Barack Obama delays immigration action, angering advocates

 President Barack Obama will wait until after November`s midterm elections to reform the US immigration system with his executive power, seeking to shield lawmakers crucial to Democratic Party hopes of clinging on to the Senate.

Obama calls for comprehensive reform of immigration system

US President Barack Obama on Monday said that it was time for a comprehensive and sensible reform to attract "the best and the brightest" the world has to offer.

South Asians call for humane reform of US immigration system

As Barack Obama moves ahead with his ambitious immigration reforms, a coalition of South Asian organisations called for a just and humane system.