Nov 9, 2017

U.S. ends special refugee program for Central America youths

The United States says it will no longer take applications for a special refugee program for Central American children. The program was established in 2014 by the Obama administration amid a flood of children attempting the dangerous journey from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, fleeing ...

Canada to boost immigration to 1 million over three years

Nov 2, 2017

Canada to boost immigration to 1 million over three years

Canada will boost immigration to 1 million over the next three years with a plan that "will guarantee" the country's future prosperity, its immigration minister announced Wednesday. The number of immigrants will be increased to at least 310,000 next year, and continue growing to 330,000 ...

Australian citizenship crisis claims another lawmaker

/ Nov 1, 2017

Australian citizenship crisis claims another lawmaker

A citizenship crisis that robbed Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of his one-seat majority will claim another politician, with the Senate president on Wednesday saying he will resign after confirming he was a dual national. Stephen Parry, the leader of the upper house and a ...