond arrived on the continent through Greece.

India gave 200 emergency e-visas to Afghan citizens, Rajya Sabha told

December 01, 2021 7:25 pm

“Stay visa is granted to Afghan nationals staying in India keeping in view present situation in that country. Presently, 4,557 Afghan nationals are staying in India on Stay Visa after extension of their visas,” the government said.

Two Afghans who trekked to France have lessons for evacuees

September 19, 2021 1:47 pm

The two Afghans don't know each other, but they share a fear-driven past: escaping their homeland on foot, bus, train or ferry and landing in a new country where they had no rights, not even the right to stay.

Delhi: As refugee Afghan women try to get back on their feet, some hurdles

September 14, 2021 11:54 am

The centre put up by two NGOs, Peace Building Project and People Beyond Borders, is hard to miss with voices spilling out on the street above – a mix of Pashto, Dari, Farsi, and Hindi, among others.

Delhi Police books Afghan solidarity committee head Ahmad Zia Ghani for violating Covid-19 norms

September 08, 2021 9:49 am

Ahmad Zia Ghani and other Afghan refugees did not wear masks and observe social distancing during their protest outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) office in Vasant Vihar, said the police.

This 20-year-old Afghan girl has a strong message for the Taliban: 'You will never win'

August 28, 2021 10:09 am

"It is such a bad feeling to see that you are landless, your country is without a government, [being run by] a handful of people who are akin to animals"


Afghanistan: Desperate scenes as people flee Taliban regime

August 23, 2021 7:53 pm

As of 2020, there are about 2.8 million Afghan refugees abroad.