"India has been home to refugees for centuries. It has continued to receive a large number of refugees from different countries" states NHRC.
Sep 16, 2017
India faced several formidable challenges to its unity and survival as one country, but, it still remains the world's largest democracy, as an invincible nation.
Sep 15, 2017
The UNHRC had said that 3,70,000 Rohingyas have fled violence-affected Myanmar's Rakhine state and sought refuge in Bangladesh.
Sep 14, 2017
The Philippines House of Representatives has voted to slash the budget of a government agency investigating President Rodrigo Dutertes war on drugs. The budget of the Commission on Human Rights was cut from $38m to $20, but the new proposal still requires approval by the Philippines Senate.
Sep 13, 2017
270,000 Rohingya have fled from Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh in the past two weeks. The ethnic minority is fleeing violence in Myanmars Rakhine State. Resources of aid agencies and communities in Bangladesh are strained. Villagers said they were told to feed the refugees and send them on to camps. Bangladesh is already caring for hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who previously fled discrimination in Myanmar.
Sep 9, 2017
Recent weeks have seen over 120,000 Rohingya people leave Myanmar for Bangladesh due to violence against them in the country. In the past, they have been described as one of the most persecuted peoples on Earth.
Sep 6, 2017
According to reports, the residential building near JJ Junction on Pakmodia Street in Bhendi Bazaar area was undergoing some redevelopment work.
Aug 31, 2017
The surgery that started around 9am yesterday, was still on at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
Aug 29, 2017
The report says, majority of India's population, both rural and urban, lives in homes with space smaller than the minimum floor area per person recommended for prison cells.
Aug 28, 2017
Watch the video to look at how twitteratis reacted over Supreme Court's historic decision on instant 'triple talaq'.
Aug 26, 2017
The Supreme Court on Thursday, August 24, said privacy was a fundamental right. Read to know what that means for Aadhaar.
Aug 24, 2017
The Supreme Court today held triple talaq being practised by the Muslim community as "unconstitutional", "arbitrary" and "not part of Islam".
Aug 22, 2017
The practice of pronouncing 'talaq' thrice, thus effectively ending a marriage, is forbidden by law in numerous Muslim-majority countries.
Aug 22, 2017
Indians follow many obsolete laws that have been prevalent from the time of British colonial rule. Here is a list of top five archaic laws, still practised in India.
Aug 22, 2017
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