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October 9, 2017 5:49 am gmt |
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“What wrong our father does”, the children of Sri Lankan refugee who shot dead by Swiss police, questioned with distress. Subramaniam Karan (38) from war affected Pudukkudiyiruppu- Mullaitivu, who migrated to Switzerland in 2015 resident in a migrant camp. The camp reported, there was frequent clash ...
In Srilanka
October 3, 2017 5:41 am gmt |
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The United Nation’s refugee arm has urged Australia to lift its game and ensure there’s proper care for people detained in Papua New Guinea following the suicide of a Sri Lankan Tamil, the Australian Associated Press reported. The 32-year-old’s death on Monday morning was the sixth refugee fatality o...
In Srilanka
October 2, 2017 6:51 am gmt |
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The man’s body was found in the grounds of Lorengau hospital where he had been receiving treatment for mental illness. Another refugee has died in Australia’s offshore detention regime, with a man found dead, apparently by suicide, on Manus Island. The man was a Sri Lankan Tamil and had been formally...
In World
September 10, 2017 8:41 am gmt |
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Sparse food supply remains a major concern among the Rohingya refugees living in temporary shelters of Cox’s Bazar City, Bangladesh. Though these refugees have managed to escape the violence in Myanmar, there is now a continuous struggle for food, with limited resources being distributed by bot...
In Canada
December 7, 2016 9:48 am gmt |
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was reduced to tears after being reunited with a Syrian refugee one year after welcoming the man and his family to their new country. Video capturing the meeting last week between Mr Trudeau and Vanig Garabedian has gone viral with nearly 3 million views. Both m...
In Srilanka
August 9, 2016 10:18 am gmt |
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A total of 75 Sri Lankan Tamils, who had sought refuge in Tamil Nadu, India during Sri Lanka’s internal strife, will return home today (9th Aug) under the UNHCR facilitated voluntary repatriation programme. Two flights have been booked to bring in the refugees. Twenty nine (29) persons (7 famil...
In Europe
August 1, 2016 8:47 am gmt |
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After Angela Merkel expressed her confidence in coping with refugee challenges last Thursday (28th July), many Germans expressed their full support to the nine-point plan to ensure security across the country. Merkel interrupted her vacation after four attacks claimed more than 10 live in southern Ge...
In World
August 1, 2016 7:00 am gmt |
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Multiple obstacles are keeping Syrian refugee children in Lebanon out of school despite the efforts of the UN refugee agency and the Lebanese government to integrate them into the country’s educational system. Of the Syrian refugees registered with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refug...
In Middle East
July 9, 2015 5:17 am gmt |
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The number of people fleeing the civil war in Syria has now passed four million, according to the UN refugee agency. An overwhelming majority of the refugees have fled to the neighboring countries, with Turkey hosting nearly 2 million alone, UNHCR said in its report released on Thursday. The UN agenc...
In Colombo
June 24, 2015 8:01 am gmt |
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It has been reported that certain part of the people who had been evacuated from the country due the unrest situation in Sri Lanka in past years, has been return.  The 46 Sri Lankan including 18 women who were return to the country are being noted as second group who came Sri Lanka after the [&hellip...
In India
June 15, 2015 5:12 am gmt |
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The Indian home affairs ministry said that it had granted citizenship to nearly 4,300 Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan and Afghanistan in its one year of being in power, nearly four times the number granted to such persons in the preceding five years.  According to officials in the government, t...
In India
April 30, 2015 6:29 am gmt |
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A ‘Q’ team of Tamil Nadu Police have arrested four Sri Lankans in Chennai.  The suspects have been identified as R. Balachandran alias Balan, 48, a native of Jaffna, P. Lingaran alias Athiyaman, 40, from Jaffna, G. Jayadasan, 43, and G. Dhanushan, 22, of Mullaitivu. The ‘Q’ br...