21 Nov 2016

Recently, Peter Dutton, the Immigration Minister of Australia has attacked Malcolm Fraser, the former Liberal prime minister on his refugee policies. While on an interview at the Sky News, he blamed him for the current struggle Australia has been going on with the foreign fighters travelling to international conflict zones. The foreign fighters are known to be the descendants of the migr...

18 Nov 2016

Right after the U.S Presidential elections 2016, questions have been raised on what are his plans and how he intend to execute them. During the elections, President- elect Donald Trump has stated many times on planning to chop the legislations of President Obama’s administration starting from immigration policy, economic affairs and health care. Recently, President- elect Donal Trump ...

13 Nov 2016

A surprising and positive decision by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi to ban all the Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes to eliminate black money and terrorism in the country, has been welcomed by the Indians both in India and abroad. Yet, many NRIs living in abroad have been in a dilemma about what to do with the old denominations of RS 500 and Rs 1000, they currently possess. But th...

13 Nov 2016

Last week, the Federal Government of Australia has decided to ban all the refugees and asylum seekers who are currently living at Manus Island and Nauru to enter Australia. This announcement has sparked a dispute as it asserts that the Government has future plans to bring changes to the Migration Act. Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Turnbull stated, "This will send the strongest ...

10 Nov 2016

After the most shocking U.S presidency election result 2016, many Americans have announced of migrating to another country. Though it might seem like a joke, but many A- list celebs, and also the public stated similar intentions. Yesterday, the Canadian Immigration website has crashed after the Donald Trump was elected as the President of United States. The ‘Citizenship and Immigration C...

13 Oct 2016

Recently, a new ANUpoll has been conducted regarding national security in Australia. The results of the new ANUpoll show that 56 per cent of the Australians is apprehensive about the rise of Islamic extremism in near future in Australia. On the other hand, 28 per cent of them believes that the Muslims who enter Australia must not be a subject of scrutinization due to their religion. T...

10 Oct 2016

The Productivity Commission proposed a wide range of changes for the way Australia chooses its migrants in the Skilled Migration Program. In a detailed report submitted to the Australian Government, the Commission outlined some major changes in order to re-calibrate the skills of the immigrants. The changes are as follows. 1. Lower the Age Limit The commission has recommended that ...

04 Oct 2016

Last month, an Essential Research Poll was held in Australia where 49 per cent of Australians has supported a ban on Muslim Immigration. 60 per cent of them were Coalition voters, 40 per cent of them were Labor voters and the 34 per cent of them were Greens voters. US President provided strong opinions after the results were published stating that the refugees are more of a victim tha...

04 Oct 2016

In an embarrassing mistake where the immigration staff mixed up two different Indian inmates, the wrong guy was moved across the country. The inmate was moved from Maribyrnong Immigration Detention Centre in Melbourne on a charter flight to Christmas Island. In a statement, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection said that the detainee was scheduled to be placed in the det...

29 Sep 2016

The staff of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection started a two- week nationwide strike, protesting against the Australian government due to long- running conflict over pay rise. The Community and Public Sector Union have given notice to all the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to halt their work in all the fields which includes sea ports, international a...