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Remember toddler Aylan Kurdi, UNICEF chief says ahead of refugee summits

World leaders attending two major summits on the global refugee crisis this month must step up actions such as keeping families together and scaling back detention to stem the growing number of children in danger as they flee war, the head of UNICEF said on Wednesday.

Paris police on alert for refugee who may be planning attack

Paris police on alert for refugee who may be planning attack

Police did not have a name for the Afghan, the source said, and no active manhunt was underway.

Czech President says bar refugees to prevent "barbaric attacks"

The Czechs and other central Europeans have been the most critical of European Union`s response to the unprecedented migration crisis in which over a million people entered the bloc last year.

Bangladeshi national held near international border in Jammu

 A Bangladeshi national was arrested by the army near the international border in Jammu district, officials said on Saturday.

EU proposes more common asylum rules to limit refugees' movement

The European Commission proposed to harmonise further EU asylum rules.

Rebels launch attack in Syria's Aleppo after government cuts road

Rebels launch attack in Syria's Aleppo after government cuts road

Rebels launched an attack against government positions in the historic centre of Aleppo on Monday in response to an offensive that cut a road leading into the opposition-held sector of the city, monitors and insurgents said.

France to welcome 400 refugees per month from Greece

Escalating wars in Syria and Iraq, and political instability in many African countries forced millions of people to their homelands.

Austrian refugee centre fire was `arson attack`: Police

Arsonists were most likely behind a huge blaze which engulfed a newly-built but still empty refugee centre in northern Austria, police said on Wednesday.

German government plans to spend EUR 93.6 billion on refugees by end 2020: Report

Germany`s government expects to spend around EUR 93.6 billion by the end of 2020 on costs related to the refugee crisis, a magazine said on Saturday, citing a draft from the federal Finance Ministry for negotiations with the country`s 16 states.

Pope set to visit refugees in Greece as deportations stall

Pope set to visit refugees in Greece as deportations stall

Pope Francis will travel to the Greek island of Lesbos on the frontline of Europe`s refugee crisis next week, Athens announced Tuesday, as a controversial EU accord to send migrants back to Turkey stalled.

How old was Arjun Kapoor when his ‘Ki and Ka’ co-star Kareena Kapoor Khan made her Bollywood debut

How old was Arjun Kapoor when his ‘Ki and Ka’ co-star Kareena Kapoor Khan made her Bollywood debut

Arjun Kapoor reveals that his friendship with Kareena Kapoor Khan played a pivotal role in making their on-screen chemistry come alive. 

Refugees waiting for `miracle` as Balkan borders slam shut

Refugees waiting for `miracle` as Balkan borders slam shut

 For the past three days, 15-year-old Ola has clung onto a scrap of cardboard bearing the number 22, hoping her turn will finally come to cross the sealed metal fence on the Greek-Macedonian border.

Government raises safety concerns as new French refugee camp opens

France`s first international-standard refugee camp opened Monday despite opposition from Paris but the central government`s local representative raised safety concerns that could suspend its operations.

Suspects in Islamic State plot `lived in refugee shelters`: German police

Suspects in Islamic State plot `lived in refugee shelters`: German police

Algerians targeted in raids on Thursday over suspected links to the Islamic State group lived in refugee shelters, the German Police said.

Indian woman rescued from German refugee camp returns home, thanks government

Indian woman rescued from German refugee camp returns home, thanks government

Gurpreet, an Indian woman allegedly kept at a refugee camp in Germany along with her eight-year-old daughter by her in-laws, came back home on Thursday.

Indian woman rescued from German refugee camp returns today

Indian woman rescued from German refugee camp returns today

Gurpreet, an Indian woman allegedly kept at a refugee camp in Germany along with her eight-year-old daughter by her in-laws, will reach India on Thursday morning.

Body of Syrian child found in Bosphorus off Istanbul

Body of Syrian child found in Bosphorus off Istanbul

Turkish authorities have found in the Bosphorus Strait off Istanbul the body of a four-year-old Syrian child who went missing two weeks ago, media reports said Wednesday.

'Syrians are not terrorists,' refugee tells America

The Roustoms were the first of just four Syrian families to be resettled in Jersey City, a city of 262,000 where around 41 percent of the population is foreign born.

EU calls mini summit as Balkans buckle under refugee crisis

The EU has called a mini summit with Balkan countries on the migrant crisis.

Germany agrees refugee package as support for Merkel slips

Berlin; Chancellor Angela Merkel`s cabinet agreed a package of measures on Tuesday to help German towns cope with the influx of asylum seekers, as a poll showed her conservatives dipping to a one-year low on concerns about her handling of the crisis.