An exhausted Rohingya woman Life 

Mumbai photojournalist Danish Siddiqui wins Pulitzer prize for series on Rohingya genocide

An exhausted Rohingya woman – drained and dejected – falls to her knees on the Bangladesh shore. In the back ground, a group of men offload their belongings after crossing into the country by boat through the Bay of Bengal, a photo taken by Mumbai-based photographer Danish Siddiqui, are among the pictures shot by a Reuters team that won the… Read More
India allows 1,300 Buddhists refugees to enter Mizoram from Myanmar’s Rakhine state Current Affairs 

India allows 1,300 Buddhists refugees to enter Mizoram from Myanmar’s Rakhine state

Lawngtlai, Mizoram: In a contradiction of its own policy, Indian government has allowed over 1,300 tribal Buddhist refugees from Myanmar’s Rakhine region to enter Mizoram. This comes nearly a month after the Union Home Ministry had directed the northeastern states to take strict measures to prevent Rohingyas — who are Muslims — from entering Indian territory despite persecution by the… Read More