Afghanistan's Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum exiled to Turkey

Afghanistan's embattled Vice President, Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum has left for Turkey, another long exile for the former warlord amid a criminal investigation into rape accusations leveled against him.

May 21, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Yahya Jammeh leaves The Gambia for exile after 22 years in power

The former President of The Gambia left the country on a flight bound for Guinea on Saturday, a day after agreeing to accept the results of last month's election and peacefully cede power, local media reported.

Jan 22, 2017, 10:46 AM IST

Taslima Nasrin’s latest memoir is a tribute to Kolkata – Book review

One of the most controversial literary figures of contemporary times, Taslima Nasrin has always been forthright in her opinions and thus the title of her latest memoir, Exile, is but a fitting synonym to a life lived under sustained duress.

Nov 17, 2016, 08:22 AM IST

Benazir, Musharraf did not want Sharif to return from exile, reveals ex-PM

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz has claimed that former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf and Benazir Bhutto did not want Nawaz Sharif to return to Pakistan before the 2008 general elections.

Jun 09, 2016, 22:13 PM IST

DNA: Kashmiri pandits–The forgotten minority

Despite all the attention on every issue, often forgotten case is that of the Kashmiri Pandits.

Nov 04, 2015, 23:08 PM IST

16 Pakistani journalists have gone into exile since 2010: Report

A new report has revealed that as many as 16 Pakistani journalists have gone into exile since 2010 due to work-related persecution.

Jun 18, 2015, 11:47 AM IST
Delhi High Court restores Lalit Modi's passport

Delhi High Court restores Lalit Modi's passport

Former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner, Lalit Modi can finally return to India. In a landmark judgment, Delhi High Court on Wednesday restored his passport. Besides, the ruling also set aside all the previous orders on the 48-year-old cricket administrator.

Aug 27, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

US Cuban exiles mark anniversary of 1994 migrant drowning

A flotilla of Cuban exiles left Florida`s Key West on Saturday to commemorate the drowning of 37 migrants -- including 10 children -- who fled their communist homeland two decades ago.

Jul 13, 2014, 01:55 AM IST

Autonomy, a `futile attempt` by Tibetan govt-in-exile: China

The "middle-way" proposed by the Tibetan government-in-exile seeking autonomy is a "futile attempt" to gain "legitimacy", the Chinese official media said today.

Jun 07, 2014, 14:52 PM IST

US releases email, tries to debunk Snowden claims

The US government released an email Thursday written by Edward Snowden, in a bid to debunk his claim that he raised concerns about mass spying programs before fleeing and engineering huge media leaks.

May 30, 2014, 02:27 AM IST

Senegal tense as nation awaits ex-president`s return

Senegalese security forces were braced Friday for the controversial homecoming of exiled former president Abdoulaye Wade, two years after he lost office in an election marred by violent protests. 

Apr 25, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Tibetans in exile can apply for Indian citizenship

Tibetan prime minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Tuesday said any Tibetan in exile in India could apply for Indian citizenship and his administration was not compelling anyone to apply for the citizenship.

Aug 20, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

History shows Snowden may face tough exile in Russia

Edward Snowden seems assured of a warm welcome in Russia and may even achieve celebrity status in his new home, but history suggests he will no longer be master of his fate and a Moscow exile will bring some difficult challenges.

Aug 03, 2013, 09:24 AM IST

Musharraf returns from exile for polls, vows to save Pakistan

Former military dictator Pervez Musharraf ended nearly four years in self-exile defying threats of arrest and assassination by Taliban, saying that he returned home to "save" Pak and would face all "challenges" that lay ahead.

Mar 24, 2013, 21:53 PM IST

Pak General Elections 2013: Musharraf ends exile, to return by this month

Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who has been living in self-exile for nearly four years, said on Friday he would return to Pakistan within a week of the formation of a caretaker administration later this month.

Mar 01, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

Exiled Tibetans stage anti-China rally in Jammu

Over 200 Tibetan exiles, including students, on Wednesday staged a rally in the state`s winter capital to protest against China`s rule in Tibet.

Jan 02, 2013, 20:19 PM IST

Dalai Lama trying to split the country: China

Slamming the Dalai Lama for his attempts to "split China", Beijing on Friday said it would resolutely oppose his "separatist activities" in any country.

Nov 30, 2012, 22:00 PM IST

Chinese Nobel laureate being pressured to go on exile: Report

China is trying to "force" the jailed dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo to go on exile abroad by putting pressure on his wife.

Oct 09, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

Getting back home not my main concern: Thaksin

Shinawatra has said that he can return home from his self
imposed exile on his own steam.

Apr 05, 2012, 00:41 AM IST

In exile, Husain wanted to destroy his paintings: Son

Forced to live away from India, MF Husain at one time wanted to destroy all his paintings, says his son Owais Husain.

Jul 04, 2011, 20:18 PM IST