Immigration News

President Trump's Travel Ban Now in Effect
A scaled-back version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban is now in effect. The new rules, the… read more...
House Republicans Push Bills to Crack Down on Illegal Immigration
The Republican-led House on Thursday pressed ahead with legislation to crack down on illegal… read more...
US Supreme Court Revives Parts of Trump Travel Ban Order
The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration mostly enforce its 90-day ban on travelers… read more...
Anne Arundel County (Maryland) to Screen Inmates for Immigration Viola…
Anne Arundel County in Maryland is joining other jurisdictions that screen inmates at local jails… read more...
US Visa Interview Waiting Time for Kenyans Increased to 30 Days
The United States Embassy in Nairobi has announced that the waiting time for US visa interview… read more...
President Donald Trump Allows 'Dreamer' Immigrants to Stay i…
President Donald Trump has officially announced that young undocumented immigrants who were brought… read more...
Immigration: Another U.S. Appeals Court Rules against Trump's Rev…
President Donald Trump suffered another legal setback on Monday as a second federal appeals court… read more...
Baltimore County Council Kills Immigration Checks Bill
The Baltimore (Maryland) County Council on Monday voted to suspend a bill that would have required… read more...
Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, including Social M…
The Trump administration has rolled out a new questionnaire for US visa applicants worldwide that… read more...
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Baltimore County (Maryland) Holds Hearing on Immigration Bill
Supporters and opponents of an immigration bill packed a Baltimore County Council hearing on… read more...
Trump's Travel Ban 'Hurts' US Visa Issuance
Effects of the US President Donald Trump’s travel ban seven countries have started being felt after… read more...
Immigration: Appeals Court Deals Blow to Trump Administration Travel B…
A federal appeals court dealt another blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting… read more...
Deportations of Africans from the US On the Rise
Deportations of Africans from the US On the Rise
In the first 3 months of 2017, the US government deported a total of 1,200 Africans, with most of… read more...
Howard County (Maryland) Police Release New Directive on Immigration P…
The police department of Howard County, Maryland has put out a directive clarifying that the county… read more...
Texas Governor Signs Controversial Bill that Gives Police Power to Che…
Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday night signed into law a highly controversial bill that gives… read more...
Texas Senate Passes Bill that Gives Police Power to Inquire about Immi…
The Texas Senate on Wednesday passed a highly controversial bill that gives local police… read more...
Results of the U.S. Green Card Lottery 2018 (Diversity Visa 2018) Now…
The results of the American Green Card Lottery for the fiscal year 2018 (Diversity Visa 2018) are… read more...
US Citizenship and Immigration Services Unveils New Fraud-Proof Green…
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Monday, May 1st began issuing newly… read more...
Canada to Launch New Program that Helps Companies Recruit High-Skilled…
The Canadian government is launching a new program to help Canadian companies recruit skilled… read more...
Immigration: Federal Judge Blocks Parts of Donald Trump's Executi…
A federal judge in San Francisco, California on Tuesday temporarily blocked parts of an immigration… read more...
Immigration: Dreamers Can 'Rest Easy' without Fear of Deport…
U.S. President Donald Trump has assured immigrants brought illegally into the US as children to “… read more...
Australia Unveils New Tougher Citizenship Requirements
The Australian government has unveiled new rules that will make it much harder to become a… read more...
USCIS to Issue Re-Designed High-Tech Green Cards and Employment Author…
In an effort to deter document tampering and fraud, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (… read more...
U.S. President Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Seeking Overhaul of…
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order aimed at tightening the H1-B visa… read more...
Maryland Immigration Bill Dies in the Senate
The Maryland state Senate on Monday night failed to advance a bill that prohibited the state’s law… read more...
U.S. to Deport 4,000 Somalis, Says Embassy
U.S. Immigration agents are planning to deport about 4,000 Somali nationals from the United States… read more...
H1-B Visa Applications Cap Reached in Just Five Days, Says USCIS
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on Friday said it has received the… read more...
California Bill Protects Undocumented Immigrants Who Are Victims or Wi…
The California State Assembly on Thursday passed a bill that prohibits law enforcement agencies… read more...
Foreigners Entering the US May Be Forced to Give Up their Phone and So…
US Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Wednesday said there are plans to apply… read more...
Baltimore County Executive Signs Executive Order Protecting Immigrants
Baltimore County (Maryland) Executive Kevin Kamenetz on Wednesday signed an executive order that… read more...