Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday said illegal migration from Bangladesh has come down as close to 75 per cent of border area has been fenced till now.
Sonia Gandhi Monday said the central government was aware of illegal migration into Mizoram and would take steps to tackle the problem.
Canada said that repeated cases of illegal migration from Srilanka could be checked with progress in political reconciliation.
Government said it does not have specific details about the magnitude of illegal migration from Bangladesh to India as it takes place clandestinely.
Assam government would soon release a white paper on steps taken to check infiltration in the state, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Tuesday.
The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Tuesday demanded a national policy to detect illegal migration of foreigners into India.
The violence in lower Assam has again brought to the fore the problem of illegal migration and its impact on the socio-economic situation in the state.
Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 131 would-be asylum seekers, most of them Tamils.
With an eye on coming assembly
elections in Assam, BJP has decided to exploit the `foreigner`
card to the hilt as the party on Saturday flagged its concern over
illegal immigration from Bangladesh.
Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi Thursday called on state governments to partner his ministry in helping regulate illegal migration of workers from the country.
Canada today today sought Punjab
government`s cooperation to address the issues of fraudulent
visa cases that had created a major problem for both Canadian
and Indian governments.
India has said that the countries
world over should adopt "zero tolerance" policy towards
The illegal migration of people from
the country is a major cause of concern, Eduardo Faleiro,
Commissioner of NRI affairs in Goa and former minister of
state, external affairs said on Friday.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai