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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.
Pakistan needs to actively pursue terrorist organizations using their soil: U.S.  May 25, 9:24 am
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.
Britain grants refugee status to former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed  May 23, 6:00 pm
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.
UNHCR for immediate transfer of refugees, asylum seekers on Manus Island, Nauru  May 5, 1:24 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.
Slovenia, Croatia ban refugee transit to other European countries  Mar 9, 3:59 pm
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.
Sushma lauds Indian embassy for helping distressed Indian woman  Feb 3, 9:31 pm
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.
Malala calls for 1.4 bln dollar education fund for Syrian refugee children  Feb 2, 10:16 am
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.
Australia concerned over illegal migration of Lankan refugees via Indian coasts  Jan 23, 5:24 pm
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.
EU to address the 'root causes' of refugee crisis in Afghanistan  Jan 16, 3:43 pm
Kabul, Jan.16 (ANI): The European Union (EU) Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, has called on European institutions to deal with 'the root causes' of the migrant and refugee crisis.
Refugees fleeing war in Syria affiliated with ISIS: Donald Trump  Jan 10, 11:57 am
Washington D.C., Jan 10 (ANI): Republican front-runner Donald Trump told a rally on Friday that refugees fleeing war in Syria were affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Arunachal Pradesh shelters Tibetan refugees  Jan 1, 6:28 pm
Itanagar, Jan. 1 (ANI): Arunachal Pradesh's Choephelling Tibetan refugee settlement camp has given shelter to a large number of refugees form Tibet in Changlang district where the Tibetan refugees are engaged in weaving and handicraft work for their survival.
Obama welcomes Iraq refugee as new U.S. citizen  Dec 16, 10:04 am
Washington D.C, Dec. 16 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama reiterated that America is at the risk of repeating past mistakes if its turns away the victims of war, especially those from Syria and welcomed an Iraq refugee as a US citizen.
Want to 'drastically' decrease arrival of refugees in Germany: Merkel  Dec 14, 9:16 am
London, Dec. 14 (ANI): Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she wants a significant drop in the number of refugees coming to Germany, which is expected to be more than 340,000 this year.
'Welcome home': Canadian PM to Syrian refugees in Toronto  Dec 11, 3:26 pm
Toronto, Dec. 11 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has welcomed the government plane carrying Syrian refugees in Toronto and pledged to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of February.
Swaraj should discuss 'Hafiz Saeed, Dawood' with Pak: Congress  Dec 8, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 8 (ANI): Expressing support for the visit of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to Islamabad today, the Congress Party, however, demanded that the dialogue be held in a way that a concrete outcome can be expected from it, and also urged Swaraj to raise the issue of 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim who are allegedly taking refuge on Pakistan soil.