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The Borneo Post
7 foreigners held in Johor over forged I/Csincluding not having travel documents, not having valid work permits and posses
7 foreigners held in Johor over forged I/Cs
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 hours ago
including not having travel documents, not having valid work permits and possessing forged MyKad. In the ‘Ops ID’ Thursday night, 80 officers and men from the NRD, Immigration Department and the General Operations Force (GOF) were involved. — Bern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FB Post Costs Ezekiel Mutua His Diplomatic PassportBoard Chief Executive Ezekiel Mutua was on Thursday ordered to surrender his di
FB Post Costs Ezekiel Mutua His Diplomatic Passport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Board Chief Executive Ezekiel Mutua was on Thursday ordered to surrender his diplomatic passport for an ordinary one by the Immigration Department, since he is not entitled to one. The department explained that Mutua was supposed to have returned... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Esscom reviewing the Standard Operating ProceduresMaritime Enforcement Agency and the Joint Task Force II. Also involved are the
Esscom reviewing the Standard Operating Procedures
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 hours ago
Maritime Enforcement Agency and the Joint Task Force II. Also involved are the Customs Department, Marine Department, Immigration Department, Fisheries Department, Sabah Parks Board of Trustees, Land and Survey Department, National Security... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Cleaner jailed, caned for stealing baby garmentsPoint Sabah complex at 3pm on Sept 26. The court also ordered Hairudsa, who ho
Cleaner jailed, caned for stealing baby garments
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 hours ago
Point Sabah complex at 3pm on Sept 26. The court also ordered Hairudsa, who holds the IMM13 document, referred to the Immigration Department after serving his sentence. Hairudsa was charged under Section 380 of the Penal Code which carries a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Raping girl, 14: Local to enter his defenceSdn Bhd between 5.45pm and 8.05pm on March 1, this year. Both of them pleaded
Raping girl, 14: Local to enter his defence
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 hours ago
Sdn Bhd between 5.45pm and 8.05pm on March 1, this year. Both of them pleaded guilty before Sessions Court Judge Azreena Aziz to the charge against them. Prosecuting Officer Hamisah Puteh from the Immigration Department appeared for the prosecuti... Read more
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Asian journal
F-1 student visas and authorized employmentand staff. Our seasoned team can assist and guide you through the F-1 student v
F-1 student visas and authorized employment
Asian journal / Posted 18 hours ago
and staff. Our seasoned team can assist and guide you through the F-1 student visa process. Catharine Yen manages the immigration department at Sullivan, Krieger, Truong, Spagnola, and Klausner. Attorney Yen has filed hundreds of immigration... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Yangon clamps down on apartment renting to touriststhe restriction is also included in regulations attached to Myanmar’s 1982 Citi
Yangon clamps down on apartment renting to tourists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
the restriction is also included in regulations attached to Myanmar’s 1982 Citizens Act. According to an officer at the immigration department, who asked not to be named, the tourist visa application also stipulates that a foreigner cannot rent... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Man jailed for having passport of womanto entering the State without valid documents at the city area on Sept 14 this
Man jailed for having passport of woman
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
to entering the State without valid documents at the city area on Sept 14 this year. Azreena ordered them referred to the Immigration Department after completing their jail sentence for deportation. Meanwhile, in SUNGAI PETANI, a 22-year-old... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Deports Genocide Suspect MunyakaziUS government seeking Munyakazi's extradition, making it clear their concerns s
U.S. Deports Genocide Suspect Munyakazi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
US government seeking Munyakazi's extradition, making it clear their concerns should be brought to the attention of the US immigration department. "This could have been the reason for his deportation and, we are happy. The US government should be... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Immigration, ICRC to prepare blueprint on health management in immigration depotsPUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department and the International Committee of the Re
Immigration, ICRC to prepare blueprint on health management in immigration depots
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Kuala Lumpur have formed a strategic alliance in preparing the 2017- 2020 blueprint on health management in Immigration depots, which to be completed by end... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Another person’s passport lands man in jailseparate operations in Ranau and here on September 14 and 16, respectively. Th
Another person’s passport lands man in jail
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
separate operations in Ranau and here on September 14 and 16, respectively. The court also ordered Nada to be whipped and for both accused to be referred to the Immigration Department after serving their sentences. ASP Sabrina Jinius pros... Read more
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The Courier
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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The North West Star
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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The Border Mail
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
51 gamblers fined a total of RM99,000while the 39 were charged under Section 6(1) of the same Act. The court also o
51 gamblers fined a total of RM99,000
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
while the 39 were charged under Section 6(1) of the same Act. The court also ordered foreigners Chen Xiaoxia, Luzviminda Viloria Esiabillo, Mary Jane Tocmohanaton, Dun Woodie Ecoin referred to the Immigration Department after serving their sente... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Former lawyer calls for prosecution of Immigration DepartmentFormer workplace lawyer calls for prosecution of Immigration Department over al
Former lawyer calls for prosecution of Immigration Department
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Former workplace lawyer calls for prosecution of Immigration Department over alleged breaches A retired lawyer has asked Australia's peak workplace, health and safety authority to "please prosecute" the Immigration Department for allegedly breaching... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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The Young Witness
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Western Advocate
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Manning River Times
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Islandvery scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait
'I do not deserve this,' pleads asylum seeker detained with violent criminals on Christmas Island
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
very scared of them," he said. "When I go for the queue for food I have to wait until they go first and I go last." The Immigration Department refuses to comment on "transfer arrangements" for detainees, but has told Fairfax Media: "Careful and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma: Dutch tourist charged with insulting Buddhism after pulling plug on sermonagainst Haytema, Tourist Police Captain Hla Myint said. “The foreigner has bee
Burma: Dutch tourist charged with insulting Buddhism after pulling plug on sermon
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
against Haytema, Tourist Police Captain Hla Myint said. “The foreigner has been detained in police custody because the immigration department and the head of the sermon recital team are pressing charges,” Hla was quoted as saying. The charges... Read more
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News.com.au
Airline passengers to pay more after backpacker tax retreatfee will be cut by $50 to $390, and the age limit for working holiday provision
Airline passengers to pay more after backpacker tax retreat
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
fee will be cut by $50 to $390, and the age limit for working holiday provisions will rise from 30 to 35 years. Immigration Department figures showed the number of working holiday visas fell by 5.4 per cent in the 12 months to June 30,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hong Kong customs refuses entry to transgender touriststhey were in Hong Kong to go sightseeing and shop but they didn't even get as f
Hong Kong customs refuses entry to transgender tourists
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
they were in Hong Kong to go sightseeing and shop but they didn't even get as far as picking up their bags with the Immigration Department saying they did not satisfy the purpose of a holiday. Customs officials asked the women to sign two... Read more
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News.com.au
They came to shop and sightsee. They didn’t get as far as the baggage hall.they were in Hong Kong to go sightseeing and shop but they didn’t even get as f
They came to shop and sightsee. They didn’t get as far as the baggage hall.
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
they were in Hong Kong to go sightseeing and shop but they didn’t even get as far as picking up their bags with the Immigration Department saying they did not satisfy the purpose of a holiday. Customs officials asked the women to sign two... Read more
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New Kerala
PIL filed over Brahumdagh Bugti's asylum request to India - newkerala.com #123802to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring cou
PIL filed over Brahumdagh Bugti's asylum request to India - newkerala.com #123802
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring country. In Europe, even if a government or the immigration department knows the problem, the people don't. But in India, the people know about our problems, we will have... Read more
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dna
Canada says new border accord with China will speed deportationssaid the verification process could otherwise take a long time and had often de
Canada says new border accord with China will speed deportations
dna / Posted 4 days ago
said the verification process could otherwise take a long time and had often delayed deportations. According to Canada's immigration department, those deemed inadmissible include people with criminal records, serious health or financial issues or... Read more
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dna
PIL filed over Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti's asylum request to Indiato why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring cou
PIL filed over Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti's asylum request to India
dna / Posted 4 days ago
to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring country. In Europe, even if a government or the immigration department knows the problem, the people don't. But in India, the people know about our problems, we will have... Read more
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Reuters
Canada says new border accord with China will speed deportationssaid the verification process could otherwise take a long time and had often de
Canada says new border accord with China will speed deportations
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
said the verification process could otherwise take a long time and had often delayed deportations. According to Canada's immigration department, those deemed inadmissible include people with criminal records, serious health or financial issues or... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Checks on work permits for non-Sabahansnon-Sabahan staff must have the permit if they were working in any part of the
Checks on work permits for non-Sabahans
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
non-Sabahan staff must have the permit if they were working in any part of the state, including offshore oil rigs. Sabah Immigration Department director Musa Sulaiman said the requirement was stated in a letter sent to employers. In the Sept 15... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Monitor cops who man roadblocks also' advicecops. However, he did not state the time and date of the alleged incident. Ot
'Monitor cops who man roadblocks also' advice
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
cops. However, he did not state the time and date of the alleged incident. Other than the police, Robert said a team of Immigration Department enforcement officers had also set up a road block at other section along the highway but were not... Read more
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The Borneo Post
One Malaysian detainee at Guantanamo Bay may be transferred to Malaysia — Ahmad ZahidDefence Ministry, National Security Council, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Royal
One Malaysian detainee at Guantanamo Bay may be transferred to Malaysia — Ahmad Zahid
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Defence Ministry, National Security Council, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Royal Malaysia Police, Prisons Department and Immigration Department, he added. Ahmad Zahid said he had extended an invitation to Wolowsky to visit Malaysia to explain to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New wave of Chinese coming to live in Thailandreported that 18,812 Chinese obtained work permits last year, almost double the
New wave of Chinese coming to live in Thailand
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
reported that 18,812 Chinese obtained work permits last year, almost double the figure of 9,618 Chinese in 2011. The Immigration Department puts the total number of Chinese nationals residing in Thailand last year at 91,272, however, academic... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bersih Sarawak to start convoy at same time with national group on Oct 1one of its steering committee members, Thomas Fann, from entering the state on
Bersih Sarawak to start convoy at same time with national group on Oct 1
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
one of its steering committee members, Thomas Fann, from entering the state on Wednesday. Fann was allegedly told by Immigration Department officers upon arrival at Miri Airport that he was barred from entering the state under Section 67 of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
One M’sian detainee at Guantanamo Bay may be transferred to M’sia – DPMDefence Ministry, National Security Council, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Royal
One M’sian detainee at Guantanamo Bay may be transferred to M’sia – DPM
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Defence Ministry, National Security Council, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Royal Malaysia Police, Prisons Department and Immigration Department, he added. Ahmad Zahid said he had extended an invitation to Wolowsky to visit Malaysia to explain to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ACC Exposes Lapses At Immigration Departmentand processes review carried out by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has ex
ACC Exposes Lapses At Immigration Department
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and processes review carried out by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has exposed several lapses at the country's Immigration Department. The report titled "Systems and Practices of the Immigration Department", which was officially... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia deports 63 Chinese, Taiwanese over alleged web scam"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province.
Cambodia deports 63 Chinese, Taiwanese over alleged web scam
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province. Uk Heisela, a senior official in Cambodia's immigration department, confirmed the deportations and said Taiwan had not been in touch with Phnom Penh over the case. "All... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese suspects to China"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province.
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese suspects to China
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province. Uk Heisela, a senior official in Cambodia's immigration department, confirmed the deportations and said Taiwan had not been in touch with Phnom Penh over the case. "All... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects to China"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province.
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects to China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province. Uk Heisela, a senior official in Cambodia's immigration department, confirmed the deportations and said Taiwan had not been in touch with Phnom Penh over the case. "All... Read more
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Reuters
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects to China"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province.
Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects to China
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
"one China" in line with Beijing, which considers Taiwan a breakaway province. Uk Heisela, a senior official in Cambodia's immigration department, confirmed the deportations and said Taiwan had not been in touch with Phnom Penh over the case. "All... Read more
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New Kerala
Bugti visits Indian consulate in Geneva to inquire about asylum process - newkerala.com #121492to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring cou
Bugti visits Indian consulate in Geneva to inquire about asylum process - newkerala.com #121492
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring country. In Europe, even if a government or the immigration department knows the problem, the people don't. But in India, the people know about our problems, we will have... Read more
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New Kerala
Discussion over asylum in India remains fruitful: Baloch leader Bugti - newkerala.com #121487to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring cou
Discussion over asylum in India remains fruitful: Baloch leader Bugti - newkerala.com #121487
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring country. In Europe, even if a government or the immigration department knows the problem, the people don't. But in India, the people know about our problems, we will have... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Khama deports anti-gay US pastorhis views on homosexuality, calling a gay guest on the show "disgusting". "He
Khama deports anti-gay US pastor
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
his views on homosexuality, calling a gay guest on the show "disgusting". "He should be killed," the pastor said. Immigration officials arrived at the studio during the interview and escorted Anderson to the immigration department to be dep... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Botswana deports US anti-gay pastorhis views on homosexuality, calling a gay guest on the show "disgusting". "He
Botswana deports US anti-gay pastor
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
his views on homosexuality, calling a gay guest on the show "disgusting". "He should be killed," the pastor said. Immigration officials arrived at the studio during the interview and escorted Anderson to the immigration department to be dep... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Unveils Measures to Curb Human Traffickingonly be arrested, but the government will also confiscate and nationalise their
Govt Unveils Measures to Curb Human Trafficking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
only be arrested, but the government will also confiscate and nationalise their vehicles. Speaking during his tour of the immigration department at the Tanzania-Kenya border in Namanga, the Tanzanian minister warned the perpetrators to shun the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gen. Aronda's Legacy Lives On One Year Laterto change everything. He did not listen to them; saying he would not involve po
Gen. Aronda's Legacy Lives On One Year Later
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to change everything. He did not listen to them; saying he would not involve politics in his work. He saw the gap in the Immigration Department and decided to recruit more staff. He was fought on every level but still he won. Those he recruited... Read more
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Business Standard India
Brahamdagh Bugti to appeal for political asylum in Indiato why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring cou
Brahamdagh Bugti to appeal for political asylum in India
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
to why he is seeking asylum in India, Bugti said, "India is our neighboring country. In Europe, even if a government or the immigration department knows the problem, the people don't. But in India, the people know about our problems, we will have... Read more
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