Immigration

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…

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen defends Canada signing onto UN migration pact

Immigration Minister defends Canada signing onto UN migration pact OTTAWA — Canada…

Irregular migrants on track to cost Canada almost $400 million, watchdog says

OTTAWA — Asylum-seekers who entered Canada irregularly last year will cost federal…

Lottery for parent sponsorship to be replaced, more applications to be accepted

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is scrapping an unpopular lottery system for…

No spike in asylum seekers using ‘anchor relatives’ to make refugee claims: data

OTTAWA — There is no statistical evidence to show an increase in…

Toronto receives $11M from feds to deal with spike in asylum seekers

Toronto receives $11M from feds to deal with spike in asylum seekers…

Ottawa spells out new measures to reduce number of migrants in jail

Ottawa spells out new measures to reduce number of migrants in jail…