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Canada issued 26 percent more study permits up since 2012

Ottawa: Canada is on track to welcome a record number of foreign students this year, Canada’s Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Chris Alexander announced....

Land degradation can create 50 million migrants in a decade: Study

Toronto, Sep 16 (IANS) An estimated 50 million people may be forced to seek new homes and livelihoods within 10 years due to land...

Parent & Grandparent Sponsorship – Are you ready ...

By Jatinder Rosha You can sponsor your parent or grandparent if you are a citizen or permanent resident of Canada and if you are 18...

Proposed H-1B visa cut counterproductive to US: Nasscom

Bengaluru, Dec 9 (IANS) National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) on Wednesday said the proposed 15,000 H-1B visa cut legislation introduced by...

Thailand begins trial of human trafficking suspects

Bangkok, Nov 10 (IANS) A Thai court on Tuesday began the trial of 88 defendants charged with trafficking of Rohingya migrants from Myanmar. The 88...

Why is US turning Indian students back?

By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) Call it pre-election rhetoric or post Paris and St Bernardino paranoia, Indian students coming to the US have...

Canada abolishes conditional permanent residence provision for spouses and partners

Ottawa: To uphold its commitment to family reunification and to support gender equality, the Government of Canada has removed the condition that applied to...

Live-in requirement ends in Caregiver Program

Ottawa: Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, announced significant reforms to the Caregiver Program. Changes to the program include ending the live-in requirement, and...

Canada to admit record number of immigrants in 2016

Toronto, March 9 (IANS) The government of Canada announced an ambitious plan for 2016 immigration levels on Tuesday, aimed at reuniting more families. Ottawa plans...

Ottawa introduces new legislation to speed up removal of foreign criminals

By Liam Casey, THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO: The federal government has introduced new legislation to speed up the process of removing foreign nationals who have...

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