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US immigration policy

Indian talent moving to Canada due to outdated US immigration policies: Experts

This is mainly because of the per-country quota on issuing the employment-based Green Card or permanent residency

15 Jul 2021 11:36 AM

US now says no new foreign students for all-online classes

There were more than 1 million international students in US for 2018-19 academic year, according to the Institute of International Education

25 Jul 2020 8:56 AM

Melania Trump’s statue set on fire in her hometown in Slovenia

In January, a large wooden statue resembling Donald Trump was also burnt in another Slovenian city

09 Jul 2020 2:39 PM

Foreign students from top US colleges should stay on, help us: Trump

Donald Trump said the US is 'losing out on great minds' as the US has a 'ridiculous' immigration policy.

05 Jan 2019 12:48 PM

3 weeks past court deadline, US govt continues to hold 565 migrant children

This includes 24 children 5-year-old or younger being cared for by Dept of Health and Human Services' Office of Refugee Resettlement.

18 Aug 2018 6:56 PM


US using DNA tests to speedily reunite children with migrant parents

Critics however warn that such data can be used for further monitoring and that young children cannot give consent for such tests.

06 Jul 2018 9:40 AM

Woman climbs base of Statue of Liberty to protest immigration policy, booked

The climb led to a 4 hour standoff with police and forced thousands to leave the iconic American symbol on the nation’s birthday.

05 Jul 2018 12:22 PM

Protesters flood US cities against Trump’s immigration policy

In major cities and tiny towns, marchers gathered across America, moved by accounts of children separated from parents at US-Mexico border.

01 Jul 2018 10:34 AM

Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-yr-old son: report

This is the first known case of an Indian national who has been separated from her child in recent months under the 'zero-tolerance' policy.

30 Jun 2018 10:24 AM

Donald Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

Trump said that even with the change, border enforcement will be 'equally tough, if not tougher'.

21 Jun 2018 8:36 AM


Recording of crying children at US border fuels fury over immigrant separations

The audio includes the voices of children sobbing uncontrollably and asking for their parents.

19 Jun 2018 4:30 PM

US immigration policy: Admit English-speaking people with 'skills, talent'

If such a policy is developed and implemented, it could benefit countries like India, the majority of which meet the criterion.

17 Jan 2018 4:39 PM

Trump's 'sh**hole' comment draws flak, UN calls him 'racist'

Trump tweeted a denial, saying he used tough language at the immigration reform meeting, but not 'sh**hole.'

13 Jan 2018 12:01 PM

UN human rights office decries Trump’s ‘sh**hole’ remark as ‘racist’

Trump questioned why the US would want to have immigrants from Haiti and African nations, referring to some as 'shithole countries'.

12 Jan 2018 5:39 PM

Why do we have immigrants from sh**hole countries coming here: Trump

Trump asked senators why the US has to shoulder the burden of refugees coming to the country after Third World natural disasters.

12 Jan 2018 9:35 AM


Progress of medical research may be affected by US immigration restrictions

The impact might not occur immediately but the long-run impact on medical innovation would be substantial.

26 Sep 2017 8:28 PM

France, Germany 'concerned' about Trump decisions: French FM

Trump’s move to restrict refugee arrivals raised concerns among France and Germany.

28 Jan 2017 5:21 PM