The Trump administration has proposed spending USD 18 billion over 10 years to significantly extend the border wall with Mexico, providing one of its most detailed blueprints of how the president hopes to carry out a signature campaign pledge.Jan 06, 2018, 08:30 AM IST
The BJP MP from Mathura accused the migrants and population behind the Kamala Mills fire tragedy.Dec 29, 2017, 14:43 PM IST
Libya agreed Wednesday with key EU and African leaders to allow migrants facing abuse in detention camps to be evacuated within days or weeks, mostly to their home countries, French President Emmanuel Macron said.Nov 30, 2017, 07:42 AM IST
EU states have pledged to take 34,000 refugees directly from Africa and the Middle East, officials said on Wednesday a day after the UN slammed the bloc's "inhuman" cooperation with Libya to stop migrant boats.Nov 15, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
Last week, Libya's coastguard rescued more than 3,000 migrants aiming to cross the Mediterranean to Europe, while Italy picked up another 2,000.Sep 21, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
The boat, which was taken to the southeastern port of Mangalia, is the fourth to have been found carrying migrants in the Black Sea since mid-August.Sep 09, 2017, 20:15 PM IST
At least 20 Rohingya migrants were killed and 14 others injured when a boat capsized in the waters of the Naf river in Bangladesh, police said on Thursday.Aug 31, 2017, 13:18 PM IST
Mexican authorities said Tuesday they rescued 133 Central American migrants, including 34 children, from a house where they were apparently locked up and abandoned while being trafficked to the UniAug 30, 2017, 06:52 AM IST
Police intercepted the Rohingya late Saturday after they crossed the "zero line" border zone, where Myanmar soldiers earlier fired mortars and machine guns at villagers making the dangerous dash from the northern state of Rakhine into Bangladesh.Aug 27, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
In the initial phase, 101 canteens will daily serve vegetarian tiffin (breakfast) at Rs 5 per plate and meals for lunch and dinner at Rs 10 each in 101 civic wards.
Aug 15, 2017, 18:07 PM IST
Long the poorest country in the Arab world, Yemen has been called the "largest humanitarian crisis in the world" by the United Nations.Aug 10, 2017, 18:51 PM IST
Italy has also been working to stem migrant arrivals in Libya through better controls on the southern border, cooperation with countries like Niger, Chad and Mali that migrants transit on their way to the Mediterranean and a voluntary repatriation programme.Aug 08, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Libyan Coast Guard teams have rescued over 600 migrants from the Mediterranean waters off the coast of the Arab nation, rescue services said on Saturday.Aug 05, 2017, 20:25 PM IST
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday approved the creation of additional 3,000 supernumerary posts for Kashmiri migrants under the Prime Minister's package.Jul 28, 2017, 22:22 PM IST
Italy needs more international support to cope with a wave of migrants that has flooded its shores since the start of the year, UN refugee chief Filippo Grandi said on Saturday.Jul 01, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
Over 73,300 migrants have landed in Italy since January, a 14 percent increase from the same period last year.
Libyan coast guard rescued 900 migrants on five boats, including 98 women and 25 children, off the coast of Sabratha in western Libya.Jun 17, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
The refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan, 59 men, eight women and four children were crammed into the back of a small lorry by people smugglers and suffocated on the journey from Hungary.
Greek police were evacuating hundreds of migrants and refugees on Friday from a makeshift shelter set up inside the abandoned buildings of Athens' old airport, which have been slated for redevelopment.Jun 02, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
At least 44 migrants, including women and babies, were found dead after their vehicle broke down in the desert of northern Niger while on the way to Libya.Jun 01, 2017, 17:43 PM IST