Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 00:52
A Syrian toddler died on Sunday when a fire ripped through the family tent in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon, a security official said.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 15:49
Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday visited the refugee camp at Mandapam near here and spoke with Sri Lankan refugees.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 00:59
Italian coastguards on Monday rescued around 120 mostly Syrian refugees from a packed fishing boat adrift off the coast of southern Italy in gale-force conditions.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 19:50
The polling party on Monday reached the six relief camps for Bru refugees in North Tripura district and would supervise polling by Bru voters on Tuesday and Wednesday while the polling in the election to the 40-member Mizoram assembly to be held on November 25.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 23:52
The Jammu and Kashmir government will send a comprehensive package to the central government for rehabilitating Pakistani refugees settled in Jammu following displacement in 1947, 1965 and 1971.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 16:10
The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to dole out Rs.90 crore as a one-time financial aid to some 1,800 riot-hit Muslim families still in refugee camps so that they start life anew.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 18:06
A total of 97 Muslims and 16 non-Muslims were killed in the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh last month, the Jamaat-e-Islami Hind has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:55
The UN Refugee Agency is delivering more aid across Syria in preparation for winter as the country is witnessing a 30-month conflict, a UN spokesperson said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 11:41
Actress Kareena Kapoor, the brand ambassador of Malabar Gold, Monday unvelied the brand`s online gold and diamond store and says people will enjoy shopping online.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 09:27
A Pacific islander is seeking recognition as the world`s first climate change refugee in New Zealand as rising seas threaten his low-lying homeland, the man`s lawyer said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 11:03
More than 30 people were still missing two days after a boat carrying asylum seekers to Australia sank off the Indonesian coast, killing 22 people including seven children, Indonesian security officials said on Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 13:10
The 16-year-old education activist attended a press conference unveiling the proposed initiative that would place some 400,000 Syrian refugee children in Lebanese schools.
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