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J&K Govt Asks ‘Panicked’ Migrant Staff Not To Leave Valley; Work Or Face Action

Oct 13, 2021 Naseer Ganai

The Jammu and Kashmir government in its order said that if migrant staff fails to join their duties, they will face action as per service rules.

US Ramps Up Its Plan To Expel Haitian Migrants Back To Their Homeland

Sep 19, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The US authorities said the US would likely fly five to eight planes a day, starting Sunday.


Uttarakhand Plans To drop ‘East Pakistan’ Term From Caste Certificates Of Bengali Migrants

It fulfils a long-standing demand by members of the displaced Bengali community settled mostly in Udham Singh Nagar district.

1,146 Migrants And Refugees Died Attempting To Reach Europe By Sea This Year

Jul 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Central Mediterranean route between Libya and Italy was the deadliest, claiming 741 lives.


Tamil Nadu Man Wins Rs 50,000 Talent Competition For Migrants In Singapore

Ganesan Sandhirakasan won a competition for migrant workers in Singapore by performing Silambam, a traditional Indian martial arts form, in a viral TikTok video.

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02 July, 2021

SC Order Towards Making ‘Food For All’ A Reality

Dipa Sinha

The stranded migrant crisis caused by the national lockdown, imposed with little notice, in March 2020 shook the conscience of the nation.


29 June, 2021

US Sees 40% Fall In Migrant Kids At Largest Shelter Since Biden

Associated Press (AP)

In mid-June, the administration reported about 2,000 boys and girls at the Fort Bliss facility amid child welfare advocates' concerns about inadequate conditions.


11 June, 2021

Migrant Workers Win Labour Suit Against Goodyear In Malaysia

Associated Press (AP)

The plaintiffs were the third group of foreign workers to win a case against Goodyear in the Industrial Court


03 June, 2021

Rajasthan HC Asks Govt To Explain Why Pakistani Refugees Are Not Eligible For Covid Vaccine

Tabeenah Anjum

Hindu Singh Sodha, president of the Seemant Lok Sangathan, said that the state government has failed to act upon the high court's direction which clearly states that Pakistani migrants should not be excluded from vaccination.


02 June, 2021

Pakistani Hindu Migrants In Rajasthan Demand Smooth Implementation Of Latest Guideline Of Citizenship

Tabeenah Anjum

‘It is the nexus between the administration, state, and the home affairs which are responsible for the delay in the citizenship of the Pakistani Hindu migrants,’ says Hindu Singh Sodha


28 May, 2021

Vaccination Guideline No Way Excludes Pakistani Migrants: Rajasthan HC Tells State

Tabeenah Anjum

Rajasthan High Court also directs the state government to ensure that Pak migrants get ration and food


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24 May, 2021

Cricket's Healing Touch: Asylum Seekers In Bosnia Find Joy In A 'Good Game'

Agencies

The opportunity for relaxation and fun at the Blazuj camp in Bosnia's capital, Sarajevo, was made possible by a Rome-based humanitarian group


24 April, 2021

Spurt In Corona, Lockdown Fears Spark Migration In Himachal Pradesh

Ashwani Sharma

More than the spread of infection, migrant labourers are scared of being stranded like last year in case of a lockdown


23 April, 2021

'Tell Me What Do I Do? Steal, Or Kill Myself?': Migrant Worker On Delhi Covid Lockdown

Astha Savyasachi

‘Corona won’t be able to reach us because we would have been dead by then. Dead by starvation,’ says Renu, whose husband lost his job two months ago.


22 April, 2021

One Virus, Second Wave And Multi-Fold Miseries Of Migrant And Informal Workers In India

Smita Khanijow

The fear of curfew and lockdown and the pull of harvest and marriage season are some other factors that are driving migration.


21 April, 2021

Delhi Government Forms A Committee For Aiding Migrant Workers Amid Week-Long Lockdown

Outlook Web Bureau

A large number of migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and other states have thronged bus terminals and railway stations fearing the extension of the six-day lockdown announced on Monday by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.


21 April, 2021

Around 77,000 Migrant Workers Sent Home In Over 1,500 Buses: Ghaziabad Administration

Outlook Web Bureau

According to District Magistrate, around 77,000 workers were sent to their destinations in 1,537 buses.


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21 April, 2021

Is Another Migrant Crisis Looming?

Jayanta Bhattacharya

Assuage Fears Of Migrant Workers: Unions To Govt


Photo Gallery

Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.

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Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.

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People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.

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BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.

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The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

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Kashmir/Violence

Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

Naseer Ganai
Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Opinion

Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu