Migrants

Covid protocol thrown to the wind as devotees gather for Kumbh Mela, migrants scramble to return home

All safety norms, however, went for a toss as lakhs thronged the ghats and jostled to take a dip

published on : 15th April 2021

Homecoming: After weeks of struggle, trains, buses arranged for migrants in India amidst COVID-19 lockdown

Migrants in every state have been hard hit due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown. With no jobs, wage or food, the migrants just want to be ferried back to their villages during this ongoing coronavirus lockdown. 

published on : 2nd May 2020

For the homeless in Chennai, life comes to a standstill following intense lockdown

As Tamil Nadu enters a four-day intense lockdown, with many of us retreating to the safe confines of our homes, for those on the roads, very little has changed. The TNIE lensmen bring us a glimpse of those who have made the outside their home. 

published on : 28th April 2020

Mexican politics change with AMLO's win

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) swept to victory in Mexico's presidential election on Sunday, marking the first time in Mexico's modern history a candidate has won more than half the vote.

published on : 2nd July 2018

IN PICTURES | People march during rally to protest process of separating children from adults in US

President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the US border Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Central American 'caravan' to end in Mexico City

The Mexican government began handing out transit or humanitarian visas to the migrants in the caravan, and said the procession of 1,000 or so that drew criticism from Trump had begun to disperse.

published on : 5th April 2018

Migrant caravan halts during annual ‘Stations of the Cross’ protest as US President Donald Trump tweets threats to Mexico

The hundreds of Central Americans in the 'Way of the Cross' migrant caravan have infuriated President Donald Trump, but they are not moving very fast.

published on : 4th April 2018