illegal immigrants

Declared foreigners cannot be confined to prison, deprived of basic human rights, dignity: Gauhati HC

The SC had earlier ruled that till the time the foreigners were not repatriated, they could not be confined to prison and deprived of basic human rights and human dignity.

published on : 8th October 2020

About 2,000 Honduran migrants set out for US, enter Guatemala by foot amid COVID-19

Guatemala’s president quickly vowed to detain them and return them to Honduras, saying the migrants represented a threat to the health of Guatemalans amid efforts to contain the pandemic.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Assam: 350 detention camp inmates released on bail during Covid-19 pandemic, says Centre

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said this while responding to questions posed by Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) Rajya Sabha MP Vaiko.

published on : 21st September 2020

NRC: Assam govt seeks to re-verify 20% of final list in districts bordering Bangladesh

The statement comes amidst criticism of the government for its failure to begin an exercise where the over 19 lakh people left out of the final NRC can challenge their exclusion.

published on : 31st August 2020

Desert or sea: Coronavirus traps migrants in mid-route danger zone as countries close borders, ports

Migrants have been dropped by the truckload in the Sahara Desert or bused to Mexico's desolate border with Guatemala and beyond.

published on : 3rd May 2020

No breakthrough in talks, woman remains stranded along India-Bangladesh border

The middle-aged woman was intercepted by the BSF on April 2 when she was being pushed into the Indian side by some Bangladeshis with the help of the BGB.

published on : 14th April 2020

Woman dies at Assam detention camp for illegal immigrants

Official sources said Rabeda Begum died of cancer on April 5 at the Kokrajhar camp where she was lodged in February 2018 after Foreigners’ Tribunal in Hojai declared her 'not an Indian'.

published on : 7th April 2020

Two Indians arrested by US border authorities for entering country illegally

The US Border Patrol Agents from the Burke and Massena Border Patrol Stations arrested four individuals in connection with the failed smuggling attempt last week.

published on : 24th March 2020

603 Bangladeshis living illegally in Maharashtra deported in last four years: Minister

Speaking in the Legislative Council, Desai said 3,341 people staying in the state have been accused of being Bangladeshi nationals.

published on : 14th March 2020

Indian Uber driver sentenced to prison for transporting individuals illegally entering the US

He was sentenced on Thursday to 12 months in prison for knowingly transporting illegal aliens within the United States for the purpose of financial gain, United States Attorney Grant Jaquith said.

published on : 14th February 2020

Seven Bangladeshi nationals held without papers in Uttar Pradesh

Seven Bangladeshi nationals were arrested in UP’s Jhansi as they did not have any valid documents for staying in the country, police said on Sunday. 

published on : 10th February 2020

MNS to avoid Muslim areas during rally against illegal immigrants on Sunday

"The rally is against illegal migrants. It shouldn’t be interpreted as being in favour of the CAA or NRC," said senior MNS leader Bala Nandgaonkar.

published on : 3rd February 2020

Bengaluru shed demolition may have chased away suspected 'illegal immigrants'

A team of Congress leaders, including Rizwan Arshad, Dinesh Gundu Rao and Ramalinga Reddy, visited the site on Thursday for an inspection, and to interact with the dwellers still living there.

published on : 24th January 2020

Cops arrest 3 Bangladeshi nationals

While several sheds were being demolished in Marathalli, Whitefield Division police on Tuesday arrested a family of three Bangladeshi nationals, who were ‘illegally’ staying in the city.

published on : 22nd January 2020

Many homeless as Bengaluru police ‘force’ razing of sheds housing 'illegal immigrants'

While some inhabitants are labourers, some others are domestic helps, waste-pickers and security guards.

published on : 20th January 2020
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