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15 January, 2019 4:48 AM Pentagon extends mission to Mexico border through September

Washington: The US military will extend a mission to support security along the US border with Mexico through Sept. 30, the Pentagon said on Monday. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan approved the extension in response to a request from the Homeland Security Department, the Pentagon said in a statement. There are about 2,350 troops assigned to the border 100

10 January, 2019 6:59 AM Mexico Finds 20 Bodies, 17 Of Them Burned, Near US Border

Mexico's Tamaulipas has become one of the most violent states in Mexico, convulsed by gangs fighting to control drug trafficking, extortion rackets and the exploitation of migrants. Mexican authorities discovered 20 bodies on Wednesday, 17 of them burned, near the city of Nuevo Laredo, close to the U.S. border, a security official said. Five burned vehicles 94

4 January, 2019 6:05 AM Mexico asks US to investigate tear gas incident at border

Mexico's foreign affairs ministry has formally asked the United States government through its embassy for a thorough investigation into a January 1 incident in which US agents fired tear gas into Mexico to stop crossing migrants. In a statement on January 3, the ministry said it lamented any violent acts along its border. It reiterated its commitment 47

3 January, 2019 11:23 PM "The Wall Is Coming": Trump's "Game Of Thrones" Hint At Mexico Border

The wall in "Game of Thrones" was built to protects the land of Westeros from an army of undead foot soldiers led by villainous "White Walkers". US President Donald Trump turned Thursday to "Game of Thrones" -- a hit TV show that features a massive ice wall -- to push for his controversial barrier on the Mexican border. "THE WALL IS COMING," Trump wrote 54

19 December, 2018 1:02 PM Locals first: MP CM Kamal Nath maintains stand on migrants from UP, Bihar

"What is new about what I said? Local people must receive preference." Bhopal: Despite widespread criticism from political allies and adversaries alike, chief minister Kamal Nath on Wednesday stuck by his previous remark that migrants from UP and Bihar were taking away jobs in Madhya Pradesh. Kamal Nath made the controversial remark on Monday, just hours 74

19 December, 2018 1:02 PM Case filed in Muzaffarpur Court against MP CM Kamal Nath over remark on UP-Bihar migrants

Kamal Nath took oath as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh on December 17. Patna: A case has been filed on Wednesday in Muzaffarpur Court against newly-inducted Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath over his remark on UP-Bihar migrants. The case has been registered by Tamanna Hashmi. Immediately after taking oath as Chief Minister on Monday, Kamal Nath told the media 67

18 December, 2018 9:07 AM Kamal Nath's Comment On Jobs And UP-Bihar Migrants Provokes A Controversy

Just after taking charge as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Kamal Nath has provoked a controversy by blaming "outsiders" from other states for taking away local jobs while proposing incentives for industries who employ men from the state. The BJP has demanded that he apologise to migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. "Lot of industries are set up in which 72

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 112

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 149

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) 89