Here are all the border posts South Africa is closing to combat Covid-19

2020-03-16 08:57

Two sea ports, and two-thirds of entry points to South Africa by land, are being closed to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.

New US travel restrictions are still 'Muslim ban' - rights groups

2017-09-26 07:09

US rights groups on Monday pledged to keep fighting the new, open-ended version of President Donald Trump's controversial travel restrictions.

WORLD FOCUS: Floods in India, Trump's travel ban and spotlight on Brazil

News24 takes a quick look at some of the most important events happening across the globe. Like the fact that a Hawaii judge ordered the loosening of Trump's travel ban.

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US travel ban 'truly shameful': Iran foreign minister

2017-06-30 13:41

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says that the new US ban on travellers from six Muslim countries was "truly shameful".

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

2017-06-27 11:26

The Supreme Court is allowing a limited version of President Donald Trump's travel ban to take effect, but much remains murky.

US court maintains block on Trump travel ban

2017-05-26 11:30

A US federal appeals court dealt a fresh setback to President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban, upholding a lower court's decision to block the measure targeting travellers from six Muslim majority countries.

Revised Trump travel ban gets first legal blow

2017-03-11 15:35

President Donald Trump's revamped travel ban is facing its first major legal setback after a federal judge halted enforcement of the directive.

Hawaii cleared to be 1st state to sue over new travel ban

2017-03-09 12:42

A federal judge in Honolulu has cleared the way for Hawaii to become the first state to challenge President Donald Trump's revised travel ban

What makes Trump's revised travel ban different?

2017-03-07 07:00

These are the major changes to President Trump's first immigration order, which was blocked in the courts.

Muhammad Ali Jr detained at US airport because of Muslim name

2017-02-25 09:59

One of boxing legend Muhammad Ali's sons was held for questioning for two hours at a Florida airport upon returning from Jamaica because of his Arabic-sounding name, US media has reported.


Federal court approves part of Trump's latest travel ban

2017-11-14 09:24

A US appeals court has allowed President Donald Trump to proceed with part of the latest version of his travel ban, but it created an exemption for foreigners with American ties.

Ginsburg: Justices felt Trump travel ban 'too restrictive'

2017-07-22 10:07

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the Trump administration was "too restrictive" in deciding what family relationships qualify as close enough to avoid the ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries.

US judge in Hawaii leaves Trump's travel ban rules in place

2017-07-07 11:11

A federal judge in Hawaii has left Trump administration rules in place for a travel ban on citizens from six majority-Muslim countries

Trump travel ban: what comes next?

2017-06-29 10:16

The US Supreme Court's partial reinstatement of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban has immigration lawyers and travelers trying to unpack how exactly the ban will be implemented when it takes effect Thursday.

US appeals court upholds block on Trump travel ban

2017-06-12 19:42

A US appeals court left in place a block on President Donald Trump's travel ban targeting citizens from six Muslim majority nations.

Hawaii judge who blocked travel ban target of threats

2017-03-24 14:24

The FBI says authorities are aware that the federal judge in Hawaii, who ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban, has received threatening messages.

Legal challenges to Trump's travel ban mount from US states

2017-03-10 14:44

Legal challenges against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban mounted as Washington state says it would renew its request to block the executive order and a judge granted Oregon's request to join the case

US needs better leadership to meet challenges: UN

2017-03-08 14:00

The UN human rights chief took has taken aim at US President Donald Trump, saying the country needs better leadership to meet grave challenges like surging xenophobia and religious discrimination.

Trump expected to sign revised travel ban order

2017-03-06 09:25

US President Donald Trump is preparing to sign a revised executive order barring the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries and halting the nation's refugee programme.

Trump travel ban kills surgeon's lifesaving trip to Iran

2017-02-11 15:12

A Houston surgeon has canceled a trip to Iran to perform lifesaving surgeries because of uncertainty over the future of President Donald Trump's refugee and immigration travel ban

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