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US Supreme Court hands Trump a victory on immigration detention

US Supreme Court hands Trump a victory on immigration detention

The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed the US government's authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime - potentially even years - after they have completed prison terms for criminal convictions, handing President Donald Trump a victory as he pursues hardline immigration policies.

Swedish activist on trial for deportation protest that stopped flight

Swedish activist on trial for deportation protest that stopped flight

A Swedish woman who live-streamed a protest on a plane at a Swedish airport in a bid to stop the deportation of an Afghan man went on trial Monday for violating air traffic regulations.

Philippines issues new order to expel Australian nun

Philippines issues new order to expel Australian nun

Sister Patricia Fox, 71, has been accused of illegally engaging in political activism as the government cracks down on foreign critics on its soil.

Australian nun who angered Duterte wins stay in deportation

Australian nun who angered Duterte wins stay in deportation

Sister Patricia Fox, 71, was briefly detained in April after Duterte ordered her arrest, accusing her of political activism that violated the rules of her visa.

British PM picks new interior minister after resignation blow

British PM picks new interior minister after resignation blow

Theresa May named Sajid Javid to replace Amber Rudd, who quit the key ministerial post of home secretary late on Sunday for having misled lawmakers over deportation targets for illegal immigrants.

Manila to deport Australian nun who angered Duterte

Manila to deport Australian nun who angered Duterte

The immigration service said it had cancelled the visa of Patricia Fox, who relocated to the Philippines in 1990 as a member of the missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Sion.

Trump govt cancels Obama policy for illegal immigrant families

Trump govt cancels Obama policy for illegal immigrant families

The Trump administration announced on Thursday that it is cancelling an Obama-era policy to allow millions of illegal-immigrant parents of children born in the United States to stay in the country.

Man jailed for 10 years for selling illicit drugs

Man jailed for 10 years for selling illicit drugs

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Yemeni man to 10 years in jail, and imposed a fine of QR200,000 on him for selling and consuming illicit drugs. The court has also ordered his deportation after serving the jail term.

Traveller jailed for 15 years for smuggling hashish

Traveller jailed for 15 years for smuggling hashish

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced an Indian traveller to 15 years in jail, a fine of QR500,000 and subsequent deportation for an attempt to smuggle illicit drugs into the country.

Three-year jail for expat for faking, selling visas

Three-year jail for expat for faking, selling visas

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Nepalese man to three years in jail and subsequent deportation for counterfeiting the application for 33 business visas and selling entry visas for others.

Expat gets three year jail robbery

Expat gets three year jail robbery

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Bangladeshi man to three years in jail and subsequent deportation after being convicted of robbery.

UAE sentences Indian man to 10 years for spying

UAE sentences Indian man to 10 years for spying

A UAE court has sentenced an Indian expat to 10 years in prison followed by deportation for espionage, local press reported on Thursday.