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India on the move: What data from Census 2011 show on migrations

Marriage and employment are the major reasons for migration, Census data show. The bulk of the migration takes place within individual states.

The Permanence in the Ephemeral

The Migration Museum, a day-long event in Mumbai by Godrej India Culture Lab, will explore various aspects of migration through art, performances and discussions

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Memories in an Image

The Apna Heritage Archive, in Wolverhampton, UK, uses original photographs of migrants from Punjab, who arrived in the city from 1960 to 1989, and how they preserved their memories.

Mumbai: Displaced families try to adjust in flats, but miss their village life

Six months ago, Pratidnya and her family shifted from her one-room-kitchen house in Kopar village to a two bedroom-hall-kitchen flat at Karanjade node in Pushpaknagar node.

Angela Merkel downplays prospect of Brussels breakthrough on migration

"The meeting on Sunday is a consultation and working meeting at which there will be no concluding statement," she told a Beirut news conference alongside Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri. "It is an initial exchange with interested member states."

Asylum claims up in US, migration down in developed world

Asylum claims rose sharply in the United States last year but migration declined overall in the developed world for the first time since 2011, according to a new report from an economic organization representing the world's wealthiest countries.

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The Invisible Majority

Women form 70 per cent of total internal migrants, but public policy is blind to their concerns.

Migrants sent record $466 billion home in 2017: World Bank

The top destinations for remittances from the US -- which has led the world in remittances for 35 years -- are Mexico, China, India, the Philippines and Vietnam.

Mumbai paper clip: Despite constitutional guarantees, migrants face severe hurdles as they seek to relocate

The study says that migrants purporting to be highly skilled enjoy a substantial advantage over migrants described as low-skilled, yet this skill premium is concentrated among low-income respondents.

No quota benefit upon migration...unless other state lists specific caste under its reserved category: Allahabad HC

A division bench of Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud and Justice Yashwant Varma passed an order on October 26 , while disposing of a special appeal filed by one Surendra Kumar Kanwat of Rajasthan.

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What is the Assam NRC and what it means to be left out of it

With 40 lakh people being left out of the Assam NRC, there is a huge debate on what their future is. Here's a look at what the Assam NRC is and how the government is addressing the controversies.

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