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US Supreme Court backs Trump on travel ban

US Supreme Court backs Trump on travel ban

The 5-4 ruling, with the court's five conservatives in the majority, ends for now a fierce fight in the courts over whether the policy amounted to an unlawful Muslim ban.

Malaysia's scandal-mired Najib hit with travel ban after poll loss

Malaysia's scandal-mired Najib hit with travel ban after poll loss

Malaysia's scandal-ridden former leader Najib Razak was hit with a travel ban Saturday as speculation mounted he was about to flee the country following his shock election loss ...

US Supreme Court appears ready to uphold Trump's travel ban

US Supreme Court appears ready to uphold Trump's travel ban

The US Supreme Court's conservative majority appeared poised to hand President Donald Trump a huge legal victory, signaling on Wednesday it was likely to uphold his contentious travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries.

Trump travel ban should not apply to people with strong US ties: court

Trump travel ban should not apply to people with strong US ties: court

A US appeals court on Friday said President Donald Trump's hotly contested travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries should not be applied to people with strong US ties.

US top court dismisses Hawaii's challenge to Trump travel ban

US top court dismisses Hawaii's challenge to Trump travel ban

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday formally dropped plans to hear the last remaining challenge to an earlier version of President Donald Trump's travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries and a ban on refugees

US judge blocks latest Trump travel restrictions

US judge blocks latest Trump travel restrictions

A US judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's latest bid to impose restrictions on citizens from eight countries entering the United States, which had been set to take effect this week.

Trump appeals travel ban limits to Supreme Court

Trump appeals travel ban limits to Supreme Court

The San Francisco Appeals Court's decision could pave the way for the entry of some 24,000 already-approved refugees beginning September 12.

US federal court deals blow to Trump travel ban

US federal court deals blow to Trump travel ban

It is the latest twist of the legal wrangling touched off by President Donald Trump's ban, first announced in January with little notice and widely criticised as discriminatory against Muslims.

Trump appeals against weakened travel ban ruling

Trump appeals against weakened travel ban ruling

The US Justice Department has asked the Supreme Court to block a federal judge's ruling that exempted grandparents of people living in the United States from President Donald Trump's travel ban.

US judge narrows travel ban in defeat for Trump

US judge narrows travel ban in defeat for Trump

President Donald Trump's temporary ban on travellers from six Muslim-majority countries cannot stop grandparents and other relatives of United States citizens from entering the country, a US judge said on Thursday.

Afghan girls to attend US robotics event after visa U-turn

Afghan girls to attend US robotics event after visa U-turn

A team of Afghan girls who had been denied visas to attend a Washington robotics competition are now allowed to come, organisers said on Wednesday.

Most American voters support limited travel ban

Most American voters support limited travel ban

Six in 10 American voters support the new ban on people from six predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States unless they can show they have a close relative here, according to opinion poll results.