Three stowaways were found on a ship's rudder in the Canary Islands after an 11-day ocean voyage from Nigeria, Spain’s maritime rescue service said.
Former IAS officer Sudhirkumar Goyal told PTI that Thane offered cheaper accommodation for people who came to Mumbai in search of employment.
British politicians from both opposition and governing parties on Monday demanded the Conservative government improve conditions at an overcrowded facility for migrants, described by an independent inspector as wretched.
In recent years, dozens of migrants have died due to suffocation while being smuggled across borders in trucks and containers. In the wake of migrant deaths in Texas, here’s a look at some of the deadliest suffocation incidents involving illegal immigrants.
Human smuggling is a thriving business that preys on undocumented migrants. The death of 46 people in Texas is the latest in a long list of such incidents as migration turns deadly
The San Antonio Fire Department said 16 other people found inside the trailer were transported to the hospital for heat stroke and exhaustion, including four minors. Officials also said three people were in custody following the incident.
According to the Henley Global Citizens Report 2022, UAE is expected to attract the largest inflows of millionaires globally in 2022. Russia has suffered the biggest emigration of millionaires over the past six months, with forecast net outflows of 15,000 by the end of 2022 — a massive 15 percent of its high-net-worth-individual (HNWI) population and 9,500 more than in 2019, pre-pandemic.
Leaving behind his wife and two children, aged six and eight, Gilberto Rodriguez has slept rough, gone hungry, witnessed violence and paid bribes to police to reach the US. His dog has been a constant companion through the hardships.
UNHCR figures show nearly 645,000 Ukrainians fled in February, with nearly 3.4 million doing so in March and more than 760,000 leaving so far this month
Modi said in the Lok Sabha on Monday that the Congress "crossed all limits" during the COVID-19 pandemic, and accused the party of instigating and scaring innocent labourers into fleeing to their native states from Mumbai.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said, "My wedding will not be going ahead. I'm no different to thousands of other New Zealanders who have had much more devastating impacts felt by the pandemic."
On a sunny but freezing morning in a forested area of Belarus at the border with Poland, hundreds of migrants line up to receive hot food and water.
Dwindling remittances will have dire consequences for the Kerala economy
With the efforts of the state government, migrant workers have received a total of Rs 84.84 lakh as pending salary and compensation from their employers.
Representatives of the migrant families and government officials had discussed giving families $450,000 for each member affected by former President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy, which led to the separation of about 5,500 children from their parents, according to people familiar with the matter. But when asked on Wednesday about compensating the migrants, Joe Biden denied the option was on the table.
Dozens of children, from months-old babies to young teenagers, are camping out with their families in northwestern Bosnia, awaiting their chance to slip across the Croatian border and migrate on toward Western Europe.
Thousands of Haitian migrants flocked to a small Texas border city, presenting the Biden administration with a challenge as it tries to manage large numbers of asylum-seekers.
Factors such as peripheral locations, lack of social infrastructure and limited supply may result in the urban poor and migrant workers getting excluded from a scheme that’s meant for them
Data maintained by the Centre shows that 7.16 lakh Indian migrant workers have come back after COVID-19 till now. Indian embassies abroad have received complaints that many of them have been wrongfully terminated without pay and forced to leave.
The parking norms have been formulated based on the study conducted by DUAC and discussions with NIUA, MCD’s and tractor transportation experts.
Record numbers of Venezuelans are crossing the US-Mexico border as overall migration swells. Unlike the farmers and low-wage workers who come from Mexico or Central America, the Venezuelans are often bankers, doctors and engineers. They're fleeing turmoil in the country with the world's largest oil reserves and pandemic-induced pain across South America.
Realtors fear the halt in construction activity may reverse the gains in the last quarter of 2020 and that it may take almost a year to bring the situation back to normal
The ministry in April last year had also set up 20 such control rooms to redress grievances of workers like non-payment of salaries.
As Delhi went into a six-day lockdown from Monday night amid the deteriorating COVID-19 situation, hundreds of migrant workers thronged the Anand Vihar Bus Terminal to board the buses for their native places.
Developers believe that the move would enable migrant workers, especially construction workers, to get vaccinated and help arrest mass exodus of migrants