Chinese ambassador wants Canada to help fight “violent criminals”, Canada senses in China’s stance a “direct threat” to Canadians.
Updated on Oct 16, 2020 01:51 PM IST
Ottawa | By Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
Fugitive Indian businessman and former member of Parliament Vijay Mallya’s extradition from the United Kingdom to India has been stalled by “secret” proceedings that have commenced in the UK.
Updated on Oct 06, 2020 05:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan and Prasun Sonwalkar
Vijay Mallya is wanted in India to face charges of financial offences involving Rs 9,000 crore borrowed by his now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines from several national banks.
Updated on Jun 11, 2020 11:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
Former vice president of Maldives Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor had sought political asylum from India as he faces a serious risk to his life in his home country, a UK lawyer representing the politician had said.
Published on Aug 03, 2019 12:00 PM IST
Tuticorin (Tamil Nadu) | By Press Trust of India
A new rule redefining asylum eligibility -- to take effect on Tuesday -- is the latest attempt to stem the flow of undocumented migrants into the country, and comes with the White House frustrated at Congress’s failure to toughen immigration laws.
Published on Jul 16, 2019 09:26 AM IST
Washington | By Agence France-Presse
Petitioner advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal informed the court that there was non-compliance of its last order and some states have not provided the necessary data to the Centre.
Published on May 10, 2019 11:09 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
The sisters fled from their family last September while on holiday in Sri Lanka and have been stranded in Hong Kong since an aborted attempt to get to Australia, where they hoped to secure asylum
Published on Mar 25, 2019 06:32 PM IST
Hong Kong | By Reuters
A 43-year-old man has been sent to a mental hospital after he was allegedly caught eating a half-burned body in a crematorium in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli district on Sunday, police said on Monday.
Updated on Feb 04, 2019 06:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chennai | By M Manikandan
Pakistan with 1,681 and Bangladesh with 753 top the list of countries with the highest number of citizens seeking asylum on sexual orientation grounds. Other countries in the top five are Nigeria, Uganda and Iran, the figures show.
Published on Dec 15, 2018 09:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
Donald Trump cited an overwhelmed immigration system for his recent proclamation that officials will only process asylum claims for migrants who present themselves at an official entry point
Updated on Nov 20, 2018 02:26 PM IST
Reuters | By Reuters
The president has blamed US asylum rules for luring thousands of migrants a year from Central American countries. The new rule is almost certain to be challenged in courts.
Updated on Nov 09, 2018 09:00 PM IST
Bloomberg, Washington | By Jennifer Jacobs
Were detained on the Mexico border
Updated on Aug 23, 2018 11:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hitender Rao, Chandigarh
Several athletes who went missing from last month’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia have resurfaced and are seeking advice for gaining asylum in Australia.
Updated on May 15, 2018 10:44 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India