At least 120,000 displaced in Syria in past month: UN

At least 120,000 people have been displaced in Syria this month because of fighting, according to UN humanitarian officials.

Oct 27, 2015, 04:13 AM IST

1,850 killed, over 500,000 displaced in Yemen: UN

The United Nations said Tuesday that some 1,850 people had been killed and more than 500,000 have been displaced as a result of the conflict raging in Yemen since late March.

May 19, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Air strike kills at least 40 at Yemen camp for displaced

An air strike killed at least 40 people at a camp for displaced people in north Yemen on Monday, humanitarian workers said, in an attack which apparently targeted a nearby base for Houthi fighters battling President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Mar 31, 2015, 00:47 AM IST

Air strike kills at least 15 at camp for Yemen displaced: MSF

An air strike killed at least 15 people and wounded 30 at a camp for displaced people in northwest Yemen on Monday, the humanitarian agency Doctors without Borders said.

Mar 30, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Humanitarian corridors needed to reach many displaced in Iraq: IOM

The International Organization for Migration warned Friday that aid workers could not reach tens of thousands of Iraqis displaced by the violence rocking the country, urging the establishment of humanitarian corridors to access those in need.

Jun 27, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Assam floods: 250 villages affected, 75,000 people affected

The flood situation in Assam continued to remain critical with nearly 250 villages under water, affecting over 75,000 people across nine districts.

Jul 03, 2013, 21:05 PM IST

`Centre`s policies have aggravated problems of the displaced`

Jharkhand government blamed the Centre`s policies for problems being faced by displaced families and sought remedy to the issue.

Sep 06, 2012, 08:33 AM IST

90,000 displaced in Nigerian city hit by violence

Deadly clashes between Islamists and security forces last week have displaced 90,000 people in

Dec 28, 2011, 22:47 PM IST

Mitigate sufferings of the displaced people: Swami Agnivesh

Social activist Swami Agnivesh on Thursday
appealed to Jharkhand Governor MOH Farook to take steps to
mitigate sufferings of the displaced people in Ranchi
following the anti-encroachment drive by the administration.

Apr 21, 2011, 22:39 PM IST

Displaced villagers along Indo-Bangla border block highway

Thousands of villagers, displaced
due to erection of barbed wire fencing along the Indo-Bangla
border, on Wednesday blocked the Assam-Agartala National highway at
Reshambagan near here demanding proper rehabilitation.

Apr 06, 2011, 21:17 PM IST

Over 31000 PoK displaced families registered in J&K: Govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government
on Saturday said as many as 31619 families displaced from PoK during
partition riots in 1947 were registered in the state.

Mar 05, 2011, 18:35 PM IST

Brazil government says 100K displaced by floods

Reports show Brazil`s Minas Gerais state has been hit the hardest.

Jan 09, 2011, 11:59 AM IST

PM, Rajapaksa discuss issue of displaced Tamils

Rehabilitation of displaced
Tamils in Sri Lanka on Friday came up for discussion during a
meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President
Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Oct 15, 2010, 18:40 PM IST

2 mn displaced as floods wreck havoc in northern Nigeria

Heavy flooding has displaced about 2 million people, affecting 5,000 villages in northern Nigeria.

Sep 25, 2010, 20:33 PM IST

NHRC for package to locals displaced by land acquisitions

Noting that land acquisitions for
development projects result in "displacement of locals", the
NHRC has suggested that there should be a suitable "package"
to ensure that such oustees are taken care of.

Jul 28, 2010, 19:06 PM IST

400,000 now uprooted by Kyrgyzstan unrest: UN

Deadly ethnic clashes in Kyrgyzstan have forced at least 400,000 people to flee, UN said on Thursday.

Jun 17, 2010, 18:32 PM IST

27 mn people displaced within their country: UN

The number of people forcibly displaced within their own country grew by four percent to 27.1 million in 2009, the UN has said.

Jun 16, 2010, 10:39 AM IST

Sri Lanka sets deadline for resettlement of displaced people

The Sri Lankan government has
issued a new deadline to resettle tens of thousands of
internally displaced people (IDPs) who are still living in

Jun 03, 2010, 17:46 PM IST

Power projects: Rehabilitation policy for displaced

The Centre has formulated a
policy to rehabilitate people uprooted from their land due to
various power projects, Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar
Shinde said today.

May 09, 2010, 19:56 PM IST