Thursday, Feb 02, 2023



Migrant entry numbers into Europe hit six-year high

January 13, 2023 4:35 pm

people arriving at Europe's borders to apply for asylum have a reasonable chance of being allowed in, while those who come without a visa in search of jobs and better lives are mostly turned away.

Karnataka: Came as migrant worker, woman now serves as panchayat president in Udupi

January 31, 2022 4:27 pm

Bheemavva and her husband migrated to the coastal region of Udupi from her village Katageri in north Karnataka district Bagalkot in search of work 25 years ago. She became Tallu gram panchayat president in December 2020.

Special committee to expand its scope to benefit children of migrant workers

July 18, 2021 9:52 am

Rubal Agarwal, the newly appointed commissioner of Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS), while speaking to The Indian Express, said the committee would be expanded to include representatives from health and tribal welfare department also.

'Not many migrant workers have left, starting vaccination drive for eligible labourers soon'

April 22, 2021 2:45 am

"There was a fear of job loss and their health, but CREDAI members are taking good care of them. It has assured workers that their needs will be taken care of by developers," says Anil Pharande, president, Pune Metro CREDAI.

Reimagining cities

October 12, 2020 9:57 am

Revisiting the 74th Constitutional Amendment can address critical urban governance concerns in a comprehensive manner.

'Migrant children at risk of dropping out of school after moving back to hometowns'

May 31, 2020 1:54 pm

Child rights NGOs have expressed concern over migrant children dropping out due to closure of schools

Reopen borders for cargo or face countermeasures: Serbia tells Croatia

September 23, 2015 7:24 pm

Croatia shut all but one of its crossings with Serbia last week to block the migrant surge, which has reached 44,000 in a week.

European nations shut borders, block bridges, halt trains

September 18, 2015 10:18 pm

The rapid-fire, often contradictory border decisions came as each nation tried to shift the burden of handling the huge influx onto their neighbors, leaving asylum-seekers even more angry, confused and desperate.

After Aylan, another drowned toddler washes up on Turkish beach: Report

September 19, 2015 11:15 am

The yet-to-be identified girl was found lifeless on a beach in the Aegean town of Cesme in Izmir province after a boat carrying 15 Syrians to the Greek island of Chios sank, the official Anatolia news agency said.

Migrant crisis: Croatia now latest migrant hotspot after Hungarian clashes

September 17, 2015 4:41 pm

By Thursday morning, Croatian police said 6,200 people had entered the country since the first groups started arriving early Wednesday.


A day in the life of a migrant caravan in Mexico

November 02, 2018 1:11 pm

Trump, who campaigned against illegal immigration to win the 2016 US presidential vote, has seized on this caravan in the run-up to the Nov. 6 mid-term congressional elections, firing up support for his Republican Party.