UN members adopt Global Compact on Refugees

United Nations : An overwhelming majority of the UN member states on Monday voted in favour…

Afghanistan faces exceptional levels of drought, food insecurity: UN

Geneva : UN officials and agencies on Tuesday spoke of exceptional levels of drought in Afghanistan…

UN: 20,000 Yemeni families benefit from UAE grant

Aden : The United Arab Emirates grant to support the “Yemen: Humanitarian Response Plan 2018” of…

US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

By Safvan Allahverdi, Washington: The U.S. on Tuesday announced its withdrawal from the UN Human Rights…

Over 5mn Afghan refugees return home in 16 years: UNHCR

Kabul : More than 5 million Afghan refugees have returned to their militancy-plagued country over the…

Rohingya organizations criticize recent UN-Myanmar deal

By Sena Guler, Ankara: Rohingya organizations worldwide criticized on Sunday a new agreement signed between Myanmar…

UAE orders additional aid for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Abu Dhabi : Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president and prime minister of the…

We are refugees and not illegal immigrants, Rohingyas tells SC

New Delhi : A Rohingya petitioner on Friday told the Supreme Court that they were not…

UNHCR commends Saudi Arabia for supporting Syrian refugees

Riyadh : The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) commended Saudi Arabia for taking care of…