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Tripura Police arrest three ‘Rohingyas’ at Dharmanagar railway station

April 29, 2022 9:29 am

The police informed that a woman and her two children were also travelling with those arrested, but they were released as they had valid identity cards issued by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

'Kill more': Facebook fails to detect hate against Rohingya

March 22, 2022 12:06 pm

Facebook's parent company Meta Platforms Inc said it has invested in improving its safety and security controls in Myanmar.

US declares Myanmar military committed 'genocide' against Rohingya

March 21, 2022 11:42 pm

Myanmar’s mass killing of the Rohingya Muslim population was designated as “genocide” by Washington. This is expected to boost international pressure on the country's military-led government.

More than 100 Rohingya land on beach in Indonesia's Aceh

March 06, 2022 9:34 pm

The group arrived on Jangka beach near Alue Buya Pasi, a fishing village in Bireuen district, early Sunday.

‘We lost everything’: Fire guts Rohingya refugee camp at Haryana’s Nuh

December 17, 2021 7:56 am

A fire broke out at a Rohingya camp in Chandeni-2 camp in Ferozepur Namka village, Nuh on Wednesday evening, gutting 32 shanties and displacing 102 people.

32 shanties gutted after fire broke out at Rohingya camp in Nuh

December 16, 2021 12:15 am

🔴 The fire station in-charge of Nuh, Sahoon, said, “Three fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the fire was controlled within two hours. Prima facie, a short circuit of a wire in shanties is suspected to be the cause, but it is subject to investigation.”

In SC, Karnataka revises stand on Rohingyas

October 31, 2021 10:14 am

In the fresh affidavit, the state government said, “The Karnataka State Police has not housed Rohingyas in any camp or detention centre within its jurisdiction. However, 126 Rohingyas have been identified in Karnataka state.”

No immediate plan to deport Rohingya living in Bengaluru: Karnataka to SC

October 26, 2021 4:44 am

In an affidavit, the state said: "...72 Rohingyas identified in Bengaluru City are working in various fields and Bengaluru City Police have not taken any coercive action against them as of now and there is no immediate plan of deporting them.”

Bangladesh pledges 'justice' for murdered Rohingya activist

October 03, 2021 8:14 pm

The country said "no one will be spared" in the hunt to find Mohibullah's killers. The police have made a number of arrests tied to the murder of the key Rohingya leader.

UP govt clears ‘illegal’ Rohingya camps from its land in Delhi

July 23, 2021 8:34 am

Refugees alleged a makeshift mosque at their camp was also demolished. Officials said that illegal structures were razed as part of the drive.


Reuters journalists freed from Myanmar jail after 511 days

May 09, 2019 10:38 am

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act walked free from a prison on the outskirts of Yangon on Tuesday after spending more than 500 days behind bars.

Inside pictures of human trafficking camp in Malaysia

May 28, 2015 4:34 pm

Authorities say there are 139 suspected graves in the mountainous jungle where northern Malaysia meets southern Thailand, a remote area that trafficking syndicates used as a transit point to hold migrants and refugees. Most were believed to be members of Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority and impoverished migrants from Bangladesh.


Hard Look: Rohingya refugee camps in New Delhi & Haryana are absolutely unlivable, their lives deprived of basic dignity

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

The Indian Express visited four Rohingya refugee camps, two in New Delhi and two more in Haryana. Somya Lakhani tells the story of lives that are stripped of basic dignity.