foreigners

Foreigners Tribunals across Assam suffer due to lack of infrastructure

The 200 Foreigners’ Tribunals (FTs) were to become functional from September 1, 2019, as a consequence of a May 2019 Supreme Court order.

published on : 15th July 2022

Five foreigners deported for illegally staying in Hyderabad

The three deported Nigerians were found to be staying illegally in the city even though their visas have expired. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Karnataka govt to police stations: Survey overstaying foreigners

Police stations in the state have been directed to survey foreigners staying illegally in their jurisdictions and submit a report to the government within a month.

published on : 8th March 2022

Assam tribunals deem 1.43L ‘foreigners’

Over 1.43 lakh people were declared foreigners by the Foreigners Tribunals (FTs) operating in Assam, the government told the Parliament on Wednesday.

published on : 10th February 2022

Tribunals in Assam declared 1.43 lakh people as foreigners, 329 deported to countries of origin

MoS Home Affairs Nityanand Rai also said in the Rajya Sabha that a total of 1,21,598 have also been declared as Indians by the FTs.

published on : 9th February 2022

Now, foreigners marrying Sri Lankan locals must get defence ministry nod

Registrar General WMMB Weerasekera, in a circular dated October 18, said that the decision has been taken due to national security reasons.

published on : 27th December 2021

Kerala HC quashes case against Pak nationals, asks cops to be more sensible with foreigners

Police booked the duo under sections 11 and 14 of the Foreigners Act and denied them a clearance certificate to leave the country.

published on : 26th October 2021

Assam NRC: No clarity yet on when rejects can appeal

State had said those excluded from the final list would have a 120-day window to move tribunals seeking inclusion

published on : 2nd September 2019

People with cases pending at Foreigners Tribunal will not make it to final Assam NRC list: State-coordinator

Prateek Hajela said names of some foreigners have entered the NRC final draft published on July 30 as they concealed the fact that they had cases pending against them in the Foreigners' Tribunal.

published on : 4th August 2018