US migrant policy sends thousands of children back to Mexico

Along the US-Mexico border, babies and toddlers are living in high-crime cities - often in crowded shelters and tents or on the streets - for the weeks or months it takes to get a US asylum hearing.

Oct 12, 2019, 06:47 AM IST

US House set to vote to end Trump's border wall emergency

Trump, who declared the national emergency this month after Congress declined his request for $5.7 billion to help build a border wall, vowed last week to veto the measure if it passes both chambers.

Feb 26, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

White House weighs emergency, Army funds diversion for border wall- reports

The federal government partially shut down on Dec 22 when Trump and lawmakers failed to reach an agreement to fund several agencies whose funding had expired for reasons unrelated to Trump`s wall. 

Jan 11, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Canada rejoins NAFTA talks as U.S. autos tariff details emerge

Canada`s top trade negotiator praised Mexico`s trade concessions on autos and labour rights on Tuesday as she rejoined NAFTA talks, while US lawmakers warned that a bilateral US-Mexico trade deal would struggle to win approval in Congress.

Aug 29, 2018, 06:32 AM IST