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Migrants

Why Does One Come Back?

Why Does One Come Back?

Jai and Biru returned to Ramgarh because they had Gabbar to eliminate. This essay delves into what makes all kinds of migrants—people who leave, relocate—return

23 April 2022
'We're Worse Off Than Orphans': Tales Of Displaced Kashmiri Pandits

'We're Worse Off Than Orphans': Tales Of Displaced Kashmiri Pandits

Over 100 registered Kashmiri Pandit families in a Jammu migrant camp feel abandoned by the government and society, with no one ready to shed a tear for them.

29 March 2022

COVID-19 rates plunge as decision nears on US asylum limits

One by one, a voice called out the names of 169 people who the U.S. Border Patrol had just released. Migrants rose from folding chairs in a clinic warehouse...

 Turkey: 12 Bodies Of Migrants Recovered At Greek Border

 Turkey: 12 Bodies Of Migrants Recovered At Greek Border

Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Twitter that the 12 were among 22 migrants who were pushed back into Turkey by Greek border guards. Turkey frequently...

02 February 2022

Poem: Florida Migrant Boat Capsize

The flesh and the rot, rot and fish/fish and us become one

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18 January 2022
Novak Djokovic's Deportation Exposes Australian Border Debate

Novak Djokovic's Deportation Exposes Australian Border Debate

Novak Djokovic arrived at a time when some Australians' overseas relatives still aren't able to visit because their COVID-19 vaccine types aren't recognized.


25 December 2021
Greece: 13 Dead After Migrant Boat Capsizes In Aegan Sea

Greece: 13 Dead After Migrant Boat Capsizes In Aegan Sea

Greece: The total number of people killed in the boat accidents, which have occurred in the last three days has reached 27. The sinkings came as smugglers...


10 December 2021
Mexico: 53 Migrants Killed In Accident

Mexico: 53 Migrants Killed In Accident

Mexico: at least 53 people from Central America were killed in when the truck they were in overturned. The deceased were covered in white shrouds and laid out...


25 November 2021
31 Dead As Migrant Boat Capsizes In English Channel

31 Dead As Migrant Boat Capsizes In English Channel

Authorities Wednesday found 31 bodies — including those of five women and a young girl — and two survivors.


21 November 2021
Pope Francis Hopes Charity Football Match Deals 'Kick' To Exclusion

Pope Francis Hopes Charity Football Match Deals 'Kick' To Exclusion

Among the players will be three migrants who arrived in Italy after living in a refugee camp in Lesbos, Greece, and are now being aided by a Roman Catholic...


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24 October 2021
Over 2,000 'Trapped' Migrants March Out Of Mexican City On Foot

Over 2,000 'Trapped' Migrants March Out Of Mexican City On Foot

Tens of thousands of migrants from Honduras, El Salvador and Haiti have been waiting in the southern city of Tapachula for refugee or asylum papers that might...


13 October 2021
J&K Govt Asks ‘Panicked’ Migrant Staff Not To Leave Valley; Work Or Face Action

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

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.


19 September 2021
US Ramps Up Its Plan To Expel Haitian Migrants Back To Their Homeland

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

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


17 August 2021
Uttarakhand Plans To drop ‘East Pakistan’ Term From Caste Certificates Of Bengali Migrants

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.


14 July 2021
1,146 Migrants And Refugees Died Attempting To Reach Europe By Sea This Year

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

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


06 July 2021
Tamil Nadu Man Wins Rs 50,000 Talent Competition For Migrants In Singapore

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...


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02 July 2021
SC Order Towards Making ‘Food For All’ A Reality

SC Order Towards Making ‘Food For All’ A Reality

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

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

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


11 June 2021
Migrant Workers Win Labour Suit Against Goodyear In Malaysia

Migrant Workers Win Labour Suit Against Goodyear In Malaysia

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


04 June 2021
Rajasthan HC Asks Govt To Explain Why Pakistani Refugees Are Not Eligible For Covid Vaccine

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

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...


02 June 2021
Pakistani Hindu Migrants In Rajasthan Demand Smooth Implementation Of Latest Guideline Of Citizenship

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

‘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...


28 May 2021
Vaccination Guideline No Way Excludes Pakistani Migrants: Rajasthan HC Tells State

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

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


24 May 2021
Cricket's Healing Touch: Asylum Seekers In Bosnia Find Joy In A 'Good Game'

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

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

Spurt In Corona, Lockdown Fears Spark Migration In Himachal Pradesh

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

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

‘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.


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