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8 November, 2018 3:00 AM White House suspends pass of CNN's Jim Acosta

The White House has said that it has suspended the press pass of CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta. The suspension comes after a heated confrontation on Wednesday between Acosta and President Donald Trump during a news conference. They began sparring after Acosta asked Trump about the caravan of migrants heading from Latin America to the southern 95

2 November, 2018 11:46 PM Trump Backtracks, Says Troops Will Not Fire On Migrant Caravan

Trump made the remarks to reporters one day after he suggested the military could fire on members of a migrant caravan if they throw rocks at troops. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that illegal immigrants who throw rocks at the military would be arrested, but not fired upon by troops. He made the remarks to reporters one day after he suggested 134

23 October, 2018 5:24 PM India has most outward migrants in 2017, says ADB report

Most of the international migrants in 2017 were from India, followed by China and Bangladesh, an Asian Development Bank (ADB) report said. The report further said as many as one-third of international migrants were from Asia in 2017. "India had the most outward migrants in 2017 (17 million), followed by China (10 million) and Bangladesh (7.5 million) 74

22 October, 2018 10:33 PM Gang Members, Middle Easterners Among Migrants Marching Towards US: Trump

Speaking to reporters before leaving for Texas where he was to speak at a political rally, Donald Trump said: "Take your camera, go into the middle, and search. Members of the ultra-violent MS-13 gang and people from the Middle East are among a caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants bound for the United States, President Donald Trump said Monday 93

20 October, 2018 10:58 AM Most Killed In Amritsar Were Migrant Workers From UP, Bihar: Official

A senior official in the district administration said most of the migrants work in an industrial area not far away from the accident site and live nearby. Most people who died after being run over by a speeding train in Amritsar during Dussehra celebrations on Friday were migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, an official said on Saturday. Only 39 bodies 86

13 October, 2018 10:01 AM 'Migrant-Smuggling' Car Crash Kills 11 In Greece: Police

Eleven people died in northern Greece early Saturday after a car thought to be carrying migrants crashed head-on with a truck and burst into flames, police said. Firefighters recovered 11 bodies from the car, which had been travelling towards Thessaloniki. The driver of the truck, which had been heading towards the town of Kavala, escaped the fire unscathed 556

10 October, 2018 5:23 AM BJP leader blames Congress for attacks on migrants in Gujarat

Mumbai: The Mumbai unit of the BJP Tuesday held the Congress responsible for the mass exodus of Hindi- speaking migrants from Gujarat after attacks on them following a rape incident. Amarjeet Mishra, Mumbai BJP general secretary, claimed the violence erupted only after Congress MLA from Gujarat Alpesh Thakor "incited" locals in attacking Hindi-speaking 74

9 October, 2018 1:39 PM Congress needs to talk to SP and BSP for alliance: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav said that the Congress would need to speak to the Bahujan Samaj Party as well in order to form an alliance between the three outfits. Speaking at a press conference in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur, Yadav claimed that his party wanted an alliance with the Congress but the latter "felt" the SP was "weak". He said that it was the Congress' 62

8 October, 2018 8:30 AM Gujarat migrant labour tussle: Infrastructure, construction sector to be hit

Infrastructure and construction companies in Gujarat could face manpower shortage in the short-term after thousands of migrant labourers left the state fearing retaliatory attacks. The attacks come after a toddler was allegedly raped by a Bihari migrant last week. Thousands of workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal are said to have left the state 76

19 September, 2018 6:08 AM Germany plans tax incentives to encourage housing construction

The German government plans to back new tax incentives on Wednesday to encourage private developers to build new rental flats in a drive to tackle a drastic shortage of affordable housing aggravated by a record influx of refugees and migrants. More than one million asylum seekers have arrived in Germany since 2015, when Chancellor Angela Merkel opened 109