He said it was not the complaint of petitioners that the refugees were being sent back and the government was taking diplomatic steps to solve the problem. The law officer Tushar Mehta's assertion was a response to the petitioners alleging that border guards in the eastern part of the country, armed with stun guns and chilly spray, were pushing back the refugees right at the border.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), through counsel Gopal Subramanium said that refugees had a right to approach the court for securing their basic rights such as education and the court should hear them.
(G.N.S) Dt. 31 New Delhi A plea was being presented before apex court to seek concern about BSF was stopping Rohingya muslim refugees from entering India. "Don't want India to become a refugee capital", Mehta remarked.
The two applicants earlier filed a petition demanding that Rohingya refugees who had entered India following the crackdown in Rakhine should not be deported. Under this global customary law, no refugee can be forced to go back to the country where they are subjected to persecution.
This was illegal, Bhushan contended, as this was contrary to the worldwide principle of non-refoulement which states that refugees or asylum seekers shall not be forced to return to a country in which they are liable to be persecuted.
Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan, the counsel for the Rohingya petitioners, pointed out that it was against India's worldwide and humanitarian commitments to welcome refugees fleeing persecution from Myanmar with violence.
"People from every other country will flood our country", the additional solicitor general, who is representing the government, said on Tuesday, adding that the court could not intervene in the matter at present as there was no contingency, The Hindu reported. At this, the court said that the word "welcome" may be an exaggeration but there is a policy decision to that effect.
Previously on January 16, Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that the repatriation of Rohingya refugees on Bangladeshi territory will be completed within two years of the process beginning, the Bangladesh Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
Bhushan also referred to a notification issued by the Centre, saying all the communities except Muslims, who faced persecution in their country were welcome to come here.
It has to be determined whether he or she is a refugee, Mr Dhavan said, arguing that even as the government deals with this situation diplomatically, "the court should also decide on its own".
The CJI-led bench had, earlier, dismissed the appeal of government to allow the matter to be handled exclusively by the executive.
The day-shift supervisor seems to have been aware of the test, but thought it was for the outgoing night-shift employees instead. It took until 8:20 a.m. for the agency to post to its Twitter and Facebook accounts that there was no missile threat to Hawaii.
Every $10 rise in price of oil causes 0.2-0.3% drop in GDP, 0.4% rise in Current Account Deficit ( CAD ) and a rise inflation. He said the government "has thrown in the towel" and hopes that the private sector will come to the rescue of the economy.
Mr Rudd told a royal commission into the program the rollout would have been delayed had cabinet been warned of the safety risks. "The documents were in two locked filing cabinets sold at an ex-government sale in Canberra", the ABC says .
The lawmakers were scheduled to spend the next few days at the West Virginia resort for their annual issues conference. Sanders said that President Donald Trump has been fully briefed on the situation and is receiving regular updates .
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Speaking to the athletes, Putin reiterated his complaint that the ban against Russian Federation was politically motivated. They can not wave the Russian flag at the event and, if they win, the Russian anthem will not be played.
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At least three people were killed and two others injured when a helicopter crashed on Tuesday into a house in California , US. He said the helicopter had just gotten updated equipment a week ago, though he didn't have further details.
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While efforts at the federal level have been unsuccessful, 16 states have enacted pain-capable abortion bans , according to NRLC. He urged the Senate to reconsider its decision and pass legislation that will "celebrate, cherish, and protect life".
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Earlier this morning, Facebook announced that it would all ads for bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). No details were revealed by the customs authorities on what action was to be taken against these crimes and breach of rules.
Jeff Flake , also an Arizona Republican, responded, "This is why we can't have nice things..." to Gosar's tweet . Dozens of Dreamers have been invited by Democratic members of Congress to attend Tuesday's speech.
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Menendez, 64, was charged with trading his political influence for gifts and campaign donations from Melgen, 63. In a statement, Melgen's attorney Kirk Ogrosky said his client "is now and has always been innocent".
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Named as Eastern Conference reserves were Love, Beal, Kristaps Porzingis, Kyle Lowry, Wall, Al Horford and Victor Oladipo. He averages 14.7 points and 15 rebounds this season, compared to Simmons' 16.6 points, 7.9 rebounds and 7.3 assists.
The findings were published online today (Jan. 30) in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences . The researchers found that Wikie successfully copied all of the sounds, a lot of them in fewer than 10 tries.
The state government announced Rs 5 lakh compensation to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 compensation to the injured. Civilians started assaulting officials and attacking police vans in irritation for their late arrival.
It hurt than normal about 33% brighter and he gets to see that already this morning. "None of the events are rare in themselves". Visible supermoons appear 14% bigger and 30% brighter than full moons that occur at the farthest point in the moon's orbit.