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AA Edit | RVM: Good idea. Will it work?

A large number of electors will find it easy to vote from the place they are currently working out of.

02 Jan 2023 12:27 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | Different, and same: Pandemic musings

The ongoing pandemic’s most telling debris — other than heightened neurosis and germaphobia — are the ubiquitous masks

29 Nov 2020 9:45 AM

Workers sprayed with 'disinfectant' in Delhi, civic body says 'by mistake'

A video of the incident was shared on social media, worker engaged in a sanitation drive can be seen spraying disinfectant on migrants

23 May 2020 12:27 PM

Railway operates 468 Shramik special trains till May 11, over 5 lakh migrants ferried

While 363 trains have already reached their destination, 105 trains are in transit

11 May 2020 2:54 PM

Mexico finds 65 lost Bangladeshi, Sri Lankan migrants

The federal Public Safety Department said that the migrants recounted a long, complicated trip in a bid to reach the US border.

16 Aug 2019 8:31 AM


Camps being organised to grant citizenship to Pak Hindu migrants in Rajasthan

The minister said that the officials in other districts have been asked to send the proposal to the state government.

27 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

Nearly 40 people detained during migrant rally in Paris: Police

The protesters wanted the gaovernment to give them housing and settle their legal status.

13 Jul 2019 12:51 PM

Why do migrants prefer to go to the West?

The immigration services and media of the UK make a distinction between “genuine” migrants and “economic” migrants.

06 Jul 2019 12:31 AM

Migrant boat with 86 on board sinks off Tunisia, 4 rescued

The latest tragedy came to light the same week as 44 migrants were killed in air strike on a detention centre in suburb of Libyan capital.

05 Jul 2019 10:47 AM

Around 250 migrant children relocated from overcrowded Texas border

The group of lawyers said they saw toddlers without diapers being cared for by unrelated children.

25 Jun 2019 11:13 AM


US to give Migrants 'Rapid DNA' tests to prove family ties

Officials say some involve adults using unrelated children to enter and remain in the US, and the new tests aim at preventing this.

02 May 2019 5:58 PM

Pakistani Hindus aspire for 'better future' with PM Modi's citizenship promise

They claim that they have been promised houses under the Indira Aawas Yojna by the government but nothing has happened so far.

26 Apr 2019 2:02 PM

UP posters offer Rs 1 crore bounty on Alpesh Thakor

The posters of a little-known organisation, Maharani Padmavati Youth Brigade, said, “Mr Thakor’s act against labourers and others is cowardice.

16 Oct 2018 1:50 AM

CM Vijay Rupani blames Congress for violence against migrants

CM will take action against MLA for provocative speech.

16 Oct 2018 1:14 AM

British street artist Banksy attacks France's crackdown on migrants through murals

None of the works were signed (as has been Banksy’s recent trend), but experts opine they appear genuine.

25 Jun 2018 10:35 AM


145 Central American migrants from caravan entered US: officials

The migrants were part of a group of around 1,000 people who set out from Mexico's southern border on March 25.

04 May 2018 2:19 PM

Man who smuggled 8-yr-old son into Spain, goes for trial

Prosecutors are seeking a 3-yr prison term for Ali Ouattara for helping his son's illegal entry into Europe and endangering child's life.

20 Feb 2018 1:49 PM

Pope Francis wears refugee ID in appeal for helping migrants

Some 600,000 impoverished migrants and refugees have arrivedin Italy in less than four years.

02 Oct 2017 4:17 AM

Partition is not over: Pakistani Hindus find little refuge in India

Most of the migrants to India come from Pakistan's Sindh province, taking a 4-hour train journey through the Thar desert to Jodhpur.

31 Jul 2017 1:14 PM

130 refugees feared dead after shipwreck off Libya: IOM

The survivors said traffickers intercepted their boat shortly after setting off and stole their engine. 

20 Jun 2017 11:47 AM