Venezuelan teen sent back to Mexico alone as US accepts father’s immigration claims; girl in ‘vulnerable situation’ as daughter of political activist, says attorney
A Venezuelan teenager has been forced back to Mexico by US government authorities who denied her claims that she was fleeing political repression and violence, even after they accepted the same claims from her father
Three years into Donald Trump's presidency, US govt ramps up efforts to seize private land in Texas to build border wall
Donald Trump's signature campaign promise has consistently faced political, legal, and environmental obstacles in Texas, which has the largest section of the US-Mexico border, most of it without fencing
Donald Trump calls newly-constructed section of US-Mexico border wall 'world-class security system', dubs structure 'virtually impenetrable'
President Donald Trump signed his name Wednesday on a newly constructed section of the US-Mexico border wall, calling it a 'world-class security system' that will be virtually impenetrable
Donald Trump govt puts radical new asylum rule into effect as desperation rises among thousands of migrants waiting on Mexican border
A new level of despair spread among tens of thousands of migrants waiting on the Mexican border to seek refuge in the US as the Trump administration began enforcing radical new restrictions Thursday on who qualifies for asylum
Donald Trump's 'most salient' campaign promise takes shape as US begins building 700-km-long border wall in Arizona
On a dirt road past rows of date trees, just feet from a dry section of Colorado River, a small construction crew is putting up a towering border wall that the government hopes will reduce — for good — the flow of immigrants who cross the US-Mexico border illegally.
Donald Trump's administration announces new rules that can deny green cards to immigrants on welfare programmes
Donald Trump's administration had recently sent back 30,000 Central American immigrants from the US-Mexico border.
Donald Trump proposes tighter gun control tied to immigration reform after Ohio, Texas mass shootings that left 29 people dead
US President Donald Trump on Monday urged Republicans and Democrats to agree on tighter gun control
30 dead, several injured in US' Texas, Ohio after two separate mass shootings reported within 24 hours
Two separate mass shootings within 24 hours left 30 people dead and several others injured in the US states of Texas and Ohio.
Nearly 1,000 migrant children separated from parents since since US court order to stop border separations, says civil rights body
Nearly 1,000 migrant children have been separated from their families at the US-Mexico border in the last year despite a judge's order for Donald Trump's administration to stop the practice, a top rights group said.
New US policy to deny asylum to people on Mexican border likely to increase overcrowding in ‘severely strained’ detention centres
A new policy to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on the Mexican border after traveling through another country threatens to exacerbate overcrowding at severely strained US immigration detention centres and makeshift holding areas.
Confusion, fear reigns over asylum-seekers at US-Mexico border after new immigration policy comes into force
Confusion prevailed at the Mexico border after US President Donald Trump's new immigration policy aimed at slashing number of asylum seekers went into effect on Tuesday.
Bodies of migrant father, daughter who drowned while attempting to cross US-Mexico border brought to El Salvador for burial
The young father and daughter who drowned in each other's arms last week in an attempt to swim across the Rio Grande to the United States have been returned to El Salvador for an expected burial at a private ceremony in the capital on Monday. Photographs of Valeria, lying face down in the water with her little arm wrapped around the neck of her father, Oscar Alberto Martínez, broke hearts around the world and underscored the dangers that migrants undertake in trying to reach the US. A total of 283 migrant deaths were recorded along the 2,000-mile US-Mexico border last year.
UN report finds one migrant child died every day since 2014; most fatalities while crossing Mediterranean
The UN migration agency says migrant children have died or gone missing at the rate of at least one per day worldwide over the past five years
'Wanted a better life for her,' says mother of Gurupreet Kaur, Indian girl who died near US-Mexico border
The parents of 6-year-old Indian girl Gurupreet Kaur, who died of heat stroke near the US-Mexico border, said they sought asylum in the US because they 'wanted a safer and better life for her'.
Donald Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week ahead of formal announcement of re-election bid
US president Donald Trump in a pair of tweets said that the ICE next week ' will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have illicitly found their way into the United States.'
Mexico to take additional measures if efforts to reduce flow of migrants don't show results in 45 days, reveals Donald Trump
US President Trump revealed the document of the agreement in which that Mexico appeared to pledge to enact or enforce domestic laws if its initial efforts to stem the flow of migrants was deemed unsatisfactory by the US after 45 days.
'Our country is full': Donald Trump travels to Mexican border to deliver message to would-be illegal immigrants
While sounding tough, Donald Trump's surprise shift to tariffs from the previous threat to close the border is a major retreat.
Donald Trump’s immigration policies have caused chaos, may be encouraging illegal influx along US-Mexico border, say experts
Overwhelmed by an influx of migrants at the border that is taxing the immigration system, President Donald Trump is grasping for something — anything — to stem the tide.
Daily Bulletin: Modi, Mamata Banerjee to kick-start West Bengal campaigns; BJP slams Congress election manifesto; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Narendra Modi and Mamata Banerjee will kick start their West Bengal campaigns at same time; the BJP has slammed the Congress's election manifesto as dangerous; Donald Trump has threatened to shut the US-Mexico border; and more.
Threatening drastic action against Mexico, President Donald Trump declared on Friday he is likely to shut down America's southern border next week unless Mexican authorities immediately halt all illegal immigration.