Keyword Results for   'refuge'  
Espionage only about ' blackmail and persecution': Former Russian spy  Sep 7, 3:36 pm
London, Sep 07 (ANI): Boris Karpichkov, a Russian spy who sought refuge in the United Kingdom after defecting to Britain 16 years ago, says that when he entered the world of espionage, he knew that it was only about "blackmail and persecution."
Central team visits Tripura to assess the condition of Bru refugees  Aug 30, 4:50 pm
Agartala, Aug. 30 (ANI): A seven-member joint central team recently visited the Bru refugee camps in North Tripura's Kanchanpur to take stock of their living conditions.
Jolie releases statement on Syrian refugee crisis post marriage to Pitt  Aug 30, 1:34 pm
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has released a statement on the current Syrian refugee crisis saying that the three million refugees is not just another statistic.
UN chief calls Syria displacement 'biggest humanitarian emergency of era'  Aug 30, 10:30 am
London, Aug 30 (ANI): UN chief Antonio Guterres said Syria is now the biggest humanitarian emergency of this era, with more than three million Syrians forced to flee the war-torn country.
Study finds no significant increase in public facilities for refugees in Lanka after civil war  Aug 22, 2:40 pm
Colombo, Aug 22 (ANI): Five years after the end of the1983-2009 civil war in Sri Lanka, thousands of Sri Lankans remain refugees despite satellite-image analysis showing new housing-like structures and development in a military zone in the northern part of the country.
Snowden's temporary refuge ends in Russia   Aug 1, 3:16 pm
London, August 1 (ANI): Fugitive U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden's political asylum status in Russia has expired while his extension application is still under process.
Israeli bombs kill 32 more in Gaza  Jul 30, 1:21 pm
Islamabad, July 30 (ANI): At least 32 Palestinians were killed in the early hours of Wednesday across Gaza in fresh Israeli bombardments.
Plight of West Pakistani Refugee Women  Jul 20, 2:53 pm
Jammu, July 20, (ANI): By definition, a refugee is someone who seeks refuge in a foreign country because of war or violence, or out of fear of persecution. They seek asylum with the hope of a better future and leading a peaceful and a safe life.
Pakistan charity sends aid to North Waziristan refugees  Jul 12, 11:52 am
Islamabad/Bannu, July 12 (ANI): A Pakistan Islamic charity has sent six trucks of relief material for refugees in Bannu, who have been displaced by the Pakistan Army's Ooperation Zarb-i-Azb to oust Taliban militants from North Waziristan.
Imran Khan pledges support for Waziristan's displaced people  Jul 8, 12:21 pm
Islamabad, July 8 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricketer and now head of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) party Imran Khan has vowed to support the cause of displaced people from North Waziristan during a visit to a refugee camp in Bannu.
Iraq crisis: ISIS rebels hunt non-Sunnis and other opponents  Jul 4, 4:33 pm
London, July 4 (ANI): Iraqi refugees have said that the ISIS rebels were hunting down non-Sunnis and people against the militants.
Rocket attack in Peshawar leaves two soldiers wounded  Jun 30, 5:11 pm
Islamabad, June 30 (ANI): At least four rockets landed inside Peshawar Cantonment in Pakistan, wounding two soldiers.
Kids are seeing far too much violence and torture, says Orlando Bloom   Jun 28, 10:32 am
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Orlando Bloom, who recently visited Syrian child refugees as United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) goodwill ambassador, said that kids are seeing far too much violence and torture and they need help.
Separatists call for a complete shutdown in Kashmir  Jun 23, 9:53 am
Srinagar, June 23 (ANI): Separatists called for a complete shutdown in Kashmir over the alleged conspiracy by the BJP and the RSS to settle non-state subject refugees to change the demography of the state.
World Refugee Day observed in India  Jun 21, 5:59 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): UNHCR India marked World Refugee Day 2014 with an exhibition of refugee photos by world renowned photographer Raghu Rai in India International Center, New Delhi.
Tibetans yearn for their homeland on World Refugee Day  Jun 21, 3:59 pm
Dharamshala, June 21 (ANI): The Tibetan refugees living in-exile in the north Indian hill town of Dharmashala expressed their emotions for their homeland on World Refugee Day on Friday.
Pakistani refugees in Kathua demand voting rights  Jun 16, 9:24 am
Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir), June 16 (ANI): Pakistani refugees residing in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua District, are demanding welfare and voting rights.
Tribal refugees in Tripura repatriated to Bangladesh  Jun 14, 6:56 pm
Agartala, June 14 (ANI): Authorities in Tripura have sent a large group of Bangladeshi nationals back to their homeland.
Delhi NGO offering skill development to refugees  Jun 12, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): Bosco Delhi, in partnership with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), is providing comprehensive support in education and skill training programmes, language and vocational training, health services and psychosocial support to refugees from Afghanistan, Nepal, Myanmar and African countries.
Displaced Bangladeshi Buddhist, Hindu tribals seek refuge in Tripura  Jun 6, 1:32 pm
Gandachara (Tripura), June 6 (ANI): Over 250 Bangladeshi tribal, mostly Buddhists and Hindus, have fled their villages along the international border and crossed over to Tripura, seeking refuge after ethnic clashes with non-tribal Muslims in their country.
Refugees in Jammu and Kashmir: The human dimension  Jun 5, 12:03 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): The issue of refugees in Jammu and Kashmir comes up for discussion every now and then, and presently it is in the limelight in view of the mandate of the BJP Government at the centre that calls for their rehabilitation with dignity.
Sri Lanka: Refugees returned from Malaysia at grave risk, says HRW   May 28, 11:53 am
Kuala Lumpur, May 28 (ANI): Sri Lankan authorities should ensure the safety of two refugees and an asylum seeker whom Malaysia forcibly returned to Sri Lanka in violation of international law, Human Rights Watch said today.
Malaysia arrests three Tamil Tiger suspects 'trying to revive group' in country   May 26, 11:25 am
London, May 26 (ANI): The Malaysian police have arrested three Sri Lankans accused of trying to revive the Tamil Tiger rebel group.
PoK Refugees continue to live without cultural identity  Apr 17, 11:39 am
Jammu, April 17 (ANI) Suchwant Singh, an octogenarian, is having a quiet conversation with his wife. Their grandsons, sitting in another corner of the modest but comfortable room, look up with curiosity yet again as he begins to speak, as they struggle to comprehend the strange language their grandparents are speaking.
Bru refugees cast their votes through postal ballot  Apr 4, 5:30 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Apr.4 (ANI): Mizoram's Bru tribals, who are living in seven refugee camps in Tripura, have cast their votes through postal ballots for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.