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UN plane aborts landing as air strike...

UN plane aborts landing as air strike...

World

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The two sides have been fighting for almost a year in a conflict that has killed thousands of people...

ED: An overwhelming refugee crisis,...

ED: An overwhelming refugee crisis,...

Editorial

Thu, Aug 26 2021

It bears repeating that Myanmar has never shown any serious intent in taking back its own people

Bees find refuge from perilous world...

Bees find refuge from perilous world...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 9 2021

There has been a drastic fall in bee numbers around the world

UNHRC adopts resolution calling for...

UNHRC adopts resolution calling for...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Jul 12 2021

This is the first time that any resolution on the Rohingya was adopted in the UN without a vote

15 killed in suspected revenge attacks...

15 killed in Haiti revenge attacks

World

Thu, Jul 1 2021

The deceased include a journalist and an opposition activist

UNHCR: Many obstacles preventing refugee...

UNHCR: Many obstacles preventing refugee...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jun 25 2021

Serbia praised for bringing vaccine directly to asylum centres

UN: Global displacement from war, crises...

UN: Global displacement from war, crises...

World

Sat, Jun 19 2021

Global displacement figures an epic failure of humanity, says head of the Norwegian Refugee Council

Amid pandemic, number of people forced...

Number of people forced to flee homes...

World

Fri, Jun 18 2021

The UNHCR report found that in 2020 just 34,400 refugees were formally resettled globally - one-third...

Report: Refugees in India, elsewhere...

'Refugees in India, elsewhere hit hard...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

India is home to over 40,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled to the country from Myanmar

Biden drops promise for quick expansion...

Biden drops promise for quick expansion...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The Biden administration had recently stated it wanted to allow in some 60,000 refugees annually, ramping...

Kenya orders closure of refugee camps,...

Kenya orders closure of refugee camps,...

World

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The decision would have an impact on the protection of refugees in Kenya, including in the context of...

Bhashan Char: 3rd batch of Rohingyas...

Bhashan Char: 3rd batch of Rohingyas...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Jan 17 2021

A total 3,414 Rohingyas who were previously relocated to the island are doing well, top officials...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

79.5 million people were living uprooted and displaced-- more than 1% of the world's population

Ethiopia sees war ending, EU complains...

Ethiopia sees war ending, EU complains...

Africa

Sat, Dec 5 2020

Thousands of people are believed to have died while more than 46,000 refugees have crossed to neighbouring...

Salvini in court on migrant charges,...

Salvini in court on migrant

Europe

Sat, Oct 3 2020

A 500-strong police force will be tasked with preventing clashes between Salvini fans and left-wing...

OP-ED: A giant of a man with a very...

OP-ED: A giant of a man with a very...

Julian Francis

Sun, Sep 13 2020

In remembrance of Father Timm

ED: Treating them as citizens

ED: Treating them as citizens

Editorial

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Allowing the Rohingya to be part of Myanmar’s general elections should go a long way to establish...

Greece races to shelter thousands after...

Greece races to shelter thousands after...

Europe

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Several thousand people in cities across Germany staged rallies on Wednesday calling for their country...

Locked out by Covid-19, refugees' lives...

Locked out by Covid-19, refugees' lives...

World

Mon, Aug 31 2020

Millions of people have been thrown into limbo by the new coronavirus

ED: No end in sight

ED: No end in sight

Editorial

Tue, Aug 25 2020

The challenge on our hands now is much steeper than first anticipated

OP-ED: The solution they seek is voluntary...

OP-ED: The solution they seek is voluntary...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The following speech was delivered at the Liberation War Museum at the inaugural event for the Thread...