[TOKYO] Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved draft legislation on Friday to open the door to more overseas blue-collar workers in sectors grappling with labour shortages, a controversial...

[SYDNEY] Sydney and its surrounds need to slash immigration by half to counter worsening congestion in Australia's most populous state, politicians said Wednesday...

[NEW YORK] A US judge ordered the government on Friday to pay the costs of reuniting immigrant parents with their children after they were separated by officials at the US-Mexican border.

COMMENTARY

TENSIONS over immigration continue to dominate European politics. In Italy, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, a populist firebrand, is monopolising the public's attention with almost daily...

[LOS ANGELES] A US federal judge on Thursday denied a bid by President Donald Trump's administration to block two California "sanctuary" laws that allow the state to limit its...

[BERLIN] The three parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's shaky coalition government on Thursday rallied around a tougher policy on migration and asylum aimed at placating conservative allies...

EAST LANSING: A global migration avalanche, roiling countries in Europe and producing a rise of far-right nationalism, is pressing America's southern border. President Donald Trump's...

THE BROAD VIEW

THE speed of America's moral descent under Donald Trump is breathtaking. In a matter of months, we've gone from a nation that stood for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness to a...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the US border Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow...

[WASHINGTON] Donald Trump threatened Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe he would ship 25 million Mexicans to his country, one of a series of bizarre missives that jarred fellow leaders at last...