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Tighter regime for issuing of student visas announced
www.irishtimes.com

l Changes to the to the operation of the work concession which allows non-European Economic Area (EEA) students to work under a student visa. “The working year for the concession will be standardised to clamp down on abuse and to make the situation …

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Visa Program Struggles to Track Missing Foreign Students
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The Department of Homeland Security has lost track of more than 6,000 foreign nationals who entered the United States on student visas, overstayed their welcome, and essentially vanished — exploiting a security gap that was supposed to be fixed after …

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Online visas widen 'gate' for students
www.stuff.co.nz

Foreign students and tourists can now apply for student and working holiday visas online and track the progress of their applications on the internet. Victoria University vice-chancellor Roberto Rabel said the move would allow more students to pick New …

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The Burger King Deal: What Happens If Your Job Moves Across The Border?
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One can imagine a constant stream of managers, executives and people of specialized knowledge traveling back and forth in this new arrangement. Getting work visas for them would be critical to the success of the venture. NAFTA makes it possible, but it …

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Immigration Reform News 2014: Court Rules Women Suffering from Domestic …
www.latinpost.com

According to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, asylum seekers need "protection because they have suffered persecution or fear that they will suffer persecution due to race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group and …

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Immigration Reform News and Impact on US Homeland Security September 2 …
www.rightsidenews.com

… surge in immigration enforcement resources" since 1986. That surge in immigration enforcement spending, amnesty advocates argued, had not fixed our immigration system and therefore Congress should pass "comprehensive" immigration reform.

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Chicago Activist Back in Court in Immigration Case
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Rasmieh Odeh is associate director at the Arab American Action Network in Chicago. She's charged with lying on immigration documents but wants the case dismissed. Odeh, also known as Rasmea Yousef, was released from prison after 10 years in a swap …

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Minister of State Tim Uppal concludes successful trip promoting peaceful pluralism on the international stage
news.gc.ca

Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, on Sunday concluded a trip to the United Kingdom, where he met with UK government officials to highlight Canada’s success in encouraging and embracing peaceful pluralism.

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Lost in America: Visa Program Struggles to Track Missing Foreign Students
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Edge said ICE agents are trying to locate every one of the 6,000 missing students, but acknowledged that “we really have a lot more work to do” to tighten up the student visa program. Despite repeated concerns raised by Congress, federal immigration …

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Why Obama Won't Act on Immigration
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For the last several weeks, in Washington and the nation's immigrant communities, the assumption was that President Obama would circumvent Congress and use his executive power to spare millions of illegal immigrants from deportation by offering them …

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Immigration Policy by Executive Fiat
www.nationalreview.com

Corporate America has allied with groups such as the League of United Latin American Citizens and American Families United to urge the president to push through changes to the legal-immigration system and grant work permits to millions of current …

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