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Pakistan toughens policy for repatriation of Afghan refugees Jun 27, 6:07 pm
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to introduce 'tougher policy' for Afghan refugees days before the June 30 deadline for repatriation of over three million refugees living here since the 1980s.
Islamabad, June 23 (ANI): Pakistan has urged the international community to play its due role for the voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees.
Afghan refugee narrates her story on World Refugee Day Jun 22, 1:19 pm
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Afghan refugee camps in Pak, 'safe havens' for terrorists: Aziz Jun 21, 11:35 am
Islamabad, June 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said the Afghan refugee camps within Pakistan have turned into safe havens for terrorists after the country's armed forces destroyed the militants' infrastructure in tribal areas.
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), June 21 (ANI): Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Monday, expressed solidarity with refugees around the world on the occasion of World Refugee Day in Dharamsala.
MHA sends senior official to end Mizoram Bru refugee impasse Jun 4, 2:37 pm
Agartala (Tripura), June 4 (ANI): A senior official of the Ministry of Home Affairs arrived in Agartala on Friday to discuss the repatriation of the Mizoram Bru displaced people sheltered in seven camps in North Tripura.
Afghans warned to not enter Pakistan without valid documents Jun 1, 10:57 am
Lahore, June 1 (ANI): Announcements on loudspeakers by security guards posted at the Torkham border, warned Afghanistan nationals against travelling to Pakistan without valid documents.
Afghan Govt. seeks extension for refugees to stay in Pakistan May 30, 10:47 am
Lahore, May 30 (ANI): The Afghanistan government has requested Pakistan to give an extension of four years to the 1.5 million registered refugees, to legalise their stay till 2020.
At least 700 dead after series of shipwrecks off Libyan coast May 29, 6:13 pm
Tripoli, May 29 (ANI): At least 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says.
World leaders kick off G7 talks in Japan May 26, 12:07 pm
London, May 26 (ANI): World leaders kick of two-day G7 talks in Japan, with critical issues like global economy, terrorism and refugees crisis to be top on their agenda.
Lahore, May 25 (ANI): The United States has called on Pakistan to pursue actively terrorist organizations that are using their soil and their territory to find refuge, asserting that they will continue to work with Islamabad and give them the tools to confront the threat of terrorism.
Colombo, May 23(ANI): Britain has granted refugee status to Mohamed Nasheed, the former president of the Maldives who was jailed in 2015 after a trial that drew international criticism.
Communal tension flares up in Tripura as Mizoram tribal refugees burn, damage houses May 16, 2:54 pm
Kanchanpur (Tripura), May 16 (ANI): Communal tension flared up between locals of Tripura and Mizoram Bru (Reang) refugees in the Kanchanpur area of the state after the latter burnt and damaged the houses of the former.
28 killed in air strike on refugee camp in Syria May 6, 1:05 pm
Washington, May 5 (ANI): The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has called for the immediate transfer of refugees and asylum seekers out of the Australian-run detention camps on both Manus Island and Nauru.
Pope Francis visiting refugees on Greek island of Lesbos Apr 16, 2:11 pm
Vatican City, Apr. 16 (ANI): Pope Francis, who is travelling to the Greek island of Lesbos this weekend said that refugees were not numbers but are people who have faces, names, stories, and need to be treated as such.
New York, Mar. 9 (ANI): Slovenia and Croatia in a bid to seal off the Balkan route, used by hundreds of thousands of people seeking a new life in Europe, will today ban transit of refugees passing through their territory.
Pampore: Fierce gun battle underway, ops on to neutralise terrorists Feb 21, 12:26 pm
Srinagar, Feb. 21 (ANI): The encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore city is underway with the security forces making all attempts to neutralise the group of terrorists, who have taken refuge inside an Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) building here.
Popular Afghan film-maker sees Delhi as his refuge Feb 11, 1:23 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): Theatre or real life? This is what Qurban Ali Mirzaee asks himself, whilst sitting in a small flat in West Delhi.
B' town sends birthday notes to Junior Bachchan Feb 5, 12:14 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5(ANI): Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, who made his Bollywood debut in the war drama 'Refugee,' has turned 39 today.
Indian woman rescued from German refugee camp thanks Govt. Feb 4, 3:13 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Indian woman Gurpreet, who was allegedly kept at a refugee camp in Germany along with her eight-year-old daughter, reached New Delhi today and thanked the Government of India for facilitating their return.
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday lauded the efforts of Indian Embassy in Berlin and Ambassador of India designate to Germany for helping distressed Indian woman Gurpreet and her eight-year-old daughter, who had been kept in a refugee camp in Germany by her husband's family.
Karachi, Feb 2 (ANI): Nobel prize laureate Malala Yousafzai will seek to persuade world leaders at a conference in London to raise 1.4 billion dollars in 2016 for Syrian refugee children's access to education.
Sweden to deport 80,000 asylum seekers Jan 29, 6:10 pm
Kabul, Jan.29 (ANI): Sweden has said that nearly 80,000 asylum seekers whose applications for refuge have been rejected will be deported, including Afghans.
Colombo, Jan. 23(ANI): Australia has expressed concern over the use of Indian coast to illegally migrate to Australia following the arrest of six Sri Lankan refugees while attempting to take a boat to Australia from Velankanni in Nagappattinam district.
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