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Immigration

H-1B workers now can't be employed in US federal jobs following Trump's executive order

The move follows the June 23 suspension of H-1B and other foreign work visas until end 2020 to safeguard American jobs in an election year.

04 Aug 2020 9:59 PM

Australia extends visas for Hong Kongers in response to China’s security law

Countries like Canada and Britain too looking at options to accommodate Hong Kong residents fleeing the country

09 Jul 2020 12:06 PM

No plan to set up detention centres to house illegal immigrants in Kerala: CMO

No such decision has been taken, a statement from CMO said adding false propaganda was being carried out in a section of media.

28 Dec 2019 8:52 AM

Dutch find 25 migrants alive in refrigerated truck on British ferry

DFDS Seaways, which operates the cargo ferry, said that the migrants had come on board on a lorry trailer, De Telegraaf newspaper said.

20 Nov 2019 9:18 AM

'It's absurd': Canadian woman told her French not 'good enough' for Quebec residency

French is the official language of government, commerce and the courts in Quebec -- a former French colony ceded to Britain in 1763.

09 Nov 2019 11:16 AM

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Canadian man deported after beating up Delhi airport immigration official

Another incident was reported at Terminal 3 involving an immigration officer and a passenger.

13 Sep 2019 11:04 AM

Indian-origin woman sentenced for smuggling hundreds of aliens into US

Patel, a bail bondswoman, was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment for her role in smuggling hundreds of illegal aliens into US.

19 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

US proposes increasing merit-based immigration to 57%

Jared Kushner said just 12 per cent of people become legal immigrants through merit-based system right now.

17 Jul 2019 1:45 PM

US moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico

Cracking down on migration has been a signature policy of President Donald Trump.

16 Jul 2019 1:06 PM

Migrant woman slams ‘cruelty’ of US detention as infant daughter dies in custody

Yazmin Juarez said she fled to the United States last year with her 19-month-old Mariee 'because I feared for our lives in Guatemala'.

11 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

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Donald Trump says immigration raids will start 'fairly soon'

ICE operations are expected to involve 'collateral arrests' in which undocumented migrants not targeted by officers are picked up in raids.

06 Jul 2019 2:13 PM

Migrants can opt ‘not to come’ if they dislike squalid camps: Donald Trump

The reports raised pressure on the Trump administration to shut the facilities and release the migrants.

05 Jul 2019 9:25 AM

'Biggest part of deal with Mexico has not been revealed,' tweets Trump

US wants Mexico to be declared safe third country in which asylum seekers would have to seek safe harbour instead of US.

12 Jun 2019 10:52 AM

English classes, legal services cut for immigrant kids under US government care

Move appears to violate a legal settlement, Flores agreement that requires govt to provide education and recreation to immigrant children.

06 Jun 2019 12:45 PM

US company to pay USD 1.1 mn dues to H-1B employees, including Indians

In all, 594 H-1B employees will receive their back wages, an official statement said.

05 Jun 2019 9:25 AM

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US to hit Mexico with tariffs over 'illegal migrants': Donald Trump

Donald Trump said on June 10th, the United States will impose a 5 per cent Tariff on all goods after he posted a video of illegal migrants.

31 May 2019 8:51 AM

Trump rolls out better green card plan, to benefit skilled Indians

The immigration reform proposals significantly increase the quota for skilled workers from existing nearly 12 per cent to 57 per cent.

17 May 2019 12:00 PM

Donald Trump calls for huge increase in quota for skilled migrants

'The biggest change we make is to increase the proportion of highly skilled immigration from 12 per cent to 57 per cent,' he said.

17 May 2019 9:05 AM

Indian green card aspirants may benefit as Trump has a new immigration plan

The new policy calls for issuing more than half of the green cards to those based on employment or skills.

16 May 2019 10:53 AM

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