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Seven Held From Delhi Airport For Trying To Board Using Fake Documents: Police

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

During scrutiny of their travel documents at the boarding gate of the Delhi airport, it was found that their boarding passes were fake and re-verification of travel documents was done, they said.

Biden Is Finding Himself In Tough Spot Amid Illegal Immigrants Deportation Issue

Sep 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Only 35% of Americans approve of US President Joe Biden's handling of immigration, down from 43% in April, according to a poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research

'Illegal Immigration Policy': Florida Sues Biden Administration, Orders To Detain Vehicles Involved In Transporting 'Illegal Aliens'

The US State of Florida has sued the Joe Biden Administration claiming that the federal immigration policy will cost the state millions of dollars and cause harm to the state.

US: Documented Dreamers, Mostly Indian-Americans, Fear Deportation

Sep 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy leaves the documented dreamers, who are mostly Indian-Americans who came to the country legally as children of H-1B parents and are facing deportation after being aged out.

US Parliamentarian Rejects The Language For The 'Dreamers' Immigration Bill

This would've opened pathways to illegal immigrants, she said. Immigration allies of the Democrats would find alternate ways to provide citizenship to the dreamers now.

02 July, 2021

Regular Visa Services Reinstated For Foreigners In Nepal

Outlook Web Desk

The move comes after Nepal allowed resumption of limited number of international and domestic flights from July 1.

02 July, 2021

Joe Biden To Hold A Neutralization Ceremony, Pushes More Pathways To Citizenship

Associated Press (AP)

In February, Biden and congressional Democrats proposed a major immigration overhaul that included an eight-year pathway to citizenship for the roughly 11 million people living in the United States illegally.

02 July, 2021

Canada: Hundreds Believed Dead In Heatwave Despite Efforts To Help

Associated Press (AP)

In Canada, British Columbia's chief coroner, Lisa Lapointe, said her office received reports of at least 486 'sudden and unexpected deaths' between Friday and Wednesday afternoon.

01 July, 2021

Republican Lawmakers Travel To Texas To Cheer Trump As He Visits Southern Border

Associated Press (AP)

Trump was joined by almost two dozens of House Members and said as he stood at the border that Biden is destroying our country which started with fake election

29 June, 2021

US Sees 40% Fall In Migrant Kids At Largest Shelter Since Biden

Associated Press (AP)

In mid-June, the administration reported about 2,000 boys and girls at the Fort Bliss facility amid child welfare advocates' concerns about inadequate conditions.

14 May, 2021

Two Indian Men Freed From Detention Van After Eight-Hour Protest In Scotland

Outlook Web Bureau

Sumit Sehdev, a chef, and Lakhvir Singh, a mechanic were being held in a detention van on 'suspected immigration offences'.


25 March, 2021

'I Am An Immigrant From Assam To Delhi, So I Can Relate To ‘The Illegal’: Adil Hussain

Lachmi Deb Roy

In conversation with actor Adil Hussain on the film ‘The Illegal’ where he plays father to Suraj Sharma after a gap of nine years.

17 March, 2021

Surge In Migrants Coming From Mexico Puts Joe Biden In A Tight Spot

Associated Press (AP)

The number of migrants attempting to cross the border is at the highest level since March 2019, with Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas warning that it is on pace to hit a 20-year peak.

02 March, 2021

Trump 'Gutted' US Immigration System: Homeland Security Secretary

Outlook Web Bureau

A day earlier, Trump at an event in Florida had alleged that the Biden administration has put the national security at risk by opening up the borders to illegal immigrants.

18 February, 2021

US Reaches 65,000 H-1B Visa Cap For 2021

Outlook Web Bureau

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has said it has received a sufficient number of petitions needed to reach the congressionally mandated 65,000 H-1B visa regular cap.

12 February, 2021

President Biden Clear About Restoring Compassion, Order To Immigration System: White House

Outlook Web Bureau

Reversing the Trump administration's 'cruel' immigration policies was Biden's one of the key election promises.

06 February, 2021

Registration For H-1B Visa To Begin On March 9

Outlook Web Bureau

Biden administration announced that it will continue with the traditional lottery system to issue the much sought-after work visa to foreign professionals.


22 January, 2021

Apple, Google Cheer For Joe Biden's Immigration Reforms

Outlook Web Bureau

Apple CEO Tim Cook welcomed President Biden's 'commitment to pursuing comprehensive immigration reform that reflects the American values of justice, fairness and dignity'.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz