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MMC Asia 4Mi Snapshot – June 2021: Protection risks facing Rohingya refugees en route to Malaysia

Reliefweb 22 Jun 2021
Engage authorities in major transit countries, including Thailand, Bangladesh and Indonesia, to uphold legal and institutional frameworks which make accountable the perpetrators of protection violations, particularly smugglers and state officials ... know their legal status.
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Call for Expression of Interest for EXTERNAL CROSS-FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT IN SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGES BANGLADESH

Reliefweb 21 Jun 2021
The planned assessment is to take place at the programme location of Khulna and the national office of SOS Children’s Villages Bangladesh in Dhaka ... Previous experience in Bangladesh or the South-East Asia region is a strong asset; ... Understanding of the socio-political, legal, and cultural context in Bangladesh and the South-East Asia region;.
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Stranded, stateless, detained: New report reveals 700,000 Rohingya children are denied basic rights across Asia

Reliefweb 17 Jun 2021
According to a new report to mark World Refugee Day, No safe haven, Rohingya children across Myanmar, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia are prevented from accessing quality education and legal protection, which can expose them to abuse, child labour, child marriage, trafficking and detention ... Statelessness and lack of legal status.
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Centre’s order on giving citizenship to refugees separate from CAA, SC told

Hindustan Times 15 Jun 2021
... 16 districts and home secretaries of seven states to process citizenship applications of legal migrants belonging to six specified minority communities of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Bangladesh — Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians — for a period of two years.
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Bangladesh high court seeks documents on ex-PM Khaleda Zia's birth date

The Times of India 14 Jun 2021
The virtual high court bench of Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Sardar Md Rashed Jahangir issued the order on Sunday after hearing a writ petition filed on May 31 by Supreme Court lawyer Md Mamun-or-Rashid challenging the legality of celebrating the birthday of 75-year-old Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief on August 15.
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‘Regional parties cannot come together against BJP because states compete with each other’

Indian Express 13 Jun 2021
After that we have to take it up with the government of Bangladesh, that look this is the proof, they have come from Bangladesh and we must try to send them back ... India has a historical, constitutional and legal responsibility towards the minorities of Pakistan and Bangladesh ... Assam can be an economic partner with Bangladesh.
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Minimum legal age for marriage could be raised to 18 in England and Wales as ...

The Daily Mail 12 Jun 2021
Former chancellor Sajid Javid is seeking to raise the legal age for marriage to 18 (Paul Ellis/PA) ... 'Indeed, when Bangladesh lowered the legal age of marriage from 18 to 16, ministers there were said to have directly pointed to our laws to justify their move.
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Sajid Javid seeks to raise the minimum age for marriage to 18

AOL 11 Jun 2021
The legal minimum age to get married in England and Wales could be raised to 18 under backbench legislation being tabled by former chancellor Sajid Javid ... “Indeed, when Bangladesh lowered the legal age of marriage from 18 to 16, ministers there were said to have directly pointed to our laws to justify their move.
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Legal age you can get married to be raised in England and Wales

Metro UK 11 Jun 2021
Getty). The minimum legal age to get married in England Wales is to be raised to 18, it has been reported ... ‘Indeed, when Bangladesh lowered the legal age of marriage from 18 to 16, ministers there were said to have directly pointed to our laws to justify their move ... .
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Minimum legal age for marriage to be raised to 18 as forcing 16-year-olds to wed ...

The Daily Telegraph 11 Jun 2021
The current law allows child marriage under 18 through the “legal exception” of parental consent ... “Indeed, when Bangladesh lowered the legal age of marriage from 18 to 16, ministers there were said to have directly pointed to our laws to justify their move.
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Yahoo Daily News 10 Jun 2021
DEL43 BSF-LD CHINESE NATIONAL Chinese national held by BSF along India-Bangladesh border in WB Kolkata. A Chinese national was apprehended by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the India-Bangladesh international border in West Bengal on Thursday, officials said. LEGAL LEGAL ...
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Greece says many migrants in Turkey could seek asylum there

Beaumont Enterprise 07 Jun 2021
Mitarachi added that the decision “is fully in line with international law and enhances Greece’s legal arsenal against (asylum) requests by citizens of Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Somalia, who objectively have no reason not to consider Turkey a safe country.”.
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Tax rebate for Bangladesh companies hiring transgender people

Al Jazeera 04 Jun 2021
Bangladesh has declared a tax rebate for companies hiring transgender people to boost the government’s social inclusion efforts for the marginalised group in the Muslim-majority South Asian country ... Bangladesh began allowing trans people, known as hijra, to legally register as third gender in 2013 and has provided support to the group since then.
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Oppn Cong seeks early completion of NRC process in Assam

Yahoo Daily News 03 Jun 2021
... to find out wrongful inclusions, especially in districts bordering Bangladesh, and exclusions in the NRC ... The information were asked to be provided to all the legal migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan who were given long term visas, the official letter had said.

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