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Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Global migration & India: Crisis will only get worse

Amid Ayodhya celebrations, a disturbing tale of exploitation unfolds: a Sikh couple's abuse of a migrant relative revealed in US court

03 Feb 2024 12:48 AM

Book Review | Politician’s debut flags caste in Sikh diaspora

The novel examines ways of configuring human relationships with empathy and kindness.

23 Jul 2023 12:14 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Rishi, Suella fuel ‘outsider’ fears to remain in power?

The spectacle of two ethnic Indian politicians swearing to keep out foreign migrants isn’t modern Britain’s only inconsistency

07 Jun 2023 12:05 AM

"Disappointed" says Google CEO Sundar Pichai on H1-B visa ban

Pichai said he would stand with immigrants and work to expand opportunity for all

23 Jun 2020 1:23 PM

US to temporarily ban immigrant visas including H-1B

Nearly 500,000 migrant workers are employed in the US in the H-1B status

09 May 2020 8:44 AM


US to deny green card, citizenship to immigrants who use public benefits

78 per cent of households headed by non-citizen with no more than high school education use at least one welfare program.

13 Aug 2019 7:33 AM

62 migrants rescued off Libya's western coast

The country has been largely divided into two factions ever since the death of its dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

04 Aug 2019 11:23 AM

Heartbreaking photo captures mother, son pleading soldier to let them enter US

Lopez Obrador's spokesman Jesus Ramirez said the image was an example of the National Guard doing its job of looking after public security.

26 Jul 2019 9:49 AM

Centre will identify illegal immigrants, deport them: Amit Shah

NRC is being updated under the strict monitoring of SC in Assam and July 31 has been set as a deadline for final registered data.

17 Jul 2019 4:07 PM

65 Rohingyas found stranded in southern Thailand

Rohingyas, who belong to the Rakhine state in Myanmar, have been facing extreme persecution by authorities and majority Buddhists.

12 Jun 2019 5:57 PM


2 bodies retrieved from boat off Libya's coast; 73 migrants rescued

In recent years, thousands of migrants have lost their lives after undertaking dangerous sea travel on overcrowded rubber boats.

03 Jun 2019 9:13 AM

Trump celebrates new citizens in Oval Office ceremony

President Donald Trump used music and pageantry to welcome the five newest members of our great American family.

20 Jan 2019 12:51 PM

2,200 ‘illegals’ detected in Arunachal, asked to leave

It said without ILP, the National Register of Citizens (NRC) can only partially safeguard the indigenous people.

21 Aug 2018 4:35 AM

ATS arrests two more Bangla terror suspects

ATS officials till now claim to have busted two sleeper cells and arrested nine accused persons.

20 Mar 2018 2:17 AM

Trump recites anti-immigrant ‘Snake’ song during speech

‘The Snake,’ is a ballad by Al Wilson about a reptile who repays a ‘tender woman’ that nurses it back to health with a deadly bite.

24 Feb 2018 12:17 PM


UK: Indian-origin owners found guilty of renting out 'slum' house to 40

The occupants had just two bathrooms to share between them and the fire exits were all blocked, causing a safety hazard.

27 Jan 2018 8:37 PM

EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

Although more than half said they had felt discriminated against when they looked for housing because of their names.

21 Sep 2017 9:50 AM

US: Immigrants look for guardians in wake of deportation speculations

According to a study, there are about 5 mn children under the age of 18 are living with at least one parent who is in the country illegally.

04 Mar 2017 9:22 AM

US softens visa stance, may help Indian professionals

Indians also form a significantly large number of foreign workers coming to the US as scientists, doctors, engineers.

02 Mar 2017 7:09 AM

Germany: 3500 attacks against refugee shelters injured 560 including 43 children in 2016

In 2015 there were just over 1,000 criminal acts against refugee shelters while in 2014, there were only 199 such cases.

26 Feb 2017 8:32 PM