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Donald Trump to propose new 'filter' merit-based immigration system

Trump will propose ending diversity lottery system, which offers applicants from countries with low immigration rates chance to move to US.

16 May 2019 8:57 AM

US hit Pakistan with visa sanctions for refusing to take back deportees

The United States has imposed sanctions on Pakistan after it refused to take back its citizen deportees and visa over-stayers from America.

27 Apr 2019 9:41 AM

Trump's return policy for asylum seekers blocked by US judge

A US federal judge on Monday blocked President Donald Trump's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico.

09 Apr 2019 9:50 AM

Trump threatens to close US-Mexico border over immigration fall out

President Donald Trump renewed his threat to close the vital US-Mexico border.

30 Mar 2019 5:32 PM

'Proud' Donald Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border security

Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.

16 Mar 2019 8:24 AM


H1-B visas in doubt as Trump immigration crackdown widens

USCIS data released on Friday shows an increase in the number of completed H-1B applications receiving an RFE.

27 Feb 2019 12:17 PM

‘Immigration is good for Britain, we just need control,’ says Theresa May

Anna Soubry, accused May of having 'a problem with immigration' that had tied her hands in Brexit negotiations.

26 Feb 2019 9:10 AM

I'm generally working, not relaxing: Trump defends 'Executive time'

Donald Trump pushed back on Sunday at the suggestion he spends much of his work day taking it easy.

11 Feb 2019 12:56 PM

Watch: British woman slaps immigration officer in Bali, jailed

The incident occured after the accused women was told to pay a $4,000 fine for overstaying her visa by several months.

06 Feb 2019 4:57 PM

Indian American arrested on charges of H-1B fraud

Neeraj Sharma of New Jersey, is charged by complaint with one count of visa fraud and one count of naturalization fraud.

06 Feb 2019 8:52 AM


Will have access to all students by Monday: Indian Ambassador to US

Harsh Vardhan Shringla said that the 'weight of the government of India' is behind the detained students in the country.

03 Feb 2019 11:06 AM

12 immigrant workers at Trump golf course fired, lawyer says

A dozen immigrant workers at one of President Donald Trump's golf clubs in New York who are in the US illegally were fired.

27 Jan 2019 11:03 AM

Trump says he wants people to come to the US legally

President Donald Trump has said he wants immigrants to come to the US legally and through a system.

26 Jan 2019 2:11 PM

Trump wants people to come to US on merit, insists on building wall

President Donald Trump on Thursday said that he wants people to come to America based on merit.

24 Jan 2019 10:06 AM

Indian groups in UAE miss deadline to suggest changes in new draft Immigration Act

Several Indian expatriate groups in the UAE have missed the deadline to recommend changes in India's new draft Immigration Act.

20 Jan 2019 3:13 PM


Trump offers protection to immigrants in exchange for border wall

The shutdown, the longest in US history entered its 29th day.

20 Jan 2019 11:29 AM

Pence urges US diplomats to promote legal immigration

Vice President Mike Pence has urged US diplomats to welcome legal immigrants

17 Jan 2019 8:51 AM

Visa restrictions can increase illegal migration: Study

Illegal reorientation is especially problematic when government restrictions are placed on family reunification.

07 Aug 2018 6:17 PM

Melania Trump, US lawmakers call for end to migrant family separations

Melania Trump did not denounce Donald Trump's administration's policy, but instead called for bipartisan immigration reform to fix issue.

18 Jun 2018 8:37 AM

Foreign airline crew in immigration check trouble

Refusing to name the airlines, Sanjay Bhatia, DCP (IGI) said that a case has been filed against 3 foreign crew for violating immigration.

10 Jun 2018 1:45 AM