IMMIGRATION NEWS

Immigrant Advocates Urge Greyhound Bus Company to Stop Feds from Checking Passengers' Immigration Status
Immigrant Advocates Urge Greyhound Bus Company to Stop Feds from Check…
(AP) Immigrant rights attorneys are urging a major bus company to stop letting federal agents on… read more...
Activists Protest at UN Headquarters in New York Over Systemic Denial of Visas to Women by US Embassies
Activists Protest at UN Headquarters in New York Over Systemic Denial…
Women rights groups and activists held protests against what they described as a deliberate denial… read more...
U.S. Immigration Policy Threatens Shake-Up in Home Health Business
U.S. Immigration Policy Threatens Shake-Up in Home Health Business
On a rare rainy night in Albuquerque, two dozen students are learning the proper way to care for… read more...
ICE Nabs 150 Immigrants as 800 Others Escape Arrest after Mayor’s Warning
ICE Nabs 150 Immigrants as 800 Others Escape Arrest after Mayor’s Warn…
(AP) A federal immigration official says about 800 people living in Northern California were able… read more...
U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Trump over 'Dreamers' immigrants
U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Trump over 'Dreamers' immigrants
(Reuters) The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday dealt a setback to President Donald Trump, requiring his… read more...
Colorado Considers its Own Version of the 'Green Card'
Colorado Considers its Own Version of the 'Green Card'
Colorado would have it’s own version of a “green card” under legislation at the state capitol. It… read more...
US Senate Begins Debate on Immigration Bill that Ends Green Card Lottery, Trims Family-Based Sponsorship
US Senate Begins Debate on Immigration Bill that Ends Green Card Lotte…
The United States senate is on Wednesday expected to begin debate on an immigration bill that has… read more...
US Senate Begins Debate on Immigration and the Fate of "Dreamers"
US Senate Begins Debate on Immigration and the Fate of "Dreamers…
(AP) The Senate begins a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer"… read more...
Trump's Promise to End Visa Lottery and Family-Sponsored Immigration Draws Fire
Trump's Promise to End Visa Lottery and Family-Sponsored Immigrat…
Connecticut immigration advocates and politicians pushed back Wednesday on claims made by President… read more...
Trump Administration Lifts Ban on Refugees from 11 "High Risk" Countries
Trump Administration Lifts Ban on Refugees from 11 "High Risk…
The United States has lifted an earlier ban on refugees from 11 "high-risk" countries. In a… read more...
Residents of Nairobi's Utawala Area Decry Influx of 'Idle' Nigerians
Residents of Nairobi's Utawala Area Decry Influx of 'Idle…
Residents of an estate in Nairobi have raised concerns over the influx of Nigerian nationals in the… read more...
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is about to Start Tracking License Plates across the US
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is about to Start Tracking L…
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has officially gained agency-wide access to a… read more...
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Planning Major Sweep in San Francisco, Says Source
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Planning Major Sweep in San…
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly planning a major sweep in San Francisco and… read more...
Trump Calls Haiti, African Nations 'Shithole Countries'
Trump Calls Haiti, African Nations 'Shithole Countries'
In bluntly vulgar language, President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. would accept… read more...
ICE Raids 7-Eleven Stores across the US in Crackdown on Undocumented Workers
ICE Raids 7-Eleven Stores across the US in Crackdown on Undocumented W…
US immigration agents on Wednesday raided dozens of 7-Eleven stores nationwide as part of a… read more...
Israel Gives African Immigrants 90-Day Ultimatum to Leave the Country or face Imprisonment
Israel Gives African Immigrants 90-Day Ultimatum to Leave the Country…
The Israeli government has announced a 90-day ultimatum to thousands of African immigrants to leave… read more...
Libyan Embassy in Kenya Defends Gov't from Slavery Allegations
Libyan Embassy in Kenya Defends Gov't from Slavery Allegations
The Libyan Embassy in Kenya has defended the Libyan government and its citizens from accusations of… read more...
Immigration: Supreme Court Allows Full Enforcement of Trump Travel Ban
Immigration: Supreme Court Allows Full Enforcement of Trump Travel Ban
(AP) The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to fully enforce a ban on travel… read more...
Journalist Working for US News Website Deported from Zimbabwe to Nairobi
Journalist Working for US News Website Deported from Zimbabwe to Nairo…
A Nairobi-based foreign journalist was on Thursday deported back to Kenya moments after she arrived… read more...
Republicans Call for End to Green Card Lottery Program Following New York Terrorist Attack
Republicans Call for End to Green Card Lottery Program Following New Y…
Republicans in Washington are calling for an to the Diversity Visa Lottery program, popularly known… read more...
Residents of Nine States May Need US Passport or Green Card to Board Domestic Flights
Residents of Nine States May Need US Passport or Green Card to Board D…
Residents of some nine states in the United States might need to have a valid US passport,… read more...
US Green Card (Diversity Visa) Lottery Registration Period Ends November 22nd
US Green Card (Diversity Visa) Lottery Registration Period Ends Novemb…
The US Department of State started accepting fresh applications for Diversity Visa (DV-2019),… read more...
Immigration: Federal Judge Blocks New Trump Travel Ban
Immigration: Federal Judge Blocks New Trump Travel Ban
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked the Trump administration from implementing the latest version of… read more...
Green Card Lottery to be Re-Started after Technical Glitch Causes Loss of Submitted Information
Green Card Lottery to be Re-Started after Technical Glitch Causes Loss…
The US State Department has announced that a technical glitch on its website, all those who… read more...
Trump Unveils New Immigration Proposals, Including Changes to Green Card System
Trump Unveils New Immigration Proposals, Including Changes to Green Ca…
(AP) President Donald Trump has told congressional leaders that his hard-line immigration… read more...
California Governor Signs 'Sanctuary State' Bill in Response to Trump's Immigration Policy
California Governor Signs 'Sanctuary State' Bill in Response…
California on Thursday became the first state in the country to sign a “sanctuary state” bill that… read more...
Trump Administration Finalizing Details on Reducing Immigration Rates, Overhauling Green Card System
Trump Administration Finalizing Details on Reducing Immigration Rates,…
(AP) The Trump administration is finalizing the details of a set of immigration principles that… read more...
Kenya Introduces Tougher Visa Rules on Foreign Students
Kenya Introduces Tougher Visa Rules on Foreign Students
Kenya has introduced new tougher rules for foreigners wishing to study in the country. In the new… read more...
US Green Card Lottery Period for Fiscal Year 2019 Now Open, Closes November 7th
US Green Card Lottery Period for Fiscal Year 2019 Now Open, Closes Nov…
The US Diversity Visa Program for the fiscal year 2019 (DV-2019), popularly known as Green Card… read more...
Immigration: DACA Recipients Have until October 5th to Renew Work Permits Before Program Ends
Immigration: DACA Recipients Have until October 5th to Renew Work Perm…
Immigrants who were brought into the United States as children and enrolled in the Deferred Action… read more...