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Immigration ban


Trump extends immigration bans despite opposition from US business groups

January 01, 2021 9:08 am

President-elect Joe Biden, who takes office on Jan. 20, has criticized the restrictions, but has not yet said whether he would immediately reverse them.

US President's H-1B suspension executive order misguided, harmful for economy: NASSCOM

June 23, 2020 10:53 am

IT industry body NASSCOM has urged the US administration to shorten the duration of these restrictions to 90 days.

Who's affected by Trump's US immigration ban?

April 25, 2020 3:33 pm

US President Donald Trump wants to stop green card applicants from getting into the country for at least 60 days. What exactly does it mean and does he have the power to do it?

US immigration suspension: Nasscom says IT workers 'essential' too

April 24, 2020 12:07 am

NASSCOM explained these technology workers were keeping critical infrastructure operating in the US and ensuring that US hospitals and first responders have the IT systems they need.

Confusion, empathy in New York as hundreds of immigrant children brought from border

June 23, 2018 9:40 am

With no information on how many children were brought to city, New Yorkers pool in with toys, other supplies.

'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills

February 16, 2018 11:50 am

Senators dealt President Donald Trump an especially galling defeat. More than a quarter of his fellow Republicans abandoned him and voted against a measure based on priorities he had spelled out.

Is Donald Trump strategically pushing out non-Americans from the United States?

February 02, 2017 5:03 pm

If you pull back for a moment from the distracting cacophony engineered by Trump, you'll realize that there is a plan after all. The dots do connect.

Silence of Muslim-majority Saudi Arabia, Egypt on Donald Trump’s Immigrant ban is loud. Here is how

February 02, 2017 12:19 am

While Iran and Iraq – two of the seven targeted countries -- have strongly criticized Trump's order and vowed to retaliate, the criticism for what is widely labeled as a “Muslim ban” from rest of the Muslim-majority countries has been subdued and slow to trickle in.

CEOs of world's biggest companies are pushing against Trump's temporary immigration ban

January 31, 2017 1:34 pm

The heads of Apple, Ford and Goldman Sachs said that they don't support the executive order the president signed last week, Google said its donating cash to organisations supporting immigrants