Immigration

Lottery system for popular parent, grandparent visa program reinstated for this year

Lottery system for popular parent, grandparent visa program reinstated for this year

 

Trudeau government appeals Federal Court ruling on Canada-U.S. refugee pact

Trudeau government appeals Federal Court ruling on Canada-U.S. refugee pact

 

Appeal court upholds immigration detention rules, rejects call for time limits

Appeal court upholds immigration detention rules, rejects call for time limits

 

Federal Court declares Canada-U.S. refugee pact unconstitutional

Federal Court declares Canada-U.S. refugee pact unconstitutional

Thousands of lives on hold as immigration system remains largely shut down

Thousands of lives on hold as immigration system remains largely shut down

Trump immigration ban halts green cards, not temporary visas

Trump immigration ban halts green cards, not temporary visas

Fewer than 10 asylum-seekers tried to cross from U.S. after border closed: Blair

Fewer than 10 asylum-seekers tried to cross from U.S. after border closed: Blair

Alan Kurdi’s aunt has mixed feelings after sentencing in his case

VANCOUVER — The aunt of three-year-old Alan Kurdi says she has mixed…

More than 16,000 people nabbed by RCMP between border crossings in 2019

OTTAWA — The number of people intercepted by the RCMP as they…

Asylum agreements with Central American nations challenged

WASHINGTON — Trump administration agreements with Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras that…

Testy exchange between Quebec immigration minister and UN representative

Testy exchange between Quebec immigration minister and UN representative Quebec has spent…

Under Liberal changes, hearings for refugees just ‘glorified interview’: NDP

OTTAWA — NDP immigration critic Jenny Kwan says she is dismayed by…

Poll suggests majority of Canadians favour limiting immigration levels

OTTAWA — New polling numbers suggest a majority of Canadians believe the…

Scheer vows to end ‘illegal’ border crossings

OTTAWA — If elected prime minister, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he…

Refugee advocates ‘shocked and dismayed’ over asylum changes in budget bill

OTTAWA — Lawyers and advocates who work directly with refugees say they…

Kenney outlines Alberta immigration recruitment plan with rural focus

CHESTERMERE — Alberta Opposition Leader Jason Kenney says a United Conservative Party…

Syrian immigrants feel welcomed

Winter Social held at Festival Hall to promote multiculturalism

Irregular migrant claims drop to lowest levels since 2017, but backlogs remain

OTTAWA — As the number of irregular asylum seekers arriving in Canada…