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Trump threatens US shutdown in Sept if no funding for Mexico wall

Trump made a similar threat in March to push for changes in immigration law that he says would prevent criminals from entering the country.

29 Apr 2018 11:19 AM

Indian companies have dramatically reduced H-1B visa filing: US daily

Owing to Trump administration's hardline anti-immigration stance, foreign nationals are reluctant to work for US-based companies.

03 Apr 2018 2:40 PM

Saudi Arabia not to retain passports of Indian crew on arrival: Air India

The move comes as a big relief to the crew of Air India and Jet Airways, the two Indian airlines which fly to Saudi Arabia.

31 Mar 2018 9:36 AM

Dreamers in limbo: Anti-deportation measures left out of federal spending bill

Trump's claim that he had Dreamers' best interests at heart provoked an uproar among immigrants and Democratic lawmakers.

24 Mar 2018 7:06 PM

Trump’s travel ban on Muslim-majority countries violates constitution: US court

As a candidate, Trump promised 'a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States.'

16 Feb 2018 8:35 AM


Fake job racket busted, woman and her son held

Later, they opened a call centre in the name of Mastech Experts Infosolution Pvt Ltd in Sector 3, Rohini.

11 Feb 2018 1:43 AM

Ending merit-based immigration will end green card backlog: US

Indian-Americans are highly skilled and come to the US mainly on H-1B work visas are the worst sufferers of the current immigration system.

09 Feb 2018 5:28 PM

Big, bold and bright: London street mural artist fetes immigration

He did not stage any formal publicity and was surprised by the widespread attention.

24 Jan 2018 12:16 AM

3-day-long shutdown lifted in US as Trump signs bill to reopen govt

The step set stage for thousands of federal workers to return on Tuesday, cutting short what could have been a costly impasse.

23 Jan 2018 10:49 AM

Device unlocked: US customs agents are checking more mobiles at airports

According to CBP, ‘agents conducted 60 per cent more searches of travellers’ cellphones’ in 2017.

06 Jan 2018 5:23 PM


US ‘sanctuary for Americans not criminal aliens,’ says Donald Trump

Trump highlighted the case of 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle, who was shot by Mexican national Jose Inez Garcia Zarate.

10 Dec 2017 2:28 PM

World's first AI politician developed

The virtual politician, called SAM, was created by Nick Gerritsen, an entrepreneur in New Zealand.

27 Nov 2017 1:56 PM

Sweden grants temporary asylum to 106-year-old Afghan woman

The Migration Court of Appeal said Wednesday it has reversed a decision to deport Bibihal Uzbeki who is severely disabled.

04 Oct 2017 6:23 PM

Under Trump's influence, new white nationalist groups find root in US

Analysts say theses groups may have members in the tens of thousands and tacit supporters in the hundreds of thousands.

15 Aug 2017 12:27 PM

UK to modernise border control; scrap landing cards for Indians, others

According to the department, the changes are expected to free up staff and enable Border Force to better deploy their resources.

07 Aug 2017 8:24 AM


Trump's travel ban harsh blow: Iranian-American community

The temporary ban requires people who want new visas to prove a close family relation in the US or an existing relationship with an entity.

01 Jul 2017 12:06 PM

Indian-origin immigration adviser banned for UK visa fraud

Alpesh Patel was entrusted to advise vulnerable people who could not handle their immigration cases on their own.

30 Jun 2017 4:15 PM

H1B visas to return as workload permit, says US immigration agency

USCIS started premium processing of all H1B visa requests for doctors under a waiver program and for government agency waivers.

29 Jun 2017 1:06 PM

Australia announces online visa application facility for Indians

In the first four months of 2017, Australia granted more than 65,000 visitor visas to Indian nationals.

19 Jun 2017 12:34 PM

US migrants fear end to ‘temporary’ status under President Trump

Advocates of extending the program say it would be cruel to disrupt families that are now firmly established in the US.

29 May 2017 7:58 PM