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Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar: Rohingya Muslims Seek $150 Billion In Damages From Facebook For Facilitating Genocide

Dec 07, 2021 Deutsche Welle

Rohingya Muslims, in their lawsuit against Facebook said, 'Facebook has long been aware that hateful, outraged, and politically extreme content... is oxygen to the company's blood'. They seek $150 Billion in damages from the tech giant.

UN, Bangladesh Sign Deal To Aid Relocated Rohingya Refugees

Oct 11, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

More than 19,000 out of the 1.1 million Rohingya refugees in Southern Bangladesh have already been moved to the Bhasan Char island by the government.

Rohingya Leader Mohibullah Shot Dead Inside Bangladesh Refugee Camp

Mohibullah, who is in his 40s, was a teacher who emerged as a key refugee leader and a spokesman representing the Muslim ethnic group in international meetings.

Thousands Of Rohingya Homeless As Monsoon Wreaks Havoc In Bangladesh

Jul 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Thousands of shelters in various Rohingya refugee camps in Southern Bangladesh have been flooded in recent days, displacing thousands of people.

56 Shanties Housing 270 Rohingya Refugees Gutted In Blaze In Delhi

According to officials, the fire broke out at the Rohingya refugee camp located in Delhi’s Kalindi Kunj late on Saturday.

10 April, 2021

Fear Of Deportation Snatches Away Hope From Rohingyas In Jammu

Tarun Upadhyay

India rekindled hope of a normal life for many Rohingya refugees which is now fading away.

08 April, 2021

SC Restrains Centre From Deporting Rohingyas Detained In Jammu To Myanmar

Outlook Web Bureau

The bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde was hearing a plea seeking immediate release of detained Rohingya refugees in Jammu.

02 April, 2021

Assam Police Takes 14-Year-Old Rohingya Girl To Border For Deportation, Myanmar Refuses To Accept

Outlook Web Bureau

The Myanmar immigration officials refused to accept the girl stating that the international check-gate at Moreh in Manipur is shut since last year due to the pandemic

31 March, 2021

Book Excerpt: ‘No Land's People’ By Abhishek Saha

Abhishek Saha

The book details the humanitarian crisis that is unfolding in Assam brought about by the National Register Of Citizens.

07 March, 2021

155 Rohingya Refugees Taken To Detention Centre In Jammu

Naseer Ganai

Fear and panic hit Rohingya refugees as J-K launches identification drive

28 December, 2020

Bangladesh Ships Second Group Of Rohingya Refugees To Isolated Island

Associated Press (AP)

About 1,500 Rohingya refugees were sent to an isolated island in the Bay of Bengal, despite opposition from various human rights groups


04 December, 2020

Bangladesh Shifts 1,600 Rohingyas To Cyclone-Prone Island, Rights Groups Express Reservation


19 more ships were kept ready to ferry fellow refugees to the island in the next few days.

20 November, 2020

For India, Myanmar Matters. But Let's Not Forget The Cost

Angshuman Choudhury

Endorsing a regime that is widely accused of perpetrating mass atrocities sets a dangerous precedent.

23 January, 2020

'Rohingya In Myanmar Extremely Vulnerable': ICJ Orders To Prevent Genocide

Outlook Web Bureau

The ICJ also ordered Myanmar to report to them in four months on what measures the country has taken to comply with the order.

04 January, 2020

Next Move Is To Deport Rohingyas: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

'Rohingyas are not part of the six religious minorities in three neighbouring states. They have to go back,' said the BJP leader.

28 December, 2019

'Violates International Human Rights Law': UN On Myanmar's Treatment Of Rohingya

Associated Press (AP)

The UNGA resolution calls on Myanmar to take urgent measures to combat incitement of hatred against the Rohingya and other minorities.

25 December, 2019

'No Citizenship For Ahmadiyas, They Took Up Arms To Establish Pakistan': BJP Leader

Naseer Ganai

The BJP spokesperson said Sri Lankan Tamils were fighting for a separate homeland and not escaping from religious persecution.


16 December, 2019

The Unbearable Nothingness Of Being Sri Lankan Hindu

Shastri Ramachandaran

The Citizenship Act provides a path for Indian citizenship to Buddhists, but not to those persecuted by the Buddhists such as Sri Lanka’s Muslims and Hindus.

Photo Gallery

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra addresses a press conference at party office in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

Police escort activist Sudha Bharadwaj towards a van as she leaves the jail to appear in a special NIA court, ahead of her release on bail, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Shashank Parade

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra releases party's women manifesto for 2022 UP elections, at party office in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

A farmer at the Ghazipur border uses a 'hookah' as he waits for farmers' committee's decision on their future course of action, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

Farmers listen to a speaker during their protest at Singhu Border, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
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Dalit-Bahujan Women In Politics And The Missing Narratives

On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.

Dec 02, 2021 Kalyani K

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta