US ban on spouses’ work visa may hurt H1-B holders: Research

  Washington: A new research study indicates that President Trump’s idea of imposing a work ban on spouses of high-skill visa holders may lead 100,000 people to become jobless which will, in turn, affect employers reports Bloomberg. The regulations for H-1B visas permitting workers from abroad to take up employment opportunities in the US for […]

French gang may have used drones before helicopter prison break

The heavily armed commando gang that helped a notorious gangster escape from a French prison by helicopter on Sunday may have used drones to gather information for the daring breakout. Their hijacked helicopter landed in the one prison courtyard not fitted with anti-aircraft netting, suggesting a well-planned operation and several reconnaissance missions, French authorities said. […]

Over 1,500 Mansarovar Pilgrims From India Stuck In Nepal In Bad Weather

  NEW DELHI: Over 1,500 Indian pilgrims who are undertaking the Kailash-Mansarovar yatra are stranded in Nepal due to heavy rain and bad weather. A man from Andhra Pradesh has died in northwestern Nepal’s Hilsa town. The Indian embassy in Kathmandu is monitoring the situation along the route in Simikot, 423 km from capital Kathmandu. […]

Justin Trudeau Denies Groping Reporter At Music Festival Back In 2000

  OTTAWA: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has responded for the first time to an allegation of sexual misconduct dating back almost two decades, saying he does not recall any “negative interactions” on the day in question. The avowed feminist was asked on Sunday to comment on allegations that he had groped a journalist during […]

Donald Trump interviews Indian-American Amul Thapar for SC justice nominee

US President Donald Trump interviewed Indian-American judge Amul Thapar and three other legal luminaries as potential nominees to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, according to American media reports. If nominated and confirmed by Senate, Thapar will be the first Indian-American to be on the bench of the nine-member apex court. While neither the White […]

Australia Shelves MH370 Memorial After Relatives Protest

Australia Shelves MH370 Memorial After Relatives Protest

  Perth: Plans to erect a memorial honouring the passengers and crew of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 were shelved by Australia on Sunday after protests by relatives of the victims. The final resting place of the Boeing 777, which had 239 people on board when it disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing […]

Only 12 of 23 Supreme Court judges have disclosed their assets

  According to the website, all the judges, who have declared their assets, own some land. It shows that the top two judges don’t own a car. Of the 23 judges presently in the Supreme Court, from a sanctioned strength of 31, only 12 have disclosed their assets on the official website. According to the […]

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