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Afghan, Rohingya refugees struggle to find work in Delhi

Afghan, Rohingya refugees struggle to find work in Delhi

Sepember 16, 2014: Formerly a journalist, an Afghan refugee in Delhi puts an Afghani roti on a chop board, gingerly places slices of marinated chicken, onion and tomato, and completes an Afghani wrap ...

“Getting an Indian passport is the only solution to our woes”

“Getting an Indian passport is the only solution to our woes”

NEW DELHI, June 20, 2014: “Getting an Indian passport is the only solution to the problems faced by all the Afghan refugees that began over two decades back when we migrated from our homeland in Af...

Afghan refugees in India refuse to return fearing violence

Afghan refugees in India refuse to return fearing violence

December 22, 2013: As US forces' drawdown from Afghanistan looms, Afghan refugees living in the national capital refuse to return to their homes fearing violence. Refugees from the war-torn country t...

Afghan refugees weigh options as 2014 looms

Afghan refugees weigh options as 2014 looms

November 14, 2013: With NATO withdrawing from Afghanistan by 2014, Afghan refugees in India predict an uncertain future. Mahmud Ahmad, an Afghan refugee who works as a waiter in the Indian capital, N...

India a Hub for Patients From Afghanistan

India a Hub for Patients From Afghanistan

November 1, 2013: Three years ago, the family of Rohullah Afzali, 23, a medical student at a university in Herat in western Afghanistan, noticed changes in his behavior. He was often brooding, anxious...

India, a home away from home for Afghan refugees

India, a home away from home for Afghan refugees

August 17, 2012: Years of war and instability in Afghanistan have forced many of its citizens to migrate to other countries. In India, many Afghans live as refugees and are registered with the UNHCR (...

AFGHANISTAN-INDIA: Afghan Sikh refugees want a slice of globalising India

AFGHANISTAN-INDIA: Afghan Sikh refugees want a slice of globalising India

December 14, 2006: Manmeet Kaur was four years old when her family fled Afghanistan. Today, this 18-year-old Afghan Sikh refugee calls Delhi her home, avidly watches ‘L’il Champs’ – a hugely p...

 

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