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Jul 17, 2018
US judge suspends quick deportation of reunited migrant families; ACLU asks to give time to plan to seek asylumAttorneys said newly reunited families should be given time to talk through whether they plan to seek asylum and mull over the possible ramifications for both the parents and the children.
Jun 28, 2018
Donald Trump calls for end to ‘agonising Green Card wait’, asks US lawmakers to bring in bill to help legal Indian-American migrantsUS president Donald Trump called for the lawmakers to bring in a bill swiftly to provide Green Cards to legal migrants from countries like India and help in smoother migration processes
Jun 18, 2018
Sea convoy with migrants rescued from Mediterranean Sea reaches Spain as migration debate hots up in EuropeAn aid group's ship and two Italian military vessels docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea only to become pawns in a European political fight over migration
Jun 13, 2018
Watch: How an initiative called Project Rise is helping Indian migrants from rural areas transition into city lifeProject Rise also helps migrants gain access to Aadhaar and PAN cards, financial linkages and low-cost healthcare
May 25, 2018
For migrant labourers in Mumbai, mobile downloads are as close as they can get to their favourite movie starsFrom action to romance, Pawan Singh’s punches to Kesari Lal’s humour, dubbed versions of Telugu blockbusters to recorded orchestra music — migrant workers get their weekly dose of 70 mm entertainment on their phone screens, all for Rs 20 at their neighbourhood mobile phone shop
May 22, 2018
Trump to speak in New York on 'violent animals' of illegal immigrant gangs 'unmatched in brutality'Last week, Trump raised eyebrows when he used the word "animals" to describe some people who enter the country illegally, in response to a comment about MS-13. The president has doubled down on his rhetoric, saying he will continue to use the term in referring to the gang.
May 17, 2018
Donald Trump draws rebuke for comparing some immigrants with 'animals' at border security talkWhile railing against California for its so-called sanctuary immigration policies, President Donald Trump referred to some people who cross the border illegally as "animals" — drawing a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders for the harsh rhetoric.
May 16, 2018
US Homeland Security boss Kirstjen Nielsen defends Trump Govt practice of separating immigrant families; says 'it happens everyday'The head of the Department of Homeland Security defended the Trump administration's practice of separating children from parents when the family is being prosecuted for entering the U.S. illegally, telling a Senate committee Tuesday that removing children from parents facing criminal charges happens "in the United States every day."
May 12, 2018
World Migratory Bird Day 2018: Favourite destinations to exotic species, take this quiz to check your knowledge of avian migrationCelebrated globally on 12 May, the World Migratory Bird Day 2018, calls for securing and conserving the flyways used by the migratory birds. Take this quiz to check how well you are aware of this seasonal movement
May 10, 2018
Immigration back in spotlight before US midterms; Republican moderates impatient for change say they'll force House votes on 4 billsFaced with zero movement on immigration legislation and US President Donald Trump's hardline stance on inflows into America, Republican moderates defied party leaders and took steps Wednesday toward forcing election-year House votes on the issue.