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Illegal immigrants

Dubious politics behind rush to enact new CAB

Thus, when illegal immigrants become citizens under the new law, they will not be free to reside where they like as other citizens.

06 Dec 2019 2:51 AM

Lost in translation: Migrants or criminals?

Singh adds that it's high time police took action against the owners and prepare a database of labourers.

22 Nov 2019 2:51 AM

UP cops issues directive to identify, deport illegal immigrants from Bangladesh

It also asked officers to be wary of immigrants who take shelter in roadside slums by posing as residents of other states.

01 Oct 2019 3:18 PM

‘No one came to India after 1971,’ says Bangladesh Finance Minister Asaduzzaman Khan

This came as a response to Assam FM Himanta Biswa Sarma said that Bangladesh would be approached to take back its people.

01 Sep 2019 7:26 PM

3 Bangladeshi including woman taken for trafficking, arrested in UP

Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS), Army Intelligence Unit and police officials are questioning them.

28 Aug 2019 8:37 AM


19 states sue Trump administration over indefinite migrant detention

A 1997 agreement says immigrant children must be kept in least restrictive setting and shouldn't spend more than 20 days in detention.

27 Aug 2019 12:32 PM

All illegals to be deported, says Amit Shah

Minister says will identify and deport all illegal immigrants across India.

18 Jul 2019 1:28 AM

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

Trump ‘hates’ photo of dead migrants, says that father was probably wonderful guy

Ramirez and daughter Valeria were trying to cross into US after fleeing from El Salvador when they were swept into Rio Grande.

27 Jun 2019 10:46 AM

Donald Trump orders immigration sweep targeting 2,000 families: Report

The family roundup is likely to begin with pre-dawn raids in up to 10 cities including Houston, Chicago, New York and Miami.

22 Jun 2019 4:10 PM


Must stop people from crossing border like going to 'Disneyland', says Trump

'They are coming like it's a picnic, like 'let's go to Disneyland,'' Trump said.

10 Apr 2019 9:09 AM

'Our country is full,' says Trump at Mexico Border, asks immigrants to 'turn around'

In a message to those heading for the United States, Trump said: 'The system is full and we can't take you anymore.'

06 Apr 2019 9:03 AM

31 Rohingya in limbo on Bangladesh-India border

This group crossed barbed-wire fences along Indian part of border, but Bangladesh border guards stopped them from entering their territory.

21 Jan 2019 8:32 PM

Centre gives 6-month extension to complete update of NRC by June 30

The draft NRC was published on July 30 and included the names of 2.9 crore people out of the total 3.29 crore applications.

27 Dec 2018 2:07 PM

SC extends NRC deadline for filing claims, objection on inclusion of names

The extension has been extended to December 31, 2018 from December 15.

12 Dec 2018 6:02 PM


Only 5.50 lakh claims filed for inclusion in NRC

Poor response shows 35L people not keen to get ‘legal citizen tag’; rush mainly in 3 districts.

01 Dec 2018 2:35 AM

US judge blocks order by Trump barring asylum to illegal immigrants

Judge Jon Tigar issued a temporary restraining order which is effective immediately, applies nationwide and lasts until at least Dec 19.

20 Nov 2018 1:39 PM

Only 4.5L out of 40 lakh have so far applied for inclusion in Assam NRC: Sources

Less than 200 applications have been received by authorities challenging inclusion of the names of suspected illegal immigrants in NRC.

18 Nov 2018 4:25 PM

None turned up voluntarily: Rohingya repatriation effort fails, Yangon blames Dhaka

About 1,000 Rohingya men, women and children protested against repatriations, shouting 'We want justice'.

16 Nov 2018 1:05 PM

Official casts doubts over Rohingya repatriation, says none want to return

Fearing repatriation, refugees who fled to Bangladesh with testimony of murder, rape and arson after a military crackdown went into hiding.

15 Nov 2018 12:33 PM