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US judge delays Obama immigration order

 A judge in Texas has blocked US President Barack Obama`s executive order providing millions of undocumented foreigners with protection from deportation.

Many US immigrants fear coming out of hiding despite Obama's action

Norma Martinez, an undocumented mother of two girls born in New Jersey after she arrived illegally from El Salvador in 2007, worries the Obama administration`s new immigration program might provide fleeting protections that a new president could easily reverse.

Pushback over reported Obama plan to block deportations
Pushback over reported Obama plan to block deportations

 US Republicans were left seething Thursday over growing expectation that President Barack Obama may soon act unilaterally to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation.

TN government orders deportation of Nigerians

Tamil Nadu government on Friday ordered deportation of three Nigerians lodged in a Special Camp for Refugees at Thiruvannamalai District for overstaying in violation of visa regulations.

White House says deportation flight to Hondurus a `signal`

The White House said Tuesday that the deportation of 40 women and children to Honduras was a sign that illegal immigrants would not be welcomed with "open arms" amid a border crisis.

Maldives court denies deportation of Pakistani criminals

A Maldives court has denied ordering the deportation of two Pakistanis caught by police in the biggest drug bust in the history of the country, a statement said Friday.

India-born doctor wins battle against deportation

An India-born doctor in Australia, convicted of sexually assaulting a patient, Friday won a court battle to overturn a ministerial decision to deport him.

Pakistan deports American woman

Pakistan immigration officials have deported a "blacklisted" American woman to Kuwait from where she had arrived, an official said on Saturday.

Rights groups slam Malaysia deportation of Sri Lanka refugees

The United Nations refugee agency and Human Rights Watch on Wednesday decried Malaysia`s deportation of two Sri Lankan refugees and an asylum-seeker accused of being Tamil Tiger separatists.

No comment on Bieber deportation petition: White House

Troubled pop star Justin Bieber has had high-profile run-ins with the law recently but the White House doesn`t appear set to add to his growing catalogue of woes.

Indian priest faces deportation for molesting girl in US

An Indian-origin priest has been sentenced to 25 years of supervised probation and faces deportation for sexually molesting a 12-year-old girl in the US state of Minnesota, local media reported.

Indian doctor loses latest bid to stay in Australia

An India-born doctor, convicted of sexually assaulting a patient while working at an Australian hospital, has lost his bid to stay in the country.

Thailand revokes Indian businessman`s residency status

Thai authorities have revoked permanent residency status of Bangkok-based Indian businessman Satish Sehgal, paving way for his deportation for leading anti-government protests.

Indian couple in New Zealand seeks help to avoid deportation

Bhuvnesh Mehta and Jaswinder Kaur, of Hastings in Hawke`s Bay region of New Zealand`s North Island, are facing deportation after various visa applications submitted by them were declined by Immigration New Zealand last year.

Justin Bieber deportation petition gets 100,000 signatures

Justin Bieber faces the threat of deportation from America after thousands of people signed a petition to get him kicked out of the country.

Pakistani-origin gay denied partnership visa in Australia

A Pakistani-origin gay will be deported from Australia next week after his application for a partnership visa was rejected, a media report said.

Singapore group seeks clarification on Indian deportations

Civil society group Workfair Singapore, which works for the welfare of local and migrant workers, has asked the Law Ministry to clarify why Indians who had charges dropped against them for alleged rioting were eventually deported.

Singapore lawyer applies to quash deportation of Indians

Singapore`s activist lawyer M Ravi has applied to the High Court to quash the deportation order of one of the 57 foreign workers sent home for their alleged involvement in the December 8 riot in the city-state.

52 Indians deported from Singapore for rioting

Sixteen of the men were interviewed by the state-appointed Committee of Enquiry (COI) into the riot in the Little India area, The Straits Times reported today.

Singapore starts deporting Indian nationals

Singapore on Thursday started deporting 52 Indian nationals for their role in the December 8 riot, the city state`s worst street violence in 40 years.