Illegal immigration

As Trump targets immigrants, US farm sector looks to buy robots to milk cows

As Trump targets immigrants, US farm sector looks to buy robots to milk cows

Convincing big US dairy owners to buy robots to milk their cows - and reduce the farmhands they employ - used to be a tough sell for Steve Fried. Recently, his job has gotten easier, he says, in part because of President Donald Trump.

Nov 10, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
Donald Trump's illegal immigration agenda gets setback from court

Donald Trump's illegal immigration agenda gets setback from court

 United States President Donald Trump's illegal immigrant agenda got setback from a court that barred the US Justice Department from denying public-safety grants to so-called sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration.

Sep 16, 2017, 07:10 AM IST

Italy anti-terror expulsions top 200

Italy on Saturday announced the deportation of two Moroccans and a Syrian suspected of Islamist extremist sympathies, lifting to 202 the number of such orders since January 2015.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

Malaysia detains 77 foreigners in migrant worker crackdown

As one of Southeast Asia's richest countries, Malaysia has long attracted workers from Indonesia, the Philippines, Bangladesh and India.

 

Jul 12, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Act against agents helping illegal immigration: VK Singh

"Our biggest problem is of illegal agents. This is one of the problems which we have not been able to overcome so far," the Minister of State for External Affairs said.

May 13, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
''A warrior and a winner ''- Republicans launch vote on Trump White House nomination

''A warrior and a winner ''- Republicans launch vote on Trump White House nomination

After eliminating 16 party rivals, warring with much of the Republican establishment and provoking controversy at the party convention, Donald Trump on Tuesday had his name formally placed in nomination for the White House.

Jul 20, 2016, 10:24 AM IST
Jeb Bush again defends use of ''anchor babies'' term, says referred to Asians

Jeb Bush again defends use of ''anchor babies'' term, says referred to Asians

US Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said on Monday it was ludicrous to describe his use of the term "anchor babies" as offensive to immigrants, saying his original comments referred more to Asians coming to the United States to give birth.

Aug 25, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Police disperse crowd as tempers fray at France-Italy border

Italian police moved to disperse around 200 migrants who were staging a sit-in at a border crossing with France after French police refused to let them enter the country.

Jun 14, 2015, 07:48 AM IST

Only BJP can free Assam from illegal immigration: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday expressed confidence that his party will win next year`s assembly polls in Assam and assured that it would tackle the problem of illegal migration from neighbouring Bangladesh.

Apr 26, 2015, 19:02 PM IST
Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat: Survivor

Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat: Survivor

A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy and intensifying pressure on the European Union to finally meet demands for decisive action.

Apr 20, 2015, 05:20 AM IST

Under-pressure EU mulls emergency summit after worst migrant tragedy

EU president Donald Tusk was considering Sunday an emergency summit on illegal immigration, as European leaders called for action after more than 700 were feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean`s deadliest migrant disaster yet.

Apr 20, 2015, 03:25 AM IST

EU plans emergency summit on migrant crisis: Spokesman

EU president Donald Tusk is planning to hold an emergency summit on illegal immigration, after the latest migrant boat tragedy in the Mediterranean in which 700 people are feared to have perished.

Apr 20, 2015, 02:44 AM IST

Illegal immigration figures in Indo-Bangla home secretary-level talks

Cross-border movement of terrorists and smugglers and illegal immigration have figured at the Home Secretary-level talks between India and Bangladesh held here on Tuesday.

Feb 17, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

Land swap pact with Bangladesh to help check illegal immigration: 3 BJP MPs from Assam

Three BJP MPs from Assam on Saturday defended the central government's decision to go ahead with a land boundary agreement with Bangladesh saying the pact will help check illegal immigration from across the border.

Dec 06, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Libya finds 15 migrants' bodies near ripped inflatable boat

Libyan coastguards on Sunday found 15 bodies of sub-Saharan African migrants floating in the sea near a ripped inflatable boat, east of the capital.

Aug 31, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

Australia to free some detained asylum-seeker children

A number of asylum-seeker children held in Australian mainland immigration detention centres are to be released, officials said Tuesday, although hundreds of others will remain locked up in offshore camps.

Aug 19, 2014, 10:29 AM IST

Indian-origin survivors found inside ship container in UK

A man was found dead while several people from the Indian sub-continent, including at least seven children, were hospitalised after they were found inside a shipping container at a British port on Saturday.

Aug 17, 2014, 00:09 AM IST

EU wants to discuss illegal migration with Modi government

The European Union (EU) hopes it will be able to discuss with the Narendra Modi government this year the issue of illegal immigration from India that has assumed worrying proportions. .

Jul 06, 2014, 15:58 PM IST

Jeb Bush says illegal immigration often ``an act of love``

Jeb Bush, a potential Republican presidential candidate in 2016, said on Sunday that illegal immigrants who come to the United States to provide for their families are not committing a felony but an "act of love."

Apr 07, 2014, 13:34 PM IST

Americans favour legalising undocumented immigrants: Poll

Americans overwhelmingly favour a bill that would give most of the 11 million undocumented immigrants, including over 240,000 Indians, a pathway towards citizenship, according to a new poll.

Feb 07, 2014, 17:09 PM IST