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Donald Trump seeks $18 billion to extend border wall over 10 years

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

Democrats say deal struck with Donald Trump to protect immigrants

Trump had scrapped the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme earlier this month which protect some 800,000 people who came to the US illegally as children.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:51 PM IST

Donald Trump’s plan to end DACA challenged by 15 states, District of Columbia

Fifteen states and the District of Columbia have challenged President Donald Trump’s plan to end DACA.

Sep 07, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

Donald Trump scraps DACA: About 6000 Indians may be affected

DACA, a program introduced by former US President Barack Obama, permitted the immigrants a renewable two-year allowance to pursue education or job in America

Sep 06, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

Satya Nadella criticises Trump's stance to end DACA

Microsoft itself has hired 27 DACA beneficiaries.

Sep 01, 2017, 15:56 PM IST