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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.
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.
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.
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.
Karachi, Dec. 8 (ANI): United Nations (UN) refugee chief Antonio Guterres has slammed nations for rejecting Syrian refugees because they are Muslims and said that this behaviour was fuelling terrorism.
US house approves bill to curb entry of Syrian, Iraqi refugees Nov 20, 9:47 am
London, Nov. 20 (ANI): US House of Representatives has approved a bill that seeks to block Syrian and Iraqi refugees from entering the US, in a major setback to the refugee policy of the Obama administration.
Rishikesh, Nov. 18 (ANI): In the wake of the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, the violence in Beirut and the refugee crisis across Europe, saints, pilgrims, devotees and yogis from all across India and the world joined together to pray and pledge for world peace and humanity,
PM must give package for Hindu refugees: Bhim Singh Nov 7, 1:09 pm
New Delhi/Srinagar, Nov. 7 (ANI): National Panthers Party (NPP) chief Bhim Singh on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give a package for Hindu refugees coming from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Pakistan.
Dehumaising language used for refugees similar to used before Holocaust, UN official Oct 14, 6:54 pm
London, Oct. 14 (ANI): Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nation (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights, criticised politicians for using dehumanising language while addressing the refugees crisis, saying that it was a repeat of the 1938 summit which took place before Holocaust.
Hundreds of refugees rescued by MSF in Mediterranean Oct 12, 11:45 am
New York, Oct. 12 (ANI): The Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres) have rescued hundreds of refugees in the Mediterranean travelling to Europe in two different rescue operations.
Three million more refugees to flee Syria, Turkey warns EU Oct 6, 5:58 pm
New York, Oct. 6 (ANI): Turkey has warned the European Union that an estimate of three million more refugees might flee from Syria.
New York, Oct 5 (ANI): Increasing numbers of Syrian refugees are returning to their homeland from Jordan due to drastic aid cuts, homesickness and inability to pay smugglers to sneak them into Europe.
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